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Tides and Temperatures - Trig Graphs in Action

Unit 4: Trigonometric Functions
Lesson 5 of 14

Objective: SWBAT use sinusoidal graphs in context to solve problems.

Big Idea: Tides and temperature are periodic, so we can model these scenarios using trigonometric functions.

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