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Introduction to the Slope Ratio (Tangent)

Unit 12: Triangle Similarity and Trigonometric Ratios
Lesson 4 of 11

Objective: Students will be able to use similarity and to make sense of the meaning of the slope ratio (tangent ratio).

Big Idea: By drawing several examples of right triangles that satisfy the same slope angle, students develop an understanding of the definition of tangent.

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Math, Geometry, Trigonometry, tangent ratio
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