HSG-SRT.C.8

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- HSG-SRT.C.6Understand that by similarity, side ratios in right triangles are properties of the angles in the triangle, leading to definitions of trigonometric ratios for acute angles.
- HSG-SRT.C.7Explain and use the relationship between the sine and cosine of complementary angles.
- HSG-SRT.C.8Use trigonometric ratios and the Pythagorean Theorem to solve right triangles in applied problems.*

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## HSG-SRT.C.8

## Use trigonometric ratios and the Pythagorean Theorem to solve right triangles in applied problems.*

43 Lesson(s)

### NPR Car Talk Problem - Day 1 of 2

12th Grade Math »
Unit: Trigonometric Functions

12th Grade Math »
Unit: Trigonometric Functions

Big Idea:

#### This problem from NPR's Car Talk is engaging, challenging, and mathematically rich!

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### NPR Car Talk Problem - Day 2 of 2

12th Grade Math »
Unit: Trigonometric Functions

12th Grade Math »
Unit: Trigonometric Functions

Big Idea:

#### This problem from NPR's Car Talk is engaging, challenging, and mathematically rich!

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### Final Exam Review Stations (Day 1 of 3)

12th Grade Math »
Unit: Review

12th Grade Math »
Unit: Review

Big Idea:

#### Students review by working through various stations at their own pace and receive immediate feedback on their work.

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Big Idea:

#### How do I even start this problem?! Give your students tools to help make sense of and work with trig problems.

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### Reviewing the Pythagorean Theorem

Geometry »
Unit: Area Relationships

Geometry »
Unit: Area Relationships

Big Idea:

#### The focus is on student questions as we review homework and summarize with notes.

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### Formalizing Properties Known Informally

12th Grade Math »
Unit: Trigonometric Identities

12th Grade Math »
Unit: Trigonometric Identities

Big Idea:

#### How can I find the value of other trigonometric functions if I only know one or two values?

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### Problem Solving with Triangles

12th Grade Math »
Unit: Solving Problems Involving Triangles

12th Grade Math »
Unit: Solving Problems Involving Triangles

Big Idea:

#### What is the most efficient way to solve problems involving triangles?

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### Clinometer Project (Day 1 of 2)

12th Grade Math »
Unit: Fundamentals of Trigonometry

12th Grade Math »
Unit: Fundamentals of Trigonometry

Big Idea:

#### Students build clinometers in preparation for indirectly measuring the height of objects that we would not normally be able to measure.

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### Solving Triangles with Trigonometry

Geometry »
Unit: Introduction to Trigonometry

Geometry »
Unit: Introduction to Trigonometry

Big Idea:

#### Students refine their strategies for applying trigonometric relationships. Now we see trigonometry from every side—and angle!

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### Riding a Ferris Wheel - Day 2 of 2

12th Grade Math »
Unit: Trigonometric Functions

12th Grade Math »
Unit: Trigonometric Functions

Big Idea:

#### Make the transition from the Ferris wheel problem to the unit circle.

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### Pythagorean Theorem Unit Assessment

Geometry »
Unit: The Pythagorean Theorem

Geometry »
Unit: The Pythagorean Theorem

Big Idea:

#### In this unit assessment, students will work through leveled problems that will allow them to demonstrate varying levels of mastery.

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### Finding Angle Measurements Using Trig

Geometry »
Unit: Right Triangle Trigonometry

Geometry »
Unit: Right Triangle Trigonometry

Big Idea:

#### Students put their knowledge of trig to work solving problems and proving hypotheses involving angles.

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### Solve Real World Problems with Clinometers

Geometry »
Unit: Triangle Similarity and Trigonometric Ratios

Geometry »
Unit: Triangle Similarity and Trigonometric Ratios

Big Idea:

#### By using clinometers, students will be able to collect data to determine the height of hard-to-measure objects around the campus.

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### Trig Jeopardy

12th Grade Math »
Unit: Fundamentals of Trigonometry

12th Grade Math »
Unit: Fundamentals of Trigonometry

Big Idea:

#### Student teams get very competitive as they fight to be the winners of Trig Jeopardy.

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### More on Finding Lengths of Segments

Geometry »
Unit: Right Triangle Trigonometry

Geometry »
Unit: Right Triangle Trigonometry

Big Idea:

#### Students continue to apply trig functions, while also learning about the relationship between the sine and cosine of complementary angles.

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