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Trigonometry for dummies [electronic resource]. Mary Jane Sterling.

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  • ISBN: 9781118827468 (electronic bk)
  • ISBN: 9781118827574 (electronic bk)
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource
  • Edition: 2.
  • Date Published: 2014.

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Summary, etc.: A plain-English guide to the basics of trigTrigonometry deals with the relationship between the sides and angles of triangles... mostly right triangles. In practical use, trigonometry is a friend to astronomers who use triangulation to measure the distance between stars. Trig also has applications in fields as broad as financial analysis, music theory, biology, medical imaging, cryptology, game development, and seismology.From sines and cosines to logarithms, conic sections, and polynomials, this friendly guide takes the torture out of trigonometry, explaining basic concepts in plain English and offering lots of easy-to-grasp example problems. It also explains the "why" of trigonometry, using real-world examples that illustrate the value of trigonometry in a variety of careers.Tracks to a typical Trigonometry course at the high school or college levelPacked...The EPUB format of this title may not be compatible for use on all handheld devices.
Reproduction Note: Electronic reproduction. New York : For Dummies, 2014. Requires OverDrive Read (file size: N/A KB) or Adobe Digital Editions (file size: 17556 KB) or Adobe Digital Editions (file size: 9407 KB) or Amazon Kindle (file size: N/A KB).
Subject: Nonfiction.
Mathematics.
Genre: Electronic books.

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