Trigonometry

Natasha Maurits*

*Corresponding author for this work

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Abstract

After reading this chapter you know:
what the three main trigonometric ratios are and how they can be calculated,

how to express angles in degrees and radians,

how to sketch the three main trigonometric functions,

how to sketch functions of the form A sin(Bx + C) + D and how to interpret A, B, C and D,

what Fourier (or spectral or harmonic) analysis is and

how Fourier analysis is used in real-life examples.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationMath for Scientists
Subtitle of host publicationRefreshing the Essentials
PublisherSpringer International Publishing
Chapter3
Pages61-97
Number of pages37
ISBN (Electronic)9783319573540
ISBN (Print)9783319573533
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 26-Aug-2017

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