Algebra II Module 2, Topic A, Lesson 6

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Student Outcomes

  • Students define the tangent function and understand the historic reason for its name.
  • Students use special triangles to determine geometrically the values of the tangent function for 30°, 45°, and 60°.

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F.TF.2 Explain how the unit circle in the coordinate plane enables the extension of trigonometric...

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