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Year 12 Unit 3
This practical application allows students to demonstrate their understanding, problem solving and reasoning in the context of using trigonometric ratios to identify whether playground equipment meets Australian Standards and safety guidelines. Students will need to use the mathematical thinking process throughout this assessment*.
Syllabus Dot Points:
3.2.14 work with the concepts of angle of elevation and angle of depression
3.2.15 apply the cosine and sine ratios to determine unknown angles and sides in right-angled triangles
3.2.16 solve problems involving trigonometric ratios in practical two-dimensional views