What is the Angles & Shapes - Trigonometry Program?

The Angles & Shapes - Trigonometry Program is a specialized branch of mathematics education that focuses on the study of triangles, the relationships between their angles, and the measurement of geometric shapes.

Why is Trigonometry Important?

Trigonometry is essential because it develops spatial awareness, analytical skills, and the ability to apply mathematics to solve real-world problems. It's fundamental in fields such as physics, engineering, architecture, and even computer graphics.

What does the Angles & Shapes - Trigonometry Curriculum Include?

The Angles & Shapes - Trigonometry Program Curriculum typically includes the following topics:

Right Triangles & Trigonometry:

- Ratios in right triangles
- Introduction to trigonometric ratios
- Solving for sides and angles in right triangles
- Sine and cosine of complementary angles
- Modeling with right triangles
- The reciprocal trigonometric ratios

Trigonometric Functions:

- Unit circle introduction
- Radians and degree measure
- The Pythagorean identity
- Special trigonometric values in the first quadrant
- Trigonometric values on the unit circle
- Graphs of sine, cosine, and tangent functions
- Amplitude, midline, and period of trigonometric functions
- Transforming sinusoidal graphs

Non-Right Triangles & Trigonometry:

- Law of sines
- Law of cosines
- Solving general triangles

Trigonometric Equations and Identities:

- Inverse trigonometric functions
- Sinusoidal equations and models
- Angle addition identities
- Using trigonometric identities
- Challenging trigonometry problems

This curriculum is designed to provide students with a thorough understanding of trigonometry, preparing them for further study in mathematics and applications in various fields

How do the Tutors at the Tutoring Institute approach Angles & Shapes - Trigonometry for Young Learners?

The Tutors at the Tutoring Institute offer personalized tutoring with a custom proprietary platform and whiteboard. Tutors, often former educators, adapt their teaching to each student's learning style, ensuring a thorough understanding of trigonometry.

What Outcomes Can Parents Expect from the Angles & Shapes - Trigonometry Program?

Parents can expect their children to gain a strong foundation in trigonometry, which is crucial for higher-level mathematics and STEM careers. Students will develop problem-solving skills and an understanding of the mathematical principles that shape our world.