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Trig: Basic Trig Part II Sec, Csc & Cot 315

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  • Type: Video Tutorial
  • Length: 66:53
  • Media: Flash video file
  • Use: Watch Online
  • Access Period: 90 Days
  • Posted: 08/04/2009

This lesson is part of the following series:

Trigonometry (13 Lessons) (13 lessons, $33.66)
Beginning Trigonometry, Sin Cos Tan Sec Csc & Cot (3 lessons, $12.87)

This 67 minute trigonometry lesson follows Lesson 300 Basic Trigonometry Part I to study the 3 reciprocal trig ratios, cosecant (csc), secant (sec) and cotangent (cot) or ctn. Special angles and exact value are also covered. This lesson will show you how to:
- find the reciprocal ratios of an acute angle
- use your calculator with cosecant, secant and cotangent
- use cosecant, secant and cotangent to solve problems
- work with special angles (30, 45 & 60 degrees) and exact values (values obtained without the use of a calculator)

This lesson contains explanations of the concepts and 15 example questions with step by step solutions plus 4 interactive review questions with solutions.

The following lesson will help you with the fundamentals of this lesson:
- 300 Basic Trigonometry Part I (http://www.mindbites.com/lesson/5125)

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Recent Reviews

Jfilip_homepage
Straight forward
09/21/2009
~ jfilip

This lesson was a fairly dry and straight forward review of trig. I hadn't touched trig since high school so it was a great refresher for pre-cal at my university.

Only complaint is that the instructor is a little monotone, but easy to follow and understand.

Jfilip_homepage
Straight forward
09/21/2009
~ jfilip

This lesson was a fairly dry and straight forward review of trig. I hadn't touched trig since high school so it was a great refresher for pre-cal at my university.

Only complaint is that the instructor is a little monotone, but easy to follow and understand.

This 67 minute trigonometry math help lesson covers the three reciprocal trig ratios and exact value special angles
Secant (sec), cosecant (csc), cotangent (cot or ctn)
Special angles and exact value

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