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Chapter 7: Trigonometric Equations and Identities

In the last two chapters we have used basic definitions and relationships to simplify trigonometric expressions and solve trigonometric equations. In this chapter we will look at more complex relationships. By conducting a deeper study of trigonometric identities we can learn to simplify complicated expressions, allowing us to solve more interesting applications.


  • David Lippman (Pierce College)
  • Melonie Rasmussen (Pierce College)