## Plane [and Spherical] Trigonometry for Colleges and Secondary SchoolsLongmans, Green, and Company, 1908 - Plane trigonometry |

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A+B+C acute angles algebraic centre CHAPTER circumscribing computation construction cosē cosec cosine cotangent deduced definitions denoted derived diedral angle draw equal equation EXAMPLES expression figure formulas geometry height Hence hypotenuse included angle inscribed circle intersection isosceles triangle law of cosines law of sines length logarithms M₁ method negative NOTE number of degrees number of sides OP₁ opposite perpendicular Plane Trigonometry polar triangle pole positive angles quadrant QUESTIONS AND EXERCISES radian measure radius regular polygon relations respectively revolving right angles right-angled triangle secē secant Show shown sides and angles sinē sine solid angle Solve ABC sphere spherical angle spherical degrees spherical excess spherical polygon spherical triangle spherical trigonometry subtended tanē tangent terminal line tower triangle ABC triedral trigono trigonometric functions trigonometric ratios whole number

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