Ch 32: MTEL Middle School Math/Science: Solving Trigonometric Equations

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Review the rules for solving trigonometric equations as you study this chapter's educational videos. Offered online, the lessons include quizzes and informational graphics. Use them to get set for the MTEL Middle School Math/Science examination.

MTEL Middle School Math/Science: Solving Trigonometric Equations - Chapter Summary

Improve your proficiency at solving trigonometric equations by studying this chapter's tutorial video lessons. They cover trigonometric identities and equations as well as limited range and notation. You'll also find examples that outline the steps necessary for solving inverse cosine functions and inverse tangent functions. After your review of this chapter, you'll be able to correctly answer any MTEL Middle School Math/Science exam questions dealing with:

  • How to solve trigonometric equations with inverses and identities
  • Solving trigonometric equations for x
  • Properties of inverse functions
  • Working with restricted domains
  • Solving equations that have infinite solutions
  • Writing sinusoidal functions

As you watch these videos, you could become better-prepared for the MTEL Middle School Math/Science examination's questions on trigonometric equations. Available 24/7, the lessons can be conveniently viewed on your laptop, desktop computer or tablet. Make use of the pause, stop and fast forward functions as well as the chapter's worksheets, quizzes and transcripts.

6 Lessons in Chapter 32: MTEL Middle School Math/Science: Solving Trigonometric Equations
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Solve Trigonometric Equations with Identities & Inverses

1. Solve Trigonometric Equations with Identities & Inverses

After watching this video lesson, you will be able to solve trigonometric equations by making use of trigonometric identities and inverses. Learn the steps to take to get to your solution.

How to Solve Trigonometric Equations for X

2. How to Solve Trigonometric Equations for X

Adding trigonometric functions into standard algebra equations adds complexity. Learn how to solve trigonometric equations for x and how to use inverse operations to simplify equations.

Properties of Inverse Trigonometric Functions

3. Properties of Inverse Trigonometric Functions

After watching this video lesson, you will understand why our inverse trigonometric functions have a limited range. Learn what this does. Also learn the notation for these functions.

Solving Trigonometric Equations with Restricted Domains

4. Solving Trigonometric Equations with Restricted Domains

After watching this video lesson, you will be able to find the right answer for a trigonometric equation with a restricted domain. Learn what it means to have a restricted domain and what you need to do to find your answer.

Solving Trigonometric Equations with Infinite Solutions

5. Solving Trigonometric Equations with Infinite Solutions

Watch this video lesson and you will learn that all trigonometric equations have an infinite set of solutions. But you will also see that we can still go ahead and solve our equations and find concrete answers.

Finding the Sinusoidal Function

6. Finding the Sinusoidal Function

After watching this video lesson, you will be able to write a sinusoidal function to represent any wave that you see. Learn what parts of the function make the wave shift up, down, to the left, and to the right.

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