This Physlet-based simulation, developed to help build proficiency in trigonometry, allows users to practice calculating the tangent value for various right triangles.

This simulation is part of a larger collection of Physlet-based illustrations and tutorials developed for introductory physics.

Please note that this resource requires
Java Applet Plug-in.

<a href="https://www.compadre.org/introphys/items/detail.cfm?ID=9204">Spartalian, Kevork. University of Vermont Physlets: Trigonometric Relations (Tangent). July 7, 2003.</a>

K. Spartalian, University of Vermont Physlets: Trigonometric Relations (Tangent), (2003), <http://www.uvm.edu/~kspartal/Physlets/Calculus/Triangles_Tan_1.html>.

Spartalian, K. (2003, July 7). University of Vermont Physlets: Trigonometric Relations (Tangent). Retrieved May 30, 2020, from http://www.uvm.edu/~kspartal/Physlets/Calculus/Triangles_Tan_1.html

Spartalian, Kevork. University of Vermont Physlets: Trigonometric Relations (Tangent). July 7, 2003. http://www.uvm.edu/~kspartal/Physlets/Calculus/Triangles_Tan_1.html (accessed 30 May 2020).

Spartalian, Kevork. University of Vermont Physlets: Trigonometric Relations (Tangent). 2003. 7 July 2003. 30 May 2020 <http://www.uvm.edu/~kspartal/Physlets/Calculus/Triangles_Tan_1.html>.

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