Gnomon 2 - Shadow Length to a Tangent Graph
- Jerel Welker
- Tangent Function
Use the animate button to rotate the sun around the Gnoman tip (G). The length of the shadow is graph as the function value of the angle in the right hand side. See http://www.geogebratube.org/material/show/id/110940 or http://www.geogebratube.org/student/m110940 for the initial introduction to this animation. Change the height of the Gnome by moving point G up/down to see the change in the graph of the tangent function.
Jerel L. Welker Lincoln Public Schools Lincoln, NE email@example.com