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Section 6.1

Learn more about ABRAHAM LINCOLN

Learn more about TRIANGULATION

Learn more about ERATOSTHENES OF CYRENE

Learn more about JEAN PICARD

Section 6.2

Learn more about SOLVING RIGHT TRIANGLES

Learn more about the LAW OF COSINES

Learn more about STEWART?S THEOREM

Learn more about APOLLONIUS THEOREM

Learn more about PARALLELOGRAM LAW

Learn more about THE GEOMETER?S SKETCHPAD?

Section 6.3

Learn more about FINDING THE AREA OF A TRIANGLE

Learn more about HERON?S FORMULA

Learn more about THE PUZZLET PAGE

Learn more about a HERONIAN TRIANGLE

Learn more about LEONHARD EULER

Learn more about HERON?S FORMULA FOR TETRAHEDRONS

Learn more about HERON OF ALEXANDRIA

Learn more about BRAHMAGUPTA

Learn more about SODDY CIRCLES

Learn more about FREDERICK SODDY

Learn more about an ARBELOS

Learn more about ARCHIMEDES OF SYRACUSE

Learn more about APOLLONIUS OF PERGA

Learn more about PYTHAGORAS OF SAMOS

Learn more about PAPPUS OF ALEXANDRIA

Section 6.4

Learn more about the LAW OF SINES

Learn more about a CIRCUMCIRCLE

Learn more about THE GEOMETER?S SKETCHPAD

Learn more about the LAW OF TANGENTS

Section 6.5

Learn more about the AMBIGUOUS CASE OF THE LAW OF SINES

Learn more about SOLVING OBLIQUE TRIANGLES

Section 6.6

Learn more about VECTORS

Learn more about VECTOR ADDITION BY THE NUMERICAL METHOD

Learn more about AUTOMOBILE-ACCIDENT RECONSTRUCTION

Section 6.7

Learn more about SOLVING OBLIQUE TRIANGLES

Learn more about ANGLES OF ELEVATION AND DEPRESSION

Learn more about APPLICATIONS

Section 6.8

Learn more about the HISTORY OF THE TRIGONOMETRIC FUNCTIONS

Learn more about HIPPARCHUS OF RHODES

Learn more about MENELAUS OF ALEXANDRIA

Learn more about CLAUDIUS PTOLEMY

Learn more about ARYABHATA THE ELDER

Learn more about BHASKARA

Learn more about MOHAMMAD ABU?L-WAFA AL-BUZJANI

Learn more about LEONARDO PISANO FIBONACCI

Learn more about NICOLAUS COPERNICUS

Learn more about GEORG JOACHIM VON LAUCHEN RHETICUS

Learn more about JOHANN M?LLER REGIOMONTANUS

Learn more about EDMUND GUNTER

Learn more about PIERRE H?RIGONE

Learn more about BONAVENTURA FRANCESCO CAVALIERI

Learn more about WILLIAM OUGHTRED

Learn more about FRAN?OIS VI?TE

Learn more about JOHN WALLIS

Learn more about BARTHOLOMEO PITISCUS

Learn more about THALES OF MILETUS

Learn more about THOMAS FINCKE

Learn more about ALBERT GIRARD

Learn more about JONAS MOORE

Learn more about JOHANN BERNOULLI

Learn more about ROGER COTES

Learn more about ABRAHAM DE MOIVRE

Learn more about LEONHARD EULER

Learn more about JOHANN HEINRICH LAMBERT

Learn more about a REFLEX ANGLE

Learn more about an INCLINOMETER

Learn more about THE GEOMETER?S SKETCHPAD