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Interactive Airplane Landing - Application of Trigonometry

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Material Type: Simulation
Date Added to MERLOT: September 17, 2007
Date Modified in MERLOT: July 06, 2011
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Submitter : David Shaheen

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Use principles of trigonometry to calculate the correct angle of decent for an aircraft during an emergency landing on an air strip just long enough for the aircraft. Be careful, an incorrect calculation could put the aircraft in danger.


Keywords:
trigonometry application, interactive, tangent, angle of descent, graphics, aircraft landing, tan, java applet

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Primary Audience: Middle School, High School, College General Ed
Mobile Compatibility: Not specified at this time
Technical Requirements: Flash 7 or later
Language: English
Cost Involved: no Source Code Available: no
Accessiblity Information Available: unsure Copyright: yes
Creative Commons: unsure

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