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Angles of elevation and depression

This simple resource gives a visual demonstration of the meaning of elevation and depression.

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Year level(s) Year 10
Audience Teacher
Purpose Teaching resource
Teaching strategies and pedagogical approaches Explicit teaching
Keywords Angle, Depression, Elevation

Curriculum alignment

Curriculum connections Critical and creative thinking
Strand and focus Space
Topics Pythagoras and trigonometry
AC: Mathematics (V9.0) content descriptions

Solve practical problems applying Pythagoras' theorem and trigonometry of right-angled triangles, including problems involving direction and angles of elevation and depression

Numeracy progression Understanding geometric properties (P7)
Understanding units of measurement (P10)

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