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Angles of elevation and depression
This simple resource gives a visual demonstration of the meaning of elevation and depression.
|Teaching strategies and pedagogical approaches
|Angle, Depression, Elevation
|Critical and creative thinking
|Strand and focus
|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
Understanding geometric properties (P7)
Understanding units of measurement (P10)
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