Tangent (Trigonometry): A Real-Life Example (From Architecture and Construction)

• This article is made for middle/high school students and their teachers to show how tangents (trigonometry) are used in real life.

• Trigonometry, and tangents in particular, are widely used in architecture, construction, agriculture, astronomy, medicine, and other fields.

• This article explains the practical applications of tangent and includes a detailed case study from the field of architecture and construction.