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Architects: Who uses Trigonometry?

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Architects: Who uses Trigonometry?

  1. 1. ARCHITECT WHO USES TRIGONOMETRY? 1Wednesday, March 26, 14
  2. 2. For this project, I chose to do internet research how Trigonometry applies to an Architect because I have an interest in that career. 2Wednesday, March 26, 14
  3. 3. To become an Architect... Some special and required classes include:Physics,Trigonometry, Geometry, Pre-Calculus and Calculus,Engineering, 3D-Design,Drawing,Technology,Hands on activities, Architectural Theory,and Architectural Design. Before anyone can become a licensed Architect, they must work for three years as an apprentice of a licensed Architect. All Architects have passed the Architect Registration Examination (ARE) First, get at least you 5-year bachelors degree in Architecture. 3Wednesday, March 26, 14
  4. 4. Potential Average Salary Self-owned experienced Architects:Up to 300,000 a year Architect Interns: 35,000 - 60,000 a year Beginning Architects:55,000 - 120,000 a year but, the median is 73,000 4Wednesday, March 26, 14
  5. 5. What does an Architect Do? Bring in business Negotiate contracts Work as consultants Produce blueprints Oversee the construction process Keep financial accounts Responsible for building safety Finishing on time Finishing within budget Bill people 5Wednesday, March 26, 14
  6. 6. When do Architects use Trigonometry? You can see Trigonometry in Architecture EVERYWHERE. 6Wednesday, March 26, 14
  7. 7. Arches 7Wednesday, March 26, 14
  8. 8. Domes 8Wednesday, March 26, 14
  9. 9. Support Beams 9Wednesday, March 26, 14
  10. 10. Suspension Bridges 10Wednesday, March 26, 14
  11. 11. Roller costars 11Wednesday, March 26, 14
  12. 12. When do Architects use Trigonometry? By using trigonometry an Architect can express the shapes and forms of a structure to his exact specifications and they can be produced by any contractor. To ensure the stability of a structure Architects must use trigonometry,calculating exact angles and distances and how much of a material is needed for a specific job. 12Wednesday, March 26, 14
  13. 13. Future Demand As you can see, employment is expected to grow by 18.6%, from 2010, by 2020. That’s 500 average annual openings! But there is one thing to keep in mind if one wants to be an Architect, its all about the in the location you work. 13Wednesday, March 26, 14
  14. 14. Job Postings 14Wednesday, March 26, 14
  15. 15. Sources: http://www.ask.com/question/how-do-architects-use- trigonometry http://prezi.com/gvlz8irzfmrx/architecture-and- trigonometry/ https://sites.google.com/a/scienceleadership.org/ trig_identities/home/real-world-applications 15Wednesday, March 26, 14

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