It does not
take much observation for one to realize that the people of antiquity
had a quite sophisticated knowledge of trigonometry. Many ancient
architectural structures, for example, exhibit properties that make us
wonder what exactly “the ancients” knew. Your task this week is to
investigate and discuss in detail, anything from antiquity that you
believe or suspect must have required a keen knowledge of trigonometry.
This is a discussion. Initial post must be between 75 to 150 words, but may go longer depending on the topic. Please cite any outside sources.