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Polygon sine functions?? what is this??

  1. Nov 9, 2015 #1
    Hi!

    I was wondering how I could find the equations for the bottom two functions. I understand that the amplitude is not constant like that in the circular sine function--could someone please help me out?

    Thanks!
     

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  3. Nov 9, 2015 #2

    mathman

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    Both of them can be represented as Fourier series. Sine is special case where there is only one term in the series.
     
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