What is “sin A”

What is “sin A” concretely ?

1. Draw a circle (diameter 1)
2. Connect any 3 points on the circle to form a triangle of angles A, B, C.
3. The length of sides opposite A, B, C are sin A, sin B, sin C, respectively.

Proof:
By Sine Rule:

\frac{a}{sin A} = \frac{b}{sin B} =\frac{c}{sin C} = 2R = 1
where sides a,b,c opposite angles A, B, C respectively.
a = sin A
b = sin B
c = sin C

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