## What is a triangular wave?

A triangular wave is a non-sinusoidal waveform named for its triangular shape. It is a periodic, piecewise linear, continuous real function. Its domain is typically the set of all real numbers, and its image (range) is usually the set of all non-negative real numbers given by y = f(x). However, it can also take negative values, or even complex values.

## How can a triangular wave be generated?

There are many ways to generate a triangular wave. One way is to use an electronic oscillator. Another way is to use a mechanical oscillator. We will discuss both methods in this section.

### Using a function generator

A function generator is an electronic device that can generate various types of electrical waveforms over a wide range of frequencies. These waveforms can be either repetitive or single-shot (one-time) in nature. Some function generators can also generate noise signals. Function generators are often used in the development, testing, and repair of electronic equipment.

One way to generate a triangular wave is to use a function generator. To do this, you will need to set the function generator to produce a square wave output. Then, you will need to connect the function generator output to an integrator circuit. The integrator circuit will convert the square wave into a triangular wave.

### Using an oscilloscope

An oscilloscope can be used to create a triangular wave. To do this, simply set the oscilloscope to the desired frequency and then select the triangular wave option.

## What are the applications of a triangular wave?

A triangular wave is a non-sinusoidal waveform with a triangle-like shape.It is generated by connecting two opposite corners of a periodic rectangle wave.The basic properties of a triangular wave can be modified by adding or multiplying the waveform with a DC offset,bending the sides of the triangle,or varying the duty cycle.

Applications:

1)sound generation

2)signal conditioning

3) communication systems

4) power amplifiers

5)function generators

6)sweep generators