Math Principles for Food Service Occupations / Edition 3

Math Principles for Food Service Occupations / Edition 3

by Robert Haines
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0827366493

ISBN-13: 9780827366497

Pub. Date: 09/28/1995

Publisher: Cengage Learning


This practical and useful book is divided into four sections including review of math fundamentals, math essentials in food preparation, math essentials in food service recordkeeping, and essentials of managerial math. This new edition includes a chapter on computer application and how it can be used in food service application, organized into chapters instead of

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This practical and useful book is divided into four sections including review of math fundamentals, math essentials in food preparation, math essentials in food service recordkeeping, and essentials of managerial math. This new edition includes a chapter on computer application and how it can be used in food service application, organized into chapters instead of units to make it easier to follow, and increased number of problems for further learning.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780827366497
Publisher:
Cengage Learning
Publication date:
09/28/1995
Series:
Food and Hospitality Series
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
363
Product dimensions:
8.00(w) x 9.18(h) x 0.59(d)

Table of Contents


Preface. Acknowledgments. Pretest: Math Skills. REVIEW OF BASIC MATH FUNDAMENTALS. Numerals, Symbols of Operations, and the Mill. Addition, Subtraction, Multiplication, and Division. MATH ESSENTIALS IN FOOD PREPARATION. Weights and Measures. Portion Control. Converting and Yielding Recipes. Production and Baking Formulas. Using the Metric System of Measure. MATH ESSENTIALS IN FOOD SERVICE RECORD KEEPING. Daily Production Reports. Purchasing and Receiving. Using the Calculator. Computer Applications in Food Service Operations. Waiting Tables, Guest Checks, and Tipping. ESSENTIALS OF MANAGERIAL MATH. Daily Cash Reports and Bank Deposits. Recipe and Food Costing. Pricing the Menu. Inventory Procedures. Financial Statements. Personal Taxes and Payroll. Simple and Compound Interest. Posttest: Math Skills. Glossary. Index

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