Technical Math For Dummies

Technical Math For Dummies

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by Barry Schoenborn, Bradley Simkins
     
 

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Technical Math For Dummies is your one-stop, hands-on guide to acing the math courses you’ll encounter as you work toward getting your degree, certification, or license in the skilled trades.

You’ll get easy-to-follow, plain-English guidance on mathematical formulas and methods that professionals use every day in the automotive, health,

Overview

Technical Math For Dummies is your one-stop, hands-on guide to acing the math courses you’ll encounter as you work toward getting your degree, certification, or license in the skilled trades.

You’ll get easy-to-follow, plain-English guidance on mathematical formulas and methods that professionals use every day in the automotive, health, construction, licensed trades, maintenance, and other trades. You’ll learn how to apply concepts of algebra, geometry, and trigonometry and their formulas related to occupational areas of study. Plus, you’ll find out how to perform basic arithmetic operations and solve word problems as they’re applied to specific trades.

  • Maps to a course commonly required by vocational schools, community and technical college, or for certification in the skilled trades
  • Covers the basic concepts of arithmetic, algebra, geometry, and trigonometry
  • Helps professionals keep pace with job demands

Whether you’re a student currently enrolled in a program or a professional who is already in the work force, Technical Math For Dummies gives you everything you need to improve your math skills and get ahead of the pack.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780470651483
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
06/08/2010
Series:
For Dummies Series
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
Pages:
384
Sales rank:
539,500
File size:
5 MB

Meet the Author

Barry Schoenborn is a technical writer who has worked in many of the trades described in the book.

Bradley Simkins has taught numerous classes and tutored at the Multimedia Math Learning Center at American River College in Sacramento.

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Technical Math For Dummies 3 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 3 reviews.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Exponents are not displayed correctly and headings appeared much too large while some equations were too small to read. I liked the book as a whole, and it helped me understand several concepts that I need for my work. If you are looking for a book with practice problems, this is not it. If a future addition is published, I would like to see hyperlinks to places were you can practice the skills you have learned.
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