Mathematics for the Trades : A Guided Approach:
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MATHEMATICS FOR THE TRADES: A GUIDED APPROACH, 9/e focuses on the fundamental concepts of arithmetic, algebra, geometry and trigonometry needed by learners in technical trade programs.
A wealth of exercises and applications, coded by trade area, include such trades as machine tool, plumbing, carpentry, electrician, auto mechanic, construction, electronics, metal-working, landscaping, drafting, manufacturing, HVAC, police science, food service, and many other occupational and vocational programs.
The authors interviewed trades workers, apprentices, teachers, and training program directors to ensure realistic problems and applications and added over 100 new exercises to this edition. Geometry, triangle trigonometry, and advanced algebra. For individuals who will need technical math skills to succeed in a wide variety of trades.
Chapter 1: Arithmetic of Whole Numbers
Chapter 2: Fractions
Chapter 3: Decimal Numbers
Chapter 4: Ratio, Proportion and Percent
Chapter 5: Measurement
Chapter 6: Pre-Algebra
Chapter 7: Basic Algebra
Chapter 8: Practical Plane Geometry
Chapter 9: Solid Figures
Chapter 10: Triangle Trigonometry
Chapter 11: Advanced Algebra
Chapter 12: Statistics