Formulas at Work can be used to practice numeracy skills using actual construction situations. This publication takes a unique approach by using a combination of photographs and diagrams to set up and solve math problems involving area, volume and right-angle triangles. Posters, included with the resource, give steps to setting up and solving problems, and provide construction-related examples.
A good resource for pre-appenticeship and in a construction apprenticeship.
Instructors can order a class set for students.
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