This correspondence course in mathematics is prepared and designed to help the student learn the basic mathematics necessary for a thorough understanding of the engineering principles upon which all shipboard equipment is based. The text is arranged in workbook fashion which provides a permanent record of the method of solution to problems. The course is divided into six separate sections which review: (1) addition, subtraction, multiplication and division of whole numbers; (2) excercises in fractions, tolerance and limits and complex fractions; (3) the use of decimals and conversion of decimals to fractions; (4) percent and the efficieny of machines; (5) ratio and proportion, levers and hydraulic pistons; and (6) powers and roots.

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    NMU Upgrading and Retraining School

    346 West 17th Street
    New York, NY  United States  10011
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  • Pagination: 136 p.

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  • Accession Number: 00138717
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: NMU Upgrading and Retraining School
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Dec 15 1976 12:00AM