Shop Mathematics Course

Course Outline

Introduction

This course provides comprehensive coverage on shop mathematics. Participants will learn a variety of mathematical functions that apply in the shop and/or inspection areas.

Course Length

16 Hours
20 Hours (if Testing included)

Course Materials

Shop Math by Gary K. Griffith

General Outline
  • FRACTIONS
    Addition
    Subtraction
    Multiplication
    Division
  • DECIMALS
    Working with Decimals
    Addition
    Subtraction
    Multiplication
    Division
  • CIRCLES
    Radii
    Diameters
    Circumference
  • AREAS
    Squares
    Rectangles
    Circles
    Triangles
  • VOLUMES
    Cubes
    Rectangular Solids
    Spheres
    Triangular Solids
  • RIGHT TRIANGLE SOLUTIONS
    Applications
    Angles
    Using Sides
    Using a Side & Angle
  • OBLIQUE TRIANGLE SOLUTIONS
    Angles
    Sides
    Side & Angle
  • TAPERS
    Applications
    Per Side
    Included angles
    Per inch / foot
  • RATIOS
    Applications
    Computations
  • THE REAL NUMBER LINE
    Applications
    Magnitude
    Distance
    Working with negative numbers
  • TEMPERATURES
    Conversion
  • METRIC MEASURES
    Lengths / Weights / Volumes
    Metric/English Conversions
  • CARTESIAN COORDINATE SYSTEM
    Applications
    Angles
    Quadrants
    Plotting values