Referenced to Chenier's Practical Math Dictionary, this book is designed to parallel and enhance any practical math class from general education through college level programs. Many of the math concepts are left out of traditional math books, and are relevant to many different trades, occupations, do-it-yourselfers, home owners, home schools, etc. This book includes testing material, exonomical hands-on projects that simulate industry (use with sticks of wood, chalk lines, flip chart paper, etc.), the answers, and many diferent unique modules for projects, classroom situations, self-study, industry, etc. All are proven in the classroom and on-the-job. Learn drilling tricks, drill and tap charts (English and Metric), drill numbers, American Standard pipe shart, shimming tricks, draw circles with a layout square.
- Illustrative Table of Contents, Basic Math Skills
- Measuring, squaring, leveling techniques.
- Use a water level, transit, plumb bob to level poles, fence posts, your Christmas tree, align and level fences/walls, lay out decks.
- Calculate and lay out angles, stairs, rafters, braces/sides, pipe saddles; one and two point sketching.