Maths for Engineers
Routledge – 1999 – 248 pages
This handbook has been designed to bring students up to the level of mathematical competence required for intermediate engineering courses. The authors have considerable combined expertise in diagnostic assessment and the teaching of applied mathematics and this is clearly demonstrated in their coherent and logical writing style.
'Maths for Engineers' covers the mathematical requirements of the GNVQ intermediate mandatory and optional units for engineering. The requirements of the key skill, Application of Number are also met in this essential text, up to and including level 4.
An introduction to mathematics * Using whole and mixed numbers * Ratio, proportion and percentage * An introduction to statistics * Basic techniques of algebra * Space and shape * Graphs * Using graphs * Self-assessment test.