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DRLT205:  MATH FOR DRYWALL/LATHERS


Course Description

This course covers mathematics applications to drywall and lathing trades with specific focus on mathematical processes related to construction. Basic topics include whole numbers, fractions, decimal fractions, ratios, proportions, percentages, areas and volumes. This course has the option of a letter grade or pass/no pass.


Learning Outcomes

  • Apply mathematics such as addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division with whole numbers, decimals, and fractions used on construction projects.
  • calculate perimeter measurements, arc measurements, volume measurements, and weights.


Last modified: November 25, 2014
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