The course will provide a review and progression of the math required in the field of aviation for the varied calculations a technician will be required to make in his perfomance of duties.
Hours: 10 (Lecture Hours: 10)
Admission into the Aircraft Maintenance Technician program.
Mathematics in Aviation Maintenance CAR 566 Appendix C Part 2.24
IMPERIAL AND RELATED UNITS OF MEASURE
1. Calculations including conversions using:
• Length: feet, inches, statute mile, nautical mile
• Velocity: feet/sec., miles/hr, knots
• Weight/mass: pounds, ounces
• Volume: pints, quarts, imperial gallons, U.S. gallons
• Temperature: Fahrenheit, Celsius, Rankine, Calvin
Finding the Least Common Denominator
Addition of Decimal Numbers
Division of Decimal Numbers
Converting Fractions to Decimals
Finding a Number When a Percentage of It Is Known
Division of Positive and Negative Numbers Square Roots
Converting Numbers from Standard Notation to Scientific Notation
Solving for a Variable
Order of Operation for Algebraic Equation
Units of Area
The Binary Number System
Converting Binary Numbers to Decimal Numbers
Converting Decimal Numbers to Binary Numbers
The student upon completion of this course will be able to demonstrate a functional understanding of calculations in binary / imperial / metric and Various units of measure.
Grading System: Percentage
Passing Grade: 70%
Percentage of Individual Work: 100
Textbooks are subject to change. Please contact the bookstore at your local campus for current book lists.