AMT 110 - Aviation Math

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)

 

Prerequisite:
None

 

Non-Course Prerequisite:
Admission into the Aircraft Maintenance Technician program.

 

Co-requisites:
None

 

Course Content:
Mathematics in Aviation Maintenance CAR 566 Appendix C Part 2.24
IMPERIAL AND RELATED UNITS OF MEASURE
Perform:
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
Calculate:
Whole Numbers
Fractions
Finding the Least Common Denominator
Mixed Numbers
Addition of Decimal Numbers
Division of Decimal Numbers
Converting Fractions to Decimals
Discuss:
Aviation Applications
Calculate:
Solving Proportions
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
Triangle
Circle
Units of Area
Trigonometric Functions
Pythagorean Theorem
The Binary Number System
Place Values
Converting Binary Numbers to Decimal Numbers
Converting Decimal Numbers to Binary Numbers

 

Learning Outcomes:
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:
Textbooks are subject to change. Please contact the bookstore at your local campus for current book lists.