ERIC Number: ED239050
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1983-Nov
Unified Technical Concepts. Math for Technicians.
Center for Occupational Research and Development, Inc., Waco, TX.
Unified Technical Concepts (UTC) is a modular system for teaching applied physics in two-year postsecondary technician programs. This UTC classroom textbook, consisting of 10 chapters, deals with mathematical concepts as they apply to the study of physics. Addressed in the individual chapters of the text are the following topics: angles and triangles; vectors and scalars; reading and drawing graphs; logarithms and exponents, precision, accuracy, and measurements; laboratory notebook preparation; and sinusoidal waves. Each chapter contains instructional objectives, instructional text, a summary, a list of references, and review questions. (MN)
Descriptors: Behavioral Objectives, Exponents (Mathematics), Geometric Concepts, Graphs, Laboratory Procedures, Logarithms, Mathematical Applications, Mathematical Concepts, Mathematical Formulas, Mathematics, Measurement, Physics, Postsecondary Education, Secondary Education, Technical Education, Vectors (Mathematics)
Center for Occupational Research and Development, 601C Lake Air Drive, Waco, TX 76710 ($22.50).
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Learner
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Center for Occupational Research and Development, Inc., Waco, TX.
Note: For related documents, see ED 190 746-761, CE 037 874, and CE 038 059-060.