This widely used text/workbook teaches the practical mathematics essential the building construction and carpentry trades. The book features short units that begin with a brief explanation of an important math principle followed by straightforward explanations and examples that are worked out in det... more
Based on realistic carpentry problems, including modern construction materials and practices.
Includes integrated coverage of simple 4-function calculator use in solving math problems.
Starts with basic arithmetic operations and progresses to compound problems applied in light-frame construction