Math on the Job
Keeping People HealthyUnknown - 2016
A patient's infected insect bite has doubled in size overnight. Can math help you determine an effective treatment? This exciting book makes you a math problem solver by putting you into situations faced by people who work in health care. Math is an important part of the job for medical doctors, registered nurses, and nutritionists. Three exciting stories lead to problems you must solve using math. A toolbox section helps take you through similar examples and provides math exercises you can do that will help give you a better understanding of how to solve the problems in the story.
Audience: Grades 4 to 6.
Publisher: St. Catharines, Ontario : Crabtree Publishing, 
Copyright Date: ©2016
Branch Call Number: J 610 Wun
Characteristics: 32 pages : colour illustrations ; 26 cm.
Alternative Title: Keeping people healthy