Algebra Fundamentals for Ultrasound Techs

A Student’s Guide

by Y.S. Eastwood



Book Details

Language : English
Publication Date : 2/25/2013

Format : E-Book
Dimensions : N/A
Page Count : 62
ISBN : 9781475976090
Format : Softcover
Dimensions : 8.25x11
Page Count : 62
ISBN : 9781475976106

About the Book

Anyone who wants to become an ultrasound technologist knows that understanding algebra and how it serves as a foundation for physics is a top priority.

In this compact guidebook, a longtime teacher who has helped many students provides clear explanations and analysis to help you land your dream job.

Even if you struggle with learning what everyone else seems to understand about math, don’t despair. Take proactive steps to understand algebra fundamentals by referring to this guide, which offers answers to numerous questions and specific guidance, such as

how exponents make multiplication easy;
how to calculate in mathematics using scientific notation;
how equations, relationships and graphics can help you;
how fractions, decimals, and percentages work; and
how variables in equations can be solved.

The guidebook includes practice problems, easy-to-follow explanations, answer keys, and a glossary defining key terms. Stop living in fear, and start seeking good employment. It begins with unraveling the mysteries of algebra.

About the Author

Y. S. Eastwood is a teacher who graduated cum laude from the University of Maryland with a bachelor’s degree in government and politics.  She is a member of Phi Sigma Alpha.  She has been a teacher for more than fifteen years in the public school system and holds credentials in mathematics, the English language arts, and the social sciences.  A mother of two children, she currently lives in California.