In the medical world, the most beneficial drug can be rendered worthless or dangerous if the veterinarian or animal health technician does not accurately calculate the dose. As many medical professionals can testify, having superficial knowledge of foundational math can be dangerous as it often fails in the crisis situation of an emergency.
The key to becoming competent in these situations is through routine practice of the concepts we will discuss in this module. In this module you will be exposed to many of the common mathematical calculations that technicians use on a daily basis, such as conversions, percentage calculations and dosage calculations.
Now that you’ve taken some time to review the Math Modules above, please complete the following quizzes to identify where you may need to do some additional preparation.
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Further Learning in Math
Looking for some extra resources or help as you get ready to start your program? Here are a few additional resources to keep you going.