Mastering Math for the Building Trades by James Gerhart

Mastering Math for the Building Trades

byJames Gerhart

Paperback | July 20, 2000

not yet rated|write a review

Pricing and Purchase Info

$33.68 online 
$36.95
Earn 168 plum® points

In stock online

Ships free on orders over $25

Not available in stores

about

Instant answers to any construction-related math question. In the office or out in the field, Mastering Math for the Building Trades, by James Gerhart gives you a perfect tool for accurately performing the calculations required in all the major building trades. Down-to-earth explanations, easy-to-memorize tips and tricks of the trade, worked examples, illustrations and tables make everyday number crunching easier, giving you the step-by-step help you need to complete estimates, meet deadlines, and satisfy new customers. Whether you're an old pro or apprentice...contractor, tradesperson or supplier...whether you're building, repairing, or remodeling...you'll find ready answers for: grading and excavating; concrete and other masonry work; septic systems; fluid mechanics; metal framing; engineered beams; fiber optic cabling; estimating software; floor framing and covering; roofing; finishing interiors; heating and cooling; plumbing; electrical; more!

About The Author

James Gerhart is experienced in residential construction, working for a number of years as a project coordinator. He built his reputation, however, teaching subjects such as math, estimating, scheduling, blueprint reading, and surveying to vocational and construction management studies students.
Eating At Home
Eating At Home

by James B. Gerhart

$28.95

In stock online

Not available in stores

Details & Specs

Title:Mastering Math for the Building TradesFormat:PaperbackDimensions:368 pages, 8 × 5 × 0.77 inPublished:July 20, 2000Publisher:McGraw-Hill EducationLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0071360239

ISBN - 13:9780071360234

Look for similar items by category:

Customer Reviews of Mastering Math for the Building Trades

Reviews

Extra Content

Table of Contents

Math and the building trades.

Measuring tools.

Basic math for estimating.

Grading and excavating math.

Math for concrete & other masonry work.

Math for floor framing & covering.

Math for wall framing.

Roofing math.

Math used for finishing interiors.

Math for heating & cooling.

Plumbing math.

Math for the electrician.

Summary of construction math procedures.

Appendices.