Numeracy In Construction

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Season 1, Episode 6 - Multiplication

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This video explains how multiplication skills can be used to calculate wall areas and the size of covering panels to work out how much material needs to be ordered for the job, including an allowance for wastage.
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Season 1, Episode 4 - Calculating Area

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This video explains the basic formula for area and how it can be applied to easily calculate wall area, incorporating length conversions, and calculating the amount of paint needed for the job.
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Season 1, Episode 2 - Calculating Volume

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An understanding of the volume of spaces is an essential skill for construction. This video explains the basic formula for volume and how it can be applied to calculate the amount of concrete needed for a house foundation.
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