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Veterinary Nursing Key Mathematical Concepts: Getting Started

Apply key mathematical concepts to successfully complete routine calculations required by veterinary nurses

Handy Tables

table of the metric system units and symbols

Brown, R 2012, Week 3 BVN111 Mathematical concepts, modified Meg Dietze, Theory notes, NMIT, Melbourne, VIC.

table: standard unit size variations

Brown, R 2012, Week 3 BVN111 Mathematical concepts, modified Meg Dietze, Theory notes, NMIT, Melbourne, VIC.

Metric System - Text-based Tutorials With Quizzes

Online Tools

Video - Converting Between Metric Units

This video provides several examples of converting between different metric units of measure.

Powerpoint Slides

Powerpoint slides describing metric system, conversions, dosage calculations and solutions

These slides accompany book + cd-rom Fundamentals of Pharmacology for Veterinary Technicians by Janet Amundson
Romich (see Helpful Books box at left).

Slides 2-9 cover metric system and conversions.

Video - Percentages