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|Paul M. Price|
|A calculation utility program for Mac or Windows, designed to answer questions written as equations made up of numbers, units (a unit is a quantity in terms of which the magnitudes of other quantities of the same type can be stated), precision, and operators. For example: How many acres are in a field that measures 1.2 miles by 80 feet pm 1 foot? UnitMath's answer: 1.2 mile * (80 feet pm foot) as acres is approx. (11.01 to 12.27) acres. Examples include rainfall, amount of Earth's air, geosynchronous orbit, perfect water temperature, pyramids with 4 sides, spherical tank volume, tire pressure, and global extremes.|
|Levels:||High School (9-12)|
|Resource Types:||Calculators, Topic Tools Miscellaneous|
|Math Topics:||Terms/Units of Measure|
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