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 Medical Math Objectives

Unit 1

When you have completed this unit, you will be able to do the following:

• Add and subtract whole numbers, decimals, and percentages.
• Multiply and divide whole numbers, fractions, mixed numbers, decimals, and percentages.
• Convert
• Decimals to percentages
• Percentages to decimals

Unit 2

When you have completed this unit, you will be able to do the following:

• Match vocabulary words with their correct meanings.
• State the metric unit of measure used to determine length, distance, weight, and volume.
• Use metric terms to express 100 and 1,000 units of measure.
• Use metric terms to express 0.1, 0.01, and 0.001 units of measure.
• List four basic rules to follow when using the metric system.
• Identify metric measures of length and volume.
• Convert ounces to cubic centimeters/milliliters, pounds to kilograms, and ounces to grams.

Unit 3

When you have completed this unit, you will be able to do the following:

• Recognize time on a 24-hour clock.
• Express 24-hour time/military time verbally and in writing.
• Convert Greenwich time to 24-hour time.

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