## Mathematics for Technologists in Radiology, Nuclear Medicine, and Radiation Therapy |

### Contents

FUNDAMENTAL OPERATIONS | 1 |

SIGNIFICANT FIGURES AND SCIENTIFIC NOTATION | 19 |

BASIC ALGEBRA | 36 |

Copyright | |

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### Common terms and phrases

accuracy activity addition algebraic amount angle antilog application approximately average base beam calculation called cells chapter cm² common consider constant contains coordinates counts curve decay decimal defined denominator dependent derivative determined distance distribution divided division equal equation evaluate Example exponential expression factor Find formula fraction function given graph half-life important independent variable indicated inverse known lead length logarithm mathematical mean measured multiply negative object obtain operations origin outcomes places plotted positive possible probability problems quantity ratio relationship representation represented result right triangle root round scale shown in Fig shows sides significant figures single situation slope solution Solve square standard deviation straight line subtraction tables tion triangle unit usually variable volume write written zero