Math and Nursing
* My field of study in nursing. Nurses play a vital role in helping doctors care for patients in a variety of settings. In the field of nursing, mathematics is a crucial part of care giving. * Nurses have to use a variety of math concepts on their job everyday. Nurses must have a great knowledge of math to ensure that patients get the correct amount of medication, food and proper care. * The role a nurse plays in healthcare is vital and there is no room for mistakes when it comes to knowing and using math skills. It could be the difference between life and death. * Nurses have to be familiar with statistics when needing to know the side effects of medications and to counsel patients when giving a diagnosis. It is helpful to know statistics of diseases and what a persons outcome may be. * On a daily basis, nurses use algebra when reading charts, calculating medication doses, and reading lab results. * The metric system is most commonly used in the field of nursing. Nurses must be able to convert the metric system to Imperial and U.S. measurements. (Glydon, 2012).

* A nurse must be able to translate a doctor’s orders given in g, mcg, kg or min. He or she also must calculate these measurements into milligrams per hour to dispense. These measurements are used to test blood, urine, take vital signs and record intake and output of fluids. * For example: Dilantin, 0.1 g, is ordered to be given through a tube. Dilantin
is available as 30 mg / 5 mL. How much would I, the nurse, give the patient? Using this
formula below for calculating volume, I found that I would give the patient 16.7 mL.

Ordered|
Have|
| x Volume| = Y (Liquid)|
I would need to convert 0.1 g to mg
0.1 g x 1,000 = 100 mg
100 mg|
30 mg|
| x 5 mL| = 16.7 mL (Haigh, 2011). |...

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Defence Policy over the Past 40 Years
Hugh White
The serious academic study of Australian defence policy can be said to have
begun with the publication of a book by the SDSC’s founder, Tom Millar, in
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By Adonis Chigeza
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Task A
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2. Interpolation: y = -3.43
Extrapolation: y = -8.23
Task B
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