A brief description of the concepts is provided in each box. Many questions utilize charts, diagrams, photographs and data included in the module. In most questions students are expected to reach conclusions based on the figures and data.

Graphic from Module Mathematics (ATPI)
Investigation #1 - The Metric System and Angular Measurement
  • Powers of ten notation, including use of metric prefixes and conversions within the metric system
  • Simple metric measurements
  • A question based on a photograph of a metric stick
  • Conversion exercises between metric and English systems.
  • Introduction to angular measurement and the protractor
  • Introduction to the concept of apparent angular size
  • Basics of the horizon system
Other Mathematics Modules:
#21 (APTI)| #15 (IAS)

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