In this course students will practice reading manufacturing blueprints. The instructor will cover: blueprint standards and terminology, how to interpret the information found on a blueprint and dimensioning.
Students in this course will review the proper way to read and use steel rules, micrometers and calipers. The majority of the course will be spent working on understanding fractions and decimals and how to convert measurements between the two. Students will practice adding, subtracting, multiplying, and dividing both fractions and decimals as well as learn how to reduce fractions and recognize equivalent fractions.