How Do Construction Workers Use Math?

By Staff WriterLast Updated Apr 9, 2020 6:58:22 AM ET
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Construction workers must use math in a variety of ways while practicing their trade, including taking measurements, converting quantities and solving equations. While it is not necessary for construction workers to have an advanced education, they must be comfortable with basic mathematics and capable of performing several simple operations. Construction workers must be able to add, subtract, divide and multiply as well as work with fractions.