# CTE Resource Center - Verso - Respiratory Therapy II Task 1423769728

# Describe mathematical units of measure in respiratory care.

## Definition

Description should cite base and derived units of scientific systems of measurement to include
• conversion factors
• units of measurement
• solutions and dilutions
• tank factors
• gas laws.

## Process/Skill Questions

• What are the basic units of measurement?
• How do units relate to the decimal system?

## Mathematics

### A.1

The student will
1. represent verbal quantitative situations algebraically; and
2. evaluate algebraic expressions for given replacement values of the variables.

### A.4

The student will solve
1. multistep linear and quadratic equations in one variables algebraically;
2. quadratic equations in one variables algebraically;
3. literal equations for a specified variable;
4. systems of two linear equations in two variables algebraically and graphically; and
5. practical problems involving equations and systems of equations.

### AII.3

The student will solve
1. absolute value linear equations and inequalities;
2. quadratic equations over the set of complex numbers;
3. equations containing rational algebraic expressions; and