Civil Engineering

By:Kennedy Ubinger

To be a Civil Engineer you need to know many math qualities.  You need to know:

The Real Number System-  You have to measure the lengths of beams for bridges as shown in the picture below

Bridge measurments

Geometric Properties-  You need to know geometric properties to decide on shapes of bridges as well as the correct angle measurements of them

Pythagorean theorem-  You need to know how to use the Pythagorean theorem to find the measurements of the hypotenuse on a triangle.  On many bridges there are lots of triangles.

This bridge has many triangles

Math is used in many jobs and civil engineering is one of them

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