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ELLIST#74

MATH BASIC SKILLS CH 1- FRACTIONS & DECIMALS

QUESTIONANSWER
A pharmacist is told to give a patient half of the usual dose of 0.25mg. How many milligrams will the patient take? 0.125mg
A recipe for simple syrup requires 2 1/2 lb of sugar. How much sugar is needed if it is available in 5-lb bags? 37.5lb = 8 bags
Express 3/16 as a decimal rounded to the hundredths place. 0.19
Each day, a patient takes 1 1/2 Tylenol tablets 3 times a day, 1 Fiorinol tab, and 2 Vicoden tabs. Each Tylenol tablet has 325mg acetaminophen; each Fiorinol tablet has 325 mg; each Vicoden tablet has 500mg. How many mg is the patient taking each day? 2788mg
Express 1/5 as a decimal. 0.2
Which fraction is smallest? 1/8, 1/7, 1/10, 1/3 1/10
A patient takes 1 1/2 tablets of glyburide 5mg daily. How many milligrams does the patient take daily? 7.5mg
If the pharmacy breaks tablets in half for a patient whose daily dose is half a tablet, how many whole tablets will it take to make a 90-day supply? 45
Each tablet contains 12mg of a drug. If you have 106 mg of that drug, how many tablets can you make? 8
A prescription for Campral 333mg indicates Sig: 2 tab po TID. How many milligrams a day will the patient take? 1998mg
Multiply 1/8 * 3/4 3/32
What type of number or fraction is 6 1/2? mixed number
What type of number or fraction is 5/7? proper fraction
What type of number or fraction is 15/7? improper fraction
What are the two parts of a fraction? numerator and denominator
How can a mixed number be converted to an improper fraction? multiply the denominator and the whole number; add the numerator to the result, which becomes the new numerator and the denominator remains the same
How can an improper fraction be converted to a mixed number? divide the denominator into the numerator; the result becomes the whole number, the remainder becomes the numerator of the fraction, and the denominator remains the same
How is a fraction converted to a decimal? divide the denominator into the numerator
Convert 9/10 to a decimal 0.9
Simplify 9/45 1/5
Convert 5 1/3 to an improper fraction 16/3
Multiply: 1/9 * 1/2 1/18
Divide: 7/8 รท 1/2 7/4 = 1 3/4
What is the Roman numeral i in Arabic numerals? 1
What is the Roman numeral ss in Arabic numerals? 1/2
What is the Roman numeral for 50? L
What is the Roman numeral for 100? C
What is the place value of the digit 3 in 1234.56? tens
What is the place value of the digit in 6 1234.56? hundredths
Created by: pharmtechteach
 

 



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