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What type math of math do you use in the fied and how do you use it?
I've been looking it up on line and I can't seem to find a detail explanation. I only know that Statistics is used and fractions; So will you please give me information on how these types of math are used and if there are other types mathmatical equations used.

Thank you! :)

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Nancygray2

Asked by Nancygray2 at 10:31 PM on Sep. 12, 2010 in Diet & Fitness

Level 10 (389 Credits)
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  • Good question... I dont know. I looked it up and it just states that mathematics is utilized...
    35yoamom

    Answer by 35yoamom at 11:21 PM on Sep. 14, 2010

  • most of what i've found and used so far has been algebra.

    you have algebraic equations to find out how many calories you need, or burn, or how much of a given macronutrient you need to fit your energy needs etc.

    i've not got my degree yet though...
    mckomet

    Answer by mckomet at 12:23 AM on Sep. 18, 2010

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