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  • 07:26 Popular Careers using maths: Bartender

    Careers using maths: Bartender

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    This footage shows how a bar tender working in a trendy Manchester bar needs to have a working knowledge of estimating in order to prepare drinks both safely and quickly. The interviewee is intelligent and articulate, loves his job and has won awards for

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  • 04:52 Popular Careers using maths: Builder

    Careers using maths: Builder

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    This footage shows the owner of a building firm out on site with some of his workers. By his own admittance he did not see the relevance of the mathematics he learnt at school but uses it every day of his working life. He would like to encourage his own c

  • 07:15 Popular Careers using maths: Fashion Designer

    Careers using maths: Fashion Designer

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    This video shows a designer working on t shirts and includes shots of the timing involved in the printing process as well as reference to costing, profits, tax and pattern cutting. It could be used as an example of aspects involved in creating and sustain

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  • 05:49 Popular Careers using maths: Hairdresser

    Careers using maths: Hairdresser

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    Using footage taken at Toni and Guy Hairdressers in Manchester the interviewee describes how important a working knowledge of mathematics is in the world of hairdressing from the angle of the cuts through to taking payments at the till for products, cuts

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  • 08:28 Popular Careers using maths: Pharmacist

    Careers using maths: Pharmacist

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    This footage was filmed at Boots the Chemist on market Street in Manchester and shows a pharmacist at work carrying out various duties such as making up prescriptions for patients. The Pharmacist has a very important job as s/he has to check that the dosa

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  • 01:47 Popular Career using maths: Bomb disposal expect

    Career using maths: Bomb disposal expect

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  • 03:02 Popular Maths in the workplace: Costume designer

    Maths in the workplace: Costume designer

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  • 01:36 Popular Career using maths: Consultant assessing risk in banking

    Career using maths: Consultant assessing risk in banking

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  • 03:58 Popular Career using maths: Research scientist at the Institute of Food Research

    Career using maths: Research scientist at the Institute of Food Research

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  • 02:04 Popular Career using maths: Research meteorologist

    Career using maths: Research meteorologist

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  • 14:45 Popular Weather Forecasting

    Weather Forecasting

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    What does the weather have to do with maths – an insight into just how much maths is used when deciding whether or not to take the umbrella. Taken from "What's the point" DVD.

  • 16:11 Popular Pushing the limits

    Pushing the limits

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    Follows the story to break the world land speed record in a vehicle powered by diesel tractor engines! Taken from "What's the point" DVD.

  • 13:56 Popular From concept to construction

    From concept to construction

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    A look at the maths involved in the planning and construction of modern high-rise buildings in London. Taken from "What's the point" DVD.

  • 02:33 Popular NCETM | Using solar panels

    NCETM | Using solar panels

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    Overview:Matt Hobby works for the National Centre for Atmospheric Science. His role is to design and develop instrumentation and to build prototypes. One of the devices he deals with is an automatic weather station. These are often installed in remote pla

  • 01:49 Popular NCETM: Price comparison

    NCETM: Price comparison

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    Overview:The company, EDF, is one of the largest energy suppliers in Europe with 5M customers. In this clip customers want telephone operator Will, to give them a price comparison with their existing company. He uses of a formula where a higher rate is ch

  • 03:56 Popular NCETM   Checking A Ship Is On Course

    NCETM Checking A Ship Is On Course

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    Overview:Thomas McAuley is Navigation Officer on the P & O ferry Pride of Hull. He discusses the importance of mathematics for anyone wishing to work as a pilot on a ship. In this clip, he demonstrates how he uses a fixed object such as an oil-rig, to

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