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# What do police officers mainly use math for?

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Officers have to be able to tally the cost of individual items to determine total loss in a crime. They may be required to compute the duration of time between two times or dates. Accident investigation involves numerous formulas to calculate speed from skid mark measurements, crush depth of vehicle panels, angular momentum, etc. Determining the error between the speed indicated on traffic radar and the actual speed of a vehicle (indicated speed is never greater than actual speed) involves a calculation using trigonometric functions.
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# What are jobs that mainly use math?

Maths teacher Actuary Scientist Mathematician Economist Engineer carpenter I would add: some jobs in business and finance; some jobs in computing science and IT.

# What jobs mainly use math?

  all jobs need math.because math is used as a important thing in many jobs . for example a football player has to know how many touchdown it team did. another example is

# Do you need math to become a police officer?

Answer . Yes - hard to think of any occupation that doesn't use math in some form.

# When would you need math as a police officer?

what direction the car was moving

# How do police officers use math?

Police Officers use math very little during the course of their career. Math would depend on what Branch of law enforcement you cover. Example, A traffic reconstruction expert

# Do you need maths to become a police officer?

You will need to have studied in math, English, science and at least have a level C grade in UK

# What do police officer use math for?

Math is used by police officers as a part of many investigations. Measurements and calculations are very often needed for a traffic accident or investigation of a crime scene.

# How often is math used in by a police officer?

  Daily, even hourly.

# Why do police officers use math?

No offense to you, but logically that was a very stupid question. Math is not only used by mathematics people, yet it used in all careers. For example, if police didn't know m

# To become a police officer do you need math?

You don't really need math to become a police officer. Geo helps you reconstruct accidents so that will help you if you want to be a police officer.

# Why is math important in a police officers life?

it will help solve crimes specially in traffic

# How much math do you need to be a police office?

Most agencies require only High School (or GED equivelant) diplomas. If you made it through high school math, you'll be okay.

# What type of math is required to be a police officer?

college algebra and trigometry Added: (in the US) graduation from high school is sufficient to qualify for employment as a police officer. Therefore -the answer would be that

# What level of math do you need to be a police officer?

Math 13 Added: Whatever the math requirement is in your state to qualify you for graduation from high school.
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# What is the math subject that the pi is mainly used in?

well pi is used to find the area of a circle A=pi x the radius squared
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# How does an animal police officer use math?

if it's suppose to be a joke then i don't get it but if it's not then maybe to calculate the amount of things you need for the animals, to count the animals....etc....
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# How is math used in police officer?

speed and distance