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Atmospheric scientists
Description: Atmospheric scientists, commonly called meteorologists, study the atmosphere
Source: Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor, Occupational Outlook Handbook, 2008-09 Edition at http://www.bls.gov/OCO/
Salary: $50,001 or more per year

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There are 40 math topics Atmospheric scientists need to know.
Basic Math / Algebra
Fractions
Decimals
Ratio and Proportion
Percent
Customary Measurement
Metric Measurement
Measurement Conversion
Basic Statistics
Statistical Graphing
Powers and Roots
Other Number Bases
Negative Numbers
Scientific Notation
Basic Problem Solving
First-Year Algebra
Using Formulas
Linear Equations
Coordinate Graphing 2D
Algebraic Representation
Geometry
Basic Terminology
Angle Measurement
Quadrilaterals
Geometric Mean
Pythagorean Theorem
Right Triangle Trigonometry
Constructions
Area
Volume
Make/Use 3D Drawings
Second-Year Algebra / Trigonometry
Functions
Variation
Logarithms
Advanced Statistics
Vectors
Other Topics
Basic Calculator Use
Scientific Calculator Use
Computer Use
Group Problem Solving
Mental Math
Inductive/Deductive Reasoning
Math Communications