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Market and survey researchers
Description: Market and survey researchers tell businesses about the best ways to sell a product based on information they gather through interviews and questionnaires. Market research analysts might also develop advertising brochures and commercials, sales plans, and product promotions such as rebates and giveaways. Some analysts are self-employed and travel to work for different clients.
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 43 math topics Market and survey researchers need to know.
Basic Math / Algebra
Fractions
Decimals
Ratio and Proportion
Percent
Basic Probability
Basic Statistics
Statistical Graphing
Powers and Roots
Negative Numbers
Scientific Notation
Basic Problem Solving
First-Year Algebra
Using Formulas
Linear Equations
Linear Inequalities
Coordinate Graphing 2D
Linear Systems
Algebraic Representation
Geometry
Basic Terminology
Parallel Lines
Geometric Mean
Circles
Constructions
Area
Volume
Transformations
Make/Use 3D Drawings
Second-Year Algebra / Trigonometry
Functions
Variation
Logarithms
Matrices
Coordinate Graphing 3D
Advanced Probability
Advanced Statistics
Vectors
Other Topics
Basic Calculator Use
Scientific Calculator Use
Computer Use
Computer Programming
Group Problem Solving
Mental Math
Inductive/Deductive Reasoning
Math Communications
Mathematical Modeling