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Semiconductor processors
Description: Semiconductors, also known as microchips, are the tiny brains inside today's computers. Semiconductor processors are the workers who make these microchips. They work in sterile areas and wear special coveralls called
Source: Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor, Occupational Outlook Handbook, 2008-09 Edition at http://www.bls.gov/OCO/
Salary: $23,001 to $28,000 per year


There are 17 math topics Semiconductor processors need to know.
Basic Math / Algebra
Ratio and Proportion
Customary Measurement
Metric Measurement
Measurement Conversion
Basic Statistics
Statistical Graphing
Basic Problem Solving
First-Year Algebra
Using Formulas
Other Topics
Scientific Calculator Use
Computer Use
Computer Programming
Group Problem Solving
Mental Math
Inductive/Deductive Reasoning
Mathematical Modeling