Study the relationships between quantities


Use numbers and symbols to research the link between quantities, magnitudes, and forms.

Alternative labels

studying quantitative relationships
quantitative relationship analysis
monitor the relationships between quantities
analyze the relationships between quantities
measure the relationships between quantities

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Relationships with occupations

Essential skill

Study the relationships between quantities is an essential skill of the following occupations:

Mathematician: Mathematicians study and deepen existing mathematical theories in order to expand the knowledge and find new paradigms within the field. They can apply this knowledge to challenges presented in engineering and scientific projects in order to assure that measurements, quantities, and mathematic laws prove their viability.
Metrologist: Metrologists study and practice the science of measurement. They develop quantity systems, units of measurement and measuring methods to be used in science. Metrologists establish new methods and tools to quantify and better understand information.

Optional skill

Study the relationships between quantities is optional for these occupations. This means knowing this skill may be an asset for career advancement if you are in one of these occupations.

Metrology technician: Metrology technicians apply their practical knowledge of metrology to calibrate measuring instruments, test equipment and analyse their performance. They ensure that the evaluated equipment meets requirements for precision, performance and accuracy. They report about their work and advise on technical matters concerning measuring instruments.




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Last updated on September 20, 2022