# Mat 221 week 2 DQ 1

Ashford 3: – Week 2 – Discussion 1

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Read the following instructions in order to complete this discussion, and   review the example of how to complete the math   required for this assignment: Read about Cowling’s Rule for child sized doses of        medication (number 92 on page 119 of Elementary and Intermediate        Algebra). Solve parts (a) and (b) of the problem using the        following details indicated for the first letter of your last name:

If your last name     starts with letter

For part (a) of problem 92 use     this information to calculate the child’s dose.

For part (b) of problem 92 use this information to     calculate the child’s age.

A     or Z

adult dose 400mg ibuprofen; 5     year old child

C     or X

adult dose 500mg amoxicillin; 11     year old child

E     or V

adult dose 1000mg acetaminophen;     8 year old child

G     or T

adult dose 75mg Tamiflu; 6 year     old child

I     or R

adult dose 400mg ibuprofen; 7     year old child

K     or P

adult dose 500mg amoxicillin; 9     year old child

M     or N

adult dose 1000mg acetaminophen:     6 year old child

O     or L

adult dose 75mg Tamiflu; 11 year     old child

Q     or J

adult dose 400mg ibuprofen; 8     year old child

S     or H

adult dose 500mg amoxicillin; 4     year old child

U     or F

adult dose 1000mg acetaminophen;     3 year old child

W     or D

adult dose 75mg Tamiflu; 5 year     old child