Examining How Mathematics is Used in the Workplace
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|Annie and John Selden; Mathematical Association of America|
|Abstracts of studies on how much mathematics is used in various occupations: Mathematics in Automobile Production; Proportional Reasoning by Nurses; Modeling the Mathematics of Banking; Mathematical Models as Seen by Biologists; How do Scientists Interpret Graphs? From the MAA's Teaching and Learning Research Sampler.|
|Levels:||Elementary, Middle School (6-8), High School (9-12)|
|Math Topics:||Data Analysis, Business/Industrial, Mathematics of Investment/Finance, Medicine/Health, Biology|
|Math Ed Topics:||Math Ed Research/Reform|
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