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.  


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