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Examining How Mathematics is Used in the Workplace

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Author:Annie and John Selden; Mathematical Association of America
Description: 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)
Languages: English
Resource Types: Articles
Math Topics: Data Analysis, Business/Industrial, Mathematics of Investment/Finance, Medicine/Health, Biology
Math Ed Topics: Math Ed Research/Reform

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