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The Travelling Salesman's Problem

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Author:Manu Konchady
Description: A trucking or delivery company is focused on optimum delivery cost. This can be achieved by using a system which determines the best highway route for each load. An optimum highway route can be displayed on a map. A route with 16 nodes is used to test the simulated annealing algorithm for solving the problem. Click on nodes to establish a route and compare it with the computer's route.

Levels: Middle School (6-8), High School (9-12), College
Languages: English
Resource Types: Problems/Puzzles, Web Interactive/Java
Math Topics: Algorithms, Graph Theory, Optimization

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