Mathematics and Operations Research in Industry
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|Dennis E. Blumenfeld, Debra A. Elkins, and Jeffrey M. Alden, MAA Online|
|Students majoring in mathematics might wonder whether they will ever use the mathematics they are learning, once they graduate and get a job. Is any of the analysis, calculus, algebra, numerical methods, combinatorics, math programming, etc. really going to be of value in the real world? Three mathematicians working at General Motors R & D provide some answers in this article.|
|Levels:||High School (9-12), College|
|Math Topics:||Operations Research|
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