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**ERIC Number:**ED214783

**Record Type:**RIE

**Publication Date:**1980

**Pages:**136

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**Reference Count:**0

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UMAP Modules-Units 60-62, 67, 68, 70.

Schey, Harry M.; And Others

The first three units in this set of mathematical applications cover applications of calculus to economics. Under the title, The Distribution of Resources, are the following: 60-The Lorenz Curve; 61-The Equal Share Coefficient; and 62-The GINI Index. Each of these units contains a set of exercises, a model exam, and answers to both the exercises and exam. The second three units cover biological applications of calculus. This includes: 67-Modeling the Nervous System-Reaction Time and the Central Nervous System; 68-Population Growth and the Logistic Curve; and 70-Selection in Genetics. All three contain problem exercises and answers to at least some problems. All six of the units are intended as supplementary enrichment material for undergraduate students. (MP)

**Publication Type:**Guides - Classroom - Learner

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**Audience:**N/A

**Language:**English

**Sponsor:**National Science Foundation, Washington, DC.

**Authoring Institution:**Education Development Center, Inc., Newton, MA.

**Identifiers:**Nervous System

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