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ERIC Number: EJ858123
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2009
Pages: 5
Abstractor: As Provided
Reference Count: 0
ISSN: ISSN-0020-739X
Population Modelling with M&M's[R]
Winkel, Brian
International Journal of Mathematical Education in Science and Technology, v40 n4 p554-558 2009
Several activities in which population dynamics can be modelled by tossing M&M's[R] candy are presented. Physical activities involving M&M's[R] can be modelled by difference equations and several population phenomena, including death and immigration, are studied. (Contains 1 note.)
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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Language: English
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