Complete coverage of the requirements of all Advanced courses in Decision and Discrete Mathematics. The text is written in a lively style and includes many problem-solving activities and exercises using new calculator technology. Examples draw on the many applications of this exciting new field of A-level study in business and the world of work.
The book covers:
• Networks 1: Shortest path
• Networks 2: Minimum connector and travelling salesman problem
• Networks 3: Route inspection problems
• Network flows
• Critical path analysis
• Linear programming 1: Modelling and graphical solution
• Linear programming 2: The simple x method
• Recurrence relations
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Sue de Pomerai teaches maths at Seaford, East Sussex. She is involved in question preparation for the EdExcel decision mathematics examinations.
Professor John Berry is Director of the Centre for Teaching Mathematics, University of Plymouth. He has been involved in evaluation of A-level courses for SCAA – now QCA – and has interests in the application of new technology to the teaching of advanced mathematics.
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Book Description Ellis Horwood Ltd, Chishester, 1986. paperback. Book Condition: Very Good. First edition. Bookseller Inventory # 500025990