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Consortium for Mathematics and Its Applications (U.S.)

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Works: 767 works in 1,669 publications in 2 languages and 11,362 library holdings
Genres: Periodicals  Nonfiction films  Educational films  Textbooks  Instructional films  Interviews  Educational television programs  History  Charts, diagrams, etc  Case studies 
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Most widely held works about Consortium for Mathematics and Its Applications (U.S.)
 
Most widely held works by Consortium for Mathematics and Its Applications (U.S.)
For all practical purposes : introduction to contemporary mathematics by Consortium for Mathematics and Its Applications (U.S.)( Book )

27 editions published between 1987 and 1997 in English and held by 1,363 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A project of Consortium for Mathematics and Its Applications
The UMAP journal by Education Development Center. Undergraduate Mathematics Applications Project( )

in English and held by 1,293 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Against all odds : inside statistics( Visual )

33 editions published between 1988 and 2013 in English and held by 641 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This series goes on location to help uncover statistical solutions to the puzzles of everyday life. Learn how data collection and manipulation, paired with intelligent judgment and common sense, can lead to more informed decision making
For all practical purposes : mathematical literacy in today's world by Consortium for Mathematics and Its Applications (U.S.)( Book )

23 editions published between 1999 and 2016 in English and held by 586 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

UMAP modules( )

in English and held by 361 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Principles and practice of mathematics( Book )

9 editions published between 1996 and 1997 in English and held by 285 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Consortium( )

in English and held by 261 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

ILAP modules : tools for teaching( )

in English and held by 184 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Statistics : decisions through data by David S Moore( Visual )

12 editions published between 1990 and 1997 in English and held by 175 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An introductory statistics course composed of five hour-long instructional videos that contain a total of twenty-one individual segments, and a 200-page text, which includes exercises, group activities, and quizzes
The UMAP journal modules : tools for teaching( )

in English and held by 174 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For all practical purposes( Visual )

14 editions published between 1986 and 1997 in English and held by 170 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A series which stresses the connections between contemporary mathematics and modern society. Presents a great variety of problems that can be modeled and solved by quantitative means
UMAP models : tools for teaching( )

in English and held by 149 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Algebra : in simplest terms( Visual )

16 editions published between 1990 and 2000 in English and held by 131 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Solving equations is a basic operation of all higher math. This set shows algebra's usefulness to retailers, biologists, and even anyone who drives a car. Host Sol Garfunkel walks viewers through realistic problems, highlighting the common trouble spots
Describing distributions ; Normal distributions by Dirk Wassenaar( Visual )

26 editions published between 1988 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 112 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describing distributions deals with numerical measures of specific aspects of distribution, such as center (mean, median), spread (percentiles, boxplots, standard deviation), and resistance. Normal distributions covers density curves as smoothed histograms (mean, median, percentiles for density curves) and normal distributions (locating the mean and standard deviation, the 68-95-99.7 rule). Uses animated graphics, on-location footage, and interviews
Mathematics : modeling our world( Book )

13 editions published between 1998 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 104 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The authors of this text demonstrate using mathematical concepts to solve truly interesting problems about how our world works. Mathematical modeling is the process of looking at a problem, finding a mathematical core, working within that core, and coming back to see what mathematics tells you about the problem. Real problems ask such questions as: How do we create computer animations? Where should we locate a fire station? How do we effectively control an animal population? This approach integrates a mix of ideas in geometry, algebra, and data analysis with technologies of computers and graphing calculators
Statistics : the shape of the data by Susan Jo Russell( Book )

2 editions published between 1989 and 1997 in English and held by 103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For teaching elementary and middle school students how to collect and analyze real world data
College algebra : in simplest terms( Visual )

6 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents the role of algebra in daily life and demonstrates practical applications in the workplace. Uses symbols, charts, pictures, and state-of-the-art computer graphics to illustrate basic algebraic techniques. Reviews problems step-by step, focusing on the methods students find most difficult to grasp
Measuring : from paces to feet by Rebecca B Corwin( Book )

1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 95 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Teaches elementary and middle school students how to collect and analyze real world data
The international journal for the history of mathematics education( )

in English and held by 90 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mathematik in der Praxis : Anwendungen in Wirtschaft, Wissenschaft und Politik( Book )

4 editions published in 1989 in German and held by 79 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Principles and practice of mathematics
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For all practical purposes : mathematical literacy in today's worldPrinciples and practice of mathematicsMathematics : modeling our worldStatistics : the shape of the dataMeasuring : from paces to feet
Alternative Names
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COMAP (Consortium for mathematics and its applications)

COMAP (Consortium for Mathematics and Its Applications (U.S.))

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Consortium for Mathematics and its Applications

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English (224)

German (4)