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Introduction Early in February 2019, the Swiss postal authority announced a challenge: for four weeks, starting later...

Introduction My Fall 2020 sophomore-level Python Data Modeling Class had three main goals, all related to service-lea...

In order to teach modeling well, we need to understand what it is. The GAIMME Report stresses that modeling is a proc...

The last Geometer's Corner showed how the cube can be transformed into several Archimedian Solids, which are shown in...

Dots and lines diagrams known as graphs are a powerful tool for problem solving across many academic disciplines. Gra...

The context for this Modeling Pull-Out involves determining paths for robots (botpaths) so that they avoid colliding ...

In 2017 as part of a concerted effort to improve issues of access and equity in mathematics education, the Mathematic...

This Geometer's Corner stems from work I am doing on a book that focuses on how to use GeoGebra to construct the Plat...

Which 3-dimensional convex polyhedra, all of whose faces are triangles, can be made with isosceles triangle faces? In...

The context for this Modeling Pull-Out involves pooled-sample testing for diseases or drug usage in order to reduce c...

Contents 1. Setting the Scene2. Complex Analysis Background3. Idealized Groundwater Flow4. Contaminant Extraction Mod...

Introduction Consider a stock of fish. If there is no harvest, the stock will tend to renew itself with births and de...

Introduction Motivated by one author's grandsons play with Fisher-Price® Thomas & FriendsTM TrackmasterTM, a batt...

For the past few years, in GAIMME Time, we have discussed the benefits of teaching mathematical modeling as well as s...

This edition of Geometer's Corner develops one of my all-time favorite topics to teach. What follows can be incorpora...

In the course of modeling and studying the fairness of debate tournaments, an interesting problem arose that is also ...

At its core mathematics is concerned with the study of patterns of different kinds. What is perhaps surprising is tha...

The context for this Modeling Pull-Out involves modeling pooled- sample testing for diseases or drug usage in order t...

Introduction ShotSpotter is a technology to detect, locate, and report gunshots to police. Its deployment in Chicago ...

Table of Contents Guest EditorialAdvanced Mathematical Modeling ArticlesMr. Markov Plays Goose Solitaire The Variatio...

This Module presents musical and mathematical topics in a general education mathematics course entitled Sounding Numb...

Introduction So what is a "change point"? Formally, a change point is a point at which the statistical properties of ...

Introduction The Game of the Goose (hereafter simply "Goose") is an early modern board game, existing as early as 146...

Introduction In Isaac Newton's theory, gravity is a force between masses. You are probably familiar with the equation...

Table of Contents Guest Editorial Down with Base-10 Logarithms! Articles Fish Allocation: KKT to the Rescue Optimizin...

Abstract We discuss maximizing delivery of aid from an aircraft carrier to people in an area hit by a disaster, such ...

Table of Contents: From the Editor's Desk: From All of Us at COMAP GAIMME Time: Using Modeling to Reinforce Non-Mathe...

This Module presents musical and mathematical topics in a general education mathematics course entitled "Sounding Num...

Abstract We solve an actual practical problem for a fish farm. We model the problem as an inequality-constrained prof...

This pull-out is the second part of a two-part series. The expectation is that students have completed the activities...

Geometry has dramatically
evolved from metrical
work (measuring lengths,
angles, areas and perimeters)
involv...

Students' creative responses to an open-ended activity lead to a rich and interesting mathematical model and related ...

One of the classic problems
in ancient geometry
is: given three circles A, B,
and C that are pairwise tangent,
...

As instructors of mathematics, we cannot overlook the diverse array of students that pass through our classrooms. Man...

Table of Contents Publisher's Editorial A Note of Thanks ICM Modeling Forum Results of the 2020 Interdisciplinary Con...

Table of Contents: From the Publisher's Desk: How to Say Thanks GAIMME Time: Exercises Encouraging Creativity Geomete...

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