The choice and context of authentic problems—such as designing a staircase or a soda can—illustrate the modeling process in several stages.
Dung Tran and Barbara J. Dougherty
Table representations of functions allow students to compare rows as well as values in the same row.
Yong S. Colen, Channa Navaratna, Jung Colen, and Jinho Kim
The 2000 presidential election provides an ideal backdrop for introducing the electoral voting system, weighted voting, and the Banzhaf and Shapley-Shubik Power Indices.