Quantitative Skills, Thinking, and Reasoning Activities
Resource Type: Activities
Special Interest: Quantitative
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One day it is too hot and other days it is too cold. Do we need to replace the HVAC system?
This project will allow students to create a mathematical model to help in making decision about replacing HVAC units on a large scale.
Calzones vs. Mini-Pizzas -- A Linear Programming Problem
J. M. Pogodzinski
Spreadsheets Across the Curriculum module. Students build a spreadsheet to find the combination of mini-pizzas and calzones that maximizes revenue given constraints on labor time and baking time.
First Accounting Cycle, 1 -- Classifying Accounting Data Using Excel
Spreadsheets across the Curriculum module. Students build a spreadsheet to post financial transactions and use a table-lookup function to classify them.
First Accounting Cycle, 2 -- Sorting and Grouping Data Using Excel
Spreadsheets across the Curriculum module. Students work with the spreadsheet they created in Part I to sort and classify the data they entered using a Pivot Table.
The Price is Right - Or is it?
Gary Franchy Davenport University
Spreadsheets Across the Curriculum module. Students learn through the use of spreadsheets how to optimize profits and revenues.