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Math in the News: Issue 7--Texas Wildfires

5/2/11. In this issue we explore the wildfires in Texas. In particular, we conduct random walk simulations as a tool for predicting the path of a wildfire. Note: The download is a PPT file.

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Grade Range 6 - 12
Curriculum Nodes Algebra
    • Probability and Data Analysis
        • Data Analysis
Copyright Year 2011
Keywords math in the news, probability, random walk simulation, probability simulation, wild fires, forest fires, Texas wildfires, issue 7