applied math

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Noun1.applied math - the branches of mathematics that are involved in the study of the physical or biological or sociological worldapplied math - the branches of mathematics that are involved in the study of the physical or biological or sociological world
math, mathematics, maths - a science (or group of related sciences) dealing with the logic of quantity and shape and arrangement
linear programming - a mathematical technique used in economics; finds the maximum or minimum of linear functions in many variables subject to constraints
statistics - a branch of applied mathematics concerned with the collection and interpretation of quantitative data and the use of probability theory to estimate population parameters
probability theory, theory of probability - the branch of applied mathematics that deals with probabilities
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He knew in grade school, while making a bridge with toothpicks at summer camp, that he loved applied math and wanted to be an engineer.
In 2009, our grade 9 applied math accountability test results were at an all-time low--just 17 percent of our students had achieved the provincial standard.
She's now a first year applied math major at UCLA who enjoys reading, hiking, and going to the beach.
To start off, they need a bachelor's degree in statistics, applied math, computer science or a related field.
Tenders are invited for provide pre-apprenticeship construction training services which may include but is not limited to: orientation to the construction industry, construction education (terms, tools, materials, equipment, applied math, job safety, first aid), proper work habits, job retention and life skills(drug free, positive attitude, communication, time management, problem solving, team building, self confidence), to prepare authority residents for employment in various skilled trades.
Rafu graduated with an Applied Math degree and plans to pursue graduate studies, while Renzo graduated with a degree in Hotel and Restaurant Management and wants to become a chef.
Panelists present at the school Wednesday included Susan Wilson, an applied math specialist for the Oregon Department of Education; Christie Dudley, the director of standards and instructional support at ODE; Carlos Sequeria, the director of equity and partnerships for the Lane Education Service District; Johnny Lake, an education professor at Northwest Christian University and Eric Richardson, the president of the Eugene/Springfield branch of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People.
Tortoise and Hare's Amazing Race" reviews the familiar tale with a focus on applied math, fractions, and more.
99) uses examples of real-world programming to impart the basics of Python's features and its applicability to engineering, business, and science projects alike, and blends a format ripe with Q&As, exercises, and opportunities for diverse practice with algorithms, applied math and physics examples, and source code specific with Python 2 and 3.
Academically, participants recorded a 92 percent attendance rate and improved test scores in applied math and reading for information, and were eligible to receive as many as 15 credit hours toward an associate of applied science degree in engineering design technology.
With the help of cyber security methodologies such as signal processing, statistics, machine learning and applied math, MdotLabs identifies malicious activities, which include bots, click farms, pay-per-view networks, as well as traffic generation techniques.
MdotLabs will augment the company's non-human traffic (NHT) detection methods used in the Media Metrix and validated Campaign Essentials (vCE) product suites, using cyber-security methodologies such as signal processing, statistics, machine learning and applied math.

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