Mathematical modeling and problem solving

 

For this IP assignment follow Polya’s principles to solve your chosen problem, and include the following:

· Explain your interpretation of what the problem is about.

· Develop and write down a strategy for solving this problem; show the steps in the correct order for your attempted solution.

· Did your strategy actually solve the problem? How do you know?

· Suppose your solution did not solve the problem—what would be your next action?