Purchasing a Used Car Using Multiple Criteria Decision Making
Thomas Edwards, Kenneth Chelst
September 2007, Volume 101, Issue 2, Page 126
A Multiple Criteria Decision Making process (MCDM) in which
students assign a numerical value to each alternative in a situation, and
compute the highest value in order to quantify the optimum choice. MCDM can be
used in making decisions such as choosing the best car or right college. This
lesson can be used across the mathematics curriculum.