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Purchasing a Used Car Using Multiple Criteria Decision Making

Thomas Edwards, Kenneth Chelst 

September 2007, Volume 101, Issue 2, Page 126

Abstract:
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.

Keywords:
Article
Computers
Conceptual Development
Grades 9-12
Teacher
Modeling