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Applied Finite Mathematics (Sekhon and Bloom)

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    Applied Finite Mathematics covers topics including linear equations, matrices, linear programming, the mathematics of finance, sets and counting, probability, Markov chains, and game theory. Finite Math covers a variety of topics united by their focus on mathematical techniques used in business applications. The growing field of “business analytics” encompasses many types of applications; the topics we learn give insight to some methods used in industry, although we will explore them on a smaller scale. Topics include linear models and optimization, probability and related models, exponential models and financial calculations.