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INTRODUCTION TO LINEAR PROGRAMMING

INTRODUCTION TO LINEAR PROGRAMMING

Two lessons that introduce the concept of shading regions on a 2D plane to help solve linear programming examples in the Decision 1 module of A level maths. The first lesson is simple shading out of regions and then the students are introduced to the concept of a linear programming problem, maximising profit. All powerpoints are fully animated to show shading and the solutions sets, all resources are printed so that students can draw straight on the graphs.
Weltmeister7
Edexcel AS Further Decision Mathematics 1

Edexcel AS Further Decision Mathematics 1

A series of lesson sheets that take you through the whole of the Edexcel AS Further Decision Maths 1 course. They are intended to be used in the order they are numbered. When used in conjunction with exercises on the topics these deliver the entire content of the course.
SRWhitehouse
Linear programming problems - graphical solution (Decision maths)

Linear programming problems - graphical solution (Decision maths)

These resources are designed to aid the teaching and learning of using a graphical method to solve linear programming problems. The first resource introduces the idea of representing inequalities on graphs and finding the point(s) that maximise a given objective function. There are also some examples that require integer solutions so the optimal point is not at a vertex of the feasible region. The second resource provides practice of solving problems with a provided graph - these are examination style questions and involve considering how changes to the objective function may change the optimal point(s). The third resource has 2 example questions in context where the students must use a description of a problem to formulate the objective function and the non-trivial constraints, and then go on to solve the problem graphically. Grids are provided for all graphs and solutions are included for all questions.
langy74
Linear Programming iGCSE

Linear Programming iGCSE

A couple of lessons clearly explaining the difficult Linear Programming questions in the iGCSE. Animation shows step by step method. Use the worksheets alongside the PowerPoint. This resource assumes that students already know how to use inequalities to shade regions.
bdsouza1
Decision 1 Chapter 6 Linear Programming

Decision 1 Chapter 6 Linear Programming

SMART notebook file guiding through Decision 1 Chapter 6 Linear Programming. Based on Edexcel Pearson. Thank you to another tes author who designed the starter inequalities questions. (Can't remember username, but will credit you if you let me know who you are!)
mcoman
☄ D1 Decision A-Level Resources ☄ Graphs, Linear Programming & Activity Networks

☄ D1 Decision A-Level Resources ☄ Graphs, Linear Programming & Activity Networks

☄ Graph Terminology - An A3 worksheet for students to create graphs with different properties while developing a deep understanding of the terminology surrounding such graph properties. ☄ Linear Programming about Linear Programming - A humorously-themed linear programming task. ☄ An Activity-On-Arc question based on saving the world! 🌟😊🌟 . . . PLEASE RATE THIS RESOURCE . . . 🌟😊🌟
MutantMaths
Decision 1 - All lessons and resources for all chapters

Decision 1 - All lessons and resources for all chapters

PowerPoints written so that a teacher can learn from the PowerPoints and teach from them. Students can use the PowerPoints to learn independently too. Many colleagues have used my lessons on Decision 1 without a strong understanding of Decision themselves. Includes all chapters: Algorithms, Networks, Route Inspection, Critical paths, Linear Programming and Matchings Includes all worksheets, answers and assessments
bdsouza1
Mathematics Decision 1 Lessons

Mathematics Decision 1 Lessons

This is a set of lessons for Decision Mathematics. The resources include Powerpoints and worksheets. Powerpoint include: Learning objectives Examples animated at each step to support explanations and independent learning Important information written in red boxes to scaffold learning. Worksheets include examples on a word document for students to write on. Topics: Spanning Trees Linear Programming Dijkstra’s Algorithm Chinese Postman Problem Travelling Salesman Problem Matching Sorting Algorithms Graph Theory I hope you enjoy these lessons, where they can be used in the following ways: To deliver a course with reduced planning but not reducing quality of the lesson, as this course can be time consuming writing and preparing examples, where this resource can help. As a basis for an observation lesson to save time preparing resources. To give to students for out of lesson learning. To support teachers who are new to this topic, again to reduce planning time.
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Mathematics Decision 1 Lessons

Mathematics Decision 1 Lessons

This is a set of lessons for Decision Mathematics. The resources include Powerpoints and worksheets. Powerpoint include: Learning objectives Examples animated at each step to support explanations and independent learning Important information written in red boxes to scaffold learning. Worksheets include examples on a word document for students to write on. Topics: Spanning Trees Linear Programming Dijkstra’s Algorithm Chinese Postman Problem Travelling Salesman Problem Matching Sorting Algorithms Graph Theory I hope you enjoy these lessons, where they can be used in the following ways: To deliver a course with reduced planning but not reducing quality of the lesson, as this course can be time consuming writing and preparing examples, where this resource can help. As a basis for an observation lesson to save time preparing resources. To give to students for out of lesson learning. To support teachers who are new to this topic, again to reduce planning time.
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Mathematics Decision 1 Lessons

Mathematics Decision 1 Lessons

This is a set of lessons for the Decision Mathematics module for A level. The resources include Powerpoints and worksheets. Powerpoint include: Learning objectives Examples animated at each step to support explanations and independent learning Important information written in red boxes to scaffold learning. Worksheets include examples on a word document for students to write on. Topics: Spanning Trees Linear Programming Dijkstra’s Algorithm Chinese Postman Problem Travelling Salesman Problem Matching Sorting Algorithms Graph Theory I hope you enjoy these lessons, where they can be used in the following ways: To deliver a course with reduced planning but not reducing quality of the lesson, as this course can be time consuming writing and preparing examples, where this resource can help. As a basis for an observation lesson to save time preparing resources. To give to students for out of lesson learning. To support teachers who are new to this topic, again to reduce planning time.
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