Interesting Facts About Mathematics Careers

Why Study Math at LeTourneau?

1. In which of the following are mathematicians involved?.

Helping map out advertising campaigns
Changing the nature of research -- from  news rooms to biology labs.
Enabling marketers to connect to customers one-on-one
All of these.
None of these

2. New math grads can land six figure salaries and stock deals at such places as Yahoo and Google.

True
False

3. Mathematical modeling will never be able to predict what music you will buy or what worker is best equipped for a particular job.

True
False

4. For what type of organization do mathematicians build algorithms to analyze patterns in speech, subject, and frequency of communications?

News media
NSA
Marketing firms
University English departments

5. Why would you wish to study mathematics at a Christian school like LeTourneau?

To learn about numbers in the Bible
To enable your church to apply statistics
To learn how to be ethical in your application of the power of mathematics
To discover who has the number 666

6. What mathematical discipline is said to be the gateway to engineering, science, and finance?

Calculus
Geometry
Statistics
Accounting

7. Which mathematical discipline is the key to designing internet search engines such as that used by Google?

Calculus
Geometry
Statistics
Accounting

 

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