By Lukasz Grabarek

Mathematics, Matanuska-Susitna College, University of Alaska Anchorage, Palmer AK USA

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Students will model attrition between two opposing forces using m&m candies. Through experiment and data collection, students will determine the parameters describing the fighting strength of each force, solve the system, arrive at Lanchester's N-square Law and use it to analyze a historical battle.

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  • Lukasz Grabarek (2020), "5-077-S-MandMAttritionWarfare," https://www.simiode.org/resources/6986.

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