Transition Matrices - setting up a transition matrix
Transition matrices and Leslie matrices
General Maths Units 3 and 4 (2023+)
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  Learning objectives
  Recap of past learning
  I'm leaving teaching!
  Melbourne is saturated and so where to set up shop?
  Cars don't always come back to where you hire them from
  But what about the matrix?
  Example 1
  Example 2
  VCAA Question 1: Transition matrices
  VCAA Question 2: Transition matrices
  VCAA Question 3: Transition matrices
  Final words

This is the first video in the series looking at Transition Matrices as part of the Year 12 General Maths (Units 3 and 4 VCE) course. I loved creating this video as it looks at what might happen if I give up teaching and start my own car business. I look at what it looks like to rent cars and how they change locations. We model this using a Transition Diagram and I show how this can be converted into a Transition Matrix. The video ends with some VCAA questions where I show how the theory is applied and how the questions might trick you!
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