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Convenient Stores

Bands: Years 7-8, 9-10, 11, 12

Duration: 1-2 hours

How can you work out which store is closest to you?

In this activity, students learn about Voronoi algorithms and how they are used to determine with certainty the shortest distance to key locations on a map.

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Curriculum Concepts

Key concept

F-2 3-4 5-6 7-8 9-10
Algorithms
(ACTDIP004) (ACTDIP010) (ACTDIP019) (ACTDIP029) (ACTDIP040)
Impact
(ACTDIP005) (ACTDIP012) (ACTDIP021) (ACTDIP031) (ACTDIP042)

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