The paper gives the results of an experiment in which harvesting the world population of the Sperm whale was modelled and analyzed with 27 high school students of age 18-19 by using the Euler method of solving differential equations in Excel. A questionnaire survey was carried out to find out the opinion of the students of the lesson. The results are discussed.
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Benacka, Jan and Ceretkova, Sona
Modelling harvesting animal population at high school with spreadsheets – the case of Moby Dick,
Spreadsheets in Education (eJSiE):
3, Article 3.
Available at: http://epublications.bond.edu.au/ejsie/vol7/iss3/3