2016 - 19th Annual Steven Galovich Memorial Student Symposium

Gas Efficiency While Driving

Cade S. Brittain, Lake Forest College

Abstract

What speed is optimal for automobile fuel efficiency? Should we drive with the windows down or the air conditioner on? In this poster we use mathematics to answer various questions related to automobile fuel efficiency.

 
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Gas Efficiency While Driving

Mohr Walkway

What speed is optimal for automobile fuel efficiency? Should we drive with the windows down or the air conditioner on? In this poster we use mathematics to answer various questions related to automobile fuel efficiency.