When should a person leave a baseball game in order to maximize his/her enjoyment? How does this decision depend on the score of the game? Assuming a modified logistic rate of departure from the stadium, and a constant maximum exit rate from the parking lot, we find optimal strategies for leaving games of various scores.
Tim Pennings - Department of Mathematics, Hope College, MIpennings@hope.edu
Alleman, Brandon; Cortez, Michael; McKinnon, Katie; and Monville, Ann
"Take Me Out to/of the Ball Game,"
Rose-Hulman Undergraduate Mathematics Journal: Vol. 4
, Article 3.
Available at: http://scholar.rose-hulman.edu/rhumj/vol4/iss2/3