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Math Computer Program?

  1. Jun 11, 2005 #1
    :: Math Computer Program??? ::

    do you guys know if there is a computer program that can solve equations, graph stuff, expand polynomials, solve matrices etc.?

    thanks alot for help.
     
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  3. Jun 11, 2005 #2

    Hurkyl

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    Mathematica is probably the most popular.
     
  4. Jun 11, 2005 #3
    Mupad and Octave
    Octave runs on the least restrictive license
     
  5. Jun 11, 2005 #4
    there are many ...the top 3 Matlab(linear systems) Maple(canada-applied math) and mathematic(symbolic math, US i'm assuming).
     
  6. Jun 12, 2005 #5
    I really like Maple, but I believe the softwares others have just mentioned will do the job for the use you're looking for.
     
  7. Jun 13, 2005 #6
    are these programs like mathematic and maple terribly complicated to use? i'm not such an expert.
     
  8. Jun 13, 2005 #7

    chroot

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    We have no idea what kind of background you have, either in mathematics or in the use of a computer, so we can't really say whether those programs will be difficult for you or not.

    - Warren
     
  9. Jun 13, 2005 #8
    they are standards for undergraduate first years.
     
  10. Jun 14, 2005 #9
    ok, i'm in grade 11 right now... i guess i can figure it out if they are standard for undergrad 1st years
     
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