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Getting Started with Mapleby Douglas B. Meade (University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC); Michael May (St. Louis University); C-K. Cheung (Boston College); G. E. Keough (Boston College)
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The purpose of this guide is to give a quick introduction on how to use Maple. It primarily covers Maple 12, although most of the guide will work with earlier versions of Maple. Also, throughout this guide, we will be suggesting tips and diagnosing common problems that users are likely to encounter. This should make the learning process smoother.This guide is designed as a self-study tutorial to learn Maple. Our emphasis is on getting you quickly up to speed. This guide can also be used as a supplement (or reference) for students taking a mathematics (or science) course that requires use of Maple, such as Calculus, Multivariable Calculus, Advanced Calculus, Linear Algebra, Discrete Mathematics, Modeling, or Statistics.
Table of Contents
|Maple Input Modes|
|Variables and Functions|
|Working with Equations|
|Sets, Lists, and Sequences|
|Getting Help and Loading Packages|
|Making 2-D Pictures|
|Plotting Parametric Curves, Line Segments and Points|
|Polar and Implicit Plots|
|Limits and Derivatives|
|Series and Taylor Series|
|Analyzing Differential Equations|
|Making Graphs in Space|
|Level Curves and Level Surfaces|
|Partial Differentiation and Multiple Integration|
|Matrices and Vectors|
|Parametric Curves and Surfaces in Space|
|Basic Statistics on a Data Sample|
|More about lists|
|Random Numbers and Simulation|
|Maple for Programmers|
|Quick Reference Guide|
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