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Maple is a powerful symbolic computation system that is widely used in universities around the world. This short introduction gives readers an insight into the rules that control how the system works, and how to understand, fix, and avoid common problems. Topics covered include algebra, calculus, linear algebra, graphics, programming, and procedures. Each chapter contains numerous illustrative examples, using mathematics that does not extend beyond first-year undergraduate material. Maple worksheets containing these examples are available for download from the author's personal website. The book is suitable for new users, but where advanced topics are central to understanding Maple they are tackled head-on. Many concepts which are absent from introductory books and manuals are described in detail. With this book, students, teachers and researchers will gain a solid understanding of Maple and how to use it to solve complex mathematical problems in a simple and efficient way.Read more
- Takes a programmatic approach to solving mathematical problems using Maple
- Provides Maple worksheets which can be downloaded from the author's website
- Highlights the importance of the evaluation rules, helping readers to avoid common pitfalls when using Maple
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'Thompson (Univ. of Liverpool, UK) clearly knows the ‘gotchas’ that most often plague beginners (and others!) and provides pointed guidance; extracting the same vital information buried in longer and more systematic treatises and manuals can certainly prove a challenge. Summing Up: Recommended. Lower-division undergraduates and above; faculty and professionals.' D. V. Feldman, CHOICE
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- Date Published: November 2016
- format: Paperback
- isbn: 9781316628140
- length: 235 pages
- dimensions: 215 x 137 x 12 mm
- weight: 0.33kg
- contains: 6 b/w illus.
- availability: In stock
Table of Contents
2. Getting started
3. Algebra and calculus
4. Solving equations
5. Linear algebra
9. Example programs
Appendix A. Other ways to run Maple
Appendix B. Terminating characters
Index of Maple notation.
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