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Mathematics 108: Introduction to Mathematical Computation
(with Maple)

The objective of this class is to learn to use the computer as a
tool for thinking about and solving mathematics problems, and to
do as much such thinking and solving as possible. We will use
Maple, a general purpose
program available on Unix workstations, Macs, and PC's.
Syllabus |
Maple |
Computing help |
Department of Mathematics

Jim Carlson |
Eric Marland

**Course outline.**

- Introduction
- Finding the length of a curve
- Finding the area of a figure
- Finding areas probabalistically
- Drawing a curve through a given set of points
- Finding roots, I
- Finding roots, II
- A model from population biology
- Finding the termperature of a thin metal plate

**Assignments:**
1 ,
2 ,
3 ,
4 ,
5 ,
6