* Updated coverage of Maple features and functions
* Backwards compatible for all versions
* New applications from a variety of fields, including biology, physics and engineering
* Expanded topics with many additional examples
Maple by Example, Third Edition, is a reference/text with CD for beginning and experienced students, professional engineers, and other Maple users. This new edition has been updated to be compatible with the most recent release of the Maple software. Coverage includes built-in Maple commands used in courses and practices that involve calculus, linear algebra, business mathematics, ordinary and partial differential equations, numerical methods, graphics and more. The CD-ROM provides updated Maple input and all text from the book.
Students and practitioners of mathematics, engineering, and statistics, from the most elementary to the most advanced levels
Maple By Example, 3rd Edition
Ch. 1 Getting Started • Introduction to Maple • Loading Packages • Getting Help from Maple
Ch 2. Basic operations on Numbers, Expressions, and Functions: • Numerical Calculations and Built-In Functions • Expressions and Functions: Elementary Algebra • Graphing Functions, Expressions, and Equations • Solving Equations and Inequalities
Ch. 3 Calculus • Limits • Differential Calculus • Integral Calculus • Series • Multi-Variable Calculus
Ch. 4 Introduction to Lists and Tables • Lists and List Operations • Manipulating Lists: More on op and map • Mathematics of Finance • Other Applications
Ch. 5 Matrices and Vectors: Topics from Linear Algebra and Vector Calculus • Nested Lists: Introduction to Matrices, Vectors and Matrix Operations • Linear Systems of Equations • Selected Topics from Linear Algebra • Maxima and Minima Using Linear Programming • Selected Topics from Vector Calculus
Ch. 6 Applications Related to Ordinary and Partial Differential Equations • First-Order Ordinary Differential Equations • Second-Order Linear Equations • Higher-Order Linear Equations • Systems of Equations • Some Partial Differential Equations, Bibliography, Index
Quotes and reviews
"The authors did a superb job. This is an excellent reference book on the use of Maple in sciences and engineering."
- Kingshuk Majumdar, Berea College
"The authors have done a magnificent job of enriching the repertoire of examples on which the book is built."
- Fred Szabo, Concordia University