Wiley.com
Print this page Share
E-book

TI-89 Graphing Calculator For Dummies

ISBN: 978-0-471-77820-2
360 pages
August 2005
TI-89 Graphing Calculator For Dummies (0471778206) cover image

Description

Do you own a TI-89, TI-89 Titanium, TI-92 Plus, or a Voyage 200 graphing calculator? If you do, or if you need to get one for school or your job, then you need to know how it works and how to make the most of its functions.

TI-89 For Dummies is the plain-English nuts-and-bolts guide that gets you up and running on all the things your TI-89 can do, quickly and easily. This hands-on reference guides you step by step through various tasks and even shows you how to add applications to your calculator. Soon you’ll have the tools you need to:

  • Solve equations and systems of equations
  • Factor polynomials
  • Evaluate derivatives and integrals
  • Graph functions, parametric equations, polar equations, and sequences
  • Create Stat Plots and analyze statistical data
  • Multiply matrices
  • Solve differential equations and systems of differential equations
  • Transfer files between two or more calculators
  • Save calculator files on your computer

Packed with exciting and valuable applications that you can download from the Internet and install through your computer, as well as common errors and messages with explanations and solutions, TI-89 For Dummies is the one-stop reference for all your graphing calculator questions!

See More

Table of Contents

Introduction.

Part I: Making Friends with the Calculator.

Chapter 1: Coping with the Basics.

Chapter 2: Doing Basic Arithmetic.

Part II: Doing Algebra and Trigonometry.

Chapter 3: Solving Equations, Factoring, and Other Great Stuff.

Chapter 4: Dealing with Complex Numbers.

Part III: Graphing and Analyzing Functions.

Chapter 5: Graphing Functions of One Variable.

Chapter 6: Exploring Functions.

Chapter 7: Analyzing Functions.

Part IV: Working with Sequences, Parametric Equations, and Polar Equations.

Chapter 8: Graphing Sequences.

Chapter 9: Exploring Sequences.

Chapter 10: Parametric Equations.

Chapter 11: Polar Equations.

Part V: Doing Calculus.

Chapter 12: Dealing with Differential and Integral Calculus.

Chapter 13: Dealing with Vector Calculus.

Chapter 14: Graphing Surfaces and Contour Maps.

Chapter 15: Dealing with Differential Equations.

Part VI: Dealing with Matrices.

Chapter 16: Creating and Editing Matrices.

Chapter 17: Using Matrices.

Part VII: Dealing with Probability and Statistics.

Chapter 18: Probability.

Chapter 19: Dealing with Statistical Data.

Chapter 20: Analyzing Statistical Data.

Part VIII: Communicating with PCs and Other Calculators.

Chapter 21: Communicating with a PC Using TI Connect.

Chapter 22: Communicating between Calculators.

Part IX: The Part of Tens.

Chapter 23: Ten Great Applications.

Chapter 24: Ten Common Errors and Messages.

Appendix: Creating Custom Menus.

Index.

See More

Author Information

C.C. Edwards is an instructor at Coastal Carolina University and a former editor of Texas Instruments' Eightysomething, a newsletter for parents and educators.

See More

Related Titles

Back to Top