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Mathematics and Statistics

Information and resources on higher education (HE) mathematics and statistics, as well as technical and trade (VE) mathematics.

Software

Mathcad

Mathcad is available in the University for students and staff. Mathcad is a mathematical calculation tool for engineers and used worldwide. Your teachers will let you know if this or any other software is needed in your courses.

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Apps for Mathematics

WolframAlpha

Covers Elementary math, Numbers, Plotting, Algebra, Matrices, Calculus, Geometry, Trigonometry, Discrete Math, Number theory, Applied math, logic functions, unit measures (bulk materials, paint, conversions).

MyScript Calculator

A handwriting recognition system allows users to write down equations and have the app calculate results. MyScript supports basic arithmetic, as well as percent, square roots, trigonometric (and inverse) functions, logarithms and constants such as pi and Euler's number.

Graphing Calculator

MathRef

Solve math problems more easily by browsing over 1,400 formulas, figures and examples. Also includes a unit converter, quadratic solver and triangle solver for quick calculations.

Mathway

A math learning aid that allows you to plug in equations and display step-by-step solutions to get to the final answer. Simply input the problem or import it using your camera; Mathway provides you with the answer and shows you each step of the solution to get there. Covering a range of topics from basic math to algebra, calculus and statistics, it's a useful study aid.

NOTE: The website MathWay can also be used on your pc (for free).