Our Privacy Policy has changed. By using this site, you agree to the Privacy Policy.


ISBN-10: 0071591443
ISBN-13: 9780071591447
Edition: 2009
Authors: Jim Hoste
List price: $28.00 Buy it from $5.37
eBook available
30 day, 100% satisfaction guarantee

If an item you ordered from TextbookRush does not meet your expectations due to an error on our part, simply fill out a return request and then return it by mail within 30 days of ordering it for a full refund of item cost.

Learn more about our returns policy

Used Starting from $14.95
New Starting from $22.13
eBooks Starting from $28.00
what's this?
Rush Rewards U
Members Receive:
You have reached 400 XP and carrot coins. That is the daily max!
You could win $10,000

Get an entry for every item you buy, rent, or sell.

Study Briefs

Limited time offer: Get the first one free! (?)

All the information you need in one place! Each Study Brief is a summary of one specific subject; facts, figures, and explanations to help you learn faster.

Add to cart
Study Briefs
Calculus 1 Online content $4.95 $1.99
Add to cart
Study Briefs
SQL Online content $4.95 $1.99
Add to cart
Study Briefs
MS Excel® 2010 Online content $4.95 $1.99
Add to cart
Study Briefs
MS Word® 2010 Online content $4.95 $1.99

Customers also bought


Book details

List price: $28.00
Copyright year: 2009
Publisher: McGraw-Hill Professional Publishing
Publication date: 12/11/2008
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 408
Size: 7.25" wide x 9.00" long x 0.75" tall
Weight: 1.254
Language: English

Jim Hoste, Ph.D. (Claremont, CA) is a Professor at Pitzer College, and a member of the Mathematical Sciences Research Institute. He’s been an Associate Editor of the Journal of Knot Theory and Its Ramifications since 1991, and has authored dozens of research publications.

Getting Startedn++running Mathematica, different platforms, notebooks, cells,input-output, basic functions, exact versus numerical approximations. Find Out More. Quiz
2-D Graphingn++graphing functions, graphing several functions simultaneously, graphing options such as color etc., user-defined functions, parametric plots, scatter plots, animations. Find Out More. Quiz
Algebraic Expressionsn++working with algebraic expressions, polynomials, simplifying expressions, substitution, lists, tables
Calculusn++differentiation, integration, both exact and numerical. Lots of examples and lots of graphics. Find Out More. Quiz
Solving Equationsn++Using Solve and NSolve, systems of equations, root finding. Find Out More. Quiz
3-D Graphicsn++surfaces, level sets, parametric curves in space, knots, tube plots, animations. Find Out More. Quiz
Dynamical Systems--iteration, orbits, the family of logistic functions, chaos,fractals, drawing the Mandlebrot set
Possible Additional Chapters: Getting Organizedn++using notebooks effectively Solving
Differential Equations
Matrices and Linear Algebran++matrices, determinant, inverse, eigenvalues and eigenvectors
Lots of examples Probability and Monte Carlo Simulations Appendixn++Quiz Answers

Free shipping on orders over $35*

*A minimum purchase of $35 is required. Shipping is provided via FedEx SmartPost® and FedEx Express Saver®. Average delivery time is 1 – 5 business days, but is not guaranteed in that timeframe. Also allow 1 - 2 days for processing. Free shipping is eligible only in the continental United States and excludes Hawaii, Alaska and Puerto Rico. FedEx service marks used by permission."Marketplace" orders are not eligible for free or discounted shipping.

Learn more about the TextbookRush Marketplace.