Introduction to MACSYMA

4.1 | Beginning a MACSYMA Session |

4.2 | On-Line Help |

4.3 | Basic Entities in MACSYMA |

4.4 | Variable Names in MACSYMA |

4.5 | Expressions in MACSYMA |

4.6 | Binding Expressions to Variables; Defining Functions |

4.7 | Using MACSYMA ... |

4.7.1 ... for Arithmetic | |

4.7.2 ... for Algebra | |

4.7.3 ... for Complex Variables | |

4.7.4 ... for Trigonometry | |

4.7.5 ... for Algebraic Equations | |

4.7.6 ... for Basic Calculus | |

4.7.7 ... for Laplace Transforms | |

4.7.8 ... for Ordinary Differential Equations | |

4.7.9 ... for Crude Graphing | |

4.7.10 ... for Lists, Matrices, and Arrays | |

4.8 | Command Files |

4.9 | High-Resolution Graphing |

4.10 | Making Hard Copy ... |

4.10.1 ... of Text | |

4.10.2 ... of Graphs | |

4.11 | Output in TeX Format |

4.12 | Animation |

4.13 | Pattern Matching |

4.13.1 Search and Replace: Small Angle Approximations | |

4.13.2 Simplification Rules | |

4.13.3 Pattern Matching Functions | |

4.14 | Customizations |

4.15 | Miscellaneous Commands |

4.16 | References |

4.17 | Exercises |