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Re: Textbook recommendation?

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  • Subject: [mg120802] Re: Textbook recommendation?
  • From: Alan <alan.isaac at>
  • Date: Thu, 11 Aug 2011 05:10:48 -0400 (EDT)
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On Aug 9, 7:18 am, "DaleJenk" <dale.jenki... at>
> Can anyone recommend a good textbook to learn Mathematica (version 7)?

If you want to quickly acquire basic facility with Mathematica, try
The Student's Introduction to MATHEMATICA: A Handbook for Precalculus,
Calculus, and Linear Algebra
Bruce F. Torrence and Eve A. Torrence.

Truly a textbook. (Nicely limited in scope.)
Lots of very basic math well illustrated, and good coverage of

Alan Isaac

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