## Math Applications and Add-ins

Name: Microsoft Mathematics 4.0

Website: Microsoft Education Product Center

Description: From basic math to precalculus, Microsoft Mathematics 4.0 can help you visualize and see mathematical concepts as you’ve never seen them before. This free downloadable tool includes step-by-step instructions and explains fundamental concepts. The wide range of tools to help students with complex mathematics includes a full-featured graphing calculator that’s designed to work just like a hand-held calculator and ink handwriting support to recognize hand-written problems.

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Website: Microsoft Education Product Center

Description: From basic math to precalculus, Microsoft Mathematics 4.0 can help you visualize and see mathematical concepts as you’ve never seen them before. This free downloadable tool includes step-by-step instructions and explains fundamental concepts. The wide range of tools to help students with complex mathematics includes a full-featured graphing calculator that’s designed to work just like a hand-held calculator and ink handwriting support to recognize hand-written problems.

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**The Step-by-Step Equation Solver**Students can use this to learn how to solve difficult math problems.**Graphing calculator**Its full features and large two-dimensional and enhanced three-dimensional color graphs can better illustrate problems and concepts.**Formulas and Equations Library**Students will find more than 100 commonly used equations and formulae to help identify and apply equations.**Triangle Solver**This graphing tool explains triangles and their parts.**Unit Conversion tool**Students can use this handy tool to quickly and easily convert units of measure, including length, area, volume, weight, temperature, pressure, energy, power, velocity, and time.

## Using Mathematics 4.0 in Class

**Mathematics 4.0 teacher guide**After downloading Microsoft Mathematics 4.0, read the Mathematics 4.0 teacher guide to learn how this free download can help you improve your math lessons.

Video:Microsoft Math 4.0

Demonstrated at: FTAC

Also see: Chemistry Add-in

Also see: Chemistry Add-in

Name: Mathematics add-in for MS Word and OneNote

Website: MS Word add-in

Description:With the Microsoft Mathematics Add-in for Word and OneNote, you can perform mathematical calculations and plot graphs in your Word documents and OneNote notebooks. The add-in also provides an extensive collection of mathematical symbols and structures to display clearly formatted mathematical expressions. You can also quickly insert commonly used expressions and math structures by using the Equation gallery.

The Microsoft Mathematics Add-in can help you with the following tasks:

Website: MS Word add-in

Description:With the Microsoft Mathematics Add-in for Word and OneNote, you can perform mathematical calculations and plot graphs in your Word documents and OneNote notebooks. The add-in also provides an extensive collection of mathematical symbols and structures to display clearly formatted mathematical expressions. You can also quickly insert commonly used expressions and math structures by using the Equation gallery.

The Microsoft Mathematics Add-in can help you with the following tasks:

- Compute standard mathematical functions, such as roots and logarithms
- Compute trigonometric functions, such as sine and cosine
- Find derivatives and integrals, limits, and sums and products of series
- Perform matrix operations, such as inverses, addition, and multiplication
- Perform operations on complex numbers
- Plot 2-D graphs in Cartesian and polar coordinates
- Plot 3-D graphs in Cartesian, cylindrical, and spherical coordinates
- Solve equations and inequalities
- Calculate statistical functions, such as mode and variance, on lists of numbers
- Factor polynomials or integers
- Simplify or expand algebraic expressions

Demonstrated at: ITAC

Name: GeoGebra

Website: www.geogebra.org/cms/

Description: GeoGebra is free and multi-platform dynamic mathematics software for all levels of education that joins geometry, algebra, tables, graphing, statistics and calculus in one easy-to-use package. It has received several educational software awards in Europe and the USA.

Quick Facts

Website: www.geogebra.org/cms/

Description: GeoGebra is free and multi-platform dynamic mathematics software for all levels of education that joins geometry, algebra, tables, graphing, statistics and calculus in one easy-to-use package. It has received several educational software awards in Europe and the USA.

Quick Facts

- Graphics, algebra and tables are connected and fully dynamic
- Easy-to-use interface, yet many powerful features
- Authoring tool to create interactive learning materials as web pages
- Available in many languages for our millions of users around the world
- Free and open source software

Video:Creating Sequences

Suggested by: Gail Laurent