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Computing with Formulas

  • Hans Petter Langtangen
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Part of the Texts in Computational Science and Engineering book series (TCSE, volume 6)

Abstract

Our first examples on computer programming involve programs that evaluate mathematical formulas. You will learn how to write and run a Python program, how to work with variables, how to compute with mathematical functions such as e x and \(\sin x\), and how to use Python for interactive calculations.

Keywords

Computer Language Text Editor Python Program Code Snippet Program Text 
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© Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 2016

Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Simula Research LaboratoryFornebuNorway
  2. 2.Department of InformaticsUniversity of OsloOsloNorway

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