The Mathematica Primer

Welcome to the home of The Mathematica Primer. This book is a short, focused introduction to Mathematica, the comprehensive software system for doing mathematics. Written for the beginning user, this engaging book contains an explanation of essential Mathematica commands, as well as the rich Mathematica interface for preparing polished technical documents. Mathematica can be used to graph functions, solve equations, perform statistics tests, and much more. In addition, it incorporates wordprocessing and desktop publishing features for combining mathematical computations with text and graphics, and producing polished, integrated, interactive documents.

If your browser supports frames, then you can see what we have to offer by using the menu on the left side of your screen. Alternatively, you can use the following text-based menu bar, which can be found at the bottom of all our pages.

[Home] [Cover] [Contents] [Description] [Sample Notebooks]

[Authors] [Publisher] [Availability] [Late News]