This directory contains only Mathomatic scripts. They include tests,
examples, short tutorials, and educational math toys.
To run all tests, type "mathomatic all".
For a short, educational demo, type "mathomatic heron".
Look around and have fun! Feel free to contribute your Mathomatic scripts.
Here is what is available in this directory:
all.in - script that reads in all test scripts
circles.in - uses eliminate command to combine the equations for 2 circles
conversions.in - commonly used metric/English conversions
cubic.in - calculate the 3 solutions of any cubic polynomial equation
david.in - demonstration of eliminate command usage
demo.in - a small Mathomatic demonstration
distance.in - derive the shortest distance between a point and a line in 2D
electronics.in - electrical formulas
ellipse.in - 2D equations for ellipses
examples.in - some simple examples of Mathomatic in action
fibonacci.in - direct formula to calculate any Fibonacci number
finance.in - derivation of the mortgage payment financial formula
fraction.in - shows how "simplify fraction" and "unfactor fully" work
geometry.in - commonly used standard (Euclidean) geometric formulas
heron.in - formula for the area of a triangle and derivations
how_limit_works.in - how the experimental limit command works
hypertrig.in - definitions for hyperbolic trigonometry
linear.in - combine 3 simultaneous linear equations with 3 unknowns
pie.in - how to calculate the universal constants pi and e
points.in - derive simple equations from 2 or 3 points in 2 dimensions
poly.in - combine 3 quadratic equations with 3 unknown coefficients
pyth3d.in - arrives at the distance between two points in 3D space
radius.in - some fun formulas for the radius of a circle
trig.in - trigonometric functions as complex exponential equations