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Step 1. Watch this video
Step 2. Maple Fundamentals Guide
After you've watched the video and then tried some things out on your own, the Maple Fundamentals Guide will take you even further. Watch it as a video, or try out each example for yourself by working through the steps given in the PDF.
How Do I...?
Use these shorter tutorials to get build out your knowledge of specific topics and functions. (After you know the basics, refer to Help > Quick Reference when you need a quick reminder.)
How do I...
Each tutorial will take approximately 5-10 minutes to complete.
Topics covering essentials for working in Maple
Talking to Maple
How to Get Started
...enter a simple expression?
...enter a function?
...enter a matrix?
...evaluate an expression?
...import tabular data
...plot a function?
...plot multiple functions?
...plot a straight line?
...enter a complex number?
...solve an ordinary differential equation?
...work with random generators?
Tools and Features
Learn more about Maple's tools and features, such as palettes and context-sensitive options in the context panel.
More topics for:
Putting Your Ideas Together
Combining Text and Math
Expressions, Functions, and Procedures
Commands and Packages
Using Top Commands and Packages
2-D and 3-D Plots
Using the Plot Builder Assistant
Working with Matrices
Creating Matrices and Vectors
Including Lists and Arrays
Importing and Exporting Data
Statistics, Regression, and Curve Fitting
Word Processing Tools
Sections and Tables
Interactive Circle Plotting
Working with Units
Customizing Unit Settings
Note for non-Windows users: The keystrokes given in this document are for Windows. There will be differences for other platforms. If you are using a different platform, see Shortcut Keys.
This collection of Maple training videos covers both introductory and specialized topics.
Maple User Manual: This manual provides a comprehensive overview of Maple. Topics include information for new users, mathematical problem solving, document formatting, basic programming, and application creation.
Maple Programming Guide: Maple includes a sophisticated programming language. This guide covers a range of introductory and advanced topics, and is suitable for both beginner and experienced programmers.
These manuals are also available as PDFs in the Maplesoft Documentation Center.
The help pages, tutorials, and manuals contain many examples illustrating the use of Maple. In addition, you can find thousands of sample applications that use Maple to solve an extremely wide variety of problems. These include:
Examples and Applications in Maple - Examples covering a wide range of Maple functionality
Maple Application Center – Moderated collection of Maple applications contributed by users
Engineering Application Gallery – Collection of engineering examples
Student Help Center
Teacher Resource Center
Interactive Study Guides for Calculus, Precalculus, and Multivariate Calculus
Maple Calculator app for iOS and Android
Maple Learn online math environment
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