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Using a scientific calculator

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Do you have a Casio fx-83 ES scientific calculator (or a compatible model) and want to learn how to use it? This free course, Using a scientific calculator, will help you to understand how to use the different facilities and functions and discover what a powerful tool this calculator can be!

Course learning outcomes

After studying this course, you should be able to:

  • understand the basic functions on your calculator
  • understand which calculator functions are needed for a given problem
  • understand what may go wrong when entering calculations and know how to fix them
  • apply knowledge of calculator functions to a range of mathematical calculations.

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