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Read more about Introduction to GNU Octave: A brief tutorial for linear algebra and calculus students

Introduction to GNU Octave: A brief tutorial for linear algebra and calculus students

Jason Lachniet, Wytheville Community College

This brief book provides a noncomprehensive introduction to GNU Octave, a free open source alternative to MatLab. The basic syntax and usage is explained through concrete examples from the mathematics courses a math, computer science, or engineering major encounters in the first two years of college: linear algebra, calculus, and differential equations.

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Read more about Learning Statistics with R: A tutorial for psychology students and other beginners

Learning Statistics with R: A tutorial for psychology students and other beginners

Danielle Navarro, University of New South Wales


Learning Statistics with R covers the contents of an introductory statistics class, as typically taught to undergraduate psychology students, focusing on the use of the R statistical software. The book discusses how to get started in R as well as giving an introduction to data manipulation and writing scripts. From a statistical perspective, the book discusses descriptive statistics and graphing first, followed by chapters on probability theory, sampling and estimation, and null hypothesis testing. After introducing the theory, the book covers the analysis of contingency tables, t-tests, ANOVAs and regression. Bayesian statistics are covered at the end of the book.

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Read more about Introductory Statistics with Randomization and Simulation First Edition

Introductory Statistics with Randomization and Simulation First Edition

David Diez, Google/YouTube

Christopher Barr, Varadero Capital

Mine Çetinkaya-Rundel, Duke University


We hope readers will take away three ideas from this book in addition to forming a foundation of statistical thinking and methods.

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Read more about Advanced High School Statistics, 2nd Edition

Advanced High School Statistics, 2nd Edition

David Diez, OpenIntro

Christopher Barr, Varadero Capital

Mine Çetinkaya-Rundel, Duke University

Leah Dorazio, San Francisco University High School

We hope readers will take away three ideas from this book in addition to forming a foundation

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Read more about Intermediate Algebra

Intermediate Algebra

Lynn Marecek, Santa Ana College

Intermediate Algebra is designed to meet the scope and sequence requirements of a one-semester Intermediate algebra course. The book's organization makes it easy to adapt to a variety of course syllabi. The text expands on the fundamental concepts of algebra while addressing the needs of students with diverse backgrounds and learning styles. Each topic builds upon previously developed material to demonstrate the cohesiveness and structure of mathematics.

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Read more about Linear Algebra with Applications

Linear Algebra with Applications

W. Keith Nicholson, University of Calgary

After being traditionally published for many years, this formidable text by W. Keith Nicholson is now being released as an open educational resource and part of Lyryx with Open Texts! Supporting today's students and instructors requires much more than a textbook, which is why Dr. Nicholson opted to work with Lyryx Learning.

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Read more about Calculo diferencial e integral

Calculo diferencial e integral

Marta Susana Bonacina

Claudia Teti

Alejandra Haidar

Esta comunidad tiene como fin construir un texto base, que pretende ser la puerta de entrada al mundo de las matemáticas superiores y sus aplicaciones en el campo de las Ciencias de la Ingeniería.

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Read more about Ordinary Differential Equations

Ordinary Differential Equations

Stephen Wiggins, University of Bristol


This book consists of ten weeks of material given as a course on ordinary differential equations (ODEs) for second year mathematics majors at the University of Bristol. It is the first course devoted solely to differential equations that these students will take.

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Read more about Introductory Business Statistics

Introductory Business Statistics

Lex Holmes, University of Oklahoma

Barbara Illowsky, De Anza College

Susan Dean, De Anza College

Introductory Business Statistics is designed to meet the scope and sequence requirements of the one-semester statistics course for business, economics, and related majors. Core statistical concepts and skills have been augmented with practical business examples, scenarios, and exercises. The result is a meaningful understanding of the discipline, which will serve students in their business careers and real-world experiences.

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Read more about Elementary College Geometry

Elementary College Geometry

Henry Africk, New York City College of Technology

This text is intended for a brief introductory course in plane geometry. It covers the topics from elementary geometry that are most likely to be required for more advanced mathematics courses. The only prerequisite is a semester of algebra.

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