Derive Alternatives for Mac

    Derive is not available for Mac but there are plenty of alternatives that runs on macOS with similar functionality. The best Mac alternative is GNU Octave, which is both free and Open Source. If that doesn't suit you, our users have ranked more than 50 alternatives to Derive and many of them are available for Mac so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting Mac alternatives to Derive are MATLAB (Paid), Mathematica (Paid), Scilab (Free, Open Source) and SageMath (Free, Open Source).

    This page was last updated Feb 20, 2021

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      MonteCarlito is a free Excel-add-in to do Monte-Carlo-simulations. Apart from these it can also do statistical analysis like mean, median, standard error, variance, skewness, kurtosis. It can create histograms. The code is open source.
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      MathStudio, formerly SpaceTime, is the most comprehensive math app available for mobile devices.
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    1. PDL ("Perl Data Language") gives standard Perl the ability to compactly store and speedily manipulate the large N-dimensional data arrays which are the bread and butter of scientific computing.
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      ASCEND is a free open-source software program for solving small to very large mathematical models. ASCEND can solve systems of non-linear equations, linear and nonlinear optimisation problems, and dynamic systems expressed in the form of differential/algebraic equations.
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      Axiom is a general purpose Computer Algebra system. It is useful for research and development of mathematical algorithms. It defines a strongly typed, mathematically correct type hierarchy. It has a programming language and a built-in compiler.
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      PyDSTool is a sophisticated & integrated simulation and analysis environment for dynamical systems models of physical systems (ODEs, DAEs, maps, and hybrid systems).
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      Reinteract is a system for interactive experimentation with Python. Reinteract worksheets contain Python code combined with the results of that code, formatted as text or graphical plots. Youu can go back and edit previously entered statements, and the results will update.

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      No updates since 2011. Per homepage:
      29 Oct 2011 - Reinteract 0.5.9 released

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      The Enthought Python Distribution provides scientists with a comprehensive set of tools to perform rigorous data analysis and visualization.
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    2. Doronix Math Toolbox is a numerical computing environment with programming language which can be used as alternative to MATLAB.
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      A software package designed to solve computationally hard problems in algebra, number theory, geometry and combinatorics.
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