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    FormulaDesk Math Alternatives

    FormulaDesk Math is described as 'Excel add-in that brings real symbolic math to Excel. View formulas as equations, plot formulas…instantly. All the tools that engineers and students need every day, now inside Excel' and is an app in the Education & Reference category. There are more than 50 alternatives to FormulaDesk Math for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Linux, Mac, Microsoft Office Excel and Online / Web-based. The best alternative is Mathematica. It's not free, so if you're looking for a free alternative, you could try SciPy & Numpy or Maxima. Other great apps like FormulaDesk Math are fxSolver (Free), wxMaxima (Free, Open Source), ASAP Utilities (Paid) and Maple (Paid).

    This page was last updated Oct 13, 2020
    • Windows
    • Microsoft Office Excel
    FormulaDesk Math is an Excel add-in that brings real symbolic math to Excel. View formulas as equations, plot...
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      • FreeOpen Source
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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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      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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    1. Daniel’s XL Toolbox is a free, open-source add-in for the Microsoft Excel spreadsheet software that helps you to analyze and present data and increases your productivity. Its target audience are life scientists, but it has proven useful for industry as well.
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      • Android
      Java based and open sourced version of matlab and octave

      Discontinued

      last updated in 2017

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      Cadabra is a computer algebra system (CAS) designed specifically for the solution of problems encountered in field theory.
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      Singular is an open source computer algebra system for polynomial computations, with special emphasis on commutative and non-commutative algebra, algebraic geometry, and singularity theory.
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    2. WIRIS cas is an online platform for mathematical calculations designed for education. You can access a powerful calculation toolbar through an HTML page that includes integrals and limits calculation, function graphing in 2D or 3D and symbolic matrices manipulation, among others.
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      Yet another (general-purpose) computer algebra system. There is support for numeric computations, to arbitrary precision, symbolic computation and visualization.
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      FriCAS is an advanced computer algebra system. Its capabilities range from calculus (integration and differentiation) to abstract algebra. It can plot functions and has integrated help system.
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    3. SymbolicC++ uses C++ and object-oriented programming to develop a computer algebra system. Object-oriented programming is an approach to software design that is based on classes rather than procedures. This approach maximizes modularity and information hiding.
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