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Microsoft Mathematics Alternatives for Linux

Microsoft Mathematics is not available for Linux but there are plenty of alternatives that runs on Linux with similar functionality. The best Linux alternative is Qalculate!, which is both free and Open Source. If that doesn't suit you, our users have ranked more than 25 alternatives to Microsoft Mathematics and 14 are available for Linux so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting Linux alternatives to Microsoft Mathematics are Mathematica, MATLAB, GnuPlot and Matplotlib.

Microsoft Mathematics alternatives are mainly Calculators but may also be Programming Languages. Filter by these if you want a narrower list of alternatives or looking for a specific functionality of Microsoft Mathematics.
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  1. Qalculate! icon

    Qalculate!

    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    105 alternatives to Qalculate! 

    Qalculate! is a multi-purpose cross-platform desktop calculator. It is simple to use but provides power and versatility normally reserved for complicated math packages, as well as useful tools for everyday needs (such as currency conversion and percent calculation).

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    1.  Currency ConversionQalculate! lets you convert different currencies based on the latest exchange rates.
    2.  PortableQalculate! can be used from a USB stick or similar with no prior installation.
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  2. Mathematica icon

    Mathematica

    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Online
    76 alternatives to Mathematica 

    Mathematica is a computational software program used widely in scientific, engineering, and mathematical fields and other areas of technical computing.

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    MATLAB

    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Online
    • Android
    • iPhone
    • iPad
    83 alternatives to MATLAB 

    MATLAB is a numerical computing environment and programming language. Maintained by The MathWorks, MATLAB allows easy matrix manipulation, plotting of functions and data, implementation of algorithms, creation of user interfaces, and interfacing with programs in other languages.

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    Some users think MATLAB is a great alternative to Microsoft Mathematics, some don't.
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    GnuPlot

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    50 alternatives to GnuPlot 

    Gnuplot is a portable command-line driven interactive data and function plotting utility. It was originally intended as to allow scientists and students to visualize mathematical functions and data. It does this job pretty well, but has grown to support many non-interactive...

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    1.  Command line interfaceGnuPlot either have CLI support or is a CLI-only app.
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  5. Matplotlib icon

    Matplotlib

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Online
    • Python
    38 alternatives to Matplotlib 

    matplotlib is a python 2D plotting library which produces publication quality figures in a variety of hardcopy formats and interactive environments across platforms. matplotlib can be used in python scripts, the python and ipython shell (ala MATLAB®* or Mathematica®†)...

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    1.  Support for LaTeXMatplotlib supports LaTeX for text and math equation formatting.
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    SMath Studio

    • FreeProprietary
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Online
    • Windows Mobile
    23 alternatives to SMath Studio 

    SMath Studio - is a math program with 'paper'-like interface and numerous computing features. It has an ability to work with systems, matrices, vectors, complex numbers, infinities and fractions.

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    1.  WYSIWYG SupportSMath Studio integrates a WYSIWYG editor to edit the look and content of a document, page, or file.
    2.  PortableSMath Studio can be used from a USB stick or similar with no prior installation.
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    Xcos

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    92 alternatives to Xcos 

    Xcos is a graphical editor to design hybrid dynamical systems models. Models can be designed, loaded, saved, compiled and simulated.

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    SymPy

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    36 alternatives to SymPy 

    SymPy is a Python library for symbolic computation. The stated goals of the library are to become a full-featured computer algebra system and to keep a simple code base to promote extensibility and comprehensibility.

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    Giac/Xcas

    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    41 alternatives to Giac/Xcas 

    Giac/Xcas is a free computer algebra system for Windows, Mac OS X and Linux/Unix (license GPL3, for commercial dual-license contact us).

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    KAlgebra

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Linux
    36 alternatives to KAlgebra 

    KAlgebra is a mathematical graph calculator included in the KDE education package. While it is based on the MathML content markup language, knowledge of MathML is not required for use. The calculator includes numerical, logical, symbolic, and analytical functions, and can plot...

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