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Maple functions from the CalcP package.

These functions are all specifically written for use in calculus. The list below gives the names of the procedures we will be using, as well as brief descriptions. Maple help screens are available for all of these functions, so refer to them for further examples.

Differentiates vector-valued functions.
Plots vector-valued functions in two and three dimensions.
Computes the magnitude of a vector.
Animates parametric curves in two dimensions.
Animates parametric curves in three dimensions.
Computes the speed of a particle moving on a path defined by a vector-valued function tex2html_wrap_inline320 .

Sean O Anderson
Tue Mar 25 09:42:50 EST 1997