Tech Note 292 Detail

Define a function.

Affected Products:

CI-6870 DataStudio - Single User (English)

Problem/Symptom:
How does one define a funtion in the Calculator?

PASCO Solution:
Type in your equation according to the samples below:
  • KineticEnergy = mass*speed^2/2
  • PotentialEnergy = mass*GravAccel*height
You may only have the name of the variable that you wish to define on the left-hand-side of the equation. Press Accept. You will be asked to define all of the variables that appear on the right-hand-side of the equation. To define the variables, either drag and drop from the Data window or choose from the pull down menus.

Creation Date: 10/29/2001
Last Modified: 04/11/2003
Mod Summary: