This tutorial demonstrates how to leverage Microsoft OneNote as a platform for instructional materials (lessons, labs, investigations, assessments) created using Mathcad Prime 1.0 (or Mathcad 15.0). The combination of Mathcad and OneNote offers a powerful, yet flexible environment for an electronic textbook, laptop classroom, or online learning environment. ... (Show more)(Show less)

Watch out for complex numbers in your data, which can not be plotted in Mathcad. Imaginary parts in your numbers leads to either incomplete graphs or errors instead of plots. To work with complex numbers, you can plot the real and imaginary parts of your numbers separately, or reframe your data to calculate only the real part before plotting.... (Show more)(Show less)

Mathcad 15.0's live math capabilities provide students with timely feedback as they plot graphs, solve equations, or model data. This demonstration illustrates some useful techniques for using Mathcad to help your students be more active in directing their own learning and gain deeper understanding of mathematical concepts.... (Show more)(Show less)