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2011-08-16 09:00:00

DALLAS, Aug. 16, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The lessons learned in mathematics and science classes last spring may not help students figure out how to stretch their summer vacation a few days longer. However, calculators and handheld learning tools from Texas Instruments will help outfit 7-12th graders for their fall classes. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110816/DA51691) Texas Instruments fall line of fashionable calculators and learning tools help outfit students for the new...

2011-07-14 09:30:00

DALLAS, July 14, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- For a lot of students, no class conjures up feelings of anxiety more than math class. Sometimes just walking into a math classroom is enough to cause distress. Math anxious kids aren't always just 'stressed out' or dislike math; many feel they are unable to succeed in mathematics. They may have struggled in the past and are convinced they'll always have trouble. Signs of math anxiety "Math anxiety is a self-fulfilling prophecy," says Holly Larsson, a...

2011-07-11 09:00:00

DALLAS, July 11, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- You can take the student out of biology class for the summer, but you can't take biology out of the world around them. Whether at the lake, the park or their own backyard, students can take advantage of the long break to learn more about how living systems work. "The study of biology is becoming more and more important in understanding the world around us," said Erick Archer, science subject matter specialist for Texas Instruments Education Technology....

2011-07-01 09:00:00

DALLAS, July 1, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- With summer in full swing, thoughts of beakers and Bunsen burners in chemistry class are far from most students' thoughts. But with the Fourth of July holiday just around the corner, they might want to break out the Periodic Table of Elements to discover the colorful connections between chemistry and the brilliant displays overhead. "The study of chemistry helps students see the visible world in a different way once they discover it's 100 percent based...

2011-06-21 14:56:00

DALLAS, June 21, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- From rollercoasters to the mechanics of lenses, summer presents an opportune time for students to explore physics in the world around them. To help students make the most of summer learning, Texas Instruments is posting physics-themed activities on its Facebook page throughout this week to aid students in connecting science concepts with real-world learning experiences. Through these activities, students will be able to discover applications of...

2011-06-14 09:00:00

DALLAS, June 14, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Giving math and science teachers and students a jump-start on TI's latest graphing handheld, the TI-Nspire(TM) CX handheld, Wiley Publishing has launched the 2nd Edition of TI-Nspire(TM) FOR DUMMIES® book. To celebrate the launch of the new edition, Texas Instruments will be giving attendees of the International Society for Technology in Education's (ISTE) Annual Conference & Exposition in Philadelphia, Penn., a chance to win a...

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Casio FX-7000G
2013-03-23 00:00:00

Image Caption: A Casio FX-7000G with box and manual. Credit: ML5/Wikipedia The Casio FX-7000G is the world’s first graphing calculator available to the public, offering 82 scientific functions, the ability to produce graphs, it is programmable and can do basic arithmetic problems. It was manufactured from 1985 - 1988. Since then Casio has produced upgraded models using the same technologies. The functions of the FX-7000G can be calculated with up to 13 digits, using arithmetic and...

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