- download fxNews2006Vol4.g1s to the default My Documents/CASIO/FA-124 folder on your computer;
- load the software into the FA-124; and
- transfer the software to the fx-9860.
It's possible to transfer programs directly from the CFX9850G to the fx9860G using a 3-pin cable. Many programs will work as intended using this method. The conversion tool will help if you no longer have a CFX9850G or are experiencing difficulties transferring directly from calculator to calculator.
Remember that fxNews programs are all More can be found on the programs page.
This edition of fxNews contains 5 new spreadsheets. **FIB~3**This spreadsheet illustrates an investigation into a Fibonacci type recursive sequence. Each successive term is generated by the sum of the previous three terms. The question posed is how many of these terms are also square numbers?**FIB~4**This is a variation of the first spreadsheet, where each successive term is generated by the sum of the previous four terms.**LUCAS**This spreadsheet explores the ratio of consecutive terms of the Lucas sequence. Students may recognize this as the Golden Ratio, and discover that in the long run this ratio is independent of the two starting terms.**MAV34567**This spreadsheet automatically calculates 3, 4, 5, 6 and 7 point moving averages for up to 20 data points entered into column B.**TWO~DATA**This spreadsheet is designed to help the user calculate either the combined mean and sd of two data sets; or the mean and sd of a data set split from a larger data set.
More can be found on the spreadsheets page.
This edition of fxNews contains 3 new eActivities. **LAT~LONG**is an eActivity to help solve distance problems along lines of latitude or longitude between places on the earth. is an eActivity to help solve distance problems along lines of latitude or longitude between places on the earth.**MATTRANS**is a collection of notes strips that summarize common matrix transformations, together with some hints and examples. A companion summary sheet of all common matrix transformations is also included in this edition of fxNews.**MOVINGAV**is a set of Solve strips to help with calculation of 3, 4, 5, 6 and 7 point moving averages, together with residuals.
More can be found on the eActivities page. Every edition contains a handful of tips and tricks for getting the most out of your fx-9860G. In this edition some of the hints offered include- Solving f(x)=0 in Solver
- Solve in RUN
- Solving quadratics in Solver
- Working with Lists
- Sub Names
- List Differences
These and more can be found on the Tips and Tricks page. |