Use of TI-83 Plus
OK - I'm an older student. In class Mon. the instructor showed us how to use the TI-83 to find the factors of a number - I've been trying for over an hour to remember it and I can't. Can anyone tell me what buttons to push...say I wanted to find all the factors of 360.
Thank you in advance.(Nerd)
On the TI-89, you can just do "factor(n)" to get the prime factors. For example,
Originally Posted by KatMom
But I'm not aware of any similar function on the 83. You could, however, very easily write a program to do such a thing.
TI-83 Basic Programs
Go to the address below
TI-83 BASIC Math Programs - ticalc.org
They have several math programs in TI-Basic you can download
and enter into your calculator or use the link cable to automatically enter them into your calculator.
You can download the guidebook free from TI
Pick-Up Window: TI-83 Plus / TI-83 Silver Edition guidebook
You can buy the cable fron ebay for less than $10.oo and the program you can download "free" from TI.
Pick-Up Window:: Computer Software
This will give you information on how to use the calculator
Using the Graphing Calculator - Table of Contents
TI-83, TI-83+, TI-84, TI-84+ Graphing Calculator Quick Reference
hope this helps