Calculator Recommendations

Calculator Recommendations for Mathematics Courses

Math Courses Is a calculator required? Scientific Graphing
Sharp EL-500 Series Other Scientific TI-83
TI-83+
TI-84
TI-89 Other Graphing
MTH 020, MTH 025

Yes,  Scientific

Best

OK
MTH 052

Yes,  Scientific

Best

OK
MTH 060, MTH 065, MTH 070

Yes,  Scientific

Best

OK OK OK
MTH 075, MTH 085

Yes,  Scientific

Best

OK OK OK
MTH 082

Yes, Scientific

Best

OK OK
MTH 095, MTH 097

Yes,  Scientific

Best

OK OK OK
MTH 098 Yes, Scientific Best OK OK
MTH 105-107 OK OK OK
MTH 111-112

Yes,  Graphing

Best

OK
MTH 211-213

Yes,  Scientific

Best

OK OK OK
MTH 231-233

Maybe**, Scientific

Best

OK
MTH 241-242

Maybe**, Graphing

Best

OK OK
MTH 243

Yes,  Graphing

Best

OK
MTH 251-252

Yes,  Graphing

Best

OK
MTH 253-256

Yes,  Graphing

Best

OK OK
MTH 260-261 & 265

Yes,  Graphing

Best

OK OK

** Please check with instructor before purchasing calculator.

Note: The Mathematics Division has a limited number of graphing calculators for rent. Go to the Math Resource Center, Building 16, Room 169.