WolframAlpha is a computational knowledge engine. It generates output by doing computations from its own internal knowledge base, instead of searching the web and returning links. It’s rather difficult to explain this tool and paint a clear picture with words. Better to just try it out.

So… what if I enter:

This screencast from TeacherTrainingVideos.com highlights some of the uses of WolframAlpha explaining how it might be used in the classroom.


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