Texas Instruments plus TI-83 User Manual
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Graphing Calculator Guidebook

First Steps




Graphing a function












Using parentheses











Data and lists






Split screen





Beyond the Basics


Inferential statistics








Menu maps





More Information


Sending and receiving








Support and service






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US FCC Information Concerning Radio

Frequency Interference

This equipment has been tested and found to comply with the limits for a Class B digital device, pursuant to Part 15 of the FCC rules. These limits are designed to provide reasonable protection against harmful interference in a residential installation. This equipment generates, uses, and can radiate radio frequency energy and, if not installed and used in accordance with the instructions, may cause harmful interference with radio communications. However, there is no guarantee that interference will not occur in a particular installation.

If this equipment does cause harmful interference to radio or television reception, which can be determined by turning the equipment off and on, you can try to correct the interference by one or more of the following measures:

Reorient or relocate the receiving antenna.

Increase the separation between the equipment and receiver.

Connect the equipment into an outlet on a circuit different from that to which the receiver is connected.

Consult the dealer or an experienced radio/television technician for help.

Caution: Any changes or modifications to this equipment not expressly approved by Texas Instruments may void your authority to operate the equipment.


Chapter 1:

Operating the TI-83Plus Silver Edition

Documentation Conventions

In the body of this guidebook, TI-83 Plus (in silver) refers to theTI-83 Plus Silver Edition. Sometimes, as in Chapter 19, the full nameTI-83 Plus Silver Edition is used to distinguish it from theTI-83Plus.

All the instructions and examples in this guidebook also work for

the TI-83Plus. All the functions of theTI-83 Plus Silver Edition and theTI-83Plus are the same. The two calculators differ only in available RAM memory and Flash application ROM memory.


Operating the TI-83Plus Silver Edition