Microsoft Mathematics (formerly Microsoft Math) is an educational program, designed for Microsoft Windows, that allows users to solve math and science problems. Developed and maintained byMicrosoft, it is primarily targeted for students as a learning tool.
A related freeware add-in for Microsoft Word and Microsoft OneNote, called Microsoft Mathematics Add-In for Word and OneNote, is also available from Microsoft that offers comparable functionality.
Microsoft Math has received 2008 Award of Excellence from Tech & Learning Magazine.
Microsoft Math contains features that are designed to assist in solving math, science, and tech-related problems, as well as to educate the user. The application features such tools as a graphing calculator and a unit converter. It also includes a triangle solver, and an equation solver that provides step-by-step solutions to each problem, a feature beneficial to students attempting to learn problem-solving skills.
This grapher is also suited to multivariable calculus. For example, the parametric mode of the grapher allows student to graph 3D vector functions.