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Essential MATLAB for Engineers and Scientists, 6th Edition by Daniel T. Valentine, Brian Hahn

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Appendix C

Command and Function: Quick Reference

This appendix lists most of the MATLAB commands and functions used in the text, along with a few others. For a complete list by category (with links to detailed descriptions) see MATLAB: Reference: MATLAB Function Reference: Functions by Category in the online documentation.

The command help by itself displays a list of all the function categories (each in its own directory).

C.1. General-purpose commands

demo Run demos
help Online help
helpwin Display categories of functions with links to each category
lookfor Keyword search through help entries
type List M-files
what Directory listing of M- and MAT-files
which Locate functions and files

C.1.1. Managing variables ...

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