Uses and Examples of the
Computable Document Format (CDF)


Easy-to-deploy courseware that computes and presents results as students drive—produced directly by authors in a single, easy-to-use tool for typesetting, data and interactivity.

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Award-winning textbook

Pearson's Calculus: Early Transcendentals received the Textbook Excellence Award for its CDF-enhanced ebook.

Streamline your

Compose text and interactive examples in the same environment without needing specialized programming expertise.


Interact Now!

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Real-time computation

Interact with mathematical concepts. Interactive figures are recalculated as readers change parameters.

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