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Canon F-730SX User Manual

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First Tme Operation
1. Remove the battery insulation tab to load the battery.
2. To initialize the calculator, use the tip of a ballpoint pen
(or similar sharp object) to press the [RESET] button on
the back of the calculator. (Figure

User Guide




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  • Page 1: User Guide

    F-730SX SCIENTIFIC CALCULATOR User Guide First Tme Operation 1. Remove the battery insulation tab to load the battery. (Figure 2. To initialize the calculator, use the tip of a ballpoint pen (or similar sharp object) to press the [RESET] button on the back of the calculator.
  • Page 2: Table Of Contents

    CONTENTS SAFETY PRECAUTIONS .............P.3 USING THE PROTECTIVE SLIDE CASE ......P.3 DISPLAY (2-LINE DISPLAY) ..........P.4 TO GET STARTED Power On and Off .............P.5 Input Capacity ..............P.5 Display Format Setting (Notation – Fix, Sci, Eng) ....P.5 Inputting and Editing Calculations ........P.6 Order of Operations ............P.7 Input Ranges..............P.8 Error Messages and Error Locator........P.11 BASIC CALCULATIONS...
  • Page 3: Safety Precautions

    Do not under any circumstances dismantle the device. If the calculator is not functioning properly, please contact Canon Service & Support or mail the device with the Warranty to a Canon service location.
  • Page 4: Display (2-Line Display)

    DISPLAY (2-LINE DISPLAY) Extension mark (Shows the presence of hidden formula) Formula (11 characters) Next or Previous page Exponent Mantissa minus sign minus sign Exponent Status indicators Mantissa <Status Indicators> : 2nd Function : Degree Mode GRAD : Gradient Mode : Radian Mode : Constant : Hyperbolic...
  • Page 5: To Get Started

    Input Capacity F-730SX can accommodate up to 87 steps in Normal mode and 47 steps in STAT mode in a single calculation. One step is used when you press one of the numeric keys, arithmetic keys, scientific calculation keys or key.
  • Page 6: Inputting And Editing Calculations

    Inputting and Editing Calculations New input begins on the left of the upper (entry) line. When the entries are over 11 digits, the line will move to the right consecutively. Press to scroll the cursor within the upper (entry) line and edit your calculation as needed. Example (Editing an Entry): 567+889900█...
  • Page 7: Order Of Operations

    Order of Operations The calculator will automatically determine the operation priority. This means that algebraic expressions can be entered just as they are written and the calculation priority is as follows: 1st Priority Recall memory (A-E), RAND Calculation with parentheses ( ). Function with parentheses that requests the input argument to the right.
  • Page 8: Input Ranges

    Input Ranges Functions Input Range DEC 0 ≤ | |≤ 4.499999999 E 10 RAD 0 ≤ | | ≤ 785398163.3 GRA 0 ≤ | | ≤ 4.999999999 E 10 DEC 0 ≤ | | ≤ 4.500000008 E 10 RAD 0 ≤ | | ≤ 785398165 GRA 0 ≤...
  • Page 9 Functions Input Range 0 ≤ r ≤ n nPr/nCr n < 1 x 10 (n and r are integers) R → P < 1 x 10 P → R 0 ≤ r < 1 x 10 (DEG) |θ| < 9 x 10 (RAD) |θ| <...
  • Page 10: Calculation Range

    • In Base-n mode, valid values in each number system: Number system Valid values Binary 0, 1 Octal 0, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7 Decimal 0, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9 Hexadecimal 0, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, A, B, C, D, E, F •...
  • Page 11: Error Messages And Error Locator

    Error Messages and Error Locator The calculator is locked up while an error message is shown on the display to indicate the cause of the error. Press to clear the error. Error Message Cause ARUGMENT Improper use of an argument Error DIVIDE BY 0 An attempt to perform a calculation divided by 0...
  • Page 12: Basic Calculations Arithmetic Calculations

    BASIC CALCULATIONS Arithmetic Calculations • To calculate negative values (excludes the negative exponent), make sure that the values are enclosed with parentheses. • To input negative values, use Calculation Expression Operation Display (Result) –0.0008 • You can omit the close parenthesis if the calculation ends with or if the values are stored in memory variables.
  • Page 13: Memory Calculations

    Memory Calculations Memory Variables • There are 5 Memory Variables (A, B, C, D and E) which are used for storing data, results, or dedicated values. • To store values in memory, press + Memory Variable. • To recall a previous calculation in memory, press Memory Variable.
  • Page 14 Answer Memory • The inputted values or the most recent calculation result is automatically stored in Answer Memory when you press followed by a Memory Variable or entering Base-n mode –1 • If you continuously press an operator key (x , ^ , x , %, x , +, –,...
  • Page 15: Fraction Operations

    Fraction Operations The calculator supports calculations with fractions and conversions between Decimal and Fractional display and between Mixed and Improper fractions. Example Operation Display (Lower) Fraction Calculation 3 1/3 Mixed and Improper 10 / 3 Fraction Conversion Fraction and Decimal 3.333333333 Conversion •...
  • Page 16: Angle Unit Conversion

    Angle Unit Conversion The default calculator setting for Angle Unit is "Degree". To change the angle units to "Radian" or "Gradient", press for the setup screen to appear. D E G RAD GRD Next press and then press for the angle unit you want to use.
  • Page 17: Functional Scientific Calculations

    FUNCTIONAL SCIENTIFIC CALCULATIONS Square, Root, Power, Power Root, Reciprocal and Pi Square Root Power Power Root Reciprocal Calculation : = 3.141592653589793 Display = 3.141592654 –1 Example : (–2) 27– 4) = 34.68163348 Operation Display (Upper) Display (Lower) 34.68163348 Trigonometry Calculations Before using the trigonometric functions (except hyperbolic calculations), press to select.' the appropriate angle unit...
  • Page 18: Logarithm, Natural Logarithm And Antilogarithm

    Hyperbolic (sinh/ cosh/ tanh), Inverse Hyperbolic (sinh / cosh / tanh ) Functions Examples Operation Display (Lower) s inh 2.5 – cosh 2.5 = –0.082084999 –0.082084999 –1 cosh 45 = 4.499686191 4.499686191 Logarithm, Natural Logarithm and Antilogarithm Display (Lower) Examples Operation log 255 + ln 3 = 3.505152469...
  • Page 19: Base-N Calculations And Logical Calculations

    : P>Rx & P>Ry to convert Polar Coordinates (r, θ) to Rectangular Coordinates (x,y). Example : In Degree mode, express the point defined by Polar Coordinates (r=2, 0=60°) in Rectangular Coordinates (x,y). Examples Display (Lower) Operation (P>Rx) Calculate x-coordinate Calculate y-coordinate 1.732050808.
  • Page 20: Logical Operation

    Example: 12 = 24 Display (Lower) Operation Display (Upper) 12+5 2 ÷ Example: 10 Display (Lower) Operation Display (Upper ) 10/2 Base-n transformation Display (Lower) Operation Display (Upper) 11+11010 11101 Logical Operation Examples Operation Display (Lower) (Hexadecimal Mode) 789ABC XNOR 147258 FFFF93171b Ans OR 789ABC FFFFFb9FbF...
  • Page 21: Random Number Generation

    Permutation, Combination, Factorials and Random Number Generation • Permutation : nPr = (n-r)! • Combination : nCr = r!(n-r)! • Factorial : x! = x(x-1)(x-2)..(2)(1) Examples Operation Display (Lower) (nPr) 720. (nCr) 120. Random Number Generation RAND: : To generate a random number between 0 and 1. * Using seed value by storing an integer to rand ) to control a sequence of random numbers.
  • Page 22: Statistical Calculations

    STATISTICAL CALCULATIONS ● To enter the statistical mode, press . Then press (1-VAR) to enter one-variable mode, or press (2-VAR) to enter two-variable mode. The linear regression equation y = Ax + B is represented in two variables. ● Before starting a new statistic data entry, be sure to clear the statistic memory by pressing (CLRDATA).
  • Page 23 ● You can recall the following statistic values by pressing , and select a variable by pressing to evaluate the calculation. Variables Explanations Total number of x or (x,y) (2-VAR) data points x or y Mean of all x or y (2-VAR) values Sx or Sy Sample standard deviation of x or y (2-VAR) σx or σy...
  • Page 24 Example: To calculate n, x , σx and variance of a population (σx of data: 75, 85, 90, 77, 77 in one-variable mode. Display (Lower) Operation Display (Upper) (1-VAR) (CLRDATA) n x Sx σx n x Sx σx 80.8 n x Sx σx 5.741080038 σx σx...
  • Page 25: Battery Replacement

    BATTERY REPLACEMENT When the display characters are dim, turn off the calculator and immediately replace the alkaline battery. Please replace the alkaline battery using the following procedure: 1. Press to power off the calculator. 2. Remove the screw that secrues the battery cover in place. 3.
  • Page 26: Battery Caution

    BATTERY CAUTION • Keep the Battery out of reach of children. If the battery is swallowed, contact a doctor immediately. • Misuse of battery may cause leakage, explosion, damages or personal injury. • Don’t recharge or disassemble the battery, it could cause a short circuit.
  • Page 27 CANON Information Technology Services, Inc. will refer you to the nearest Factory Service Center. Repairs not under warranty will be at such cost as Canon U.S.A. or may from time to time generally establish. This limited warranty covers all defects encountered in normal use of...
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