Texas Instruments TI-10

Date of introduction:  February, 2002 Display technology:  LCD
New price:  $12.99 (SRP 2008) Display size:  11 +11 characters
Size:  6.8" x 3.2" x 0.50"
 172 x 82 x 13 mm3
Weight:  4.0 ounces, 112 grams Serial No:  
Batteries:  CR2025 Date of manufacture:  mth 05 year 2002
AC-Adapter:   Origin of manufacture:  China (N)
Precision:  13 Integrated circuits:  
Memories:  1    
Program steps:   Courtesy of:  Joerg Woerner

Combines the features of the MathMate with the 2-line display of the TI-15.

Perfect for reinforcing math concepts in all elementary subjects:

Problem-solving mode lets the student or the calculator create problems 
and give logical answers.
Perfect for using with children's stories that 
have math themes. Great for individualized practice of basic facts. 
Enter expressions with a missing number or missing operand using the "? Key". 
Also evaluate inequalities to build number sense skills.
Constant operation key helps students learn to build tables and investigate 
patterns while developing multiplication, division, addition and subtraction s
kills. Use the TI-10 with blocks and other manipulatives to show skip counting 
by 2's, 5's and more! 
Place value feature helps teachers reinforce place value that is often taught 
using base ten blocks. See how many 1s, 10s, 100s, 1000s, or even 
10ths, 100ths are in a specified number. 

TI-10_N0502_PCB.jpg (72802 Byte)From a technical point of view the TI-10 is a typical far-east design. The single-chip calculator circuit is bonded directly to a high-quality printed circuit board (PCB) while the keyboard makes use of a much simpler PCB.

There is no relation ship to the TI-10 Profit Guide introduced already in 1986.

Stokes Publishing Company, Inc. based in Sunnyvale, California sold a companion for the teacher, view the wonderful TI-10 Overhead Calculator.

Math Explorer and MathMate are trademarks of Texas Instruments.

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Joerg Woerner, September 20, 2002. No reprints without written permission.