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Instant SymPy Starter by Ronan Lamy

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Installation

In four easy steps, you can install SymPy and prepare it to be used on your system.

Step 1 – Trying it out online

The easiest way to use SymPy is to try it out in your browser. SymPy is available from http://live.sympy.org, an online Python shell, with SymPy already imported, which allows you to perform simple calculations. Take a moment to become familiar with it. Every code snippet in the online documentation can be turned into a SymPy Live shell, so you will be using it quite often. It looks as follows:

Step 1 – Trying it out online

The Live shell is similar to the default Python shell, with tab completion enabled and LaTeX-based pretty printing. The obvious limitations ...

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