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These subjects can be combined, allowing for ultimate flexibility catered to your course and teaching style. To get started, choose one of the zyBooks below and evaluate it. Anyone with a zyBooks account can view chapter 1 of any zyBook for free. Use the filters below to narrow the results in the catalog by subject.

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Computer Science, CS1/2/3, Electrical/Computer Engineering, Engineering

Programming in C++

Contains more than 700 participation activities including questions, animations, tools and over 150 auto-graded programming challenge activities using built-in programming environment. Includes focus on solid understanding of memory usage and pointers, configurable sections to support early/late introduction to functions and objects, and additional material like arrays and structs. Web-based programming practice environment compiles and executes code in the zyBook.
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Computer Science, CS1/2/3, Electrical/Computer Engineering, Engineering

Programming In C

Contains more than 550 participation activities including questions, animations, tools and over 110 auto-graded programming challenge activities using built-in programming environment. Configurable sections support early/late introduction to functions.
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CS1/2/3, Electrical/Computer Engineering, Engineering

Introduction To MATLAB®

Contains more than 850 participation activities including questions, animations, tools, and a fully embedded MATLAB® homework system. Ideal for self-paced independent learning, as well as for a traditional class.
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Computer Science, CS0, CS1/2/3, Electrical/Computer Engineering, Engineering

Troubleshooting Basics - FREE

Short intro (2 chapters) to a systematic troubleshooting process containing numerous real-world troubleshooting examples. Teaches basic debugging (using a simple programming language) with debugging examples to illustrate common calculation, logic, loop, and function errors.
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Electrical/Computer Engineering, Engineering, Systems/Hardware

Digital Design

Contains hundreds of participation activities including questions, animations, and browser-based tools like an algebraic solver, circuit simulator, K-map minimizer, state machine capture, high level state-machine capture, and more. Seamlessly integrated auto-generated and auto-graded challenge activities. Ideal for traditional “what’s under the hood” goal, and for introduction to embedded systems.
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Electrical/Computer Engineering, Engineering, Systems/Hardware

Computer Organization & Design (5e) - MIPS

Brings COD 5th edition to life with numerous integrated activities including dozens of animations of concepts like pipelining and hundreds of interactive learning questions. Features embedded auto-generated and graded challenges like MIPS assembly programming and rewards homework points for student activity completion.
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Electrical/Computer Engineering, Engineering, Systems/Hardware

Computer Organization & Design (1e) - ARM

Brings COD – ARM Edition to life with numerous integrated activities including dozens of animations of concepts like pipelining and hundreds of interactive learning questions. Contains embedded auto-generated, auto-graded challenges like LEGv8 assembly programming (subset of ARMv8) and rewards homework points for student activity completion.
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Electrical/Computer Engineering, Engineering, Systems/Hardware

Programming Embedded Systems

Teaches the discipline of embedded programming, independent of any particular device and emphasizes capturing behavior with a computation model (state machine). Students write their own task scheduler in C (basis of RTOSes). Contains more than 400 participation activities including questions, animations, and browser-based tools including SM capture, PID simulator, and more. Accompanies the RI Tools suite (Windows): C programming, emulation, state machine capture; good for additional homework. Can be used for classes with or without a physical device-specific lab.
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Computer Science, CS0, Electrical/Computer Engineering, Engineering, Systems/Hardware

Introduction to Computer Systems and Assembly Programming

Contains hundreds of participation activities including questions, animations, tools, and seamlessly integrated auto-generated and auto-graded challenge activities. Provides an exceptionally approachable introduction to computer organization. Uses an elegant simple MIPS subset called MIPSzy, which is great for learning and features Integrated MIPSzy and MIPS simulator for hands-on learning. Shows full design of MIPSzy, plus complete behavioral and structural Verilog.
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Electrical/Computer Engineering, Engineering

NI Circuits (3e) – Interactive Edition

Circuits (3rd ed) published by the National Technology & Science Press, brought to life with numerous integrated activities including dozens of animations of concepts like solving an RLC circuit and hundreds of interactive learning questions. Contains embedded auto-generated and graded challenges like reading resistor values. Rewards homework points for student activity completion.
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Electrical/Computer Engineering, Engineering, Math, Math for CS, Math for Engineering, Math/Statistics

Discrete Mathematics

Contains more than 750 participation activities including questions, animations, tools and exceptionally visual presentations of normally hard DM concepts. Features seamlessly integrated auto-generated and auto-graded challenge activities including hundreds of end-of-section exercises.