**Requires:** Base Development System. This topic might not match its corresponding palette in LabVIEW depending on your operating system, licensed product(s), and target.

Use the Mathematics VIs to perform many different kinds of mathematical analysis. You also can interface real-world measurements to the mathematical algorithms in order to obtain practical solutions.

Note Many Mathematics VIs are available only in the LabVIEW Full and Professional Development Systems. If you have the LabVIEW Base Development System, you do not have the full set of the Mathematics VIs described in this help file. A subset of the Mathematics VIs is available in the LabVIEW Base Development System. |

Subpalette | Description |
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Differential Equations VIs | Use the Differential Equations VIs to solve differential equations. |

Elementary & Special Functions and VIs | Use the Elementary & Special Functions and VIs to evaluate common mathematical functions. |

Fitting VIs | Use the Fitting VIs to perform curve fitting analysis or regression. |

Geometry VIs | Use the Geometry VIs to manipulate coordinates and angles. |

Integration & Differentiation VIs | Use the Integration & Differentiation VIs to perform integration and differentiation procedures. |

Interpolation & Extrapolation VIs | Use the Interpolation & Extrapolation VIs to perform 1D and 2D interpolation, piecewise interpolation, polynomial interpolation, and Fourier interpolation. |

Linear Algebra VIs | Use the Linear Algebra VIs to perform matrix-related computations and analysis. |

Numeric Functions | Use the Numeric functions to create and perform arithmetic and complex mathematical operations on numbers and to convert numbers from one data type to another. Use the VIs and functions on the Elementary and Special Functions and VIs palette to perform trigonometric and logarithmic functions. |

Optimization VIs | Use the Optimization VIs to determine local minima and maxima of real 1D or n-dimension functions. |

Polynomial VIs | Use the Polynomial VIs to perform calculations and evaluations with polynomials. |

Probability & Statistics VIs | Use the Probability and Statistics VIs to perform probability, descriptive statistics, analysis of variance, and interpolation functions. |

Real-Time Analysis Utilities VIs | Use the Real-Time Analysis Utilities VIs to handle the resources used by analysis functions in an RT application. |

Scripts & Formulas VIs | Use the Scripts & Formulas VIs to evaluate mathematical formulae and expressions on the block diagram. |