Learning Sliders

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There a several ways to create a slider: 1) Input bar by typing: Slider[ <Min>, <Max>, <Increment>, <Speed>, <Width>, <Is Angle>, <Horizontal>, <Animating>, <Random> ] 2) Use the slider tool, many time the second from the right. It has a line with a dot labeled 'a'. 3) Type a function with the slider name in the function. Sliders allow the user to interact with the mathematics and to easily create animations.
Depending on the method chosen, there are different reasons to use each. Practice with each should help you to learn the best choice.