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[Foto: Vorlesung, © Mario Irrmischer]

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The institute regularly offers various excursions and trips. You can find out where we have been and where we will be going soon on this page.



The ika cultivates good exchange and proximity to the students. To this end, we offer a range of events in addition to our studies: Meetups, barbecues, Semester mulled wine, ...

Allowed assistive devices

Only document-proof writing instruments (e.g. ink, ballpoint pen) are permitted for exam processing. Pencils are only permitted for drawings. Red or green writing colours are not permitted.

Except for those writing and sketching materials and a calculator, no additional materials are allowed during exams. Please note: Only the calculators on the list below are allowed to use while exam. All other electronic devices have to be turned off and placed out of reach. A ringing phone will be evaluated as an attempt to deceive.

Allowed calculators

As on: 02/20/2024

TI-30, TI-30 solar, TI-30X, TI-30XA, TI-30X solar, TI-30XA solar, TI-30X Plus MathPrint, TI-30X II, TI-30X IIB, TI-30X IIS, TI-30X II solar, TI-30 ECO RS, TI-30XB MultiView, TI-30XS MultiView, TI-30X Plus MultiView

TI-34, TI-34 II, TI-34 II Explorer Plus, TI-34 MultiView


TI-36, TI-36X I, TI-36X Solar, TI-36 eco RS, TI-36 X II

TI-40 Solar, GALAXY 40x, 40sx, TI-40 College II

TI 52, TI 52-SLR

FX-82DE PLUS, FX-82ES, FX-82ES Plus, FX-82L, FX-82LB fraction, FX-82 Solar, FX-82 SOLAR FRACTION, FX-82 Solar II, FX-82 S, FX-82 MS, FX-82MS 2nd edition, FX-82 SA, FX-82 SX, FX-82 SX PLUS, FX-82SX FRACTION, FX-82 Super, FX-82TL, FX-82DE X, FX-82EX, FX-82SP X II, FX-82DE CW, FX-82 CW


FX-85DE PLUS, FX-85DE X, FX-85ES, FX-85ES Plus, FX-85ES Plus 2nd edition, FX 85, FX-85GT PLUS, FX-85GT X, FX-85MS, FX-85VH, FX-85W, FX-85WA, FX-85S, FX-85SA

FX-86DE Plus, FX-87DE Plus, FX-87DE Plus 2nd edition

FX-90, FX-90B, FX-92 College New, FX-92 College B, FX-92 College 2D, FX-92 College 2D+

FX-95 (equation), FX-95MS, FX-95ES Plus

FX-100B, FX-100C, FX-100D, FX-100S, FX-100MS, FX-100AU PLUS

FX-115ES, FX-115ES Plus, FX-115ES Plus 2nd edition, FX-115MS, FX-115D, FX-115S, FX-115WA,


FX-300ES, FX-300ES Plus, FX-300W

FX-350ES, FX-350ES Plus, FX-350MS, FX-350W, FX-350WA, FX-350TLG, FX-350TL


FX-570ES, FX-570ES Plus, FX-570ES Plus 2nd edition, FX-570 MS, FX-570MS 2nd edition, FX-820 MS

FX-911Z, FX-912W

FX-991ES, FX-991ES PLUS, FX-991ES Plus 2nd edition, FX-991MS, FX-991MS 2nd edition, FX-991D, FX-991S, FX-991WA, FX-991W


EL-501V, EL-509X, EL-510RN,

EL-520L, EL-520R, EL-520VH, EL-520VA, EL-520WG, EL-520XG alle auch mit Aufschrift ADVANCED D.A.L

EL-531VH, EL-531RH, EL-531LH auch mit Aufschrift ADVANCED D.A.L.

EL-531XH und EL-531XG sowie EL-531WG und EL-531WH auch mit Farbbezeichnung -BK/BL/WH und Aufschrift ADVANCED D.A.L.

EL-W531, EL-W531B, EL-W531G, EL-W531H, EL-W531TG, EL-W531TH (alle auch mit Zusatz WriteView)

El-W531X, El-W531XH und El-W531XG (alle drei) mit und ohne Zusatz WriteView und mit und ohne Farbbezeichnung GR/PK/SL/VL/YR

EL-546L, EL-546G, EL-546VA, EL-546R

EL-W550XG, EL-556L

Canon  F-604, F-715SG, F-718SGA, F-720

Olympia  LCD8110, LCD8210, LCD-8310, LCD-8510S

United Office  LCD-8310

Conrad  BS-700 (Scientific Calculator - GR 35)

HP   HP 6S (auch solar), HP 9S, HP 10s

NOON   QS-118B

Rex (Aldi)   Dual-Power D1-4, D1-2, D1-1, Dual-Power D1-5, D1-3 (E41012)

CITIZEN SR-135N, SR-260N, SR-270N, SR-270X, SR-281N, SR-282

Rebell SC2030

Forbidden calculators

Alle die, die schon laut Hersteller programmierbar sind und/oder über mehr als einen beliebig aufrufbaren Funktionsspeicher verfügen, und/oder grafikfähig sind und/oder über ein Computeralgebrasystem verfügen,

Sharp EL-506V, EL-506W, EL-506R

HP 20S, HP 30S, HP 32S II

Texas Instruments TI-30X Pro MultiView, TI-36X Pro MultiView, TI-66, TI-68, TI-83, TI-nspire

Casio FX-991DE Plus, FX-87DE X, FX-991DE X, FX-991DE CW, FX-991E X, FX-3600PV, FX-4500P, FX-5500LA, Casio G-Serie

No responsibility is taken for the correctness of this information. Watch the current positive and negative list of calculators of the Institut für Geometrie und Praktische Mathematik der RWTH Aachen University that are allowed to use while exam.


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