Interactive COSTOC tutorials

  • M. G. Stone
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 360)


We describe here a pilot program for the creation of interactive mathematics tutorials using COSTOC. The design philosophy, and the interactive program elements, as well as their implementation in HyperCostoc are discussed in detail. Several lessons have been completed to date, incorporating interactive presentation material and Self-Test/Review Exercises. Important features of the project are "problem drivers" and "answer evaluation" routines implemented as PASCAL subroutines in the execution program. Demonstration of completed Lessons will be the basis for a presentation of this work at IICAL'89.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • M. G. Stone
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  1. 1.Department of Mathematics and StatisticsThe University of CalgaryCanada

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