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Computer Aided Assessment of Mathematics Using STACK

  • Christopher Sangwin
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Abstract

Assessment is a key component of all teaching and learning, and for many students is a key driver of their activity. This paper considers automatic computer aided assessment (CAA) of mathematics. With the rise of communications technology this is a rapidly expanding field. Publishers are increasingly providing online support for textbooks with automated versions of exercises linked to the work in the book. There are an expanding range of purely online resources for students to use independently of formal instruction. There are a range of commercial and open source systems with varying levels of mathematical and pedagogic sophistication.

Keywords

Multiple Choice Question Computer Algebra Answer Test Content Management System Open Source System 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.University of BirminghamBirminghamUK

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