This course provides some example and sample STACK questions. The purpose of this is to demonstrate some of the possibilities of this question type.
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- Demonstration quizzes
- Authoring tips
The following questions illustrate various authoring topics, and are designed for question authors, not for students.
- Diagnostic test questions
In April 2010 the National HE STEM Programme funded a mini-project to take existing diagnostic tests in core mathematics and develop similar automatic tests for the STACK computer aided assessment system.
The questions in these quizzes form part of the outcomes of this project. Other topics are listed below - quizzes with questions on these topics will be posted in due course.
Arithmetic Operations (ART)
Interpreting Graphs (GRP)
Analysis of Diagrams (DIG)
- Calculus refresher
- Map of Algebraic Manipulation
The following algebraic questions are based loosley on Tony Barnard's "A pocket map of algebraic manipulation". This booklet is included for completeness, although not all the questions in the booklet are automated here.