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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Documentation for STACK is available locally as a static wiki. The latest version of STACK is available from GitHub.
This version of the demonstration course was last updated on 1/8/2017 for release with STACK 4.0.
- Learning how to use STACK for students
- Demonstration quizzes
These quizzes provide some examples of STACK questions.
- 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.
- 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.
- General maths questions
- Other material
Please note, this course contains a large number of additional questions which are not collected into quizzes. Please explore the question bank.
Please contribute your own questions, especially collections which are tried and tested. Please email C.J.Sangwin@ed.ac.uk with suggestions and contributions.