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Automatic creation of classroom tests

Brian G. Higgins
Organization: University of California, Davis
Department: Department of Chemical Engineering & Materials Science
Alberto Goenaga
Journal / Anthology

Mathematica in Education and Research
Year: 2007
Volume: 12
Issue: 1

We show how to program Mathematica to automatically produce a test with random problems and their annotated solutions for classroom use. To illustrate the key concepts, we used the solution of a linear algebraic equation as a prototype problem.

*Mathematics > Algebra > Linear Algebra