Index - Maple T.A. 10 Help

## Index

### A

Absolute Value Function, Mathematical Functions & Operations
Accessing the Assignment Editor Screen, Overview: The Assignment Editor Screen
Details, Details on Using the Adaptive Assignment Editor
Changing Properties of Branches, Changing Properties of Branches
Create New, Create New Adaptive Assignment
Defining An Exit Strategy, Defining an Exit Strategy
Defining Branch Switching Procedures, Defining Branch Switching Procedures
Deleting Branches, Deleting Branches from Adaptive Assignments
Deleting Questions from Branches, Deleting Questions from Branches
Details on Using the Adaptive Assignment Editor, Details on Using the Adaptive Assignment Editor
Question Editor, Adaptive Question Designer Questions
Flow, Sections of an Adaptive Question
Partial Credit, Partial Credit in an Adaptive Question
Free Body Diagram Questions, Add a force
Adding and Deleting Elements in a Course Module, Adding and Deleting Elements within a Course Module
Free Body Diagram Questions, Add control points
Set Assignment Policies tab, Limiting Student Access to Assignments: Setting Assignment Requirements
Set Policies, Advanced Options in Assignments (Optional)
Algebraic Symbols, Special Characters in Questions
Algorithm
Question Repository, Editing Question Details in the Question Repository
Algorithm authoring, How Does an Algorithmic Question Work in an Assignment?, Random Integer Generation range(n), range(m, n), range(m, n, k)
Algorithm Editor, Working with Variable Data
Algorithmic Question Capabilities, Overview of Algorithmic Question Capabilities
Algorithmic Variable Expressions
Defined Inline, Inline Variable Expressions
Algorithmic variables
Details evaluation, Details on Using Algorithmic Variables
Algorithmically generated, Adding and Editing Algorithms, Working with Variable Data
Formula question, Algorithmic Mathematical Formula Question Source Script
Labels on Images, Questions with Labeled Images
Multiple selection question, Algorithmic Multiple Selection Question Source Script
Variables, Tutorial: Maple-based Algorithmic Question Authoring
Algorithmically Generated
Plot, Displaying a Maple Plot
Algorithms, Adding and Editing Algorithms, Working with Variable Data, Functions within Algorithms, Generating Random Numbers in Questions, Mathematical and Logical Operators in Algorithms and Answers, Tutorial: Algorithmic Question, Tutorial: List-based Variables, Question Fields
Defined in the Algorithm Designer, The Algorithm Designer
allow2d, Maple Syntax
Allowing Anonymous Access, Required Registration Information
Angle Tolerance
Free Body Diagram Questions, Angle tolerance
Anonymous practice, Anonymous Practice Assignments
evaluation, The Answer Field Evaluation and Requirements
Answer Region, Authoring in the Question Designer
Answers, Testing the Grading of a Question, Setting a Margin of Error in Non-numeric Questions, Tutorial: Displaying Answers vs. Formulas for Answers, Tutorial: Setting Margin of Tolerance in Non-numeric Questions, Mathematical and Logical Operators in Algorithms and Answers, The Answer Field Evaluation and Requirements, Question Fields, Required Question Elements, The answer Field
Defining correct responses, Understanding the Math Capabilities in the System
Applet, Flash Movies and Java Applets in Questions, Question Modes (Question Types)
Applet Questions
Authoring, Applet Questions
Source Script, Applet Questions
Arccos, Basic Math Syntax in the System, Mathematical and Logical Operators in Algorithms and Answers
Arcsin, Basic Math Syntax in the System, Mathematical and Logical Operators in Algorithms and Answers
Arctan, Basic Math Syntax in the System, Mathematical and Logical Operators in Algorithms and Answers
Assigning partial credit, Assigning Partial Credit
Assignment access
Restrict to Proctored Browser, Using Proctored Browser
Assignment Editor, The Assignment Editor, Assignment Editor Step 1: Choose Name
Choose Name tab, Assignment Name
Create a New Assignments, Creating New Assignments
Creating Assignments, Creating New Assignments
Details, Details on Using the Assignment Editor
Options, Options in the Assignment Editor
Review & Finish tab, Assignment Editor Step 4: Review & Finish
Select Questions tab, Assignment Editor Step 2: Select Questions
Set Policies tab, Assignment Editor Step 3: Setting Policies
Backup option, Finishing and Saving an Assignment
Delete assignments, Deleting Assignments
Move Up Move Down buttons, Controlling the Sequence of Listed Assignments
Print Assignments, Printing Assignments
Shared content icon, The Assignment Editor
Assignment name
Choose Name tab, Assignment Editor Step 1: Choose Name
Assignment Options
Feedback, Configuring Feedback Options
Hints during assignment, Configuring Feedback Options
Send email reports, Configuring Feedback Options
Assignment policies
Proctor override, Setting the Maximum Number of Attempts
Assignment properties
Passing score, Configuring Assignment Properties
Questions per page, Configuring Assignment Properties
Time limit, Configuring Assignment Properties
Assignment types, Assignment Types
Anonymous practice, Anonymous Practice Assignments
Homework or Quiz, Homework or Quiz Assignments
Mastery, Mastery Assignments
Proctored exam, Proctored Exams
Setting, Setting Assignment Types
Study session, Study Session Assignments
Assignment visibility, Assignment Visibility
Assignments, Introduction to Questions, Assignments, and Gradebook in Maple T.A.
Creating, Creating and Managing Assignments
Deleting questions, Delete Questions from Assignments
List order, Controlling the Sequence of Listed Assignments
Managing, Creating and Managing Assignments
Reviewing Details, Reviewing Assignment Details
Authoring
Applet Questions, Applet Questions
Mathematical, Authoring Mathematical Questions
multipart, Multipart Questions
Pathways, Project Elements
Authoring Questions, Introduction to Question Types in the Question Editor
Using Script Files, Using Script Files to Author Questions
With Question Designer, Question Designer
Authoring Questions in the Question Designer, Authoring in the Question Designer
Authoring Tips, Authoring Tips
Authors
Question Repository, Editing Question Details in the Question Repository
Axes
Sketch Questions, Axes

### B

Background Functions
Sketch Questions, Background functions
Background Image
Free Body Diagram Questions, Background Image
Backing up questions, Exporting Work to Your Hard Drive
Backslash symbol
Displaying, Displaying the Backslash Symbol in Questions
Blanks, Fill in the Blanks Questions, Question Modes (Question Types)

### C

C, Default Table of Physical Unit Equivalents
Canceling assignment, Canceling Assignment Creation
Changing the Total Points for an Assignment, Changing Grades and Adding Feedback
Checkmark icon, Authoring in the Question Designer
Chemical Equation, Mathematical Formula Question Types Comparison Table
Child classes
Choose Name tab
Assignment Instructions, Assignment Instructions
Assignment name, Assignment Editor Step 1: Choose Name
Text to show at the head of each page, Assignment Instructions
Text to show on the results page, Assignment Instructions
Class Homepage, How Maple T.A. Works
Guidelines, The Class Homepage
Class Homepage and Rubric Tables, Class Homepage and Rubric Tables
Class Info
Edit, Locking and Unlocking Class Registration
Class Name, Required Registration Information
Class Registration
Locking and unlocking, Locking and Unlocking Class Registration
student, Registering Users in a Class
Class roster
File type, Class Rosters
Class User Manager, How Maple T.A. Works
Class web site
Viewing or deleting files, Viewing or Deleting Files
Working with folders, Working with Folders in the Class Web Site
Class Web Site
Flash movie, Flash Movies and Java Applets in Questions
Clickable Image, Question Modes (Question Types)
Clickable Image Questions, Clickable Image Questions
Images for, Images and Reference Files in Questions
Question Editor, Clickable Image Questions
Source script, Clickable Image Question Source Script
Clone Question, Searching for Questions in the Question Repository
Cloned Questions, Sharing Questions
Coaching, Hints, Coaching, and Performance Feedback
Comment Field, Comments and Performance Feedback
Condition, condition:x
Copy
Copying Assignments, Copying Assignments
Copying Questions, Cloning Questions
Cos, Mathematical and Logical Operators in Algorithms and Answers
Computation of, Working with Grade Reports
Course ID, Required Registration Information
Course Modules, Course Modules Overview
Creating, Creating a Course Module
Deleting, Deleting a Course Module
Exporting, Exporting a Course Module
Importing and installing, Importing and Installing a Course Module
Relative web references, Relative Web References in Course Modules
Viewing Details, Viewing Details of a Course Module
Created
Question Repository, Editing Question Details in the Question Repository
Creating
Course Module, Creating a Course Module
multipart, Multipart Questions
New Class, Creating a New Class
New question from source, Creating and Editing Question Source Files
Popup References, Creating Popup References in Questions
Shared Class, Creating a Shared Class
Creating assignment, Creating New Assignments
Csc, Mathematical and Logical Operators in Algorithms and Answers

### D

d-Value, Searching for Item Statistics
Decimal, Mathematical Formula Question Types Comparison Table , Tutorial: Formatting Integers and Reals, decimal(n, x), sig(n, x), int(x)
Decimal places, Controlling Display of Numbers within Questions
Default Role in Class, Required Registration Information
Define Response Area, Question Designer
Defining
Answer Region, Authoring in the Question Designer
Response Area, Question Designer
Deg, Default Table of Physical Unit Equivalents
Deleting
Assignment, Deleting Assignments
Course Module, Deleting a Course Module
Files using the Class File Manager, Viewing or Deleting Files
Instructors, Deleting an Instructor
Proctors, Deleting a Proctor
Question, Deleting Questions from the Question Repository
Questions from assignments, Delete Questions from Assignments
Roster from Class, Class Rosters
Student record, Deleting Student Records
Description
Question Repository, Editing Question Details in the Question Repository
Description URL, Required Registration Information
Difficulty
Question Repository, Editing Question Details in the Question Repository
Digits in Maple Questions, Significant Digits in Maple Questions
Dimensioned Formula, Question Modes (Question Types)
Dimensioned Number, Question Modes (Question Types)
Disable vs Delete assignment, Deleting Assignments
Displaying
\$, Displaying the \$ (Dollar Sign) in Questions
Backslash symbol, Displaying the Backslash Symbol in Questions
Plot, Displaying a Maple Plot
drawMaplePlot, Displaying a Maple Plot
Duplicating
Questions, Cloning Questions

### E

E
Maple questions, Maple Syntax
e, Mathematical Functions & Operations
Naming variables, Rules for Naming Variables
Edit Class Information, Locking and Unlocking Class Registration
Edit HTML, Formatting Tips
Edit Question, Searching for Questions in the Question Repository
Edit Question Details, Editing Question Details in the Question Repository
Edit Response Area, Authoring in the Question Designer
Edit/Insert Response Area, Authoring in the Question Designer
Editing
assignments, Editing Assignments
Existing Class, Editing an Existing Class
existing questions, Authoring: When to Use the Question Editor
New question from source, Creating and Editing Question Source Files
Questions, Creating a New Question or Editing an Existing Question, Creating and Editing Question Source Files
With the Equation Editor, Editing with the Equation Editor
Editor for Math Expressions, Formatting Tips
Electromagnetism, Default Table of Physical Unit Equivalents
Passing score, Configuring Feedback Options
Empty Class, Creating a New Class
Entering Chemistry Expressions, Entering Chemistry Expressions
Equals condition, eq(a, b), ge(a, b), le(a, b), ne(a, b)
Equation, Mathematical Formula Question Types Comparison Table , Question Modes (Question Types)
Equation Editor, Formatting Tips
Palette, Equation Editor Palette
Requirements and Syntax, Equation Editor Requirements and Syntax
Equation Question Types, Authoring Mathematical Questions
Equation Questions, Authoring Mathematical Questions
Equivalent Units
Creating New Table, Custom Table of Equivalent Units
Erf, Statistical Operations
Error
Margin, Setting a Margin of Error in Non-numeric Questions
Essay Question
Source Script, Essay Question Source Script
Essay Questions
Question Editor, Essay
Euler's Constant, Basic Math Syntax in the System
Example
Numeric and Algorithmic Variables, Example 3: Numeric and Algorithmic Variables
Numeric question, Example 1: Creating a Simple Numeric Question
Numeric Question with Units, Example 2: Creating a Simple Numeric Question with Units in the Question Designer
Numeric Question with Units and Algorithmic Variables, Example 4: Numeric Question with Units and Algorithmic Variables
Exception to Max Number of Attempts, Setting the Maximum Number of Attempts
Exporting
Course Module, Exporting a Course Module
Question Bank File, Searching for Questions in the Question Repository
External Assignment, Adding an External Assignment
Extra credit
e^x, Basic Math Syntax in the System

### F

F, Default Table of Physical Unit Equivalents
Factorial, fact(n)
Featured Class, Required Registration Information
Features, What's New in Maple T.A. 10
Feedback, Feedback, Configuring Feedback Options, Question Fields, Hints, Coaching, and Performance Feedback
Deleting, Deleting Information Fields, Hints, or Feedback
Question Repository, Editing Question Details in the Question Repository
Feedback Options
Field Type, Question Fields
Drop-down List Questions, Fill in the Blanks Questions
Question Authoring, Fill in the Blanks Questions
Question Editor, Fill in the Blanks Questions, Example 1: Menus , Example 2: Textboxes
Textboxes, Fill in the Blanks Questions, Example 2: Textboxes
Fill in the Blanks Question, Fill in the Blanks Questions
Source Script, Fill in the Blanks Question Source Script
Finishing assignments, Finishing and Saving an Assignment
Flash movie, Flash Movies and Java Applets in Questions
Flash Questions, Flash Questions
Source Script, Flash Questions
Folders, Working with Folders in the Class Web Site
Formatting, Formatting Tips
Formula, Mathematical Formula Question Types Comparison Table , Authoring Mathematical Questions, Using Formula Syntax, Tutorial: Displaying Answers vs. Formulas for Answers, Functions within Algorithms, rand(m, n), rand(m, n, k), Mathematical and Logical Operators in Algorithms and Answers, Variables within Variable Statements, Algorithmic Mathematical Formula Question Source Script
Multipart, Multipart Formula
restrict form of response, Formula - Form Variant
Formula - Form Variant, Formula - Form Variant
Source Script, Formula - Form Variant
Formula List, Question Modes (Question Types)
Formula Questions
Multipart, Multipart Formula
Formula that Matches Responses to within +C, Mathematical Formula Question Types Comparison Table , Question Modes (Question Types)
Formula with Physical Units, Mathematical Formula Question Types Comparison Table , Question Modes (Question Types)
Formula without Logs and Trig, Mathematical Formula Question Types Comparison Table
Formula without Simplification, Mathematical Formula Question Types Comparison Table
frac, frac(a, b)
Free Body Diagram
Question Designer Questions, Free Body Diagram Question
Free Body Diagram Questions
Angle Tolerance, Angle tolerance
Background Image, Background Image
Creating, Free Body Diagram Questions
Question Editor, Free Body Diagram Questions
Select forces, Select forces
Show instructions, Show instructions
Weighting, Weighting
Free Body Diagrams
Customizing How Angles Are Matched, Customizing how angles are matched
Functions within Algorithms, Functions within Algorithms

### G

G, Default Table of Physical Unit Equivalents
gcd, gcd(a, b)
Getting help, Getting Help
GIF, Images and Reference Files in Questions, Tutorial: List-based Variables
Global proctor, Proctored Exams
Deleted results, Deleting Assignments
Item statistics, Searching for Item Statistics
Security, Security Issues to Consider
Customizing How Angles Are Matched, Customizing how angles are matched
Customizing Tolerance in Sketch Questions, Customizing tolerance in Sketch questions
Fill in the Blanks Questions, Grading
Math Input, Understanding the Math Capabilities in the System
Rubrics, Using a Rubric to Grade an Assignment
Testing, Testing the Grading of a Question
Graph Sketching Question
Source Script, Graph Sketching Question Source Script
Graphics
Creating popups, Creating Popup References in Questions
Graphing, Maple Plots
Greater than (condition), gt(a, b), lt(a, b)
Greek Letters, Special Characters in Questions
Grid
Sketch Questions, Grid
Group Plots
Sketch Questions, Group plots
Group Questions in the Question Repository, Organizing Questions in the Question Repository
Groups
Question Repository, Editing Question Details in the Question Repository
Gt, gt(a, b), lt(a, b)

### I

if, if(a, b, c)
Images, Question Designer , Clickable Image Questions
file names, Images and Reference Files in Questions
With Labels, Questions with Labeled Images
Img src, Images and Reference Files in Questions
Importing and Installing Course Module, Importing and Installing a Course Module
indexof, indexof(k, a, b, c, d, ...)
Info Field, The info Field
Information Fields
Deleting, Deleting Information Fields, Hints, or Feedback
Question Repository, Editing Question Details in the Question Repository
Inherit Content From, Required Registration Information
Inherited Questions, Sharing Questions
Inline Display of Formatted Math Expressions, Inline Display of Formatted Math Expressions
Inline Variable Expressions, Inline Variable Expressions
Insert/Edit Response Area, Authoring in the Question Designer
Insert/Edit Response Area button, Instructions
Inserting
MathML, Formatting Tips
Instructor
Deleting, Deleting an Instructor
Managing, Manage Instructors
Name, Required Registration Information
Overview, Manage Instructors
Password security, Security Issues to Consider
Instructor Help, Overview of the Instructor Help
Integer part, decimal(n, x), sig(n, x), int(x)
Integers
Formatting, Tutorial: Formatting Integers and Reals
Random, Random Integer Generation rint(n), rint(m, n), rint(m, n, k)
Integration, Question Modes (Question Types)
Internal Directive, Question Fields
Introduction to Maple T.A., Introduction to Maple T.A.
Inverse Cosine, Mathematical Functions & Operations
Inverse Sine, Mathematical Functions & Operations
Inverse Tangent, Mathematical Functions & Operations
Item statistics, Searching for Item Statistics

### M

Managing Instructors, Manage Instructors
Managing Proctors, Manage Proctors
Maple, Plotting a Student Response, Plotting Using Maple, Displaying a Maple Plot, plotmaple(text)
Digits, Significant Digits in Maple Questions
e, Maple Syntax, Rules for Naming Variables
Feedback in Basic Question, Using the Comment Field in a Maple Question
Maple Formula Source Script, Maple-graded Formula Question Source Script
Maple Syntax, Maple Syntax
Maple Syntax Source Script, Maple Syntax Question Source Script
Preventing Cheating, Using Maple Code to Prevent Cheating in Maple Syntax Questions
Unevaluated forms, Maple Syntax
Using a Maple Repository, Using a Maple Repository
Maple Repository, Using a Maple Repository
Maple Syntax, Maple Syntax
Preventing Cheating, Using Maple Code to Prevent Cheating in Maple Syntax Questions
Maple T.A. Cloud
And Privacy Settings, Editing Question Details in the Question Repository, Sharing Questions
maple(text), maple(text)
Question Editor, Example 1A: Maple-graded, Formula
Creating, Instructions
Margin of error, Setting the Answer Tolerance in Numeric Questions, Understanding the Math Capabilities in the System, Controlling Answer Tolerance, Setting a Margin of Error in Non-numeric Questions, Tutorial: Setting Margin of Tolerance in Non-numeric Questions
Margin of tolerance, Setting the Answer Tolerance in Numeric Questions, Controlling Answer Tolerance, Setting a Margin of Error in Non-numeric Questions, Tutorial: Setting Margin of Tolerance in Non-numeric Questions
Marks, Introduction to Questions, Assignments, and Gradebook in Maple T.A.
Mastery assignments, Mastery Assignments
Edit mastery policies link, Setting Mastery Policies
Setting policies, Setting Mastery Policies
Study Session and Mastery, Study Session and Mastery Assignments
Matching, Matching Questions
Matching Questions
Source script, Matching Source Script
Math App
Question Editor, Math App Questions
Math capabilities, Understanding the Math Capabilities in the System
Math Expressions, Formatting Tips
Authoring, MathML in the Questions
From the Equation Editor, Using the Equation Editor to Create Formatted Math Expressions
Using MathML, Using MathML to Create Formatted Math Expressions
Math Functions, Mathematical Functions & Operations
Math Input
Grading, Understanding the Math Capabilities in the System
Math Question Types
Comparison Table, Mathematical Formula Question Types Comparison Table
Math Syntax
Basic, Basic Math Syntax in the System
Math Syntax in Questions, Basic Math Syntax in the System
Mathematical Formula, Mathematical Formula Questions
Chemical Equation Subtype, Example 9: Chemical Equation Subtype
Equation Subtype, Example 5: Equation Subtype
Formula that Matches Responses to within +C Subtype, Example 4: Formula that Matches Responses to within +C Subtype
Formula with Physical Units Subtype, Example 3: Formula with Physical Units Subtype
Formula without Logs and Trig Subtype, Example 2: Formula without Logs and Trig Subtype
Formula without Simplification, Formula without Simplification
Formula without Simplification Example, Example
Ordered List of Formulas Subtype, Example 7: Ordered List of Formulas Subtype
Question Editor, Mathematical Formula Questions
Unordered List of Formulas Subtype, Example 6: Unordered List of Formulas Subtype
Vectors of Formulas Subtype, Example 8: Vectors of Formulas Subtype
Mathematical Formula Questions, Algorithmic Mathematical Formula Question Source Script
Mathematical Functions, Mathematical and Logical Operators in Algorithms and Answers
Mathematical Questions
Authoring, Authoring Mathematical Questions
Mathematics Question Types, Authoring Mathematical Questions
Mathematics Questions, Authoring Mathematical Questions
Mathml, Formatting Tips
MathML, Using MathML to Create Formatted Math Expressions, Question Fields, Special Characters in Questions
Authoring, MathML Authoring with MathType
mathml(f), mathml(f)
MathType, MathML Authoring with MathType
Matrix, Question Modes (Question Types), Matrix
max, max(a, b, c, d, ...), min(a, b, c, d, ...)
Merging
questions into question groups, Merge Questions into Question Groups
Metadata, Question Fields, The info Field
Min, Default Table of Physical Unit Equivalents
min, max(a, b, c, d, ...), min(a, b, c, d, ...)
Misc, Default Table of Physical Unit Equivalents
Modified
Question Repository, Editing Question Details in the Question Repository
Mol, Default Table of Physical Unit Equivalents
Move Up Move Down, Controlling the Sequence of Listed Assignments
Multipart, Grading , Question Modes (Question Types), Multipart Formula
authoring, Multipart Questions
Question Editor, Multipart Questions
Multipart Questions, Multipart Questions , Multipart Questions: Sequencing Parts, Multipart Question Source Script
Editing, Working with Multipart Questions
Multipart questions, Working with Multipart Questions
Multiple Choice, Question Modes (Question Types)
Question Editor, Multiple Choice Questions
Multiple Choice Question
Source Script, Multiple Choice Question Source Script
Multiple Choice Questions, Multiple Choice Questions
Multiple Selection, Question Modes (Question Types)
Authoring, Multiple Selection Questions
Question Editor, Multiple Selection Questions
Multiple Selection Question
Source Script, Multiple Selection Question Source Script
Multiple Selection Questions, Multiple Selection Questions, Multiple Selection Question Source Script
Source Script, Algorithmic Multiple Selection Question Source Script

### N

Name, Question Fields, The name Field: Using Question Descriptions
Natural Logarithm, Mathematical Functions & Operations
New Class
Create, Creating a New Class
Edit, Editing an Existing Class
New Question
Create, Creating a New Question or Editing an Existing Question
Nm, Default Table of Physical Unit Equivalents
Multiple Choice, Multiple Choice, Multiple Choice Questions
Multiple Selection, Multiple Selection Questions
NOT Celsius, Default Table of Physical Unit Equivalents
not equal to (condition), not(a)
Not equals condition, eq(a, b), ge(a, b), le(a, b), ne(a, b)
not(a), not(a)
Ns, Default Table of Physical Unit Equivalents
Nth item, switch(n, a, b, c, ...)
Nth place
least significant unit, lsu(n, x)
Ntuple, Question Modes (Question Types)
Number, Numeric Questions, Authoring Mathematical Questions, Setting a Margin of Error in Non-numeric Questions, Generating Random Numbers in Questions, Question Modes (Question Types)
Numbers
Random, rand(m, n), rand(m, n, k)
Numbers within Questions, Controlling Display of Numbers within Questions
Numeric, Numeric Questions, Question Modes (Question Types)
Question Editor, Numeric Questions
Numeric and Algorithmic Variables, Example 3: Numeric and Algorithmic Variables
Example, Example 3: Numeric and Algorithmic Variables
Numeric Question
Source Script, Numeric Question Source Script
Numeric Question Types, Authoring Mathematical Questions
Numeric Question with Units
Example, Example 2: Creating a Simple Numeric Question with Units in the Question Designer
Numeric Question with Units and Algorithmic Variables, Example 4: Numeric Question with Units and Algorithmic Variables
Example, Example 4: Numeric Question with Units and Algorithmic Variables
Numeric Question with Units in Question Designer, Example 2: Creating a Simple Numeric Question with Units in the Question Designer
Numeric Questions, Authoring Mathematical Questions, Tutorial: Setting Margin of Tolerance in Non-numeric Questions, Numeric Question Source Script
Example, Example 1: Creating a Simple Numeric Question
Question Editor, Numeric Questions
numfmt, numfmt(fmt, x)

### P

p-Biserial, Searching for Item Statistics
p-Value, Searching for Item Statistics
Palette Questions, Palette-based Symbolic Editor Questions
Question Editor, Palette-based Symbolic Editor Questions
Palette-based Symbolic Editor Questions, Palette-based Symbolic Editor Questions
Palettes, Formatting Tips
Partial credit, Assigning Partial Credit
Multipart Questions, Grading , Working with Multipart Questions, Setting Partial Credit and Question Weighting in a Multipart Question
Partial Credit
Partial marks, Assigning Partial Credit
Pascals, Default Table of Physical Unit Equivalents
Penalties
in Mastery assignments, Setting Mastery Policies
Performance Feedback, Hints, Coaching, and Performance Feedback, Comments and Performance Feedback
Multiple Choice, Multiple Choice, Multiple Choice Questions
Multiple Selection, Multiple Selection Questions
Phrase Questions, Key Word or Phrase Question Source Script
Source Script, Key Word or Phrase Question Source Script
Physical Unit Equivalents
Table, Default Table of Physical Unit Equivalents
Plain Number, Numeric Questions, Question Modes (Question Types)
Plain text question bank files, Authoring: When to Use Maple T.A. Plain Text Script Files, Using Script Files to Author Questions
Planning
plotmaple, Plotting Using Maple, plotmaple(text)
Plotting, Maple Plots, Plotting Using Maple, plotmaple(text)
2-D options, 2-D Plot Statement Options
3-D options, 3-D Plot Statement Options
Adding a Label, Displaying a Maple Plot
Displaying a Plot, Displaying a Maple Plot
in Maple, Plotting Using Maple
Student Response, Plotting a Student Response
PNG, Images and Reference Files in Questions
Points column, Configuring Question Weighting
Popup HTML reference, Creating Popup References in Questions
Previewing
Assignments, Previewing Assignments
Questions in assignments, Previewing Assignments, Previewing Questions in Assignments
Printing assignments, Printing Assignments
Privacy
Question Repository, Editing Question Details in the Question Repository, Sharing Questions
Proctor
Deleting, Deleting a Proctor
Managing, Manage Proctors
Overview, Manage Proctors
Proctor authorization
Override assignment policies, Setting the Maximum Number of Attempts
Proctored Browser
For taking assignments, Using Proctored Browser
Proctored exams
Proctor types, Proctored Exams
ProctoredBrowser
Compatibility, Using Proctored Browser, Proctored Browser
Full Screen Mode, Proctored Browser
Full-Screen Mode, Proctored Browser
Profile
Public Questions, Sharing Questions
Publish Question, Editing Question Details in the Question Repository, Sharing Questions

### Q

Qu.x.topic, Topic Structure within Question Banks
Qu.x.y.algorithm, Functions within Algorithms
Qu.x.y.mode, Question Modes (Question Types)
Qu.x.y.name, The name Field: Using Question Descriptions
Qu.x.y.solution, Using Complete Solutions (Study Session Assignments)
Question
Adding, Creating a New Question or Editing an Existing Question
Deleting, Deleting Questions from the Question Repository
Duplicating, Cloning Questions
Permanently Deleting, Deleting Questions from the Question Repository
Previewing, Previewing a Question
Question Bank File
Exporting, Searching for Questions in the Question Repository
Opening, Opening a Saved Question Bank File
Question Bank File Format
Plain text script files, Authoring: When to Use Maple T.A. Plain Text Script Files, Using Script Files to Author Questions
Question Banks, Exporting Work to Your Hard Drive, Authoring: When to Use the Question Editor, Question Banks, Planning Your Question Bank Project, Required Question Elements
Open, Opening a Saved Question Bank File
Question Chaining Variables, Question Chaining Variables
Question Descriptions, The name Field: Using Question Descriptions
Question Designer, Question Designer
Essay Questions, Authoring in the Question Designer
Example with List Questions, Question Designer Question Example using Various Embedded Questions
Formula without Simplification, Formula without Simplification
Formula without Simplification Example, Example
Free Body Diagram Questions, Authoring in the Question Designer
List Questions, Authoring in the Question Designer
Maple-graded Questions, Authoring in the Question Designer
Mathematical Formula, Authoring in the Question Designer
Multiple Choice Questions, Authoring in the Question Designer
Numeric Questions, Authoring in the Question Designer
Sketch Questions, Authoring in the Question Designer
Supported Questions, Essay Question , Free Body Diagram Question , List Question, Maple-graded, Math App, Mathematical Formula, Multiple Choice, Numeric (with or without required unit dimensions), Sketch
Question Designer Question Types
Chemical Equation, Introduction: Question Types Supported in the Question Designer
Equation, Introduction: Question Types Supported in the Question Designer
Essay, Introduction: Question Types Supported in the Question Designer
Formula, Introduction: Question Types Supported in the Question Designer
Formula that Matches Responses within +C, Introduction: Question Types Supported in the Question Designer
Formula with Physical Units, Introduction: Question Types Supported in the Question Designer
Formula without Logs and Trig, Introduction: Question Types Supported in the Question Designer
Free Body Diagrams, Introduction: Question Types Supported in the Question Designer
Maple-graded, Introduction: Question Types Supported in the Question Designer
Math App, Introduction: Question Types Supported in the Question Designer
Mathematical Formula, Introduction: Question Types Supported in the Question Designer
Multiple Choice, Introduction: Question Types Supported in the Question Designer
Numeric, Introduction: Question Types Supported in the Question Designer
Ordered List of Formulas, Introduction: Question Types Supported in the Question Designer
Question Editor, Introduction: Question Types Supported in the Question Designer
Sketch, Introduction: Question Types Supported in the Question Designer
Unordered List of Formulas, Introduction: Question Types Supported in the Question Designer
Vector of Formulas, Introduction: Question Types Supported in the Question Designer
Question Designer Questions, Question Designer , Question Designer Questions
Essay, Essay Question
Free Body Diagram, Free Body Diagram Question
Free Body Diagram Question Examples, Examples
Free Body Diagram Question Tutorial, Examples
In the Question Editor
Insert/Edit Response Area button, Instructions
List, List Question
Math App, Math App
Mathematical Formula, Mathematical Formula, Formula without Simplification
Multiple Choice, Multiple Choice
Numeric, Numeric (with or without required unit dimensions)
Question Editor, Question Designer Questions
Sketch, Sketch
Sketch Question Examples, Examples
Sketch Question Tutorial, Examples
Sketch questions, Adding Multiple Graphs to the Sketch Board, Creating Subcurves
Question Details
Editing, Editing Question Details in the Question Repository
Question Editor, Question Authoring in the Question Editor, Introduction to Question Types in the Question Editor , Authoring: When to Use the Question Editor
Essay, Essay
Free Body Diagram, Free Body Diagram Questions
Introduction to Question Types, Introduction to Question Types in the Question Editor
Popups, Creating Popup References in Questions
Sketch Questions, Sketch Questions
True/False, True/False Questions
Question Elements
Required, Required Question Elements
Question Fields, Question Fields
Question Modes, Question Modes (Question Types)
Question parts
Sequencing Parts, Multipart Questions: Sequencing Parts
Question Repository, Question Repository
Algorithm, Editing Question Details in the Question Repository
Authors, Editing Question Details in the Question Repository
Clean up, Deleting Questions from the Question Repository
Created, Editing Question Details in the Question Repository
Description, Editing Question Details in the Question Repository
Difficulty, Editing Question Details in the Question Repository
Feedback, Editing Question Details in the Question Repository
Groups, Editing Question Details in the Question Repository
Hints, Editing Question Details in the Question Repository
Information Fields, Editing Question Details in the Question Repository
Language, Editing Question Details in the Question Repository
Modified, Editing Question Details in the Question Repository
Privacy, Editing Question Details in the Question Repository, Sharing Questions
Question Text, Editing Question Details in the Question Repository
Question Type, Editing Question Details in the Question Repository
Report Question to Administrators, Editing Question Details in the Question Repository
Revisions, Editing Question Details in the Question Repository
Sort Weight, Editing Question Details in the Question Repository
Statistics, Editing Question Details in the Question Repository
Subjects, Editing Question Details in the Question Repository
Question Statement, Required Question Elements
Question Text
Question Repository, Editing Question Details in the Question Repository
Question Type
Question Repository, Editing Question Details in the Question Repository
Question Types, A Summary of the Question Types Available in Maple T.A., Question Modes (Question Types)
Authoring, Authoring Question Types
in the Question Editor, Question Authoring in the Question Editor
Mathematical Formula, Mathematical Formula Questions
Matrix, Matrix
Summary, A Summary of the Question Types Available in Maple T.A.
Question weighting, Configuring Question Weighting, Working with Multipart Questions
Questions, Mathematical and Logical Operators in Algorithms and Answers
Cloning, Organizing and Sharing Questions
Managing, Managing Questions
Organizing, Organizing and Sharing Questions
save to hard drive, Exporting Work to Your Hard Drive
Sharing, Organizing and Sharing Questions, Sharing Questions
Questions menu, Navigating the Question Repository

### R

r-Biserial, Searching for Item Statistics
Rad, Default Table of Physical Unit Equivalents
Random Integer, Generating Random Numbers in Questions
Random Integer Generation, Random Integer Generation rint(n), rint(m, n), rint(m, n, k)
Random number generation, Generating Random Numbers in Questions, rand(m, n), rand(m, n, k), Random Integer Generation range(n), range(m, n), range(m, n, k)
Randomize questions, Randomizing Question Delivery
Randomized Formula, Question Modes (Question Types)
Range, Random Integer Generation range(n), range(m, n), range(m, n, k)
rank, rank(n, a, b, c, d, ...)
Reals, Tutorial: Formatting Integers and Reals
Reference Files, Images and Reference Files in Questions
Register students
in a class, Registering Users in a Class
Using class rosters, Class Rosters
Using the User manager, The User Manager
Registering a New Class, Required Registration Information
Registration
Locked, Required Registration Information
Registration code, Creating a Shared Class
Release, What's New in Maple T.A. 10
Question Repository, Editing Question Details in the Question Repository
Reports, Introduction to Questions, Assignments, and Gradebook in Maple T.A.
d-Value, Searching for Item Statistics
p-Value, Searching for Item Statistics
Resequence questions, Multipart Questions: Sequencing Parts
Resequence topics, Multipart Questions: Sequencing Parts
Response Area Properties, Authoring in the Question Designer
Response Areas, Question Designer
Response-specific, Multiple Choice Questions, Question Fields, Comments and Performance Feedback
Hints, Hints, Coaching, and Performance Feedback
Response-Specific, Multiple Choice Questions
Restricted Formula, Question Modes (Question Types)
Review & Finish tab, Assignment Editor Step 4: Review & Finish
Canceling assignment, Canceling Assignment Creation
Finishing and Saving assignments, Finishing and Saving an Assignment
Reviewing assignment details, Reviewing Assignment Details
Reviewing
Assignment details, Reviewing Assignment Details
Revisions
Question Repository, Editing Question Details in the Question Repository
Rint, Generating Random Numbers in Questions, rand(m, n), rand(m, n, k), Random Integer Generation rint(n), rint(m, n), rint(m, n, k)
Roster, Class Rosters
Rubric
creating, Rubric Tables
editing an existing rubric, Rubric Tables
Rubric Tables, Rubric Tables
Rubrics, Rubric Tables
Rules, Grading , Using Formula Syntax
Mastery assignments, Mastery Assignments
Naming variables, Rules for Naming Variables

### S

S, Default Table of Physical Unit Equivalents
Save
back up questions to hard drive, Exporting Work to Your Hard Drive
Saved Question Bank File
Opening, Opening a Saved Question Bank File
Saving assignments, Finishing and Saving an Assignment
Saving shared assignments, Editing Assignments, Editing Shared Assignments
Scenario-based variables, Tutorial: List-based Variables
Scheduling assignments, Scheduling Assignments
School Name, Required Registration Information
Scientific notation, Numeric Questions, Authoring Mathematical Questions, Basic Math Syntax in the System
Script files
Authoring, Using Script Files to Author Questions
Script Files, Library of Source Scripts
Search for Questions, Searching for Questions in the Question Repository
Security
Proctors, Security Issues to Consider
Student account management, Security Issues to Consider
Select forces
Free Body Diagram Questions, Select forces
Select Questions tab, Add Questions to Assignments
Changing Properties of Branches, Changing Properties of Branches
Defining An Exit Strategy, Defining an Exit Strategy
Defining Branch Switching Procedures, Defining Branch Switching Procedures
Deleting Questions from Branches, Deleting Questions from Branches
Merging questions into question groups, Merge Questions into Question Groups
Points column, Configuring Question Weighting
Randomize questions, Randomizing Question Delivery
Select Test Bank, Add Questions as a Group
Self-Registration, The System Login, Locking and Unlocking Class Registration
Send email reports, Configuring Feedback Options
Sequence of listed assignments, Controlling the Sequence of Listed Assignments
Sequencing Parts, Multipart Questions: Sequencing Parts
Set Policies, Set Policies Tab
Set Criteria for Assignments, Advanced Options in Assignments (Optional)
Set Policies tab, Assignment Editor Step 3: Setting Policies
Assignment options, Configuring Feedback Options
Feedback options, Configuring Assignment Properties
Proctored Browser, Proctored Browser
Scheduling assignments, Scheduling Assignments
Set assignment type, Setting Assignment Types
Setting the Answer Format in Numeric Questions, Setting the Answer Format in Numeric Questions
Share Question, Searching for Questions in the Question Repository
Shared assignments
Saving, Editing Assignments, Editing Shared Assignments
Shared content icon, The Assignment Editor
Shared class, Shared Classes
Behavior, Shared Classes
Create, Creating a New Class
Creating, Creating a Shared Class
Removing, Creating a Shared Class
Shared content icon, Shared Classes, The Assignment Editor
Sharing Questions
Setting Privacy, Editing Question Details in the Question Repository, Sharing Questions
Sharing questions, Sharing Questions
Short Answer Questions, Short Phrase Question Source Script
Short Phrase, Question Modes (Question Types)
Short Phrase Question
Source Script, Short Phrase Question Source Script
Show instructions
Free Body Diagram Questions, Show instructions
Sig, Tutorial: Formatting Integers and Reals, Controlling Display of Numbers within Questions
Sigma, Formatting Tips
Significant Digits, Significant Digits in Maple Questions, lsu(n, x)
Significant figures, decimal(n, x), sig(n, x), int(x)
Simplified Math Expressions, Simplified Math Expressions
Sketch Questions
Axes, Axes
Background Functions, Background functions
Creating, Sketch Questions
Customizing Tolerance, Customizing tolerance in Sketch questions
Grid, Grid
Group Plots, Group plots
Question Editor, Sketch Questions
Tickmarks, Tickmarks
Weight, Weight
Sketch questions
Creating subcurves, Creating Subcurves
Solution, Question Fields
Solution field, Using Complete Solutions (Study Session Assignments)
Sort Weight
Question Repository, Editing Question Details in the Question Repository
Source Script
Library of Example Plain text script files, Library of Source Scripts
Maple Formula, Maple-graded Formula Question Source Script
Maple Syntax, Maple Syntax Question Source Script
Special Characters, Special Characters in Questions
Sqrt, Basic Math Syntax in the System, Mathematical and Logical Operators in Algorithms and Answers
Square Root, Mathematical Functions & Operations
Multiple Choice, Multiple Choice Questions
Statistical Operations, Statistical Operations
Statistics
Question Repository, Editing Question Details in the Question Repository
strcat, strcat(a, b, c, d, ...)
Student
Deleting student record, Deleting Student Records
Assignment name, Assignment Name
Student Responses
Plotting, Plotting a Student Response
Student result
Study Session Assignments, Study Session Assignments, Hints, Coaching, and Performance Feedback, Using Complete Solutions (Study Session Assignments)
Study Session and Mastery, Study Session and Mastery Assignments
Subjects
Question Repository, Editing Question Details in the Question Repository
Success rate, Searching for Item Statistics
Sum, sum(varname, start, stop, expr)
Summary, System Overview
Support, Getting Help
Switch, switch(n, a, b, c, ...), Tutorial: List-based Variables
Symbol mode
in student response, Maple Syntax, Student Responses
System Homepage, How Maple T.A. Works, System Homepage
System Time-outs During Authoring Sessions, Avoiding System Time-outs during Authoring Sessions

### T

Table
Assignment types overview, Assignment Types Overview
Physical Unit Equivalents, Default Table of Physical Unit Equivalents
Technical Support, Getting Help
Telsa, Default Table of Physical Unit Equivalents
Test Bank, Opening a Saved Question Bank File
Test Bank in Assignment Editor, Assignment Editor Step 2: Select Questions
Add questions as a group to assignments, Add Questions as a Group
Testbank.qu, Exporting Work to Your Hard Drive
Testing
Text Formatting within Questions, Text Formatting in Questions
Text mode
in student response, Maple Syntax, Student Responses
Text strings within variable statements, Text Strings in Variable Statements
Tickmarks
Sketch Questions, Tickmarks
Time-outs During Authoring Sessions, Avoiding System Time-outs during Authoring Sessions
Tips
Formatting, Formatting Tips
Tolerance, Numeric Questions, Setting the Answer Tolerance in Numeric Questions, Controlling Answer Tolerance, Setting a Margin of Error in Non-numeric Questions, Tutorial: Setting Margin of Tolerance in Non-numeric Questions, lsu(n, x), Question Fields, Answer Tolerance Source Script
Topic, Question Fields, Required Question Elements
Open, Creating and Opening Modules
Topic Structure, Question Banks
Topic Structure within Question Banks, Topic Structure within Question Banks
Trigonometric Functions, Mathematical Functions & Operations
True or False Questions
Source Script, True or False Question Source Script
True/False Questions, Question Modes (Question Types)
Creating, True/False Questions
Question Editor, True/False Questions
Tutorial
Algorithmic question, Tutorial: Algorithmic Question
Formatting integers, Tutorial: Formatting Integers and Reals
List-based variables, Tutorial: List-based Variables
Maple-based algorithmic variables, Tutorial: Maple-based Algorithmic Question Authoring
Margin of tolerance, Tutorial: Setting Margin of Tolerance in Non-numeric Questions

### U

Unevaluated forms, Maple Syntax, Mathematical Functions & Operations
Question, Importing HTML Content for Question Creation
Unicode HTML, Special Characters in Questions
Units, Numeric Questions, Authoring Mathematical Questions, Controlling Answer Tolerance, Setting a Margin of Error in Non-numeric Questions
Equivalents, Default Table of Physical Unit Equivalents
Unlocking class registration, Locking and Unlocking Class Registration
Unordered List, Mathematical Formula Question Types Comparison Table , Question Modes (Question Types)
Saved Question Bank File, Opening a Saved Question Bank File
URL
Class Homepage, The Class Homepage
Use HTML, Formatting Tips
For Question Creation, Importing HTML Content for Question Creation
To Create Question, Importing HTML Content for Question Creation
User Manager
LDAP, User Manager - Add Users with LDAP
Register students, Registering Users in a Class, The User Manager
User Roles, How Maple T.A. Works
Using a Rubric Table to Assign Grades, Using a Rubric Table to Assign the Student a Grade
Using a Rubric to Grade an Assignment, Using a Rubric to Grade an Assignment
Using Formula Syntax, Using Formula Syntax
Using Hints, Hints, Coaching, and Performance Feedback
Using Images
File naming rules, Images and Reference Files in Questions
Using Information Fields, The info Field
Using Script Files
Author Questions, Using Script Files to Author Questions
Using Scripts, Key Word or Phrase Question Source Script
Create Multipart Questions, Multipart Question Source Script
Create Multiple Choice Questions, Multiple Choice Question Source Script
Create Multiple Selection Questions, Multiple Selection Question Source Script
Create Numeric Questions, Numeric Question Source Script
Feedback in Maple Question, Using the Comment Field in a Maple Question
Using Source Scripts
Create Short Answer Questions, Short Phrase Question Source Script

### V

Variable, Basic Math Syntax in the System, Overview of Algorithmic Question Capabilities, Functions within Algorithms, rand(m, n), rand(m, n, k), Mathematical and Logical Operators in Algorithms and Answers
Display, Controlling Display of Numbers within Questions
Names, Rules for Naming Variables
Variable Data, Working with Variable Data
Algorithmic, Algorithmic Mathematical Formula Question Source Script
In Algorithmic Questions, How Does an Algorithmic Question Work in an Assignment?
Tutorial Algorithmic Questions, Tutorial: Algorithmic Question
With range, Random Integer Generation range(n), range(m, n), range(m, n, k)
Variable group, Tutorial: List-based Variables
Variables
Conditions, eq(a, b), ge(a, b), le(a, b), ne(a, b)
e, Rules for Naming Variables
In Questions, Random Integer Generation range(n), range(m, n), range(m, n, k)
List-based, Text Strings in Variable Statements
Lists of variables, switch(n, a, b, c, ...)
Setting conditions, condition:x
Within variable statements, Variables within Variable Statements
Vector, Mathematical Formula Question Types Comparison Table
Vectors, Question Modes (Question Types)
Versioning
Randomize questions, Randomizing Question Delivery
View Question Details, Editing Question Details in the Question Repository
Viewing Details of a Course Module, Viewing Details of a Course Module
Viewing files, Viewing or Deleting Files
Visible
assignment property, Assignment Visibility

### W

Wb, Default Table of Physical Unit Equivalents
Web References in Course Modules, Relative Web References in Course Modules
Weber, Default Table of Physical Unit Equivalents
Weight
Sketch Questions, Weight
Weighting
Free Body Diagram Questions, Weighting
Question, Configuring Question Weighting
What's New, What's New in Maple T.A. 10
WYSIWYG, Formatting Tips