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Spotter
Computer languages Perl  +
Documentation note User manual included and available in PDF format from http://www.lightandmatter.com/spotter/doc.pdf
Education adult  + , online  + , secondary  +
Full description Spotter lets students check their answers Spotter lets students check their answers to math and science questions. It tells whether the answer is correct, and can also help diagnose an incorrect answer; the instructor can also add hints. Spotter isn't limited to numerical problems. For instance, if the problem is to solve the equation x-b-7a=0 for x, the student can type in either b+7a or 7a+b as the answer, and the program will know it's correct. Spotter is set up as an interactive web page that you can access through any computer that has an internet connection and a web browser. an internet connection and a web browser.
Homepage URL http://www.lightandmatter.com/spotter/spotter.html  +
Interface web  +
Is GNU false  +
Keywords Web  + , science  + , math  + , education  + , spotter  + , online education  +
Last review by Janet Casey +
Last review date 23 January 2009  +
License Perl +
License verified by Janet Casey  +
License verified date 10 July 2002  +
Name Spotter  +
Prerequisite description Perl 5.6 or later  +
Prerequisite kind Required to use  +
Real name Benjamin Crowell  +
Related projects GenChemLab + , Manhattan Virtual Classroom + , Claroline + , Moodle + , WIMS + , Fle3 + , AKFQuiz +
Resource URL mailto:crowell@lightandmatter.com  +
Resource audience Bug Tracking  + , Developer  + , Support  +
Resource kind E-mail  +
Revisionid 2,698  +
Revisiontimestamp 12 April 2011 08:25:01  +
Revisionuser User:WikiSysop +
Role Maintainer  +
Short description Lets students check answers to math and science questions  +
Submitted by Database conversion +
Submitted date 1 April 2011  +
Use education  +
User level none  +
Version comment 2.1.6 stable released 2004-05-09
Version date 9 May 2004  +
Version download http://www.lightandmatter.com/spotter/spotter.tar.gz  +
Version identifier 2.1.6  +
Version status stable  +
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Modification dateThis property is a special property in this wiki. 25 November 2014 17:59:38  +
Page has default formThis property is a special property in this wiki. Entry  +
Has subobjectThis property is a special property in this wiki. Spotter + , Spotter + , Spotter + , Spotter +
EmailThis property is a special property in this wiki. crowell@lightandmatter.com  +
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