Methods of interaction

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This is a rough outline of an article. It might not use full sentences everywhere and probably won’t make much sense at the moment.


What are the different ways a student can interact with a computer tutor?

  • Typing

  • Interactive diagrams

  • Buttons

  • Selection

  • Reveal hint


Linear input for mathematical expressions.

No free-form multi-line input.

Matrix entry input widget.

JSXGraph/GeoGebra/Eukleides interactive diagrams.

Not done much with buttons/selection.

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