Tutorials

Hands-on introductions to various functions and features of the R/exams package. R code can be followed step by step and the corresponding output downloaded and inspected.

Using LaTeX in R/exams: What, Why, How?

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LaTeX is a document prepration system that is very powerful but can sometimes also be a bit confusing. Hence, some useful details are provided that should help R/exams users getting LaTeX installed and used effectively for preparing exams. Read More ›

Online Tests for TestVision with R/exams

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Generating, importing, and customizing online tests for TestVision with R/exams. Read More ›

Summative Online Exams with R/exams and OpenOlat

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Tutorial for conducting online exams generated by R/exams in OpenOlat, including strategies to prevent cheating such as extended randomization, linear navigation, and a sworn declaration prior to the exam. Read More ›

E-Learning Quizzes with R/exams for Moodle and OpenOlat

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Step-by-step tutorials for generating, importing, and customizing online tests and quizzes using exams2moodle() and exams2openolat() in R/exams. Read More ›

Stress Testing Dynamic R/exams Exercises

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Before actually using a dynamic exercise in a course it should be thoroughly tested. While certain aspects require critical reading by a human, other aspects can be automatically stress-tested in R. Read More ›

Mathematical Notation in Online R/exams

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Many R/exams exercises employ mathematical notation that needs to be converted and rendered suitably for inclusion in online exams. While R/exams attempts to set suitable defaults, an overview is provided of possible adjustments and when these might be useful or even necessary. Read More ›

Dynamic Online Tests with Blackboard and R/exams

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Step-by-step guide to generating, importing, and conducting online tests and quizzes generated by exams2blackboard() in R/exams. Read More ›

Written R/exams around the World

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How to internationalize exams2nops() by adding support for new natural languages in written R/exams (that can be automatically scanned and evaluated). Read More ›

From Static to Numeric to Single-Choice Exercises in R/exams

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Tutorial for turning a static arithmetic exercise into a dynamic numeric exercise template and furthermore into a dynamic single-choice exercise template. Read More ›

Written Multiple-Choice Exams with R/exams

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Step-by-step guide to generating, conducting, scanning, and automatically evaluating large-scale written exams with exams2nops() in R/exams. Read More ›

First Steps

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First overview of the structure of R/exams, its exercise templates, and a first hands-on session. Read More ›

Installing R/exams

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Installation guide for R itself and the R package "exams" as well as further open-source tools that are required for certain tasks. Read More ›