Tag: exams

72 Should I design my exams to have time-pressure or not? 2014-03-25T14:09:17.093

37 How can I estimate the length of an exam? 2014-03-14T19:20:51.580

34 Should I change my take-home exam policy because of one suspected cheater? 2017-07-27T02:40:02.737

32 Formula sheets and books during tests and exams 2014-03-13T22:09:57.763

27 What are the comparative advantages of open-book versus closed-book exams? 2014-03-14T01:26:18.333

26 When handing back exams, what should we tell our students about the distribution of exam scores? 2014-05-12T00:23:39.203

22 What are some good rules for handling student questions during exams? 2014-03-21T21:45:55.890

20 Non-answerable questions on exam: What to do? 2014-03-15T07:08:24.447

20 Exam philosophy 2014-04-22T18:07:20.177

18 How to award points for sense-making at the end of a problem? 2014-11-10T00:37:58.740

17 Handing out $2 calculators for tests? 2014-06-25T21:13:55.833

16 What to do when students are not keeping their eyes on their own test? 2014-03-21T01:30:39.930

16 Worldwide collection of final examinations in mathematics 2014-12-23T12:58:26.203

15 Students' Messy Sheets: The Big Problem of Exams and Homeworks 2014-03-30T07:35:10.473

15 Requiring students to know all the proofs on an oral exam 2014-05-08T16:28:34.653

14 How to deal with answers containing completely off-topic/random/very wrong arguments? 2014-03-26T14:40:20.810

13 It is good to have old exams (with solutions) published? 2014-03-17T07:34:21.623

13 What are effective alternatives to a written math exam to evaluate knowledge? 2014-03-21T06:29:28.157

13 How to keep track of your old exercises in a heavy proof based course? 2014-04-02T19:03:43.037

13 Cute Word Problems 2014-04-04T18:04:39.427

13 As a TA, how to reduce imprecise notations/statements in students' exams 2015-10-29T08:25:11.400

12 Descriptive Thinking vs. Formal Writing 2014-03-30T12:25:53.067

11 How to test knowledge on the real numbers in a written exam? 2014-03-24T06:59:53.697

11 What should you do if you lose your student's exam? 2014-03-30T01:57:10.113

11 Grading scale: how to handle multiple choice questions with different number of choices 2014-05-27T10:41:32.190

11 Resources on how to mark a maths exam 2014-12-04T10:10:23.497

11 A Method to Grade a Multiple Statement or True and False Question 2015-03-19T07:00:04.903

11 How do you incorporate the results from a final exam into evidence of learning in a valid and justifiable way (i.e. grade determination)? 2016-06-17T21:26:58.803

10 How can I encourage my students to team work? 2014-03-21T22:51:42.043

10 Advantages on repeating question in student's answer 2014-03-28T09:59:05.057

10 Placement tests for middle school math 2014-11-10T18:02:32.197

10 Intergration by differentiating will get you $0$ marks - but how to explain why? 2015-06-23T09:45:49.573

10 How to design multiple choice questions 2017-10-27T23:09:08.990

9 How useful are quizzes in undergraduate math courses? 2014-05-06T05:12:31.913

9 How do I grade long calculations in a mathematics exam in a fair way? 2015-08-09T12:07:45.263

9 Is there some standard method to measure the difficulty level of mathematics problems? 2015-08-19T08:39:03.003

9 Experimental results about the variability of grades on a math exam 2017-12-29T02:55:58.733

9 Mathematics exam -- How to keep brain functioning through a four-hour exam? 2018-02-15T12:17:28.620

8 How does a take-home exam differ from a homework assignment? 2014-03-22T15:20:17.250

8 What to do if an exam takes longer than intended? 2014-03-29T01:07:09.180

8 How should exam scores correlate to final grades? 2014-04-22T16:29:58.017

8 Are there examples of countries where the use of CAS systems or graphing calculators was deemphasized or discontinued? 2015-10-26T19:35:26.300

8 Questions for Oral Examination in Mathematics 2015-11-20T05:50:57.373

8 A4 paper of notes in an exam 2017-08-10T07:32:54.983

7 How are exercises in vector geometry created? 2014-03-29T12:57:23.007

7 Using past paper questions in examinations 2015-03-04T16:40:58.950

7 What is a fair way of constructing exams with tiered levels of difficulty? 2015-04-17T14:22:13.810

7 Experience using Khan Academy badges for basic math courses 2016-01-01T14:13:57.587

7 Design of a math exam using multiple choice or computer 2016-12-09T12:55:47.763

7 Standardized Exam for Statistics? 2017-05-12T00:58:28.093

6 Grading problems that nobody solved 2014-03-18T17:09:18.977

6 Where can I inform me about experiences with exam tasks heading for deeper understanding? 2014-03-28T14:21:43.803

6 Should one visualize properties of a matrix or/and state its properties? 2014-04-07T12:42:17.437

6 Timed Exams, More Generally 2014-04-10T20:22:42.750

5 Item Analysis in Mathematics Exams 2014-04-28T20:29:41.533

5 Should midterms exams include the most recently covered material? 2014-05-13T14:25:36.430

5 Exam Writing: Combining Topics on Exams in New Ways 2015-01-22T13:48:44.053

5 Are there advantages to make students handwrite (instead of LaTeX typing) what they say in an oral exam? 2017-07-19T21:54:01.867

5 To which degree should exams test intelligence vs mastery of the material 2018-02-22T10:52:39.823

4 Abandon all hope, ye who enter my office! 2014-08-01T04:40:01.910

4 Are there any math certificates/qualifications on high school maths that you can do after high school? 2016-12-28T10:05:39.630

3 SAT Mathematics Section Prep 2015-02-15T03:57:25.900

3 What to do if there is a wrong definition in a problem? 2016-12-22T10:55:31.983

2 On what total do you grade your exams? 2014-05-20T22:26:12.013

2 Request for IBL Script for Putnam-type Problem Solving Course 2016-04-30T12:57:39.760

2 How About MCQs, True/False, and Fill-In-The-Blank Questions in Undergrad-Level Topology, Analysis, And Abstract Algebra Exams? 2017-10-11T03:32:28.827

2 Is the annual system still in vogue anywhere in Europe, North America, Australia, or East Asia? And what about the 2-year B.A. / B.Sc. degree? 2018-02-19T12:09:46.893