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  1. Economics Graphing Tool Directions

    Hide All Answers Student Directions To view a video walkthrough of this information, click here . Graphing questions can be answered in a number of ways: they may require dragging a curve, plotting a point, drawing...
  2. Question Player Walk Through

    In Smartwork5, you access the assignments created by your instructor through the Smartwork5 Question Player. This page contains an overview of the Question  Player's features. Hide All Answers Smartwork5 Assignments ...
  3. Getting Started with Smartwork5

    Smartwork5 is an online, self-graded homework system that provides students with interactive, engaging content. Smartwork5 works on computers and tablets, and integrates with the Norton Ebook Reader and other Digital Toolkit products. This...
  4. Open Response Questions

    Open Response questions work differently from the others. You'll be asked to write a text response, which will be submitted to your instructor. You won't be graded for the question right away. When the assignment's due date...
  5. Symbolic Equation Module

    Symbolic Equation Module The Symbolic Equation Module (SEM) allows students to enter answers in a variety of formats, ranging from simple numbers or letters to complex mathematical equations. The screenshot below shows an exampl...
  6. 2D Molecule Drawing Module

    2D Molecule Drawing Module The 2D Molecule Drawing Module (MDM) allows students to draw chemical structures or reactions as answers to Smartwork5 questions. An example of an MDM problem is shown below. Depending on your screen reso...
  7. Numeric Entry Question Type

    Hide All Answers Numeric Entry Question Type: Introduction As the name suggests, the Numeric Entry question type is used when a numeric answer is required. The numeric entry field (shown in the figures below) requires a student t...
  8. Chemical Equation Question Type

    Chemical Equation Module The Chemical Equation Module (CEM) allows students to enter chemical formulas as well as partial or complete chemical equations. The screenshot below shows an example of a CEM question. The CEM is highlighte...
  9. Editing Questions

    In Smartwork5, you can copy and customize existing W. W. Norton questions for use in your assignments via the Question Editor. You may also edit questions that you authored yourself. Copying and editing questions retains the original, unedited vers...
  10. BB LMS Integration

    How to Add a Norton Digital Learning Tool to a Blackboard Course This article describes how to add a Norton digital learning tool links with LTI integration that provide single sign-on for students and automatic grade reporting to your Blackboa...