ERIC Number: ED124140
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1968-May
Reference Count: N/A
Instruction for Using the PLATO Logic, GENERAL.
Lyman, Elisabeth R.
This report contains instructions for the use of GENERAL, a tutorial type teaching logic developed for the PLATO system. The logic of GENERAL is first introduced and diagrammed for the user. Then lesson planning for program authors is discussed in terms of format rules, branching pages, challenge pages, and information retrieval pages. Control keys and procedures for student mode are provided followed by an explanation of author mode. Suggestions for the answer master and input of parameters for lessons are given followed by directions for authoring using GENAUTH, GENERAL, and CONSTNT. The appendix contains a list of special effects on GENERAL, a list of judgers, and an example of an INVSTAN subroutine. (CH)
Descriptors: Artificial Intelligence, Autoinstructional Aids, Computer Assisted Instruction, Computer Oriented Programs, Computer Programs, Educational Media, Educational Technology, Higher Education, Individualized Instruction, Input Output Devices, Programed Instruction, Programed Tutoring, Programing
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Joint Services Electronics Program, Fort Monmouth, NJ.; Office of Education (DHEW), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Illinois Univ., Urbana. Computer-Based Education Research Lab.