# PreTeXt

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− | [https://pretextbook.org/ PreTeXt | + | PreTeXt ([https://pretextbook.org/ pretextbook.org]) is an XML vocabulary for writing textbooks, research articles, and monographs. |

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+ | === Integration with WeBWorK === | ||

+ | A PreTeXt project can include WeBWorK exercises. As with the [https://pretextbook.org/examples.html WeBWorK sample chapter], the project can be: | ||

+ | * processed into [https://pretextbook.org/examples/webwork/sample-chapter/html/ HTML], | ||

+ | * processed into a [https://pretextbook.org/examples/webwork/sample-chapter/sample-ww-chapter.pdf PDF], | ||

+ | * processed into [https://pretextbook.org/examples/webwork/sample-chapter/archive/ PG problems, set def files, and set header files], | ||

+ | * which can be [https://webwork.pcc.edu/webwork2/pretext-demonstration/ used in WeBWorK] in the usual way. | ||

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+ | In HTML, the WeBWorK problems can behave in a number of ways, including as live embedded problems or as static versions. | ||

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+ | === PreTeXt Books Using WeBWorK Integration === | ||

+ | * [https://www.pcc.edu/orcca Open Resources for Community College Algebra (ORCCA)] is a basic and intermediate algebra textbook. | ||

+ | * [https://activecalculus.org/ Active Calculus] is an inquiry-based learning calculus textbook. |

## Latest revision as of 17:26, 8 January 2019

PreTeXt (pretextbook.org) is an XML vocabulary for writing textbooks, research articles, and monographs.

### Integration with WeBWorK

A PreTeXt project can include WeBWorK exercises. As with the WeBWorK sample chapter, the project can be:

- processed into HTML,
- processed into a PDF,
- processed into PG problems, set def files, and set header files,
- which can be used in WeBWorK in the usual way.

In HTML, the WeBWorK problems can behave in a number of ways, including as live embedded problems or as static versions.

### PreTeXt Books Using WeBWorK Integration

- Open Resources for Community College Algebra (ORCCA) is a basic and intermediate algebra textbook.
- Active Calculus is an inquiry-based learning calculus textbook.