### Abstract

The proposed Learning Object Farms (LOF) use XML and MathML to offer web-based large scale on demand production of classes of graphical Learning Objects (LO) to be used in mathematics and natural sciences. Dedicated LO is easily produced/reproduced, explored, used and terminated on the fly when needed. LOF offers homogenous mechanisms for interactive heterogeneous mathematical and natural science presentation. The main components of LOF are (1) bottom layer with server based Computer Algebra Systems (2) an intermediate processing layer containing Servlets (3) WEB Forms as the graphical top layer. Standard mathematical and scientific notation is obtained in both static and dynamical text based XHTML presentations, as well as in graphical presentations exploring Scalable Vector Graphics. Inclusion of LOF is going to offer new features that are well adapted for digital blackboard presentations. They might be included into LCMS.

Original language | English |
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Title of host publication | Proceedings of the 2005 International Conference on Internet Computing, ICOMP'05 |

Editors | Hamid R. Arabnia, Rose Joshua |

Publisher | CSREA Press |

Pages | 500-505 |

Number of pages | 6 |

ISBN (Print) | 9781932415698, 1932415696 |

Publication status | Published - 1 Dec 2005 |

Event | 2005 International Conference on Internet Computing - Athens, United States Duration: 27 Jun 2005 → 30 Jun 2005 |

### Conference

Conference | 2005 International Conference on Internet Computing |
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Abbreviated title | ICOMP2005 |

Country | United States |

City | Athens |

Period | 27/06/05 → 30/06/05 |

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*Proceedings of the 2005 International Conference on Internet Computing, ICOMP'05*(pp. 500-505). CSREA Press.

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*Proceedings of the 2005 International Conference on Internet Computing, ICOMP'05.*CSREA Press, pp. 500-505, 2005 International Conference on Internet Computing, Athens, United States, 27/06/05.

**Learning object farms in mathematics and natural sciences.** / Stav, John B.; Thorseth, Trond M.; Lu, Joan.

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