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Automatic factual question generation from text

@inproceedings{Smith2011AutomaticFQ,
  title={Automatic factual question generation from text},
  author={Noah A. Smith and Michael Heilman},
  year={2011}
}
Texts with potential educational value are becoming available through the Internet (e.g., Wikipedia, news services. [] Key Method The questions could then be presented to a teacher, who could select and revise the ones that he or she judges to be useful. After introducing the problem, we describe some of the computational and linguistic challenges presented by factual question generation. We then present an implemented system that leverages existing natural language processing techniques to address some of…
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