Impact of Question Difficulty on Engagement and Learning


We study the impact of question difficulty on learners’ engagement and learning using an experiment with an open online educational system for adaptive practice of geography. The experiment shows that easy questions are better for short term engagement, whereas difficult questions are better for long term engagement and learning. These results stress the… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/978-3-319-39583-8_28


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@inproceedings{Papousek2016ImpactOQ, title={Impact of Question Difficulty on Engagement and Learning}, author={Jan Papousek and V{\'i}t Stanislav and Radek Pel{\'a}nek}, booktitle={ITS}, year={2016} }