This paper details the development of a mobile app for the Android operating system using MIT App Inventor language and development platform. The app, Quiz Power, provides students a way to study course material in an engaging and effective manner. At its current stage the app is intended strictly for use in a mobile app with App Inventor course, although it provides the facility to be adapted for other courses by simply changing the web data store. Development occurred during the spring semester of 2013. Students in the course played a vital role in providing feedback on course material, which would be the basis for the structure of the quiz as well as the questions. The significance of the project is the integration of the MIT App Inventor service with a web service implemented and managed by the department.
Proceedings of the 14th annual ACM SIGITE conference on Information technology education
ACM (Association for Computing Machinery)
Digital Object Identifier (DOI)
David Meehan and Mihaela Sabin, Quizpower: a mobile app with app inventor and xampp service integration, Proceedings of the 14th annual ACM SIGITE conference on Information technology education, ACM, 2013, pp. 103–108.
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