The question is answered by typing one or several lines with numbers and mathematical expressions. |

*Math Working *is a question type that allows the candidates to show their calculation step by step through the process of solving a mathematical problem. In the question, the candidates have access to a mathematical palette with symbols and simple formulas. *Read more about how to create your own** Math Symbol Palette to make it meet your specific needs.*

In the question's edit mode, you can do the following:

**1.** Replace text with desired question text.

**2.** Add math (LaTex), files, tables, links, PDF, images and / or audio clips to the question text.

**3.** Set * general options* for the question type. Read more about general options for questions.

See Question scoring - Basic.*Marks:*

## Specific options

By clicking on the interaction element gives you the specific options for the question type.

**Prompt: **Write an explanation text for the question. The text will appear in the workspace. "*Fill in your answer here*" is set by default.

## Candidate experience

In the question, the candidate can add **(1)**, duplicate** (2)** and delete **(3)** rows. The candidate can add, duplicate and delete rows at any time and anywhere in the design of the answer.

When the candidate presses the Sigma symbol to the right of the row **(4)**, it accesses a math palette (formula editor). This palette consists of two tabs originally:

Basic |
Advanced |

*The Math Symbol Palette can be designed to meet the specific needs of the question. Read more about how to create your own Math Symbol Palette.*

**Tip:**If you want to use Math Working and at the same time get the answer automatically marked, it is possible to combine Math Working and the question type

*Math Entry*in a Composite question type.