Students can use the equation editor button palette to create mathematical expressions as item responses.
In this subsection of the Equation Editor, you can click Choose Keyboard Behavior and select the Numbers, math symbols, and text.
You can select from three default palette configurations defined by grade level. Choose the configuration that includes appropriate options for your item.
An example preview of the configuration selection appears to the right. As you create items within your selected configuration, you can click TN8 Preview to view an actual preview of each item.