## Executive SummaryEdit

MathType is an interactive equation editor for Windows and Macintosh. MathType lets you create mathematical notation for word processing, web pages, desktop publishing, presentations, and for TeX, LaTeX, and MathML documents

## MathType Edit

#### What is this? Edit

This Technology provides a way to create equasions for differnt mediums.

#### Platform Edit

This is a program that can be bought for $97 ($57 academic) and upgraded for $49 ($37 academic)

#### Application in Innovation Edit

Innovation applications: Some

By allowing a teacher to create complex equasions, the teacher can branch out on concepts that are gone over in a text book.

#### Applications in Efficiency Edit

Efficiency applications: Some

By creating equasions that are structurally correct it allows math teachers to quickly create complex worksheets, homework and tests.

#### Applications in Community Edit

Community applications: Some

The Teacher can use this to create take home tests or group projects where students can work together.

#### Required technical proficiency Edit

It seems that for basic level equasions, most people could use this program. However upper level tasks may take a lot of computer experience

#### Similar to / different from Edit

None to my knowledge

#### Limitations Edit

This is limited to the Math and Science feilds.

#### Official page Edit

http://www.dessci.com/en/products/mathtype/default.htm