Summary Report - Sep 11, 2012

Survey: Math Texts on the iPad

Gender
100

75

50

48.9%

51.1%

25

0

Female

Male

1. Gender
Value Count Percent % Statistics

Female Male

366 383

48.9% 51.1%

T otal Responses

749

Year in School
100

75

50

34.5%
25

20.7%

23.6%

21.2%

0

Freshman

Sophomore

Junior

Senior

2. Year in School
Value Count Percent % Statistics

Freshman Sophomore Junior Senior

155 259 177 159

20.7% 34.5% 23.6% 21.2%

T otal Responses

750

Math Course
100

75

53%
50

25

6.2%
0 BC Calculus

4%
AB Calculus (Stanley)

4.6%
Calculus

7.5%
PreCalculus

11% 3.1%
Math Analysis Honors PreCalculus

10.7%

PreCalculus Accelerated

All others

3. Math Course
Value Count Percent % Statistics

BC Calculus AB Calculus (Stanley) AB Calculus (Lagomarsino) Calculus PreCalculus Math Analysis Honors PreCalculus PreCalculus Accelerated Geometry Honors Geometry Accelerated Geometry Algebra 2H

45 29 0 33 54 22 79 77 45 87 124 126

6.2% 4% 0% 4.6% 7.5% 3.1% 11% 10.7% 6.2% 12.1% 17.2% 17.5%

T otal Responses

721

I am comfortable reading my math text on the iPad.
100

75

50

45.9%

25

20.7% 4.7%
D isagree

21.2%

2.9%
0 Strongly D isagree

4.7%
Somewhat D isagree Somewhat Agree Agree Strongly Agree

4. I am comfortable reading my math text on the iPad.
Value Count Percent % Statistics

Strongly Disagree Disagree

22 35

2.9% 4.7%

T otal Responses

750

Somewhat Disagree Somewhat Agree Agree Strongly Agree

35 155 344 159

4.7% 20.7% 45.9% 21.2%

I am comfortable taking notes (in math class) on the iPad.
100

75

50

25

18.4% 11.7% 12.3% 9.5%

20.8%

16.4% 10.9%

0

Strongly D isagree

D isagree

Somewhat D isagree

Not applicable

Somewhat Agree

Agree

Strongly Agree

5. I am comfortable taking notes (in math class) on the iPad.
Value Count Percent % Statistics

Strongly Disagree Disagree Somewhat Disagree Not applicable Somewhat Agree Agree Strongly Agree

88 138 92 71 156 123 82

11.7% 18.4% 12.3% 9.5% 20.8% 16.4% 10.9%

T otal Responses

750

I am comfortable doing math homework on the iPad.
100

75

50

25

11.9%
0

16.4%

14.7%

19.6% 13.3%

15.7% 8.4%

Strongly D isagree

D isagree

Somewhat D isagree

Not applicable

Somewhat Agree

Agree

Strongly Agree

6. I am comfortable doing math homework on the iPad.
Value Count Percent % Statistics

Strongly Disagree

89

11.9%

T otal Responses

746

Disagree Somewhat Disagree Not applicable Somewhat Agree Agree Strongly Agree

122 110 99 146 117 63

16.4% 14.7% 13.3% 19.6% 15.7% 8.4%

If there were hard copies of the (math) text in the bookstore, I would want to buy one.
100

75

50

25

25.1% 15.4% 15.1% 4.3%

19.4% 12.6% 8%
Strongly Agree

0

Strongly D isagree

D isagree

Somewhat D isagree

Not applicable

Somewhat Agree

Agree

7. If there were hard copies of the (math) text in the bookstore, I would want to buy one.
Value Count Percent % Statistics

Strongly Disagree Disagree Somewhat Disagree Not applicable Somewhat Agree Agree Strongly Agree

115 187 113 32 145 94 60

15.4% 25.1% 15.1% 4.3% 19.4% 12.6% 8%

T otal Responses

746

I use a stylus
100

75

74.6%

50

25.4%
25

0

Yes

No

8. I use a stylus

Value

Count

Percent %

Statistics

Yes No

557 190

74.6% 25.4%

T otal Responses

747

I find a stylus makes working with the electronic text easier.
100

75

50

28.8%
25

32.9%

15.2% 0.9%
0 Strongly D isagree

18.4%

1.9%
D isagree

1.9%
Somewhat D isagree Not applicable Somewhat Agree Agree Strongly Agree

9. I find a stylus makes working with the electronic text easier.
Value Count Percent % Statistics

Strongly Disagree Disagree Somewhat Disagree Not applicable Somewhat Agree Agree Strongly Agree

7 14 14 114 138 216 247

0.9% 1.9% 1.9% 15.2% 18.4% 28.8% 32.9%

T otal Responses

750

Compared to my past experience with hard copy texts, I use the iPad text
100

75

50

40.1% 34.5% 25.4%
25

0

more often than a hard copy

less often than a hard copy

as often a hard copy

10. Compared to my past experience with hard copy texts, I use the iPad text
Value Count Percent % Statistics

more often than a hard copy less often than a hard copy

258 190

34.5% 25.4%

T otal Responses

748

as often a hard copy

300

40.1%

If there were a hardcopy of the textbook available in the bookstore, I would buy one.
100

75

50

43.1%

41.8%

25

15.1%

0

Yes

No

D epends on the cost

12. If there were a hardcopy of the textbook available in the bookstore, I would buy one.
Value Count Percent % Statistics

Yes No Depends on the cost

98 280 271

15.1% 43.1% 41.8%

T otal Responses

649

In what ways do you still need to use a laptop or desktop computer instead of the iPad for any of your classes (not just Math)?
100

75.5%
75

50

47% 29.9% 29.2% 28.9%

42%

25

17%

0

Typing essays

watching Videos

Browsing the web

Listening to music

Multi-tasking

GoogleD ocs

Q uizlets

All others

14. In what ways do you still need to use a laptop or desktop computer instead of the iPad for any of your classes (not just Math)?
Value Count Percent % Statistics

Typing essays watching Videos Browsing the web Listening to music Multi-tasking GoogleDocs Quizlets

480 190 186 184 299 267 108

75.5% 29.9% 29.2% 28.9% 47% 42% 17%

T otal Responses

636

Homework Editing photos For a larger screen Printing Other

265 211 310 440 45

41.7% 33.2% 48.7% 69.2% 7.1%