HOW about a scratch pad??

I think it would be a great idea to add a scratch pad for rough work in the space below the weekly challenge problems like in khanacademy.please consider this request

Note by Shiva Raj
6 years ago

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Shiva -- thanks for the suggestion. This is something that the staff at Brilliant really wants, so there is a good chance it will happen sometime soon.

Silas Hundt Staff - 6 years ago

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One thing that'd be really neat is if solution submitters could have their scratch pad drawings included in their solutions. A lot of solutions would be much quicker and easier to understand with a diagram or two!

Christopher Johnson - 6 years ago

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Do you not have paper?

Michael Tang - 6 years ago

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Save the trees! :)

Harrison Lian - 6 years ago

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Not always. Besides, in some situations (like riding in a car), it's cumbersome and awkward to do problems on paper anyway.

Josh Petrin - 6 years ago

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Nice will save time having to get paper everywhere.

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bad idea

Daniel Wang - 6 years ago

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Why do you think it is a bad idea, Daniel?

Silas Hundt Staff - 6 years ago

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just because we guys have to do it in mouse...

Fahad Shihab - 6 years ago

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