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The pencilPad tool lets you draw or write in your own handwriting using your mouse or a tablet PC. You can show your work, draw diagrams or simply provide more information about how you worked a problem.

Note: Adobe® Flash® Player, version 10 or later is required. See Required Browser Plug-Ins.

To draw or write using pencilPad:

  1. Click the draw tool.
    The pointer is displayed as a pencil.
  2. Move the pointer to form the object or words you want in the note pad space.
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  3. You can do any of the following:
    • Click Erase to erase part or all of your drawing or text. The pointer is displayed as an eraser.
    • Click Clear to delete everything on the page.
    • Click Add to add a new page.
    • Click Remove to delete the page.
    • Click the arrows to go to the previous or next page.
    • Click Print to print all pages of your work.
    • Click Help to get help with how to use pencilPad.
  4. When you are done, click Save or Submit. Blank pages are removed.