04937439 is referenced by 106 patents and cites 18 patents.

A desktop survey system for creating and scanning a survey form to be completed by a survey respondent, the survey form being printed on a scannable form having a preprinted timing track that can be scanned by an optical mark scanner is comprised of a processor for entering, editing, and formatting customized questions and corresponding response areas and for adjusting and aligning the locations of the questions and response areas to be printed on the scannable form, a printer for printing the customized questions and the corresponding response areas on the scannable form to create a customized survey form, and an optical mark scanner and attached processing means for defining the fields to be scanned, scanning the survey forms and tabulating and analyzing the results.

Title
Method and system for creating and scanning a customized survey form
Application Number
7/193864
Publication Number
4937439
Application Date
May 13, 1988
Publication Date
June 26, 1990
Inventor
Thomas J Duxbury
Golden Valley
MN, US
Vernon F Koch
Prior Lake
MN, US
John G Fahnlander
Shakopee
MN, US
Lester A Wanninger
Edina
MN, US
Agent
Dorsey & Whitney
Assignee
National Computer Systems
MN, US
IPC
G09B 7/00
G06F 3/14
G06K 19/06
G06K 7/10
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