[LON-CAPA-users] essay questions

Guy Albertelli II lon-capa-users@mail.lon-capa.org
Wed, 7 Aug 2002 11:55:22 -0400 (EDT)

Hi Lars,

> 1) When is the next update due?

I hope to have something by the end of next week. Or the beginning of
the week after.

> 2) How do I include an essay question now? -It is not included in the
> list of question types, and if I do a "Blank" question I don't see any 
> way of including  a multi-line text box.

The simplest essay question is:

<startouttext />
Type an essay below
<endouttext />
<textfield> </textfield>

The next release will include an essay grading setup and an example
essay problem

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