[LON-CAPA-users] no feedback mode?

Lars Jensen lon-capa-users@mail.lon-capa.org
Mon, 28 Oct 2002 22:48:13 -0800 (PST)

Hi Guy,

On Mon, 28 Oct 2002, Guy Albertelli II wrote:

> Hi Lars,
> > I want the instructor to do the grading. Basically I'm thinking about a
> > situation where a student needs to submit an essay, but also have to
> > submit a few other pieces of (numerical) information/response. I'd like to be
> > able to use loncapa as a "form" where the student submits the essay, and
> > the extra pieces of numerical response in author-defined slots/windows.
> > This way the student answers could be presented to the instructor in an
> > orderly fashion.
> SHould work now, you need to set the parameter 'handgrade' to yes for
>  all responses that you want to have this.
> Mostlikely you will need to inster a <responseparam> with
>  name="handgrade" and default="yes" for each numericalresponse you
>  want to be handgraded.

I tried this, and didn't notice any difference from a numericalresponse
when I entered the answer. I got the same feedback. Do I leave the 
answer= attribute out? How does the system know not to provide feedback 
to the student? It doesn't, right? This is the feature that is not yet


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