[LON-CAPA-users] sig figs

Felicia Berryman lon-capa-users@mail.lon-capa.org
Fri, 12 Sep 2003 15:51:21 -0400

Mark Lucas wrote:
> Is "3+2" a valid designation for sig figs?
> <responseparam description="Significant Figures" type="int_range,0-12" 
> default="3+2" name="sig" />
> I've got a problem coded this way. It does not accept
> 360 N, it does not accept 360.1N. It DOES accept 360. N.
> Did things just get pickier with 1.0.1?
> Later,
> Mark

Actually, the form 3+1-1 causes lots of problems.  I just had about a 
long phone call from a user where this error caused lots of problems 
just about an hour ago myself!  Please copy yourself on the bug at:


Felicia Berryman
LON-CAPA Coordinator
Michigan State University
   Email:  felicia@lon-capa.org
   Phone:  (517)432-9866