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Regarding a word count, it would be really useful if you could set a word count that somehow alerted the student when their answer was "long enough".  (For example, the outline of the box changed c...
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Bruce -- Yes that is the general idea for my previous example.  The equation itself is dynamic.  Your idea works well for this example, but there are other times where I really wish I could "nest" ...
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Bruce In this particular example I don't want the student to see which math symbol ( + - * / ) they should use because I am testing their vocabulary.  But you are right that by putting the symbol i...
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Is there a way to reference variables from a Passage inside of the questions that are linked to that passage?  I teach Physics and I want to make story problems that have lots of range variables, a...
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Is there a way for the values inside of a list variable to reference other variables?  Or to run evals? Simple Fill in the Blank Example: a = $a$   b = $b$   What is the $math.operation$ of A and B...
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Bruce, that is a great idea!  I will let you know if the assignments start imploding.
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How come I can't include Essay types in a Practice assignment?  (It isn't included in the dropdown of question types.)  I realize you can't grade Essays instantly, but I need students to be able to...
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Nowhere in this documentation does it mention that the eval function works differently for fill in the blank answers than it does for visual elements. From what I can tell (based on trial and error...
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I didn't realize that underscore was considered a "special character" and so I spent a lot of time trying to figure out why my variable $cell_count$ wasn't working.    Instead of just silently fail...