Calculated Numeric Question Type - 3900.37
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Impact: Instructors, Students, Course Builders
Robust and diverse questions better support assessment across various disciplines. The calculated numeric question type is important for math and other STEM courses.
This new question type supports the following:
- Students may enter a number as an answer. The number can be an integer, decimal, or scientific notation. The largest value supported is 16 digits.
- Instructors may combine text and mathematical formulas in the question.
- Instructors may define an answer range. The range value can be an integer, decimal, or scientific notation. The largest value supported is 16 digits.
- The answer field validates only numeric digits.
Image 1. Instructor view of the Calculated Numeric Question Type
Image 2. Student view of the Calculated Numeric Question Type
For administrators: This feature is available for all Ultra courses. There are no configurations needed.
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Video: Calculated Numeric Questions shows how to use this new question type within assessments and other student resources.