Short answer

Short answer

Multiple examples of correct answers can be specified for a single question. You can specify multiple correct answers for a single question, with options such as "Ignore upper and lower case letters", "Ignore number of spaces" and "Ignore leading and trailing spaces".

 

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creation method

Short answer question can be created in "text format" or "table format" way.

  • text
  • tabular form
  • Quiz creation form

The first line, starting with #, is the setting for the entire quiz. The question data should be entered in blank lines. The first line of each block is the question text, the second line is a fixed "fill-in:", and the third and subsequent lines are the correct answer examples.

#messages_intro:description problem
#shuffle_questions:false
#mode:master
#movable:true

1) The four major industrial zones in Japan are "Hanshin, Kitakyushu and Chukyo", where is the other one?
fill-in:
Tokyo and Yokohama
premium
Keihin Industrial Zone

2) Answer the name of the prefecture with the smallest area in kanji.
fill-in:
Kagawa prefecture (Shikoku)
Kagawa

3) Which prefecture is Otsu City the capital of? Answer the name of the prefecture in kanji.
fill-in:
Shiga prefecture (Kinki area)
Shiga

4) What is the manga anime work in which the following characters appear? Dainin Daisuke, Ishikawa Goemon, Mine Fujiko, Zenigata Koichi.
fill-in:
Lupin the Third

5) Which country has won the men's soccer World Cup the most times? Answer in katakana.
fill-in:
Brazil

The first line, starting with #, is the configuration for the whole question; the first line, #format:table, declares that the question data should be written in tabular format; from the third line onwards, each line corresponds to a question. The definition of a question is tab-delimited, the first element is the question text, the second element is a fixed "fill-in:", and the third and subsequent elements are examples of correct answers.
Click here to see samples fill-in.xlsx

A b C d e
1 #format:table
2 #messages_intro:description problem
3 #shuffle_questions:false
4 #mode:master
5 #movable:true
6 1) The four major industrial zones in Japan are "Hanshin, Kitakyushu and Chukyo", where is the other one? fill-in: Tokyo and Yokohama premium Keihin Industrial Zone
7 2) Answer the name of the prefecture with the smallest area in kanji. fill-in: Kagawa prefecture (Shikoku) Kagawa
8 3) Which prefecture is Otsu City the capital of? Answer the name of the prefecture in kanji. fill-in: Shiga prefecture (Kinki area) Shiga
9 4) What is the manga anime work in which the following characters appear? Dainin Daisuke, Ishikawa Goemon, Mine Fujiko, Zenigata Koichi. fill-in: Lupin the Third
10 5) Which country has won the men's soccer World Cup the most times? Answer in katakana. fill-in: Brazil

1. Log in and click on Content Management in the sidebar or the red box on My Page.

 

2. Click the Content Management menu button (+ button) -> Quiz/Test -> "Create Quiz/Test".

 

3. Fill in the title of the question creation form.

 

Click "Go to Edit Question" of the question. 4.

 

The format of the questions will be set as writing questions.

 

 

Write the question and the correct answer. Click "+" button to add the correct answer, and "-" button to delete it.

The correct answer "Keihin, Keihin, Keihin Industrial Zone" can be used to describe any of the above.

 

If you need explanations, you can write them, and you can also check them in the preview when all the descriptions are completed. If there is no problem, click Save.

 

7. Click the + button to add a question, or the - button to delete a question. If there are no problems, click "Publish" to complete the process.

 

8. The following image shows the completed problem.

 

 

 

 

Adjustment of judgment conditions

For Short Answer questions you can set a number of fine-grained criteria for what is considered a correct answer. By default, uppercase and lowercase letters, different numbers of spaces in the answer, and leading and trailing spaces are ignored.

ignore_case

Case insensitive. By default, the setting is enabled (case insensitive). You can change this setting by specifying #ignore_case:false at the top of the problem file.

  • true: not case-sensitive (default)
    If you set "Japan" as the correct answer, both "Japan" and "japan" will be correct.
  • false: case-sensitive
    If you set "Japan" as the correct answer, "Japan" will be the correct answer, but "japan" will be incorrect.
ignore_whitespace_count

The number of whitespace characters is not distinguished. The default setting is enabled (does not distinguish the number of whitespace characters).

  • true:No distinction is made between the number of whitespace characters (default)
    If you set "ls -l" as the correct answer, then either "ls -l" (the correct answer) or "ls -l" (two spaces) will be the correct answer. (two spaces).

    A single space or two or more spaces in a row is a correct answer, but no spaces at all (zero spaces) is an incorrect answer.

  • false: Distinguish the number of whitespace characters
    If you set "ls -l" as the correct answer, "ls -l" (the correct answer you set) will be the correct answer, but "ls -l" (two spaces) will be incorrect. spaces) will result in an incorrect answer.

 

 

ignore_whitespace

Ignores whitespace. The default setting is disabled (whitespace is recognized).

  • true: ignore whitespace
    If you set "I am student", "Iamstudent" will also be correct.
  • false: Recognize whitespace (default)
    If you set "I am student" as the correct answer, "Iamstudent" will be incorrect.

 

ignore_zenhan

Ignore the difference between double-byte characters and half-byte characters when writing questions.

  • true:When writing questions, the grading will be done without distinguishing between full-width and half-width characters (default)
    If you set "zenhan" as the correct answer, the answer will be correct whether it is "zenhan" (the same as the correct answer you set) or "zenhan" (half-width and full-width characters reversed). (full-size and half-size characters are reversed).
  • false: Distinguish between full-size and half-size characters
    If you set "zenhan" as the correct answer, "zenhan" (the same as the correct answer you set) will be the correct answer, but "zenhan" (full-size and half-size characters is reversed) will be incorrect.

 

trim

Ignore leading and trailing whitespace characters. By default, this is set to enabled. You can change this setting by writing #trim:false at the beginning of the problem file.

  • true: ignore leading and trailing whitespace characters (default)
    If you set "Japan" as the correct answer, both "Japan" and " Japan" will both be correct.
  • false: do not ignore leading and trailing whitespace characters
    If you set "Japan" as the correct answer, "Japan" will be the correct answer but "Japan" will be incorrect.

For a list of option items, see →→→.this way (direction close to the speaker or towards the speaker)

You can set either "Uniform Commentary" to display the same message, or "Commentary on Correctness" to display a different message depending on the correctness.

Uniform settings

If you write a sentence at the end of the first correct answer, separated by|, it will be shown as an explanation after the answer.

#messages_intro:description problem
1) The four major industrial zones in Japan are "Hanshin, Kitakyushu and Chukyo", where is the other one?
fill-in:
Keihin|The four major industrial zones in Japan are "Hanshin, Kitakyushu, Chukyo, and Keihin.
premium
Keihin Industrial Zone

Explanation for Correctness

If you write sentences separated by| at the end of the first correct answer and at the end of the second correct answer, the first sentence will be displayed as an explanation when you answer correctly, and the second sentence will be displayed when you answer incorrectly. Even if you don't have two correct answers, you can display an explanation for each correct or wrong answer by writing "|Explanation for wrong answer" in the line (separated by tab in case of table format) following the first correct answer.

#messages_intro:description problem

Which prefecture is Otsu City the capital of? Answer the name of the prefecture in kanji.
fill-in:
Shiga Prefecture|Correct answer.
Shiga|Wrong. The capital of Shiga Prefecture is Otsu City.

 

Answer the name of the prefecture with the smallest area in kanji.
fill-in:
Kagawa Prefecture|Correct answer.
Kagawa|You are correct.
|It is a mistake. The prefecture with the smallest area is Kagawa Prefecture.

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