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This a Moodle question type which extends the [[Calculated question type|Calculated]] question type.
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This a contributed Moodle question type which extends the [[Calculated question type|Calculated]] question type.
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== Wild cards ==
 
Teachers can create questions like,  
 
Teachers can create questions like,  
 
   How much is {apples} + {oranges}?
 
   How much is {apples} + {oranges}?
  
- where the {wildcards} become M and N × images of apples and oranges respectively. It is aimed at pre/primary-school students (approximately age 3-9).
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- where the {wildcards} become M and N × images of apples and oranges respectively. It is aimed at pre/primary-school students (approximately age 3-10).
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<p align="center" style="border:1px solid #ddd;">http://moodle.org/file.php/1/moddata/data/13/48/4143/mdl-q-calcobjects-5a-sub-green.png</p>
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Currently supported wildcards:  apple, orange, pear, pineapple, walnut, cookie (each with or without an 's', eg. {cookies} and with an optional differentiator). For example,
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  {apples_1} - {apples_2}
  
 
Tested with Moodle 1.9.7.
 
Tested with Moodle 1.9.7.
  
 
(Author N.D.Freear, 14 August 2010.)
 
(Author N.D.Freear, 14 August 2010.)
 
Currently supported wildcards:  apple, orange, pear, pineapple, walnut, cookie (each with or without an 's', eg. {cookies} and with an optional differentiator). For example,
 
  {apples_1} - {apples_2}
 
 
<p align="center">http://tracker.moodle.org/secure/attachment/21302/mdl-q-calcobjects-5-sub-like.png</p>
 
  
 
== Installation ==
 
== Installation ==
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== Change log ==
 
== Change log ==
(No changes yet.)
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* 2 September 2010/ Pre-"release" - [http://tracker.moodle.org/browse/CONTRIB-2308#action_91778 CONTRIB-2308].
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* 8 September 2010 - Added new clip art ('greenapple', 'tomato', 'cake', 'pencil', 'car'). Aliases: 'apple'=>'greenapple'. And, added all objects to language pack - CONTRIB-2334.
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== Acknowledgements ==
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Thank you to:
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* [http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/Main_Page Wikimedia Commons] and [http://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?title=Special%3ASearch&redirs=0&search=fruit+icon contributors] for clip art/images.
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* [http://www.openclipart.org/ Open Clip Art Library] and contributors for clip art/images.
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* [http://moodle.org/mod/forum/discuss.php?d=156605 Quiz forum] contributors and [http://tracker.moodle.org/browse/CONTRIB-2308 developers] on Moodle.org, for valuable feedback.
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== See also ==
 
== See also ==
  
* Initial discussion: [http://moodle.org/mod/forum/discuss.php?d=156605 Using Moodle, Quiz forum]
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* [http://moodle.org/mod/data/view.php?d=13&rid=4143 Calculated objects, in the plugins database]
* Initial bug/issue: CONTRIB-2308
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* [http://moodle.org/mod/forum/discuss.php?d=156605 Initial discussion, in the Quiz forum] (Using Moodle)
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* [http://tracker.moodle.org/browse/CONTRIB/component/10720 Report bugs &amp; make suggestions]
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* (Initial bug/issue: CONTRIB-2308)
  
 
[[Category:Contributed code]]
 
[[Category:Contributed code]]
 
[[Category:Questions]]
 
[[Category:Questions]]
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[[es:Tipo de pregunta Objetos calculados]]

Latest revision as of 18:01, 20 March 2016

This a contributed Moodle question type which extends the Calculated question type.

Wild cards

Teachers can create questions like,

  How much is {apples} + {oranges}?

- where the {wildcards} become M and N × images of apples and oranges respectively. It is aimed at pre/primary-school students (approximately age 3-10).

mdl-q-calcobjects-5a-sub-green.png

Currently supported wildcards: apple, orange, pear, pineapple, walnut, cookie (each with or without an 's', eg. {cookies} and with an optional differentiator). For example,

  {apples_1} - {apples_2}

Tested with Moodle 1.9.7.

(Author N.D.Freear, 14 August 2010.)

Installation

  1. Download and unzip the archive. Copy the directory 'calculatedobjects' into the directory {MOODLE}/question/type/ on your server.
  2. Visit the administrator 'notifications' page, http://my.school/moodle/admin/ - there are no database changes for this question type.

Change log

Acknowledgements

Thank you to:


See also