Overview

  • Question blocks are a method of repeating questions.
  • Question blocks themselves are not questions but are containers for regular questions that are to be repeated.
  • Question blocks can be linked in the same manner as a regular questions.

  • In the example below:
    • Many differing products can be installed with various quantities
    • The block is titled Question Block
    • Question within the block are:
      • Which is to be installed?
      • How many are to be installed?

Creating a Question Block

1. Create a new question block type

  1. Select AdminAdvanced Configuration [L-Z]Question Blocks


  1. Fill the properties below
  • Use the descriptions below to fill the properties:
Property Description
Question Block Name The name of the question block, this will appear with an ‘s’ afterwards when in use
i.e. Question Block → Question Blocks
Minimum Blocks The minimum number of blocks allowed
e.g. One product must be installed
Maximum Blocks The maximum number of blocks allowed
e.g. No more than ten products can be installed
Sort Order A method of sorting the blocks where 0 will appear first
Work Types Work types where the block should appear
Disabled A method of soft deletion
  1. Select ‘ADD QUESTION BLOCKS


2. Add questions to the question block

  1. Create a question
  2. Select the question block from the ‘Question Blockproperty
  1. Select a question
  2. Select the ‘Answers’ tab
  3. In the answer that should trigger the block, select the block from the ‘Question Block’ drop down menu

Modifying a Question Block

  • To modify a question block select AdminAdvanced Configuration [L-Z]Question Blocks
    1. Select the question block by clicking the row
    2. Modify any properties necessary, see Creating a Question Block
  • To modify questions within a question block you will need to change the question, not the question block. See Modifying a Question

Deleting a Question Block

  • To delete the question block select AdminAdvanced Configuration [L-Z]Question Blocks
    • Select the question block by clicking the row
    • Tick the disabled checkbox