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

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  1. Fill the properties below

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* 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 <br> **i.e.** Question Block → Question Blocks |
    | **Minimum Blocks**      | The minimum number of blocks allowed <br> **e.g.** One product must be installed                                                    |
    | **Maximum Blocks**      | The maximum number of blocks allowed <br> **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

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  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

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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