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#316902 - Tue Aug 08 2006 06:37 PM Extra Info on Quiz Answers
denmarks Offline

Registered: Mon May 29 2006
Posts: 288
Loc: Chico, CA, USA
Has the extra info on quiz answers always been available or was it added at a later date? I don't like to penalize someone in the rating of their quiz when extra info in not there if it wasn't available. If it was added later it would be nice so see some kind of indication on older quizes.
Dennis Marks Chico, CA

#316903 - Tue Aug 08 2006 06:51 PM Re: Extra Info on Quiz Answers [Re: denmarks]
kyleisalive Online   FT-cool
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Registered: Mon Mar 07 2005
Posts: 6700
Loc: Toronto, Canada, eh!
I'm pretty sure that interesting info has always been available, but over the years, quiz-writing standards have risen, and it's now required that info is included whether it be a one or two sentence minimum.
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#316904 - Wed Aug 09 2006 03:35 AM Re: Extra Info on Quiz Answers [Re: kyleisalive]
gtho4 Offline

Registered: Sun Dec 26 1999
Posts: 45748
Loc: Sydney oz downunder           
The interesting information box (aka explanation of the answer) has been in the quiz template since day dot, back in Feb 00. It was an optional field at that time. It became mandatory in Feb 04.

[ the quiz template still has the original wording above the input box: Highly recommended ]


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