Non-numeric student id (Feature #277)


Added by Hiroto Kagotani over 5 years ago. Updated almost 2 years ago.


Status:Closed Start date:06/05/2014
Priority:Normal Due date:
Assignee:- % Done:

100%

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Target version:1.4.0

Description

Some universities use student ids in the form of e.g. "T14C999".
Letters represent student's faculty and department.

This is an example usage of a new command for such student ids.

\AMCcode*{studentid}{7}{TC,0-9,0-9,A-C,0-9,0-9,0-9}

Then it will render:

[]T []0 []0 []A []0 []0 []0
[]C []1 []1 []B []1 []1 []1
    []2 []2 []C []2 []2 []2
    []3 []3     []3 []3 []3
...

Associated revisions

Revision 2095:23df58dff482
Added by Alexis Bienvenüe over 2 years ago

New \AMCcodeGrid and \AMCcodeGrid LaTeX commands. Refs #277.

History

Updated by Christian Delfosse over 5 years ago

using a "true" student id takes a lot of vertical space because ten digits are necessary, therefore limiting the number of questions.
with ~100 students, one might have three 5-digit columns, or four 4-digit columns, etc
since everything finally boils up to having a code in a .csv file, the feature could be useful for that purpose too.

Updated by Alexis Bienvenüe over 5 years ago

  • Target version set to 1.4.0

Updated by Alexis Bienvenüe over 2 years ago

The LaTeX command \AMCcodeGrid is coming with revision hg:23df58dff482 for that purpose. You can use for example

\AMCcodeGrid[top]{student}{TC,0123456789,0123456789,ABC,0123456789,0123456789,0123456789}

Please test!

  • Status changed from New to Feedback

Updated by Alexis Bienvenüe almost 2 years ago

  • Status changed from Feedback to Closed
  • % Done changed from 0 to 100

Updated by Hiroto Kagotani almost 2 years ago

This feature perfectly works.
Thanks!

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