Rating rating

Rating (rating)

The rating Question is referenced by its Question type in the code, which is rating. This Question allows students to select a rating by clicking on a bar of buttons showing a range of ratings, for example 25%, 50%, 75%, and 100%. The rating Question is useful for obtaining student feedback, or as a rubric for use by the teacher when providing feedback to the student. This is a non-auto-scored Question.

Attributes

  • is_math boolean

    Set to true to have LaTeX or MathML contents to be rendered with mathjax.

    Default: false

  • metadata object

    Object containing additional information about the question.

  • metadata.distractor_rationale string

    Used to display individual response feedback/rationale to the student.

  • metadata.rubric_reference string

    A unique identifier for the rubric to be used with the question - defaults to course rubric if assigned in activity

  • metadata.sample_answer string

    A sample answer to be displayed on the Learnosity Reports API. HTML is supported.

  • metadata.acknowledgements string

    References for any text passages, documents, images etc. used in the question.

  • stimulus string

    The question stimulus. This can include text, tables, images, resources and LaTeX entered via the Math Editor.

  • stimulus_review string

    HTML/Text content displayed only in review state rendered above the response area. Supports embedded Feature <span> tags. Will override stimulus in review state.

  • instructor_stimulus string

    HTML/Text content displayed when showInstructorStimulus is set to true on the activity. Supports embedded Feature <span> tags.

  • type string

    Type of question being asked, e.g. 'association'

    Default: "rating"

  • ui_style object

    Object used to control different aspects of the UI

  • ui_style.fontsize string

    Controls the size of base font for this question. Options are among 'small', 'normal', 'large', 'xlarge' and 'xxlarge'.

    Default: "normal"

  • options array

    The response options available for selection.

  • options[ ].value string

    Indicates the worth of the rating and is stored as the response when selected.

  • options[ ].label string

    The content that is displayed in the rating option button. This can be a percentage, number or a text label. It also supports unicode for emojis.

  • options[ ].label_tooltip string

    A message displayed above the rating option button when a user hovers over the button.

  • options[ ].tint string

    Sets the color for the response option tooltip, the text for that response option in the information tooltip, and the response when displayed in review state.

  • options[ ].description string

    Text that describes the rating criteria. It will be shown within the information tooltip, if enabled.

  • options[ ][ ].value string

    Indicates the worth of the rating and is stored as the response when selected.

  • options[ ][ ].label string

    The content that is displayed in the rating option button. This can be a percentage, number or a text label. It also supports unicode for emojis.

  • options[ ][ ].label_tooltip string

    A message displayed above the rating option button when a user hovers over the button.

  • options[ ][ ].tint string

    Sets the color for the response option tooltip, the text for that response option in the information tooltip, and the response when displayed in review state.

  • options[ ][ ].description string

    Text that describes the rating criteria. It will be shown within the information tooltip, if enabled.

  • initial_value string

    The value of the option that will be marked as selected on first rendering. Can be used to pre populate the score with an automatically assigned score

  • hide_info_icon boolean

    When enabled, this option hides the information button next to the rating options that have been set.

    Default: false

Response format

The data returned in the response format for this Question is the rating selected by the student.

Response format examples

{
    "value": "2",
    "type": "numeric",
    "apiVersion": "v2.173.0",
    "revision": 1
}

Response attributes

  • value string

    The rating selected by the student.

  • type string

    Informs the scoring engine about what kind of data to expect in the values entered by the student. For this Question type, you must always supply a string for this attribute with the value "numeric".

  • apiVersion string

    The version of the Questions API that returned this response.

  • revision numeric

    Keeps track of the number of Question attempt submissions, i.e. how many times the student answered the Question and submitted it.

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