There are following answer types in Loquiz.
- Multiple choice
- Multiple answer
- Story (no answer)
Multiple choice (radio button)
Several answer options, only one answer choice can be chosen. This default question type and most widely used. When creating a question of this type at least one answer option must be defined and exactly one answer option must be marked as correct.
Answer is considered correct when correct option is chosen.
Multiple answers (checkbox)
Several answer options and several can be chosen by player. When creating at least one answer option must be defined and at least one correct answer option marked.
Answer is considered correct when all the correct options are chosen.
The answer is text string. When creating this type of question correct text string must be specified. Capitalization is ignored. Textbox accepts letters and numbers.
Answer is considered correct when exactly the same text string is entered.
NB! Several correct answers can be defined using semicolons. For example:
Q: Who is the author of relativity theory?
A: Einstein; A. Einstein; Albert Einstein; Einstein Albert
Any one of those would be considered correct if entered. Remember that capitalization is ignored.
Answer is specific numerical value. It can be negative or positive. Entry box only accepts numbers.
Answer is considered correct when exactly the correct value is entered.
For photo question answer does not need to be defined. Answer is the photo. When question opens player has the option to a) take the photo or b) skip the photo. Skipping the photo results in the incorrect answer (task not done).
Video -in Beta at the moment
Like photo question only the answer is the video. Skipping the video results in incorrect answer (task not done).
Video length is limited to 15 seconds while shooting (this limit might not work on all devices). Maximum length server will accept is 60 seconds (everything beyond that is discarded).
Videos are uploaded only over wifi connection. If wifi is present then instantly after answering, if wifi is not present then next time the wifi is present when answering a question. Videos are saved in the device as well, so if wifi is not available these can be retrieved directly from the devices.
Videos are shown together with Photos on photo wall in Results pages.
Story (no answer)
In story type answer is not defined nor expected. Used to convey information and facts. Player only has the ability to press OK and it results correct answer always.
See also creating questions tutorial video: