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  1. Moodle
  2. MDL-28410

Allow a single option in a Choice activity

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    • Type: Improvement
    • Status: Closed
    • Priority: Major
    • Resolution: Fixed
    • Affects Version/s: 2.0.3, 2.1.1, 2.2
    • Fix Version/s: 2.0.5, 2.1.2
    • Component/s: Choice
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    • Testing Instructions:
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      Create a choice - only fill in one answer and save - make sure it allows a single answer choice.

      Create a choice - don't fill in any answers - make sure it forces the use of one answer.

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      Create a choice - only fill in one answer and save - make sure it allows a single answer choice. Create a choice - don't fill in any answers - make sure it forces the use of one answer.
    • Workaround:
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      Use a quiz with one question and chain the Conditional Activities off that, after you've messed about doing custom calculations on the Gradebook to exclude this response. Blah.

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      Use a quiz with one question and chain the Conditional Activities off that, after you've messed about doing custom calculations on the Gradebook to exclude this response. Blah.
    • Affected Branches:
      MOODLE_20_STABLE, MOODLE_21_STABLE, MOODLE_22_STABLE
    • Fixed Branches:
      MOODLE_20_STABLE, MOODLE_21_STABLE
    • Pull Master Branch:
      master_MDL-28410

      Description

      At the moment there is a requirement that at least two options are given in a Choice activity.

      Having the option to have only one option would be handy for situations where students are required to submit a confirmation (for example) that they have read the terms and conditions of the course (or similar) when used in tandem with a Conditional Activity setup for the rest of the course.

      And yes, before anyone points it out, I do realise how naff a requirement this is, but I get asked how to do it quite often, and at the moment the only way is through a quiz, which is more complex and adds a record to the gradebook - a simple tweak to the Choice activity would make this much easier.

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                  Fix Release Date:
                  10/Oct/11