Qtype Essay Options Table Schema (qtype_essay_options)


Extra options for essay questions.

qtype_essay_options table columns

Column Type Size Nulls Auto Default Children Parents Comments
id BIGINT 19 null
questionid BIGINT 19 null
question.id Implied Constraint R

Foreign key linking to the question table.

responseformat VARCHAR 16 editor

The type of input area students should be given for their response.

responserequired TINYINT 3 1

Nonzero if an inline text response is optional

responsefieldlines SMALLINT 5 15

Approximate height, in lines, of the input box the students should be given for their response.

attachments SMALLINT 5 0

Whether, and how many, attachments a student is allowed to include with their response. -1 means unlimited.

attachmentsrequired SMALLINT 5 0

The number of attachments that should be required

graderinfo LONGTEXT 2147483647 null

Information shown to people with permission to manually grade the question, when they are grading.

graderinfoformat SMALLINT 5 0

The text format for graderinfo.

responsetemplate LONGTEXT 2147483647 null

The template to pre-populate student's response field during attempt.

responsetemplateformat SMALLINT 5 0

The text format for responsetemplate.

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qtype_essay_options table indexes

Constraint Name Type Sort Column(s)
PRIMARY Primary key Asc id
qtypessaopti_que_uix Must be unique Asc questionid

qtype_essay_options table relationships