Manual evaluation. The question is answered by typing an essay. To edit the fields specific to this question type, click the interaction area. See General options for questions.
This is the text that will appear above the text editor.
You can specify the initial number of text lines to appear in the student view. You can also check Expand automatically (default) to make the editor grow and shrink as the amount of content changes.
The editor will never get smaller than the initial size.
You can specify the toolbar layout. Default gives the student all tools in the toolbar. Basic gives the student tools for text formatting and list. Use plain text to prevent the candidates to rich text editing.
You can limit the maximum number of words the students are allowed to write. The limit will be visible to the students and they will get notified when the limit is reached.