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Numerical & formula - standard form

Numerical & formula - standard form

  This idea has been developed and deployed to Canvas
  Idea open for vote Wed. November 4, 2015 - Wed. February 3, 2016  Learn more about voting...

 

There should be an option that teachers can turn on to allow students to input answers in standard form.  There could be two input fields: one for the number and the second for the exponent, e.g..

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For more information on the release of this feature, and others, please review the Canvas Production Release Notes (2015-10-31)

This idea was indirectly developed through "Numerical Answer with Precision"

4 Comments
Renee_Carney
Community Team
Community Team

This Feature Idea is now Complete!

For more information on the release of this feature, and others, please review the Canvas Production Release Notes (2015-10-31)

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Thank you to  @mhurwitz   for submitting .  Also, Thanks to  petern and  @ervanhor   for your submissions of and which were completed as part of this feature.

Additional thanks to idea contributors mdjohnston,  @jazemlya ,  @curtain ,  @kona ,  @douglas_deboer ,  @vkg , ashaukat and  @James  for your valuable input! Your investment in this idea helped refine a feature which is now part of the Canvas! Smiley Happy

kmeeusen
Community Coach
Community Coach

Woo Hoo!

Just saw this in the release notes!

petern
Community Contributor

This is not yet fully developed - it only appears in the numerical question type and doesn't appear in the formula question type.

Renee_Carney
Community Team
Community Team

Hi Peter. 

This is a good example of why we ask ideas to be singular in nature.

I see that you found ​, please add your vote and use case there.