This dialog box displays the current Question when
using a test (.FLT) file.
The Question dialog is made up of six components as further described
below starting at the top of the dialog:
Contains the file name of the currently-loaded .FLT file (test
Starting from the top left, the Status Bar contains the following
data and controls:
Question Number - Displays the number of the current question -
4 in the bar above. Its background is green if there is an answer
already stored for the question and red if there is not.
Questions Left Unanswered - The count of how many questions remain
unanswered - 1 in the bar above.
Time Remaining - Time remaining for the test - only visible if
the .FLT file has been created with a time limit. A warning dialog
will appear when only two minutes remain. When time expires, a message
will appear announcing the end of the test. When this dialog is
closed, the .FLR result file will be automatically saved and the
Currently Stored Answer - The answer currently stored for this
question. Allows for quick review of answers by using the Backward
and Forward browse buttons. The answer does not need to be reentered
when moving to the next question. If the test has been created with
the Allow Only One Pass option, this section of the Status Bar is
replaced by a red warning box with the message "!!WARNING!!
This Test Only Allows ONE Pass Through The Questions."
Hint Button - This button indicates the presence of Hints when it is
enabled and flashing. Each press of the button displays another of the
available hints in sequence. The sequence can be repeated by continuing
to press the button.
Skip - Skips over the question without storing an answer. Clears
the current answer if one was previously stored.
Backward Browse - Moves to the previous question without altering
the stored answer of the current question.
Forward Browse - Moves to the next question without altering the
stored answer of the current question.
Next Unanswered - Moves to the next unanswered question in the
test without altering the stored answer of the current question.
The text portion of the Question (if any) is displayed in the left
half of the central portion of the dialog if there is a graphical
component to the Question and in the entire central portion in the
absence of graphical content or if Options|View|Enable Graphics
Long text entries which do not fit within the Text Display can
be scrolled by using the scroll bars or by using the PageUp and
The pop-up menu and the main window's menu are disabled in Test
Mode. The only menu item available is Save Answers & Exit located
on the main window.
The graphical portion of the Question (if any) is displayed in
the right half of the central portion of the dialog if there is
a textual component to the Question and in the entire central portion
in the absence of textual content. Display of associated graphics
files can be suppressed by unchecking Options|View|Enable Graphics.
A displayed graphic can be zoomed to full-screen by single-clicking
on it. Another click on the full-screen display returns the display
Answer Entry Bar
This part of the screen can be one of two types:
Multiple Choice - The bar displays a numbered button for each of
the possible Multiple Choice answers shown. It also displays All
Of The Above and None Of The Above buttons. Indicate your answer
by clicking on the appropriate button or typing the number, "a"
(All) or "n (None)".
Fill-In-The-Blank - The bar contains a number of edit boxes (1-6)
in which you type your answer. When it is completed, click on the
Enter My Answer button or press Enter.
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