Question types: Pattern match with molecular editor

qtype_pmatchjme
Maintained by Tim at Lone Pine Koala SanctuaryTim Hunt, Picture of Jamie PrattJamie Pratt, Picture of Phil ButcherPhil Butcher
A question type where the user enters their response using the JavaScript Molecular Editor, and the response is then graded using the OU's pattern-match algorithm.

Pattern match with molecular editor 1.6 for Moodle 2.6+

Release notes

Pattern match with JME editor question type

This question type was created by Jamie Pratt, working for the Open University
(http://www.open.ac.uk/).

Students can draw a molecule using the JME editor. This is then graded by matching
it against vaious model answers that are expressed using a sophisticated patten
matching algorithm. See http://docs.moodle.org/dev/The_OU_PMatch_algorithm

This question type is has been available since Moodle 2.1+. This version is
compatible with Moodle 2.5+.

This question type requires that the pmatch question type
https://github.com/moodleou/moodle-qtype_pmatch/
to be installed in order to work. It also requires the JME molecule editor.
http://www.molinspiration.com/jme/getjme.html explains how to get a copy.



This question type should be installed like any other Moodle add-on. See
http://docs.moodle.org/25/en/Installing_add-ons.

After you have installed the code, you need to manually copy JME.jar (see above)
to question/type/pmatchjme/jme/ folder.

To install the question type using git, type this command in the root of your
Moodle install

git clone git://github.com/moodleou/moodle-qtype_pmatchjme.git question/type/pmatchjme
echo '/question/type/pmatchjme/' >> .git/info/exclude
git clone git://github.com/moodleou/moodle-qtype_pmatch.git question/type/pmatch
echo /question/type/pmatch/ >> .git/info/exclude
git clone git://github.com/moodleou/moodle-editor_supsub.git lib/editor/supsub
echo /lib/editor/supsub/ >> .git/info/exclude
Moodle 2.6, 2.7, 2.8, 2.9, 3.0, 3.1

Version information

Version build number
2015051000
Version release name
1.6 for Moodle 2.6+
Maturity
Stable version
MD5 Sum
74536a99f0fe55b80b50fc0590456972
Supported software
Moodle 2.6, Moodle 2.7, Moodle 2.8, Moodle 2.9, Moodle 3.0, Moodle 3.1
  • This is the latest release for Moodle 2.6
  • This is the latest release for Moodle 2.7
  • This is the latest release for Moodle 2.8
  • This is the latest release for Moodle 2.9
  • The more recent release 1.7 for Moodle 2.6+ (2015061100) exists for Moodle 3.0
  • The more recent release 1.7 for Moodle 2.6+ (2015061100) exists for Moodle 3.1

Version control information

Version control system (VCS)
GIT
VCS repository URL
VCS branch
master
VCS tag
v1.6

Default installation instructions for plugins of the type Question types

  1. Make sure you have all the required versions.
  2. Download and unpack the module.
  3. Place the folder (eg "myquestiontype") in the "question/type" subdirectory.
  4. Visit http://yoursite.com/admin to finish the installation