Keypad Types

Each Math and Chemistry question in Learnosity has various keypad types available.
Authors can choose one of the following options:


Floating Draggable keypad, appears when the user clicks into the response box.
Block Always visible, non-draggable keypad.
Block On Focus Non-draggable keypad, appears when the user clicks into the response box.
Native/No Symbols No keypad is displayed.

See below for an overview and demo of each keypad type.


Floating

The default keypad type. A draggable keypad that can be positioned anywhere on the screen. Only appears when the user clicks into the response box.


Example



When selecting the Floating keypad option Place keypad below response area can be enabled. This will position the keypad below the question when opened. For Essay Questions, the keypad will always show below the last line of text. See examples below:


Example 1: Floating keypad without Place keypad below response area enabled. Keypad appears below each line of the response area.



Example 2: Floating keypad with Place keypad below response area enabled. Keypad appears below the last line of the response area.


Block

Non-draggable keypad that is displayed at all times.


Example



Block On Focus

Non-draggable keypad that only appears on the user's click into the response box. All content below the response box will move below the keypad.


Example



Native/No Symbols

An option that disables any keypad. Content can be entered with the computer keypad or pasted in.


Example