iDoceo 6 is now available!

We are updating the web with all the new features of iDoceo 6.
This is a manual update, please tap on this link if you wish to update on the App Store
Welcome, Guest
Username: Password: Remember me

TOPIC: high precision calculatons

high precision calculatons 1 week 1 day ago #8857

  • tomka
  • tomka's Avatar
  • OFFLINE
  • New member
  • Posts: 3
When creating a new class, there is a switch to turn on/off high precision calculations next to the HD-icon.

I haven‘t found in the docs what this means. Can anybody explain?

Kind regards, Tom
Attachments:
The administrator has disabled public write access.

high precision calculatons 1 week 1 day ago #8859

  • bert
  • bert's Avatar
  • OFFLINE
  • Admin
  • Posts: 3097
  • Thank you received: 572
Hello Tom,
High precision calculations is still an experimental feature and that is why you can't see any info on our web.

In the default calculation mode, if you choose a rounding for a column/calculation this new rounded value (shown in the cell) is the one taken into account for next calculations. What you see is what you get. This also means that rounding several times the results of a columns will truncate some decimals.

In high precision mode, the original value of all cells is kept and rounding features are only applied when displaying data on the cell but internally, the full number is taken into account for your calculations hence the 'high precision'. You do not lose precision by rounding calculations N times.

This mode was meant for very particular calculations but if you have any trouble do let me know
Please take a moment to add or update your rating for iDoceo 6 teacher gradebook so that we can continue working on it. Thanks!
Here is the link
itunes.apple.com/us/app/idoceo-teachers-...&action=write-review
The administrator has disabled public write access.

high precision calculatons 1 week 1 day ago #8861

  • tomka
  • tomka's Avatar
  • OFFLINE
  • New member
  • Posts: 3
OK, thank you. So, for me turning the option off, is the appropriate solution. I was unsure if or how this changes the results, but now that‘s clear.
The administrator has disabled public write access.
Time to create page: 0.117 seconds
9 DEC

iDoceo 6 is now available!

A huge update with tons of new features and a new interface

Read more

6 JUN

Create Multiple-choice tests with iDoceo Connect!

In addition to self-evaluation rubrics, your students can now fill exams online. Supports text and images - in answers and questions - and can easily be imported from an XLS template

Read more