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How do I format text in a quiz?

You can format text in a quiz using Textile markup. When you publish the page, the Textile markup automatically converts to HTML. You can use Textile to format text in questions, answer choices and feedback.

To format your text, use any of the following:

If you type this It will appear as this
this is *really* important this is really important
I think _Moby Dick_ is a great book I think Moby Dick is a great book
I'm away on the 23^rd^ June I'm away on the 23rd June
Water is also known as H~2~0 Water is also known as H20
I'm away on -Monday- Tuesday I'm away on Monday Tuesday
This is the "Google":http://google.com/ home page This is the Google home page
REM(Rapid eye movement) signifies deep sleep REM signifies deep sleep
Surround a @section of text@ with code tags Surround a section of text with code tags

Some single characters can be escaped by prefixing a single backslash character:

\*asterisk\*

\_underscore\_

\^caret\^

\~tilde\~

\-hyphen\-

Some single characters can be escaped by prefixing a single backslash character:

*asterisk*

_underscore_

^caret^

~tilde~

-hyphen-

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