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Improve fill in the blanks questions #788
I don't like how the "fill in the blanks" type of question is render.
The use of
In the previous screenshot, I have
And I don't know of any way to tell kramdown to escape the HTML tags. I would like to suggest to use
I know that the rendering doesn't look like blanks but is the [UTF-8 block elements](https://www.w3schools.com/charsets/ref_utf_block.asp that I found more suitable. We can reword the exercise to "fill the shade" instead of "fill the blanks".
I haven't personally had trouble with learners understanding the use of ___ as blanks, but I've only taught this lesson once. If you've noticed that people have trouble understanding those as blanks, then I'm all for changing the formatting to make that more clear. The shaded blocks look nice to me.
I've taught the lesson several times and it's always been clear to the learners. I think adding
See here google image results for fill in the blanks --- they're all lines (underscores).
So sorry, but this is a very strong vote against the change.