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Getting highest 3 percentages form Constant sum question

Dear Support,

I have a question " Q3" constant sum asking about percentages for 10 products and the total will be 100 % , I need to get the 3 products with the  highest  percentages to be asked in another question , how can i do this.

Please note that the list of Q3 is a constructed list from S7 question.
asked Jan 21 by Marwa

1 Answer

+1 vote
Try making a constructed list with this script:

Begin Unverified Perl
# Parameters
my $parentList = 'list1';
my $constantSumQ = 'ConstantSumQ';

# Run
my %scores = ();
for (my $i = 1; $i <= LISTLENGTH($parentList); $i++) {
    $scores{$i} = GETVALUE($constantSumQ . '_' . $i);
}
my @keys = sort { $scores{$b} <=> $scores{$a} } keys(%scores);

for (my $i = 0; $i < 3; $i++) {
    ADD($parentList, $keys[$i]);
}
End Unverified


Lines 3 and 4 must be updated with the names of the parent list and constant sum question, respectively.
answered Jan 21 by Zachary Platinum Sawtooth Software, Inc. (120,900 points)
Very nice work Zachary. I do something similar using an array and the sort function for this very same issue.
But when i did this the questions didn't appear at all .
No its working now . thank you
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