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Piping from grid response to future question stem

I'm trying to use responses from a grid question to determine the one section of text in a future question stem.

In the grid, respondents rate 3 actions (rows) on a 1-5 likert scale of easy to hard. I gave the first two parts of the likert scale the internal label "EASY".

In the next question stem I am want one of the actions that was labeled as "EASY" to appear. The current script I am running (below) is giving an error. What is the syntax for this piping?

[% Begin Unverified Perl
if(VALUE ("NoPumpNoCGM_r1")==EASY)
{return"\Example text 1";}
else {return"\Example text 2"}
 
End Unverified %]
asked Jun 17 by kc17 (245 points)

1 Answer

+1 vote
If you go to your admin module, you can get the full information of the error occurring.  Without that, there's still a few things sticking out:

Unverified Perl doesn't respect internal labels.  You need to use the values saved to the database:

my $r1 = VALUE('NoPumpNoCGM_r1');
if ($r1 == 1 || $r1 == 2)
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You need a semicolon after the second return statement, just like the one after the first one.

You should include a space character after the keyword "return."

Both backslash characters can be removed.  Those appeared in the earlier post as a special requirement for printing out the dollar symbol character.
answered Jun 17 by Zachary Platinum Sawtooth Software, Inc. (124,300 points)
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