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Show the same question randomize

Dear All,

I have 3 select questions. Each question I set randomize. I want to Q2 and Q3 show the same random from Q1. For example:

If Q1 show code 2,3,4,5,1 => Q2 and Q3 show the same code 2,3,4,5,1.

How could i do that? Please give me detail.

asked Dec 1, 2016 by Saroeun

1 Answer

+2 votes
You should use a constructed list instead of using the questions' "Randomize Response Options."  Start by creating a constructed list and setting its parent list to the main list of items.  Now give the constructed list this code:


"ParentList" should be replaced with the name of the parent list.

Now set Q1, Q2, and Q3 to use this constructed list instead of the parent list.
answered Dec 1, 2016 by Zachary Platinum Sawtooth Software, Inc. (120,400 points)
And note that once a constructed list has been calculated / established, it remains that way for the entire survey.

You can also use seed values with the Randomize function to assist with keeping lists in the same order.