Question Writer Manual/About Questions/Essay
In this question type you can ask the quiz taker to write a short Essay. The subject of the essay is described in the Question Body box and you can limit the height of the text box entering the number of lines. Essay questions are not automatically scored and so the feedback for these questions is limited to a single piece of text, written in advance. You can switch this feedback off by unticking Display Feedback Page for Essay Questions in Quiz Options - Other Labels.