Markdown Shortcuts for Assignment Instructions

We support markdown shortcuts when writing assignment instructions. Specifically, we support the following shortcuts...

  1. Headings
  2. Blockquotes
  3. Code Blocks
  4. Inline Code
  5. Bold
  6. Italics
  7. Lists
  8. Links

Headings

Markdown:

## This is a heading!

Result:

This is a heading!

Blockquotes

Markdown:

> This is a quote

Result:

This is a quote

Code blocks

Markdown:

```
This will result
in a code block
```

Result:

This will result
in a code block

Inline Code

Markdown:

This is some `code text` that can be inline

Result:

This is some code text that can be inline

Bold

Markdown:

Bold text is **surrounded** by two asterisks

Result:

Bold text is surrounded by two asterisks

Italics

Markdown:

Italics only uses *one asterisk*

Result:

Italics only uses one asterisk

Lists

Markdown:

* Unordered number 1
* Unordered number 2

1. You can also
2. Number things

Result:

  • Unordered number 1
  • Unordered number 2
  1. You can also
  2. Number things

Links

Markdown:

[Repl.it Landing Page!](https://repl.it/)

Result:

Repl.it Landing Page!