Adding a Decimal Question
Decimal questions only allow a user to type in numbers and a period. If a non-numeric character is attempted, the user will be prompted with a message. This message can be overridden by changing the corresponding field on the Validation tab.
Blank Decimal Question Dialog:
Text Size is the width of the answer on the web page.
Answer Mapping allows you to set the value of you Date question to an attribute field of the request.
Transient means that the asnwer will not be saved to the database when the page is submited. This is used for work or temporary fields.