This article will help you create a self-assessment quiz which consists of multiple choice, true/false questions, short poll, short answer, text with feedback and confidence.
Note that Quizzes are just used for self-assessment and not formal exams. Students get immediate feedback on their answers but they are not getting a score at the end of the test. If you want to create a formal test then have a look at the Exam learning unit
1 Go to Courses --> "Desired course"
2 In the course contents page under the section in which you want to create a quiz click "Add an activity"
If you want to create a new section to add the quiz then first click on "Add section" and then click "Add an activity"
3To create a quiz click at the quiz button.
4 Insert the Title of your quiz and click Save.
You just created your first quiz !!
5 To edit the quiz click the "Settings" button for this element.
6 To customize your quiz, simply click on the "Edit questions".
The following steps will help you edit the quiz you just created.
1 Once you open the "Edit questions" page, you can add a multiple choice task.
2After your insert a multiple choice question. Type/paste your question, the possible answers as well as any desired feedback for each one, and at the correct answer click the "correct" checkbox next to it.
Note: You can add more alternative answers by clicking the “Add Choice“ button bellow.bellow.
3 To insert a True/False type question click on: Add question-> True false.
4 After inserting the True/False question. Type/paste the question title and the statement. If the statement is true click the correct box otherwise leave it blank (blank means that the statement is False).
5 To insert a short poll question simply click on: Add question-> Short poll.
6 After inserting the Short poll question, type/paste the description as well as the poll options.
7 To insert a short answer type of question simply click on: Add question-> Short answer.
8After inserting the Short answer question, type/paste the description as well as the right answer.
Please note that in this specific type of question, only short (2-3 words and phrases) answers can be detected by the system. For larger answers that presuppose manual correction, you can use "Text with Feedback" question which are explained right in the next step.
9 To insert a Text with Feedback type of question simply click on: Add question-> Text with Feedback.
10After inserting the Text with Feedback question, type/paste the description as well as the right answer.
11 To insert a Confidence type of question simply click on: Add question-> Confidence.
12After inserting the Confidence question, type/paste the description you want the self-reflection task to have.
13 When you finish adding questions just click “Save” to save your quiz.
Great job, you did it!
Your learners can answer the quiz by enrolling to the related course and clicking on either of these quizes. What they will be seeing is shown here:
You can now create the best quiz for your learners and in case you prefer video tutorials you can check here how to create your first quiz.