An example of the Quiz activity
This guide will show you how to add a Quiz activity. The Quiz is a very powerful activity that can meet many teaching needs, from simple, multiple-choice knowledge tests to complex, self-assessment tasks with detailed feedback. Questions are created and stored separately in a Question bank and can be reused in different quizzes. When creating a Quiz you can either make the questions first and add them to the Quiz, or add a Quiz activity (as below) and create the questions as you go along.
What to know:
The quiz activity enables a teacher to create quizzes comprising questions of various types, and each student attempt is marked automatically.
Quizzes may be used:
Tips: If your students are using the Quiz activity as a summative assessment for the first time, we strongly recommend you to:
Click the ’Turn editing on’ button displayed near the upper right of the module area/course.
Search "quiz" in the pop up activities and resources search box and select the "Quiz" activity by clicking the name.
On the settings page, you can click "Expand all" to expand all the settings.
Under the General settings section, the 'Name' field is required. Please input a meaningful name for your quiz activity and add detailed instructions in the description box below.
If you want to show the description on the module, you can enable the "display description on course page".
Click the 'Save and return to course' button or 'Save and display' button to save the settings.
Article Number: 142
Author: Thu, Sep 3, 2020
Last Updated: Thu, Jun 1, 2023
Author: Na Li
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