Question Settings

Edit Question Settings

You can control the options available when creating Test questions through the Question Settings link located to the right side of the test canvas.

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Test Question Settings


Provide feedback for individual answers

Allows you to include the option to enter feedback for individual answers rather than just one set of feedback for correct or incorrect answers. Individual feedback can't be provided for answers to True/False questions, Multiple Answer questions, Ordering and Matching questions.

Add images, files, and external links to questions            

Select this check box to include the option to attach images, files, and URLs to questions.

Add images, files, and external links to answers               

Select this check box to include the option to attach images and files to answers.

Add categories, topics, levels of difficulty, keywords and instructor notes to questions  

This option allows you to create categories for questions and add keywords to questions. When searching for questions from a Question Pool or other Tests, you may search for questions by category and keyword. This option is not available for surveys.

Specify default points when creating questions                

Select this option and all questions will automatically have the same point value. Type the point value in the Default point value field. This only sets a default. This is not available for surveys or pools.

Specify partial credit options for answers             

Select this option to make partial credit available for questions included in this assessment. If selected, an option to give partial credit appears when questions are created.

Provide option to assign questions as extra credit            

This option allows you to make extra credit available for questions included in the assessment. If selected, an extra credit option appears when each question is created. If this option is selected points are added to the score if the question is answered correctly; no points are taken away if the questions are answered incorrectly.

Specify random ordering of answers      

Will allow the test to display answers in random order.

Specify the horizontal or vertical display of answers        

Select this option to include the option to display answers horizontally or vertically.

Specify numbering options for answers                

Select this option to include the option for numbering the answers.