Importing Questions to Create a Quiz

Document created by Vishal Sharma on Jan 10, 2017Last modified by Vishal Sharma on Jan 12, 2017
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Importing Questions to Create a Quiz

Step 1

Choose the LaunchPad unit in which you want to create a quiz (in this case, Unit 4). Click "Add to this unit" and then "Create new" from the drop-down menu.

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Step 2

Select "Quiz" from the menu that appears.

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Title your quiz, and add a subtitle or directions as needed. Select "Save." You'll see a green checkmark letting you know your quiz has been saved.

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Step 4

Click on the "Questions" tab.

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Step 5

Click “Create” and select “Import Questions” from the drop-down menu that appears.

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Step 6

he window that appears gives directions on how questions should be formatted in order for them to be properly uploaded. NOTE: questions cannot be imported by uploading a file.

For a multiple choice question, each question should start with “1” and be successively numbered. Each answer choice should occupy its own line. The first answer choice should be “A.” and each successive choice should start with the next letter followed by a period. The correct answer choice should have an asterisk (*) before the letter. If you wish to view a sample multiple choice question, click “+ Sample questions.” NOTE: Fill in the blank questions can be imported as well. A sample fill in the blank question is also provided when you click “+ Sample questions.” Just click the “Fill in the blank” button (second screenshot below).

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Once you have made sure your questions (in this case, multiple choice) are in the proper format, paste them into the text box. It should look like the example given below. When you are ready, click “Import questions.”

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The questions will then appear under “Questions in this assessment.”

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Step 9

If you wish to preview a question to ensure that it has uploaded correctly, click “Preview.”

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When you are finished importing your questions, assign your quiz and adjust any settings by using the “Assignment” and “Settings” tabs on the toolbar at the top of the screen.

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Step 11

When you are done changing any settings, click “Done Editing.” Click “Home” to return to your home page.

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