LearningCart allows you to easily create assessments and supports multiple question types, question pools, customizable question feedback, a time limit option and question randomization.
Adding, Copying, Previewing, Editing, or Deleting a Quiz
To create a quiz, on the Manage Quizzes page, click the Add Quiz button located at the top of the list of existing quizzes.
The Edit Quiz page will load which will allow you to specify the following information about the Quiz:
Quiz Name: Enter the name of the quiz.
Question Pool: If this quiz will use a question pool, select the question pool to use.
Number of Questions: If a question pool is used, enter the number of questions to use on the quiz.
Template: The quiz template you would like to use.
Passing Score: The score required to pass the quiz.
Time allowed (in whole minutes): The number of minutes allowed to complete the quiz. Leave as zero for unlimited time.
Maximum number of attempts allowed: The maximum attempts that will be allowed for this quiz. Leave as blank for unlimited attempts.
Image: The image shown next to the quiz when the user is viewing the course.
Randomize: When checked the questions AND answers in this quiz will be randomly presented.
If you are creating a quiz using a question pool - select this option if you'd like the pool questions to be randomly selected.
Show Correct message: When checked, the user will receive feedback each time they answer a question.
Description: The description that will be shown next to the quiz if part of a course.
Message on Start: The message that will display to the user at the start of the quiz. The field supports HTML and can be customized with images, links and text depending on your requirements.
Message on Passing: The message that will display to the user when passing the quiz. The field supports HTML and can be customized with images, links and text depending on your requirements.
Message on Failing: The message that will display to the user when failing the quiz. The field supports HTML and can be customized with images, links and text depending on your requirements.
Click the Submit button to save your entries.
To copy a quiz, click the Copy Quiz link for the Quiz you want to duplicate. You will receive a confirmation message. Click OK to copy the quiz and all questions. Click Cancel to cancel the copy.
To modify the quiz you have copied, navigate to the new, copied quiz and click the Edit or Edit Questions links.
To preview a quiz, first make sure you have added Questions to the quiz using the instructions below.
Navigate to the desired quiz, and click the Preview link.
A new browser window will popup and the Quiz will be displayed for you to preview. Note that your responses will not be saved and a final/passing score will not be generated.
To edit quiz information, on the Manage Quizzes page, navigate to the desired quiz and click the Edit link.
Make the needed changes and click the Submit button to save your changes.
To delete a quiz, on the Manage Quizzes page, navigate to the desired quiz and click the Delete link. A confirmation message will pop up. Click OK to confirm deletion or Cancel.
Adding, editing or Deleting Quiz Questions
To add quiz questions, click Edit Quiz Questions link for the desired quiz.
Click the Add New button to add a question.
On the left side of the page, the Question fields are displayed.
Select the question type using the drop down menu. Options include:
- Multi Choice (Single Answer)
- Multi Choice (Multiple Answer)
- Boolean (Yes/No/True/False)
Enter the question text. The question text field supports HTML and can be customized with images, links and text depending on your requirements.
In the center of the page, the Answer fields are displayed:
Enter the Answer text (for Multi Choice)
Click the Correct checkbox on the correct answer.
To add another answer, click the + icon.
To delete an answer, click the X icon.
On the right side of the page, enter the Message (User Feedback) text. The message text fields support HTML and can be customized with images, links and text depending on your requirements.
Enter the Correct message - this is the text that will display to the user when the correct answer is selected.
Enter the Incorrect message - this is the text that will display to the user when the incorrect answer is selected.
When you have completed entry of the quiz question information, click Save.
To edit a quiz question, click Edit. Complete your edits, and click Save.
To delete a quiz question, click Delete. You will receive a confirmation message.