FAQ and Other Tips and Tricks

This page is home to our Frequently Asked Questions, where you can find information on all sorts of things, from useful info about using Moodle and Google Docs to how to give someone access to course materials.  If you have any questions you would like to see us add answers to, please email us.

Since we have many questions answered here, we recommend that you either search by entering a keyword or by choosing a category. You may choose to add a focus (second category) to narrow your search.

For more in-depth Moodle FAQs, check out the wiki.

How do I make Quizzes?

Lynda For a video guide please see this video created by Lynda.com (Not you will have to log in using your Carleton ID)

1. On the course page, find the Turn editing on button in the upper right hand corner of the page

Turn Editing on 

2. Click Add an Activity or Resource and choose the radio dial for Quiz

adding activity or resource 

3. Change the setting as you wish and click Save and display at the bottom of the page


4. The quiz will then appear and you should click on Edit quiz at the bottom of the page

edit that quiz 

5. Click Add and from the drop down click + a new question

Add a question to a quiz

6. You will be given many different options, choose the one that is right for you and click Add

7. Then, you will need to input the question and answers accordingly.

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