FAQ and Other Tips and Tricks

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How do I add a quiz with gap fill questions?

1. After you have created a quiz, click on the name of the quiz on your course and click Edit quiz.

Edit quiz queston

2. Click on the Add button at the bottom right of the quiz.

add type of question quiz

3. You will be given three options. Choose a new question to create your own.  

Add a new question quiz

4. Choose gapfill question in the small pop-up window. 

add gapfill question

5. Enter your text and make sure to put the words you want the students to fill in, into brackets, i.e. [hello]. 

gapfill in brackets

Add distractors for quiz

6. Scroll to the bottom, and make sure to change the way the answered is displayed to gapfill. 

gapfill quiz input option 

 7. Save changes. Repeat steps to add more questions.


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