Add a question to a course

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Create a new question

  1. Open a course in edition mode
  2. In the ledt sidebar, below the list of existing activities, click Add a question
  3. Click on a question type
  4. Enter the mandatory elements of the question

By default, the title of the question is displayed in the left sidebar. To prevent Learners from knowing the question title before they reach it, you can enter the title in the field Additional information, by clicking + on the right of State your question.

See the consequences of adding an activity to a published course.

Import an existing question

Authors can reuse questions on which they have author or co-author role. Platform administrators can import any question.

Editing an imported question will edit the contents for all courses including it. If you wish to edit the imported question only, click Create a copy on the top right, then delete the original question. See Duplicate a course & copy an activity.

  1. Open a course in edition mode
  2. In the left sidebar, below the list of existing activities, click Add a question
  3. Click IMPORT EXISTING QUESTIONS
  4. Select the questions
  5. On the top left, click IMPORT

Display questions in a random order

See Display randomized questions in a course.

List of available questions

Close-ended questions

Close-ended questions must have correct answers. For each type of close-ended question, make sure to add the correct answer(s).

True / False

You can click Yes/No below True and False, to switch with True/False.

Single Selection

You can display answers in a random order, or in the exact order of the edition mode.

Multiple Choice

You can display answers in a random order, or in the exact order of the edition mode.

Ordered Question

By default, suggested answers will display in a random order.

Linker

You can create links with identical answers (carrot/orange ; banana/yellow clementine/orange).

Fill in the blank

You can allow for several correct answers, by clicking once on the underlined word(s).

We suggest not to create two consecutive blanks; Learners would only see a unique blank.

You can double-click on underlined terms to cancel the action.

Pick-a-Point

Clicking one correct zone is enough to pass the question, even if several zones were added.

If you want the Learners to click on all the zones, we suggest creating several Pick-a-Point questions.

Open-ended questions

Open-ended questions must be corrected by an evaluator. Learners can answer by submitting a text and/or a document.

Open Question

See Add an open-ended question to a course.

Video Pitch

Video Pitch questions require the Sales Enablement Solution or the Mobile Advanced Solution.

Contact your Account Manager to know more.

See Add a Video Pitch question.

Screencast Demo

Screencast Demo questions require the Sales Enablement Solution.

Contact your Account Manager to know more.

See Add a Screencast Demo question.

Opinion questions

Opinion questions do not count in the score of the course.

See Add an opinion question to a course.

Multiple choice (opinion)

Learners must check boxes. See Add an opinion question to a course.

Open question (opinion)

Learners must submit a text and/or a document. See Add an opinion question to a course.

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