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Quizzes

Create a quiz

  • Click Quizzes in the navbar
  • Click the New Quiz New Quiz icon in the toolbar
  • Name the Quiz
  • Create a grade item or assign an existing grade item
  • Check the options to Allow automatic export and Allow to be marked as graded automatically if desired
  • Click on the Restrictions tab and set the date and times of availability
  • Click on the Attempts tab and set the number of attempts allowed
  • Click Save

Reset a quiz attempt

  • Click Quizzes in the navbar
  • Click on the Grade Quiz icon Grade Quiz next to the Quiz name
  • Click Display Options and check the option to Allow Reset (if it is not already enabled)
  • Put a check in the box next to the student's attempt
  • Click the small trashcan icon Delete at the top of the listing
  • Click Save

Set special access for a quiz

  • Click Quizzes in the navbar
  • Click on the quiz name
  • Click the Restrictions tab and scroll to the bottom
  • Press the Add Special Access button
  • Make access choices and settings for individuals or groups as needed
  • Press Save

Quick edit quizzes

  • Click Quizzes in the navbar
  • Put a check next to the Quizzes you want to edit or use the boxes at the top and bottom of the listings to select all
  • Click the Quick Edit icon Edit
  • Make changes to the quiz names, active status, attempt number, and category
  • Click Save

Create a random set of questions

  • Click Quizzes in the navbar
  • Click on the Quiz name
  • Click on the Layout/Questions tab (far right)
  • Press the Add/Edit Questions button
  • Choose Add a Random Section from the pull-down selection
  • Press Go
  • Name the section and Save
  • Click on the purple folder you just created
  • Click Import
  • Select the questions you want to randomize and press Save
  • Above the Question list, make sure to enter the number of questions you want to use in the random block and enter the point value for each question
  • Click Save

Grading Quizzes

View student answers, grade long answers, and provide feedback

  • Click Quizzes in the navbar
  • Click on the Grade Quiz icon Grade Quiz next to the Quiz name
  • Click on the attempt under the student's name
  • Scroll down to view/grade answers and provide feedback for the student

Grade all students on one question

  • Click Quizzes in the navbar
  • Click on the Grade Quiz icon Grade Quiz next to the Quiz name
  • Click on the Questions tab
  • Click on the Question title
  • Click on the Grade icon to the right of the question title
  • Scroll down and make grading and/or feedback choices
  • Click Save

Dropbox

Create a dropbox folder

  • Click Dropbox link in the navbar
  • Click New Folder icon New Folder above the folder list
  • Complete the form - create a Grade item if desired
  • Set time/date restrictions and add to the Calendar tool (if desired) on the Restrictions tab

Download all files in a folder

  • Click Dropbox link in the navbar, then select the folder name
  • Click on the Files tab at the top
  • Check the box above listings to select ALL
  • Press the Download button Download
  • Save the file where desired
  • Unzip the file to access student files

Email students who have not submitted

  • Click Dropbox link in the navbar
  • Click on the name of the Dropbox folder
  • Click the Email Unsubmitted Students Email button at the top

Grade / Provide feedback

  • Click Dropbox link in the navbar
  • Click the name of the Dropbox folder
  • Choose Show Without Feedback in the pull-down menu
  • Click the Leave Feedback link to the right of the student's name
  • Enter point grade, comments, and feedback
  • Press Submit