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7. Create Multiple Answer Question


Multiple Answer Questions allow students to choose more than one answer to test their knowledge on the content. Use this type of question when more than one answer is correct.

Create a Multiple Answer Question

For more information, refer to the Multiple Answers guide.

For additional information, refer to the Add Personalised Feedback and Add Metadata to Questions video.

Task to complete

Example question

Which of the following are Australian capital cities?

a. Ipswich

b. Wagga Wagga

c. Brisbane

d. Adelaide

e. Bendigo

multiple answer question, Which of the following are Australian capital cities? answer: ipswich, wagga wagga, brisbane, adelaid, bendigo

Create a Multiple Answer Question 

  1. In your Learn.UQ course, from the Control Panel, select Course Tools > Tests, Surveys and Pools > Pools.
  2. Click on the drop-down arrow next to Test Pool [your full name] then select Edit.
  3. In your Pool, click on Create Question > Multiple Answer.
  4. Enter "Which of the following are Australian capital cities?" in the Question Text textbox.
  5. For Answer Numbering, select Lowercase letters from the drop-down list (be consistent across all questions).
  6. Check the Show Answers in Random Order checkbox.
  7. For Number of Answers, select 5 from the drop-down list.
  8. Enter the options "Wagga Wagga", "Brisbane", "Adelaide", "Ipswich" and "Bendigo" in one separate Answer textbox.
  9. Check the Correct checkbox next to the answers "Brisbane" and "Adelaide".​
  10. Click on the Submit button.