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Taking Quizzes


Use the Quizzes tool to take a quiz, review your quiz results, and see class statistics for a quiz.

From within your course, click on the Quizzes link on the Navigation Bar.

Click on the Quiz you need to take and read any instructions carefully. Instructors have various options which will
determine how the quiz will look and what you need to do to complete the quiz within the time limit.

A new screen will appear. Answer the quiz questions by selecting an answer from the list of options or by filling in the appropriate text field.

After you choose your answer on each question, then Click SAVE.

 Quiz

Note Make a habit of clicking the Save All Responses button regularly if there are a lot of questions on a single page or you are working on a time-consuming question.

Click the Next Page or Previous Page icon to navigate between pages.

Click the Go to Submit Quiz button when you are ready to submit.

Note If you try to submit a quiz with unanswered questions, you see a warning at the top of the Submit Quiz page. Click the links below the warning to return to the unanswered questions.

When you finished revising questions, click Submit Quiz.

Time restricted quizzes:

  • If your quiz has a time-limit you may be prompted or forced to submit your quiz. If the quiz is set to auto-submit at the end of the designated time period, only saved questions are submitted.
  • Make sure you save regularly near the end of the quiz period and try to finish and submit the quiz before the time expires.

Viewing Quiz Results:

To access information about your submissions and to see your quiz score:
From the main Quiz List, click the Submissions icon beside the quiz you want to view.

Quiz Submissions

Viewing Quiz Results for the entire Class:

Reports about the performance of all the students in the class on a quiz may be available if your instructor chooses to show it.

  • To check if reports are available:
  • From the main Quiz List page, click the Reports icon beside the quiz you want to view a report for.
  • Click the title link of the report you want to view.
  • Click Generate Report.
  • Click Print Report to print a copy of it.

Quiz Report

For more information, review the Quizzes Quick Start Guide for Students.