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Adding Questions to a Quiz in D2L

This document summarizes how to add questions to a quiz in D2L.

Adding questions to a quiz and setting up the quiz layout

  1. Click on the quiz you'd like to edit
  2. Click on the Add/Edit Questions button.
  3. To create a new question from this interface, choose New then select your question type.
    To create a new section from this interface, choose New then select section or random section.
    To import questions from your Question Library, click on the Import button.
    1. In the Source Collection drop-down list, select Question Library.
    2. In the Source Section drop-down list, choose Collection Root to show all the questions and sections in your question library, or choose a specific section.
    3. Check the boxes next to the questions that you want in the quiz.
    4. Click the Save button.

Bonus quiz questions

  1. Click on the quiz you'd like to edit.
  2. Click on the Edit Values button.
  3. Check the box in the Bonus column next to the question(s) you would like to assign a bonus value to.
  4. Click on the Save button.

Mandatory questions

A mandatory question that is unanswered will prevent students from submitting their quiz or moving on to additional pages of the quiz (assuming page breaks are used in quiz  layout).

  1. Click on the quiz you'd like to edit.
  2. Click on the Edit Values button.
  3. Check the box in the Mandatory column next to the question(s) you would like to force students to answer.
  4. Click on the Save button.

Questions per Page

  1. Click on the quiz you'd like to edit.
  2. In the field for questions per page, type in the number of questions that you want to be available per page when the students are taking the quiz.
  3. Click the Apply button.
  4. Check the box Prevent moving backwards through pages if you want students who are taking the quiz to only be able to move forward through pages. They will not be allowed to move to a previous page once they have left it.
  5. Make sure to click on Save.



Keywords:D2L, quiz, adding questions, instructor   Doc ID:39453
Owner:Todd D.Group:UW Green Bay
Created:2014-04-23 14:22 CSTUpdated:2014-10-03 07:45 CST
Sites:UW Green Bay
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