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Generating Random Questions for a Quiz in D2L

This section describes how to generate random questions for a quiz in D2L.

**Note: If any questions need to be edited from a random folder, edit the question from the random folder, then select both the question library and random folder for the change.**

  1. Click on Quizzes in the navigation bar.
  2. Click on the quiz that you want to add random questions to.
  3. Click on the Layout/Questions tab.
  4. Click on the Add/Edit Questions button.
  5. Click the New button and choose Random Section.
  6. Type in a Section Name.
  7. Optional:  Add a message to be displayed with the section.
  8. Check any applicable Display Options.
  9. Click the Save button.
  10. A purple folder displays in the list of questions/sections for your quiz.  Click on the folder that you just created.
  11. Click on the Import button.
  12. Choose the section you want to import the questions from in the Source Section drop-down list, or choose Collection Root to view a list of all the questions in the question library.
  13. Check the questions that you want to include in the random section or you can automatically select all the questions in one section by checking the box next to the desired folder.
  14. Click the Save button.
  15. At the top of the page, type in the number of questions that you want each student to see from the random section and assign the point value for the questions.
  16. Click the Save button and then Done.
  17. When you return back to the quiz, click the Save or Save and Close.



Keywords:D2L, Quizzes, Random questions, instructor   Doc ID:39454
Owner:Todd D.Group:UW Green Bay
Created:2014-04-23 14:24 CSTUpdated:2014-05-06 08:33 CST
Sites:UW Green Bay
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