Practice Exams How-To: Adding/Updating Practice Exam Questions

Now that you’ve successfully created your practice exam, you want to add/update your own questions.   No problem!  Follow the instructions below to add/update kick-ass questions to your practice exam!

  1. Navigate to the Practice Exam module through the Coordinator or Logistics landing page.
  2. Under the Active Exams table, look for the practice exam that you just created.
  3. In the same row, look to the Actions column and click the Edit Questions link for your practice exam.
You will now have the option of creating new questions, adding existing questions from other practice exams or  updating current questions (if any exist for your practice exam).
To create new questions:
  1.  Click the Add a New Question button at the bottom of the page.
  2. Select the Type of question you want to create – MCQ Single Answer (multiple choice question with one selection), MCQ Multiple Answers (multiple choice question with more than one selection) or SA (short answer question).
  3. In the text box containing “Question _” replace the text with your own question.
  4. If MCQ Single Answer or MCQ Multiple Answers, fill out all the options fields and select the corresponding checkboxes for the correct selection(s).
  5. In the Solution text box, input an explanation, so that students may understand the rationale behind the correct answer.
  6. Optionally, you can upload a images for your questions and answers by clicking the Upload question image (Optional) and Upload answer image (Optional) links.
  7. Click the Save button once you’re satisfied with your question! (Note: You must click save for each question before moving on!)
  8. Lastly, click the Submit button at the bottom of the page to finalize your inputs!
To add existing questions:
  1. Click the Add Existing Questions button at the bottom of the page.
  2. Select the school(s), course(s) and exam(s) from the dropdown lists to filter the questions that you want to view.  The subject type of these questions will be preset to the same subject type as your practice exam.
  3. Click the Search button.
  4. Click the left and right arrows or use your keyboard to browse through all the questions.
  5. Select the Add to Practice Exam checkboxes above all your desired questions.
  6. Once ready, click the Submit button at the bottom of the page to add to your practice exam! (Note: You can also modify these questions once added to your practice exam)
  7. Click the Save button once you’re satisfied with your question! (Note: You must click save for each question before moving on!)
  8. Lastly, click the Submit button at the bottom of the page to finalize your inputs!
To update current questions:
  1. Locate the specific question that you want to alter.
  2. Make your desired updates to the question.
  3. Click the Save button once you’re satisfied with your question! (Note: You must click save for each question before moving on!)
  4. Lastly, click the Submit button at the bottom of the page to finalize your inputs!

 

 

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