Create questions 2.9


Description question is not really a question but a label that contains text or media. But the way it is created is much the same as any other question.

You may use a description to provide instructions for how to answer following questions. You may use a description to provide a piece of audio, an image or maybe a video that following questions are going to be based on.

Turn editing on

button to turn editing on

To begin creating your questions, go to the ADMINISTRATION block > Question bank > Questions

The Adminstration Block

Question bank

Select a category the quiz question will go into the following category from the drop down menu.

Select Create a new question.

Categories can be created and changed later.

(See notes on "Creating Categories" for further information).

Adding a new question to the question bank

Choose a question type to add

Select Description

Click on Add

Adding a Description question


Category: Categories can be set up at a later stage.

(See notes on "Creating Categories" for further information).

Question name*: Enter title of the question. Question names are not visible to students.

Question text: Enter the description text.

A description question


Once you have completed your question, click on Save changes.

Button to save changes

NOTE: Description questions are signified by an "i" for information symbol in the Quiz Navigation block.

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