ARCHIVED: In the Oncourse Original Test and Survey tool, what question types are available for tests?
In the Original Test and Survey tool, there are seven question types available for tests.
Some collect text for you to grade manually:
Short answer: Presents users with a question
followed by a single-line text box in which to enter the answer
- Essay: Presents users with a question followed by a multi-line text area in which to enter the answer
Others can be graded automatically:
Multiple choice: Presents users with a question
followed by a list of possible answers, only one of which is correct
Multiple correct answer: Presents users with
instructions and a list of items, each of which has a checkbox; users
can select all applicable items from the list by checking the
True/false: Presents users with a statement that
they must identify as being either true or false
Fill in the blank: Presents users with a
question followed by a text box in which to enter the answer; each
user's answer is compared to a list of allowed answers
- Matching: Presents users with a series of terms and definitions; users must match each term with the correct definition
Last modified on August 16, 2012.