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Creating Tests

Use the following steps to create a test and begin adding questions to it.

  1. On the Control Panel, expand the Course Tools section.
  2. Select Tests, Surveys, and Pools.
  3. On the Tests, Surveys, and Pools page, select Tests.
  4. On the Tests page, click Build Test on the action bar.
  5. On the Test Information page, type a name, and optional description and instructions.
  6. Click Submit.
  7. On the Test Canvas, point to Create Question on the action bar to access the drop-down list.
  8. Select a question type.
  9. On the Create/Edit page, provide the necessary information to create a question.
  10. Click Submit.
  11. On the Test Canvas, you can change a question's point value.
    1. Click a question's current point value.
    2. In the Update Points pop-up box, edit the points.
    3. Click Submit.
  12. Repeat Step 7 through Step 11 to add more questions.
  13. Click OK. The test is added to the list on the Tests page and is ready to deploy in a content area.

You create surveys in the same way. Points are not assigned to survey questions.

  1. On the Control Panel, expand the Course Tools section.
  2. Select Tests, Surveys, and Pools.
  3. On the Tests, Surveys, and Pools page, select Surveys.
  4. On the Surveys page, click Build Survey on the action bar.
  5. On the Survey Information page, type a name, and optional description and instructions.
  6. Click Submit.
  7. On the Survey Canvas, point to Create Question on the action bar to access the drop-down list.
  8. Select a question type.
  9. On the Create/Edit page, provide the necessary information to create a survey question.
  10. Click Submit.
  11. Repeat Step 7 through Step 10 to add more questions.
  12. Click OK. The survey is added to the list on the Surveys page and is ready to deploy in a content area.



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