A Question Bank is an online place to centrally store and manage all your quiz questions, organized by category. Any type of question can be added to the bank including, multiple-choice, fill-in-the-blanks, file upload and essay.
Categories allow you to group similar questions such as subject, genre, or difficulty level. You can quickly build, share, and analyze results with set questions from each category in your bank.
This is an image of a question bank. As you can see, it's easy to keep track of where your questions are, and it takes seconds to add them to your quiz.
Create a question bank, add categories and questions.
To start, you will need to create the bank using your favorite questions. There are a couple of ways to add your questions to the bank:
Make a quiz using questions from the bank.
When you build an online quiz, you can choose to include any number of questions from each category in the bank.
Simply select how many questions you would like added from each category.
The test-taker experience
Every time a test-taker starts the quiz, the FlexiQuiz system will randomly select questions the set number of questions from your chosen category.
With a large pool of questions it's improbable that the students will get the same set of 10 questions. If the student repeats the quiz, the system will randomly select the questions again.
Yes. Create a quiz in the usual way and check the box set categories. Add your question to an existing category or create a new one.
The results, split by category, are available on your analyze screen, and you can choose to share them with participants.
You can access the question bank at any time through any quiz create screen.
Press Add Item and choose Question bank from the drop-down menu.
The bank has two tabs.
Yes, you can edit a question in a bank; this includes changing the text, formatting and scoring.
To edit any of your questions, you will need to go to the question bank. Select the Question tab. If you've got hundreds of questions, you can easily sort them by category.
Any quizzes taken after the edit has been saved will use the new information.
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