Types of questions available for assessments

Note: To complete these procedures, you must be assigned a role having the necessary permissions. To determine your role, follow the directions in Participant roles. For a basic understanding of roles and permissions, see Permissions and roles: Overview.

You have a great deal of flexibility in creating content for assessments. You can use the question types listed below in any combination within an assessment. For instructions on creating each type of question, see Creating questions for an assessment.

Following is an overview of the question types available:

You can set an answer point value for each question. Survey questions are automatically worth 0 (zero) points, but if you want, you can assign points to a survey question. Also, each of the above is scored automatically, except for the short answer/essay, audio recording, and file upload questions.