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How do I add a True/False question to an assessment?

A True/False question presents users with a choice of either true or false.

Go to Tests & Quizzes.

Go to Tests & Quizzes.

Under the Working Copies tab, click "Select Action" for the assessment and select Edit.

Under the Working Copies tab, click "Select Action" for the assessment and select Edit.

This displays the assessment Edit page.

Use the "Select a question type" dropdown box to select the True False question type.

Use the "Select a question type" dropdown box to select the True False question type.

This displays the edit True/False question page.

Add an answer point value.

Add an answer point value.

Note: With true false questions, there is an option to award negative point value for incorrect answers.

Add question text.

Add question text.

Add attachment. (Optional)

Add attachment. (Optional)

Click on Add Attachments to browse for and select a file attachment if desired.

Select the correct answer.

Select the correct answer.

Indicate either True or False as the correct response for this question.

Require rationale.

Require rationale.

This option determines whether or not students are required to state why the statement is true or false when they submit a response.

Assign the question to a portion of the assessment and/or a Question Pool

Assign the question to a portion of the assessment and/or a Question Pool
  1. The question can be added to a specific portion of the assessment, such as Part 1 or Part 2 (depending on how many parts exist). Part 1 is the default location
  2. The question may also be added to a question pool, if desired. (See: "What is a Question Pool?")

Add feedback for correct answer and/or incorrect answer. (Optional)

Add feedback for correct answer and/or incorrect answer. (Optional)

Feedback is optional text available for students to view after the particular question is graded. For True/False questions, the feedback option is offered for correct and/or incorrect answers, if desired. This feedback will be released to students if the "Settings" for the assessment includes "Release Questions and the following" and "Question-level Feedback".(See: "How do I Edit the Settings for an assessment?")

Note: To edit with the Rich Text Editor, click the hyperlink to open the full menu.

Click Save.

Click Save.

This adds the True/False question to the assessment question list.

Example:

Example:

Example of what the True/False question looks like from the student view:

Example of what the True/False question looks like from the student view: