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How do I add an Audio Recording question to an assessment?

An audio recording question presents users with a question that they must answer audibly. A recording utility opens and allows users to record the answer using a microphone.

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 Audio Recording question type.

Use the "Select a question type" dropdown box to select the Audio Recording question type.

This displays the edit Audio Recording question page.

Add an Answer Point Value.

Add an Answer Point Value.

Add Question Text.

Add Question Text.

Type the Question Text into the text box provided.

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

Add Attachment. (Optional)

Add Attachment. (Optional)

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

Add a time allowance

Add a time allowance

This option regulates the amount of time that a student has to record an answer to a question. This time is measured in seconds.

Add an amount of times to re-record

Add an amount of times to re-record

Use the drop-down menu to regulate the number of attempts a student has to answer a question. (You may select up to 10, or unlimited attempts.)

Assign the question to a portion of the assessment and/or a Question Pool. (Optional)

Assign the question to a portion of the assessment and/or a Question Pool. (Optional)
  1. The question can be added to a specific portion of the assessment, such as Part 1 or Part 2 (depending on the Parts that were manually created. Part 1 is the default location for a question to be assigned).
  2. The question may also be added to a question pool, if desired. (See: "What is a Question Pool?")

Provide Feedback. (Optional)

Provide Feedback. (Optional)

Feedback is optional text available for students to view after the particular question is graded. 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 Recording question to the assessment questions list.

Example:

Example:

Example of what the Recording question looks like from the student view: