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How do I add a File Upload question to an assessment?

A File Upload question type presents a question or assignment that requires the user to upload a file.

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 File Upload question type.

Use the "Select a question type" dropdown box to select the File Upload question type.

This displays the edit File Upload 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.

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 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?")

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 File Upload question to the assessment questions list.

Example:

Example:

Example of what the File Upload question looks like from the student view:

Example of what the File Upload question looks like from the student view: