How do I create a matching question?
This feature allows the user to create a numbered list of choices and a corresponding drop-down list of matches.
A matching question may be added to any assessment. Select an existing assessment or create a new one.
Note: You may also add a question directly to a question pool.
For more information on creating new assessments, see How do I create an assessment?
After selecting Matching from the drop-down menu, the program will open additional options for the question.
Type the Question Text into the text box provided.
Note: To edit with Rich-Text Editor, click the hyperlink to open the full menu.
Click Add Attachments to browse for and select a file attachment if desired.
Use the Choice and Match text fields to create a correct pair, then click Save Pairing. (Remove or edit any of the created pairs by using the Remove and Edit links next to each pair.)
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.
Feedback is optional text available for the student to review after the particular question is graded. For matching questions, the feedback option is offered for correct and/or incorrect answers, if desired.
Tip: To edit with Rich-Text Editor, click the hyperlink to open the full menu.