How do I add a true/false question?

This allows for a true/false question to added to a new or existing assessment.

Go to Tests & Quizzes.

Select the Tests & Quizzes tool from the Tool Menu in your site.

Select an assessment.

A true/false 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.

Create a New Assessment.

For more information on creating new assessments, see How do I create an assessment?

Or edit an existing assessment.

Select True False from drop-down menu.

After selecting True False from the drop-down menu, the program will open additional options for the question.

Add an answer point value.

This allows for the Answer Point Value to be manually inputted.

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

Add question text.

Type the question text into the text box provided.

Note: If you prefer to enter the question text using Rich-Text Editor, you may click the hyperlink Show/Hide Rich Text Editor link and the editor will open.

Add attachment. (Optional)

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

Select the correct answer.

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

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

  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.

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

Feedback is optional text available for the student to review after the particular question is graded. For true false 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.

Click Save.

Click Save to save the question (or Cancel to exit).