Quizzes

Getting into a Quiz

From your Course Homepage, select the Evaluation link in the navigation bar. Then select Quizzes. 

Image of the course navigation bar showing how to locate

The Quizzing home displays:

Image showing the quizzes homepage. All quizzes are listed here and include the number of attempts and the start date of the quiz.

A list of the quizzes your instructor has made available to you is displayed on the Quizzing Home page.

If your Instructor has turned on the Respondus LockDown Browser you must install this on your computer before you can begin taking the test. For detailed instructions, see Respondus Lockdown Browser hand out (this is a PDF that opens in a new window).

Taking a quiz

  1. Click the quiz name to begin the quiz.Image depicting the quiz summary page including the instructions. Click Start Quiz! to begin.
  2. Click the START QUIZ! link in blue box. This will launch a popup window. Click OK to begin the quiz.
    The initial quiz window displays.
    Image of a sample quiz. The Save button is highlighted to show the student how to click save after reach question.
  3. Follow the instructions and complete the quiz.
  4. Click Save to save each question as you complete them.
  5. Click Save all responses after completing your quiz. Any unanswered questions will display with a link to the unanswered question's number.
  6. Click Submit Quiz when you have completed your quiz, saved all your answers and want to submit the quiz and confirm your submission. If the time limit has passed, you will be asked to submit your quiz.

Important note: If the "Auto-Submit Attempt" option is still active, all the questions you save before the time limit expires will be submitted. However, any questions that you have not saved before the time limit has expired, even if they have been answered, will not be submitted. You must ensure that you are saving your answers before the time limit expires.

Going back and looking at questions that have already been answered

  1. Once you have saved a question, it is logged in the Questions box as a hyperlink.
    Image depicts the hyperlink for each question in the Questions box in the upper left hand corner of the quiz.
  2. Select a link to go back and view the answer during the quiz process. There is also an icon below the question number link that indicates if the question has been saved.

NOTE: If you can not view your saved questions, your instructor has turned off this ability.

View the graded quiz and and information the instructor has chosen to release

  1. From your Course Homepage, select the Evaluation link in the navigation bar. Then select Quizzes. Click the drop-down arrow next to the quiz you would like to view. Click Submissions.Image of the Quiz List, showing the drop-down arrow next to an individual quiz.
  2. The Quiz Submission will open. You will see grade information if it has been graded. Click the attempt you would like to view to see more information. Image of the Quiz Submission page showing the attempts for that quiz.

Note: You can also view your grades (when posted by the instructor) by selecting the Grades link on your Course Home navigation bar.

Frequently Asked Questions

I can't see the results of my quiz after I have submitted it.
Your instructor may have disabled the ability to view results immediately after submitting the quiz. Typically, you will be able to view your results after you have submitted the quiz, however, talk with your instructor prior to the quiz. Results may be viewed after the quizzing period is over if results cannot be viewed after submitting a quiz.
Can I see a breakdown of quiz grades?
To see a breakdown of class averages for a quiz, select the drop down arrow next to the quiz and select Submissions. Graphs should be available that display class averages and score distributions.