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Lessons: Add Questions

Add Question will allow the creation of a simple multiple-choice or short-answer question within a Lesson page. Results may be displayed as a poll or may be sent to the TRACS Gradebook.


Add Multiple Choice Question

  1. Select Add Content, then select Add Question.
  2. Select the radio button for Multiple Choice.
  3. Enter the question text in the Question Text field.
  4. In the Possible Answers: text box, enter possible answer choice.
  5. Select Add New Answer to add additional choices.
  6. Place a check in the checkbox for each correct answer.
    • The correct answer checkboxes may be left blank if you wish the question to be treated as a poll.
  7. (Optional) Select the checkbox for Show student a graph of how others responded after they answer the question if you want the question/poll results to be displayed.
  8. (Optional) Select the checkbox for Grade this Question to automatically grade and send it to the gradebook.
    • Enter a gradebook item title and point value in the boxes provided.
  9. (Optional) Enter feedback for correct and/or incorrect answers.
  10. (Optional) Select the checkbox next to Require this item to require students to complete the item before they can move on to subsequent Lessons pages or items.
  11. (Optional) Edit the Groups for which this item should be shown - Allows only selected groups access to the question.
  12. Select Save to save your question and return to the Lessons page.

Add Short Answer Question

  1. Select Add Content, then select Add Question.
  2. Select the radio button for Short Answer.
  3. Enter the question text in the Question Text field.
  4. In the Possible Answers: text box, enter possible answer choice.
    • Select Add New Answer to add additional answers.
  5. (Optional) Select the checkbox for Grade this Question to automatically grade and send it to the gradebook.
    • Enter a gradebook item title and point value in the boxes provided.
  6. (Optional) Enter feedback for correct and/or incorrect answers.
  7. (Optional) Select the checkbox next to Require this item to require students to complete the item before they can move on to subsequent Lessons pages or items.
  8. (Optional) Edit the Groups for which this item should be shown - Allows only selected groups access to the question.
  9. Select Save to save your question and return to the Lessons page.