2 Question types

Having created your categories click on the Questions link in the administration block to show:

2.1 An empty question bank.

In the Question bank select the category that you wish to store your question in and then choose one of the question types from 'Create a new question…'. This will bring up the ‘Choose a question type to add’ dialogue box.

2.2 The question types available in December 2013

These Moodle question types can be categorised by the type of interaction that they support.

  1. Numeric response
  2. Text response
  3. Selection
  4. 2D - i.e some form of spatial input
  5. Mathematical response
  6. External

There is also a seventh category, Description, which enables you to include blocks of information within an assessment.

1.2 Import and export

2.1 Numeric response