Types of Questions: Single Choice
Single choice questions offer students several choices with only one correct answer.
Single Choice Question Example: What is the richest country in the world?
Types of Questions: Multiple Choice
Multiple choice question type presupposes that more than one answer may be correct. Multiple choice questions are less susceptible to guessing than true/false questions, making them a more reliable means of assessment.
Multiple Choice Question Example: Which of these languages are official in Luxembourg?
There are three correct answers.
Types of Questions: Single Choice Image
The logic behind this question type is that you’re creating a question with image options, not text options. There is only one correct answer in this question type.
Single Choice Image Question Example: What is the tallest building in New York City?
Types of Questions: Fill in the Blanks
Fill in the Blanks question consists of a phrase, sentence, or paragraph with a blank space indicating where the learners should provide the missing word or words.
Fill in the Blanks Question Example
was a German-born theoretical physicist. He developed the general theory of one of the two pillars of modern physics (alongside quantum mechanics).
Types of Questions: Text Matching
Text matching question consists of two rows of text represented by jigsaw pieces. The learners' task is to match the corresponding pairs.
Text Matching Question Example: Match the country to its capital.
Survey mode can be used when you’re looking for insights, and don’t want to grade answers as correct or incorrect.
Survey mode is available in the following question types:
- Single Choice Question
- Multiple Choice Question
- Statement Question
You can turn on survey mode in the question editor.
When survey mode is on, the question will be excluded from scoring, and the learners will get general feedback no matter what answer is chosen.
That’s it for the first part of the tutorial on question types in Easygenerator. Now you know how to create the following questions in Easygenerator:
- Single choice
- Multiple choice
- Single choice image
- Fill in the blanks
- Text matching
In the next tutorial, we’ll look at 6 more types of questions. So, keep on learning!