Student: Quiz Question Types Moodle ISU 2


Below are explanations of the different types of questions that you may see in your quizzes.  If you have any questions about a quiz please contact your instructor.

This guide will help you with:

Essay Questions

Type your response in the textbox.  This type of question is manually graded.

Matching Questions 

Select the appropriate response from the dropdown list of answers.


Select from the multiple choice answers provided.

Multiple Choice 

Select from the multiple choice answers provided.


You must enter a numerical answer in the box.

Short Answer

Type your response in the box.  Your response is likely to be just a few words.

True or False

Select from the answers provided.

For additional Information on taking a quiz and quiz question types see:


        Taking Quizzes in Moodle ISU 2

        Reviewing Quizzes in Moodle ISU 2

If you have any additional questions regarding Moodle ISU 2, please contact the ITS Help Desk at 282-HELP (4357) or your instructor.

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