A Comparison of Classroom Quiz Game Tools

Richard Byrne - FreeTech4Teachers.com

Students can contribute to game creation.

Team mode

Questions displayed on student device.

Types of media in questions.

Students can play as homework.

Unique features.

Kahoot

getkahoot.com

No

Yes

No

Video & images

No

Offers a “sorting” question type. Supports use of video questions.

Triventy

triventy.com

Yes

No

Yes

Images

No

Lets teachers include answer hints as well as 50/50 answer hints.

Quizalize

quizalize.com

No

No

Yes

Images

Yes

Offers a marketplace in which teachers can sell quizzes.

Quizizz

quizizz.com

No

No

Yes

Images

Yes

Import questions from spreadsheet.

Socrative

socrative.com

No

Yes

Yes

Images

No

Dedicated exit ticket mode.

Quizlet Live

live.quizlet.com

Yes

Yes

Yes

Images & audio

No

Import from flashcards.

Features common to all platforms:

1. Teachers can collaborate on quiz creation by accessing published quizzes and modifying them for their own classroom use.

2. All of these quiz game tools let teachers get results in a spreadsheet format.

3. Teachers can set the games to give students immediate feedback on their answers.