Showing Individual Question Results for Exams/Quizzes

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Last Updated: January 22, 2024
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By default, students will not be able to see any answers to exam/quiz questions when results are published. If you would like students to see answers, follow these steps:

  1. When creating or editing the quiz, go to the Evaluation & Feedback area
  2. Choose Attempt grade under the section titled When published, display to learners.
  3. Under the attempt grade checkbox, use the dropdown to decide which questions will display to learners when results are published. Your options are:
  • Incorrect questions only, with correct answers
  • Incorrect questions only, without correct answers
  • All questions, with correct answers
  • All questions, without correct answers
    Image of the options available under the evaluation and feedback section. Options highlighted are attempt grade showing as enabled and then a drop down showing the options available to show individual questions.

Optionally, you can further customize the option you selected by choosing the Customize Quiz Results Displays button below the drop down.
Image of the Customize Quiz Results Displays button

Once you select, this option, choose Edit View.
Image of the primary view screen with the edit view option highlighted

Under the Questions section, you can see what settings are currently enabled based on which option you chose. You can change these settings by using the drop down, and by using the checkboxes for each option you chose. Please note! You must hit the Update button to finalize your changes. 

Image of advanced options for individual questions to show for students results

Image of the update button



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