Moodle 3.2: Preview a Quiz

Applies to: Moodle 3.2.

Instructors and designers can preview a quiz to make sure it is working as designed, both while they are creating it and after it has been created.

Previewing allows instructors and designers to:

  • View the quiz introduction page with instructions.
  • Answer each question in the Quiz.
  • See immediate question feedback and grades, if there is any.
  • See immediate quiz feedback and grades, if there is any.

Notes:

  • Previewing a Quiz cannot test the connection between the quiz and the grade book. After previewing a quiz, nothing will be added to the grade book.
  • Students are not able to preview a quiz.
  • You cannot preview a quiz before you have added questions to it.

Previewing a previously saved Quiz

  1. Go to the course homepage.
  2. Find the Quiz you wish to preview and click the link.
  3. Click Preview quiz now in the center of the page after the quiz description.
  4. After you preview the quiz, click Submit all and finish twice, then Finish Review. The preview will close, rather than leaving it opened as an unsubmitted attempt.

Previewing a Quiz while it is still being designed

  1. Go to the course homepage.
  2. Find the quiz you wish to edit and click the link.
  3. In the Administration block under Quiz Administration, click Edit quiz.
  4. At any time while you are building the quiz click Preview under the Quiz Administration heading.
  5. Move through the quiz by clicking the question numbers in Quiz Navigation, or use the Next Page/Previous Page buttons.
  6. To leave the quiz preview and continue editing it click Edit Quiz under the Quiz Administration heading. You will return to the Edit Quiz page.