How do I create a Numerical Answer question?
You can create a quiz question that requires a numerical answer, such as questions for a math course.
Create a New Question
Select Numerical Answer Question Type
Edit Numerical Answer Question Details
To build a Numerical Answer question, you will need to add the following details:
- Question title
- The number of points the question is worth (quiz totals are calculated based on combined total of questions)
- The question text (use the Rich Content Editor to include video, images, math equations, or flash activities)
- Exact Answer with an error margin plus a feedback bubble for the answer if applicable (all correct feedback bubbles are green)
- Question response options
Add as many correct answers as needed for the question. Delete extraneous answer options by clicking on the Trash icon .
Click the Preview button  if you want to verify the quiz before you publish it. When you are ready, click the Publish button .
Student View for Numerical Answer Question
Student View for Numerical Answer Correct Answer
If you allow students to see the correct answers, they will see correct responses in gray . If the answer was correct, the student will see a green flag  indicating the answer was correct.
Student View for Numerical Answer Incorrect Answer
If you allow students to see the correct answers, they will see correct responses and allowable margin error . If the answer was incorrect, the student will see a red flag indicating the answer was incorrect .