How do I create a Fill-in-the-blank question?
You can create a single fill-in-the-blank question in your quiz.
With the Questions tab  selected inside a new quiz, click the New Question button .
Set Name, Type, and Points
Quiz questions are not automatically numbered for instructors. To add a custom name to your quiz question, enter the name in the question text field . Custom names can help you identify quiz questions more easily. Regardless of the question name, students always see quiz questions in numerical order (i.e. Question 1, Question 2).
Click the drop-down menu and select the Fill In the Blank question type .
Enter number of points the question is worth (quiz totals are calculated based on combined total of questions) .
Edit Fill-In-the-Blank Question Details
To build a Fill-in-the-Blank question, you will need to enter the following details:
- The question text (use the Rich Content Editor to include video, images, math equations, or flash activities)
- Text for the possible answers
- Text for the feedback bubbles under each answer (possible answers are all green and/or at the end of the question
Enter Possible Answers
Currently, fill-in-the-blank answers are not case sensitive. The only way a student will get the answer incorrect is if it is left blank or the answer is misspelled. You can click Add Another Answer to add as many different versions of the correct answer as possible if you desire.
Note: If a student does not enter any of the possible answers but still submits a valid response, instructors may need to manually grade the quiz to restore points that they lost.
To preview the quiz, click the Preview button . When you are ready for students to see the quiz in the course, click the Publish button .
Student View for Fill-in-the-blank question
This is what students see when they encounter a Fill-in-the-blank question in a quiz.
Student View for Fill-in-the-blank Feedback Correct Answer
Students will see if their answer is correct as indicated by the green flag . If you allow students to see the correct answers, they will see all of the potentially correct responses (if any indicated by the gray flag  after submitting the quiz.
Student View for Fill-in-the-blank Feedback Incorrect Answer
Students will see if their answer is incorrect as indicated by the red flag . If you allow students to see the correct answers, they will see all of the potentially correct responses indicated by the gray flag  after submitting the quiz.