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How do I reorder questions in an assessment using Quizzes.Next?

You can reorder questions in a Quizzes.Next assessment using four options: dragging and dropping in the Question Navigator, using the Move icon in the assessment preview, dragging and dropping in the assessment preview, and keyboard navigation.

Open Assignments

Open Assignments

In Course Navigation, click the Assignments link.

Edit Assessment

Edit Assessment

Click the title of the assessment you want to edit.

Move with Question Navigator

Move with Question Navigator

To move a question in the Question Navigator, locate the question you want to move.

Drag and Drop Question

Drag and Drop Question

Click the question’s Move icon [1] and drag the question to the new location [2].

Drag and Drop into Assessment

You can also move a question by dragging a question from the Question Navigator into the assessment.

Click the question’s Move icon [1] and drag the question to its new location in the assessment [2].

Move with Move Icon

Move with Move Icon

To move a question using the Move icon, locate the question you want to move in the assessment preview. Then click the Move icon.

Select Location

Select Location

To move the question, select the option to move to the top [1], move up one place [2], move down one place [3], or move to the bottom [4].

Move with Drag and Drop

Move with Drag and Drop

To drag and drop the question, hover your cursor over the Move icon [1]. Then click and hold to drag the question [2].

Drag and Drop into Question Navigator

You can also move a question by dragging it from the assessment into the Question Navigator.

Click the question’s Move icon [1] and drag the question to its new location in the Question Navigator [2].

Move with Keyboard Navigation

To move a question using keyboard navigation, press the Tab key until the Move icon is highlighted for the question you want to move.

Open the Move menu by pressing the Enter key (PC) or Return key (Mac). Then use the arrow keys to select the option to move to the top, move up one place, move down one place, or move to the bottom.