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How do I edit the assignment details of a New Quizzes assessment?

You can make changes to the assignment details of a New Quizzes assessment from the Quizzes page in Canvas. You can make edits to the point total, assignment group, due date, availability dates, and the individual students and course sections who will receive the assessment. You can also add a rubric to the assessment.

You can manage more assessment settings, including selecting the number of assessment attempts and restricting student result view, in the Quiz Settings page.

Open Quizzes

Open Quizzes

In Course Navigation, click the Quizzes link.

Edit Quiz in Canvas

Edit Quiz in Canvas

Click the title of the assessment you want to edit.

Edit Quiz

To edit the name of the assessment, enter the name change in the Name field [1]. To edit the point total, enter the point total in the Points field [2].

To edit the quiz's assignment group, click In the Assignment Group drop-down menu [3].

To change the format the assessment as displayed to students, click the Display Grade as drop-down menu [4] and select the option you prefer. To remove this assessment from final grade calculations, click the Do not count this assignment towards the final grade checkbox [5].

In the Assign To field [6], select who will be required to take the assessment. You can assign the assessment to individual students or sections.

In the Due field [7], select the due date for the quiz.

In the Available fields [8], select the availability dates for the assessment. In progress quizzes will automatically submit when the Until date and time passes.

To add a rubric to the assessment, click the Add Rubric button [9].

Note: You can edit multiple quiz attempt settings in Quiz Settings.

Save Changes

Save Changes

To save your changes, click the Save button.