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What are Quizzes for students?

Quizzes in Canvas are assignments that can be used to challenge your understanding and assess comprehension of course material.

When would I use Quizzes?

You can use Quizzes to:

  • Test your knowledge of course material
  • View all available quizzes in your course
  • Submit quizzes in your course
  • View quiz questions one at a time or all at once (depending on instructor preference)
  • Review quiz results

How do I access Quizzes?

How do I access Quizzes?

In Course Navigation, click the Quizzes link.

What types of Quizzes are in Canvas?

What types of Quizzes are in Canvas?

Canvas has four different types of quizzes:

  • A graded quiz is the most common quiz and appear in the syllabus and the Gradebook.
  • A practice quiz is ungraded and can be used as a learning tool to help you see how well you understand the course material. Practice quizzes do not appear in the syllabus or Gradebook.
  • A graded survey is a survey that your instructor wants to grade. Graded surveys also appear in the syllabus and the Gradebook.
  • An ungraded survey is a survey to collect information only, and you do not receive a grade for your responses. Ungraded surveys do not appear in the syllabus or Gradebook.