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How do I answer each type of question in Gauge?

You can answer a variety of question types in an assessment in Gauge.

Categorization Question

To answer a Categorization question, drag and drop the possible answers in the matching category.

Essay Question

To answer an essay question, click the text box [1] and type your content. Content can be formatted through the Rich Content Editor [2].

Your essay may also include a minimum and/or maximum word count [3].

File Upload Question

To answer a File Upload question, drag and drop the file [1] or select a file by clicking the Browse link [2].

If your instructor has limited the file types that can be uploaded, you can view allowed file types for the question [3].

View your uploaded file [1]. To delete the file, click the Delete icon [2].

If your instructor allows multiple file uploads, you can upload additional files [3].

Note: If the option to upload a new file is not displayed, you have reached the file upload limit.

Fill in the Blank Question

Fill in the Blank questions include three answer types: text entry, drop-down, and drag and drop. To answer a text entry question, type your answer in the Answer field [1]. To answer a drop-down question, click the drop-down menu [2] and select the option that answers your question.

To answer a drag and drop question, drag your answer to the answer field [3].

Hot Spot Question

To answer a Hot Spot question, click the area of the image that will answer your question.

Matching Question

Matching Question

To answer a Matching question, view the question [1]. Then click the drop-down menu to select the matching answer [2].

Multiple Answer Question

Multiple Answer Question

To answer a Multiple Answer question, click the checkboxes next to all applicable answers.

Multiple Choice Question

Multiple Choice Question

To answer a Multiple Choice question, click the button next to the answer.

Numeric Question

To answer a Numeric question, type your answer in the Answer field [1] or use the arrow keys to increase or decrease your answer [2].

Ordering Question

To answer an Ordering question, drag and drop the items in the correct order [1]. You can also click the Move icon [2] and move an item up or down [3].

Stimulus Question

To answer a question that includes content, view the content [1] to answer the related question(s) [2]. Associated questions can be any of the other questions available in the Quizzes LTI.

True or False Question

True or False Question

To answer a True or False question, click the button next to the answer.