Create a Question Pool

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POOLS are sets of questions that can be used in multiple TESTS or SURVEYS. Pools can be imported from outside the system and exported for reuse.

  1. Go to the Control Panel. Click Course Tools then select Tests, Surveys and Pools.
  2. Click the Pools link.
  3. Click the Build Pool button.
  4. This will bring you to the Pool Information screen. Here, provide a name and description for your pool.
  5. Click Submit.
  6. Hover your mouse over the Create Question button. A list of 17 different question types will appear, click on your desired question type.
  7. This will bring you to the Create/Edit screen where you can input your question text, supply a list of correct responses, enter student feedback, as well as tag and categorize questions.
  8. When you have finished composing the question click Submit.
  9. The question you just created will appear in the pool canvas. Here, you can verify the question text and responses, as well assign a point value, by entering a numeric value next to Points.
  10. Repeat these steps 6 through 9 until you have created all of your test questions.
  11. When you have finished click Ok, in the bottom right corner of the page.