Class test

Create a set of questions to be answered within a specified time. Useful for pop quizzes or form-time registration activities.

  1. Select Create.
  2. Enter a page title.
  3. Select More Templates... > Class Test.
  4. Select Done. Your class test page is created as a draft.
  5. In the editor toolbar, select Question.
  6. Choose a question type:
    • For multiple choice questions, choose Add Choice to give a selection of answers for students to choose from. Remember to tick the correct answer.
    • For text (line) questions, choose Add Answer to add all possible answers.
  7. OPTIONAL Adjust the mark weight or select Mark manually.
  8. OPTIONAL Enter an explanation that will be shown to the student after marking.
  9. OPTIONAL Set a time limit for your test. Select the drop-down next to Publish or Done, then choose More page options. Select the Test tab, enter a time limit and choose Change Page.

    Your students will be notified of the time limit for the test before they start.
  10. Choose Done to add your questions to the page.
  11. Select Publish.

Please note: if you select the Copy Page to Task Description option at the bottom of the page, the timer function will be disabled in the task. If you would like to use tasks to share a Class Test page we recommend using the attachments option in tasks:

  • When setting the task, scroll to the Attachments section and add attachments.
  • To attach your Class test, choose Attach Existing Page. Find the page and choose Attach

To publish as a report and export data to Excel, choose the Display Report link at the top of the page.

What's next?

Learn how to mark class tests.

Learn more

Find our tips for using formulae in tests  or making creative test questions.