1. From the D2L Course Home page, click on [Quizzes] in the main navigation bar.

2. Click on the title of the quiz in the “Quiz List.”

3. In the [Properties] tab, click on [Add/Edit Questions].

4. From the [New] drop-down menu, choose “Long Answer Question (LA).”

5. Click in the [Question text] area and type your question.

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  • OPTIONAL:  Click on [Insert an image] to upload an image that will display along with the question text.


6. Define the [Input Box] as “50 rows” and “100 columns.”

8. Select [Allow Html Editor to be used for responses].

  • OPTIONAL: Type an “Answer Key” if you wish.  Students will not see it.

9. Click [Save].  The list of all questions for this quiz will be displayed.

  • OPTIONAL: Click on [Preview] to see how the question will appear to the students, and how it will be graded.
  • OPTIONAL:  After completing a question, click on [Save and New] to save the current question and immediately begin creation of a new question without first returning to the question list.
  • OPTIONAL:  Alternatively, click on [Save and Copy] to save the current question and create an editable copy. This is particularly useful when creating a series of questions that are very similar.

D2L 10.3 June 2014