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CougarVIEW Instructor Guides: Create fill in the blanks

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Create fill in the blanks questions

Overview : Fill in the blanks (FIB) questions require respondents to fill in one or more missing words for an incomplete sentence, statement, phrase, list, or key terminology.

  1. In the Question Library, from the New button, click Fill in the Blanks Question (FIB).
    Select Fill in the blanks
  2. In the General area, enter your fill in the blanks question details.
    General Area
  3. In the Question Text area, do the following:
  • Enter your text.
  • In the Blank #1 area, enter your information, including the answer to the text, the weight you want to assign the answer (you can set different weights if some solutions are more correct than others), and how you want to evaluate the answer.
  • To assign more possible answers for the blank, click Add Answer.
  • To add more blanks to the question, click Add Blank.
  • To add more text to the question, click Add Text.
    Question area fill in the blank
    Question area fill in the blank
  1. To verify your question, click Preview.
    Preview fill in the blanks

Create Complex Fill in the Blanks Questions