Exam Options Tab

The Exam Options tab allows you to set features dealing with the following areas of the exam:

Delivery

There are two delivery options:

 

Online: Select this option if you want students to take the exam electronically. For example, from their own computers or in a specific computer lab.

Paper: Select this option if you want your students to take the exam in class or in the Testing Center.

Presentation

There are two presentation options:

Create multiple randomized forms of this exam: Select this option if you want students to receive varying orders of questions when they take the exam.

Show only one question per page: Select this option if you want students to view only one question per page as they take the exam.

Submissions

There are three Submissions options:

Set a time limit for taking this exam: Select this option if you want students to have a time limit as they take the exam.

Allow students to take this exam more than once: Select this option if you want to allow students to take the exam more than once. If this is selected, additional options are available such as defining how many times they can take it, whether they can retake the test, whether there are penalties for retaking the exam, the allowed time between attempts, and which score to record in the gradebook.

Allow students to save, exit the exam, and submit it later: Select this option if you want to allow students to be able to save their exam, exit the exam, and submit it later. If this is selected, a time limit cannot be applied to the exam.

Access

There are two Access options:

Allow only certain computers access to this exam: Select this option if you want to limit access to the exam to certain computers. If selected, an IP Address Range can be entered.

Require a password to take this exam: Select this option if you want to require a password that students enter to take the exam.

Continue the editing process by clicking on the tabs at the top. If finished, click Save or Save and go to Questions.

Questions? Contact the OIT Service Desk (801.422.4000, it@byu.edu).