New Quizzes Feature Comparison

Document created by Employee on Aug 30, 2017Last modified by Cody Titmus on Oct 28, 2019
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The following tables below show the current functionality available in New Quizzes compared to the functionality in Canvas Quizzes.



QuizzesNew Quizzes

Create Practice Quiz

Create Survey
Customize Question Feedback
Included in Course Copy
Leave/Resume Quiz
Use Canvas Content Selector
Manage Question Banks/Item Banks
  • Bookmark Banks
  • Copy/Move Banked Questions
  • Delete Banks
  • Import Banks
  • Randomize Bank Questions
Regrade Questions

Reorder Questions

Quiz Preview (Student View)

Open/Public APIs

* - Practice quizzes can be created in New Quizzes by creating an assignment worth 0 points. 


Item/Question Types

QuizzesNew Quizzes
Fill in the Blank
Fill in Multiple Blanks*
File Upload
Hot Spot
Multiple Answer#
Multiple Choice
Multiple Dropdown*
Text (No Question)

* - Functionality for this question type is found by using the Fill in the Blank question type.

^ - Passages can be added to an assessment by inserting a stimulus.

# - Canvas Quizzes awards partial credit to students who have answered parts of Multiple Answer questions correctly. In New Quizzes, partial credit is not awarded in Multiple Answer questions. 



QuizzesNew Quizzes
Allow Multiple Attempts (All Students)
Allow Multiple Attempts (Individual Student)
Assign to Individual Student*
Assign to Section*
Display One Question at Time
Export Quiz Content
Filter IP Addresses
Hide Student Responses
Import QTI Content
Require Access Code
Require Waiting Period Between Attempts
Set Availability Dates*
Set Time Limit
Show Student Response Options
Shuffle Answers Globally
Shuffle Answers per Question
Shuffle Questions Globally

* - Setting is customized by editing the assignment in Canvas.



Grading & Moderation

QuizzesNew Quizzes
Add Extra Time (Individual Student)✓*
Add Fudge Points
Grade One Question at a Time (SpeedGrader)
Manually Submit Attempts✓^
View Moderation Page
View Quiz Log
View Student Results

* - Adding extra time via the moderation panel will apply to all assessments in a course.

^ - Currently in Canvas beta environment



QuizzesNew Quizzes*
Item Analysis
Quintile Performance
Student Analysis CSV
Summary Statistics

* - New Quizzes reports may take up to 24 hours to generate.

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