When creating an assessment, you can insert stimulus content in Gauge. Stimulus content gives students a piece of content with associated questions.
To create a stimulus title, add a title to the Title field . To add instructions for the stimulus, add instructions to the Instructions field .
Add Stimulus Content
To add content for the stimulus, type or paste content into the Rich Content Editor.
To embed an image, click the Image icon . To insert media, click the Media icon . To add a link, click the Link icon .
Embed an Image
To embed an image, drag and drop the image  or select a file by clicking the Browse button .
To import an image, click the Import button .
Add Source URL
To add a source URL, enter the URL in the Source URL field.
Note: Source URLs are not visible to students.
To attach a question to the stimulus, click the Attach Question button . Then click the question type you want to attach . You can also select content from an item bank .
All question types can be associated with stimulus content.
Note: If a question is not attached to the stimulus, the stimulus will not appear in students' assessments.
Your stimulus and question will appear side by side in the assessment.
To attach another question to the stimulus, click the Attach Question button.
Note: Multiple questions attached to a stimulus will each appear next to the stimulus when the assessment is set to display one question at a time.