Mark a Quiz as extra credit

Idea created by Scott Finkeldei on Apr 23, 2015
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    Some of our instructors have the need to provide extra credit via a quiz.  Students would earn specific points based on their correct answer and receive extra points based on their score but it would not increase the course or assignment group total points. I envision this as a checkbox option in Quiz creation.  [] Mark this Quiz as extra credit.  Then it would behave in the manner described above.

     

    Here is the old thread on this.  I could not find a new version here but maybe I am missing it.

    Extra Credit Quiz : Help Center

     

    An alternative to this would be to allow questions themselves to be marked as extra credit and that would allow the flexability to have specific questions within a Quiz or the whole quizzes set of questions marked as extra credit.

     

      Response from Instructure

    September 2015 update from Jason Sparks

     

    Hello team!

    We are planning some updates to Canvas Quizzes, and my expectation is we will work to offer extra credit in some way to the quiz process. We will not likely release this in the next six months, but this is something we want to plan for in a future overhaul of the tool.  For now, we will archive this idea. Please know this is something we want to deliver.