How do I regrade a quiz question in New Quizzes?

You can regrade a question for a quiz in New Quizzes. Regrading allows you to change the correct answer or point value for a question. The point value can also be changed for individual answers for questions with varied point values.

Regrading only applies to completed submissions. If all students will be affected by the regrade, please wait for all submissions before regrading.

Regrading is not available for Essay or File Upload questions. Only point values can be changed for Categorization questions; correct answers cannot be changed for this question type.

Learn how to grade quiz submissions.

Open Grades

Open Grades

In Course Navigation, click the Grades link.

Open SpeedGrader

Find the quiz you want to grade [1]. Then click any grade cell for the quiz [2].

To open the Grade Detail Tray, click the Grade Detail Tray icon [3]. Then click the SpeedGrader link in the Grade Detail Tray [4].

Select Student

Click the Student drop-down menu [1] and select the student you want to grade [2].

Select Submission

Select Submission

If the student has submitted multiple quiz attempts, you can view other submissions using the Submission to view drop-down menu.

Click Regrade Button

Find the question you want to regrade [1]. Then click the Regrade button [2].

Change Correct Answer

To change the correct answer for a question, select the correct answer for the question.

Note: This step shows how to regrade a Multiple Choice question. The steps to change a correct answer will vary based on the question type.

Change Point Value

To customize the point value for the question, type the point value in the Points field [1].

If the question varies points by answer, the point total can be changed in the Points field for each question [2].

Click Regrade Button

Click Regrade Button

Click the Regrade button.

Select Regrade Option

Select Regrade Option

Select how to apply the regrade from the following options:

  • Award full points for correct answers only [1]
  • Award full points for current and previous correct answers [2]
  • Award full points for all submitted answers [3]
  • Award full points to all students [4]


To save your choice and regrade the question, click the Regrade button [5].

Note: Awarding full points for correct answers only may reduce some students' scores.

View Question Regrade

Once the questions has been regraded, you can view the original score [1] and the regrade score [2].