How do I create a cloze text item?
In Mastery Connect, you can create a cloze text item. A cloze text item is a fill-in-the-blank (typically word-based) question in which the student types a missing word in response to a blank box in the text.
You can create any item type through the Item Editor. You can also use the Item Editor to add passages, add item-level tools, and save the item. To open and use the Item Editor, learn more about:
Enter Questions or Instructions
In the Item Editor, enter the item prompt in the Compose question text field .
Enter or copy and paste the question text in the Template Markup field .
To enter a response box in place of a piece of text, use the mouse to highlight the text and click the Insert Response icon .
Enter Correct Responses
Enter a point value for the item in the Point(s) box .
Enter the correct answer in a response box . Repeat for all response boxes.
To add alternate correct answers, click the Add icon .
To match a response against all combinations of valid and alternate responses for the response position, click the Match all possible responses checkbox .
To add additional scoring, layout, formatting, and labeling options for the item, click the More options drop-down menu .
To preview the item interaction, enter an answer in a response box. Repeat for all response boxes.
To view correct and incorrect answers, click the Show Answers checkbox . Correct answers display a check mark and are shaded green . Incorrect answers display an X and are shaded red . If response box displays an incorrect answer, the correct answer displays in the Correct answers section .
The number of points awarded for the item as answered in the preview window over the number of points possible display in the scoring bubble .