How do I import questions to my exam?
Do you have a lot of questions you want to add?
With an import you can upload a lot of exam questions in one go.
Please find an example .csv file with the correct structure for the import.
Just keep the top-row unchanged and enter your content below in the specified columns. And you should be good to go! : )
Here is how you should add your content to the columns:
Question > Please enter the Questions here (one question per row)
Points > Here you can enter the amount of points that you would like to give for this question
Answer_1 > You can enter any of the answer-options here
Explanation_1 > Here you can enter an explanation for when someone selects this answer (only working with a Business Owl and up)
Correct_1 > If answer_1 is correct you enter a "1", if incorrect enter a "0"
This is repeated for 10 answers
Explanation > Here you can enter a general explanation for the question
Don't hesitate to reach out to us if you bump into any problems along the way. We'll help you out!
Are you having difficulties with importing questions to your exam?
The most common reason why uploads fail is that the CSV is not in a UTF-8 format. You can set your Excel to save CSV files as UTF-8 in the following way:
- Go to "Save as" and select the dropdown "Extra" and then select "Weboptions"
- The go to "Encoding" tab and set it to UNICODE UTF-8
Please note that Excel on MAC cannot save in UTF-8 (nobody knows why). A simple work-around is uploading the file to Google Docs and then downloading it as a CSV file, it will then automatically have a UTF-8 encoding.