Quizzes

To access your quiz and get started, follow these steps:

  1. If your instructor requires you to log in before taking the quiz, enter your name and password. Otherwise, entering your name is optional.
  2. If your instructor requires you to enter a secret word to access the quiz, Quia prompts you to enter it. Otherwise, proceed to the next step.
  3. If you previously began but did not complete this quiz and saved your work, Quia prompts you to continue where you left off or to discard your saved work and begin anew. Select the appropriate option. Note that if you discard your saved work, you cannot retrieve it later.
  4. Click Start now.

Taking a quiz

Please note that some quizzes require you to install Flash and enable javascript before starting.

To take your quiz, read each question carefully and enter your answer. Depending on the type of question, answer each question in one of the following ways:

  • Some questions require that you select the answer by clicking the corresponding button or check box next to your answer choice. Please note that certain questions may require more than one answer.
  • Some questions require that you select the answer from a drop-down list. Click the arrow to open the list and select the answer that best completes the sentence.
  • Some questions require that you type the answer. Enter it in the space provided.

Note: Any question that you do not answer will be marked incorrect.

If your quiz presents you with one question at a time

Enter your answer and click one of the following:

  • Submit answer - Quia records your answer and shows you the next question.
  • Skip for now - This option is only available if your instructor has enabled it. When you click this button, Quia does not record an answer for this question and shows you the next question.
  • End quiz - Quia prompts you to either submit the incomplete quiz or keep working. In some cases you may also have the option to save your work to complete later. Choose the appropriate option.

If your quiz presents you with all questions on the same page

Enter your answers and do one of the following:

Click Submit answers to complete the quiz and send the results to your instructor.

Click Save for later to save the answers you've enter and return later to complete the quiz. This option is only available if your instructor has enabled it.