Create: Tests with Multiple Attempts

This topic covers how to create tests with Multiple Attempts, which allows students to take the test more than once.

Note: In order to use Multiple Attempts, the assessment has to be setup as a Practice or Homework type assessment.

  1. Select Tests & Quizzes from the left sidebar.


  2. Select the My Test Library tab to see your tests.


  3. Select the name of a test to open it, or create a new test by selecting New Test.


    Note: If you need a step by step guide on how to create a new test, please see Create:Tests.

  4. If you have opened an existing assessment, select Edit Test Settings to open the assessment edit page. If you are creating a new assessment, the Edit Test Settings page will be the first page you will see after selecting New Test.


  5. Set the assessment Type to Practice or Homework.


  6. Place a check in the box to the left of Multiple Attempts, which is found under the Policies section, and select the Number of Attempts.


  7. After all assessment settings have been finalized, save your changes by selecting Submit at the bottom of the page.


  8. When the student goes to the Tests & Quizzes page, the student will see the attempts used / attempts remaining and a take now! button.


  9. After the student selects the take now! button, they will be notified of the attempt number and the attempts remaining, before starting the test.


  10. After submitting the test, the student will be notified of the attempts remaining.


  11. After a student submits a first attempt, the teacher will see the score on the first attempt and the attempts used / attempts available.


  12. The scoresheet will display the attempt number and the attempts remaining.


  13. After each additional attempt submission, the teacher will see the score of the most recent attempt and have the option to Clear All attempts or Clear Last Attempt.


  14. The scoresheet for each additional attempt allows the teacher to switch between attempt scoresheets.