How to Create an Ordering Quiz Question

The purpose of this article is to explain how to create an ordering question in the Brightspace Quiz tool.

Create Question

Step 1

Choose question type

  1. Navigate to the new question page from a specific quiz or the Question Library
  2. Select Ordering Question (ORD)


Step 2

Create question text

  1. Enter a title for your question (optional)
  2. Enter Points allotted (this can be edited later if you are unsure)
  3. Select Difficulty level for the question (optional)
  4. Enter the Question Text
  5. Click Insert an Image if you want to add an image to the question, and provide a Description for it (optional)


Answer Choices

Step 3

Enter the items for users to order

  1. Select Grading option
  2. The default number of items is set to 4.  To add one additional items click Add Items; to reduce the number of answer choices click 
  3. In the Value field enter the answer text
  4. Select where the item falls in the list by selecting a number in the Correct Order field
  5. Add comments in the Feedback column for each answer choice (optional)
  6. Click Preview to see a how the question will appear
  7. Click Save


Question Hint (optional)

  1. Click Expand question hint
  2. Enter Question Hint


TIP: In order for students to see the hint when taking the quiz, Allow hints must be enabled on the Properties tab.

Question Feedback (optional)

  1. Click Expand question feedback
  2. Enter Question Feedback text


Video: Creating Ordering Questions

in Brightspace

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