How to Create a Timed Quiz
With ProProfs Quiz Maker, you can allot maximum time to complete the whole quiz or set a time for each question. The feature lets you prevent cheating on your quiz and allows quiz takers to set aside time for taking the quiz.
You can also adjust the date and time settings to disallow attempts on your quiz after a specific date.
Watch this quick video guide to learn about timed quizzes.
Or continue reading to learn it step-by-step.
Benefits of creating a timed quiz:
Prevent cheating by not giving quiz takers enough time to find answers from books or the internet
Keep the quiz takers informed about the time spent answering questions
Here’s what a timed quiz will look like:
In this article, you’ll learn:
Step 1: Navigate to the ‘Settings’ from the Quiz Maker dashboard.
Step 2: Under the ‘General’ tab, locate ‘Time to Complete Quiz.’ Click on the dropdown arrow and select ‘Set max quiz time.’
Step 3: Set the total quiz time from the dropdown.
Step 4: Click ‘Save’ to finalize the changes.
Step 1: Click the dropdown arrow to select the ‘Set time per question.’ A pop-up window will open.
Step 2: You can set a standard time limit for every quiz question or select a specific time limit for each question in the pop-up window by toggling to the desired option.
Step 3: Click ‘Save’ to secure the changes.
1. The quiz should not be less than 15 seconds when you want to “Set time per question.”
2. “Set time per question” will only work for the presentation “One Question per page.”
3. The “Allow learner to jump to any question” setting won’t work. You have to keep it off.
That is all about creating a timed quiz.