How to provide feedback on selected answers

This article explains how to provide feedback to selected answers. Answer feedback can be defined for each answer and displayed when the candidate selects the corresponding answer in the test.

Creating a test

To enable the answer feedback option, you must create a test and configure its settings regarding answer feedback.

  1. Select the Tests tab in the left-side menu and then select the New test tab.
  2. Enter the basic test information in the first step of the test creation process, then click the Next button.
  3. Tick the box Enable answer feedback. Optionally, configure other test settings.
  4. In the fifth step of the Test Creation Wizard, choose how to add questions to your test. After you import or create new questions, you can add feedback to the desired questions and their answers. Click on the Pen icon to open the question editor.For example, click the Add feedback for this answer option to add feedback on the multiple-choice question type. 

    Note: You can define answer feedback also in the Question pools section in the Tests module. However, the test settings must enable the option to display feedback.

  5. Enter the feedback text. This text will be displayed to candidates during the test-taking process only if they choose this answer.
  6. Click the Save button to add feedback for this answer.



Note: You can define feedback for each or selected answer in a particular question.

Finish creating the question by clicking the Add to test button.


You can edit or delete feedback by clicking the Edit/delete answer feedback.



You can add as many questions as you want, choose additional test settings, complete the Test Wizard and publish the test.

Note: It is possible to add answer feedback for single-choice, multiple-choice, and true/false questions.

Displaying feedback from the candidate’s perspective

When the candidate selects the desired answer(s) and clicks the Next or Finish test buttons, the feedback will appear in questions containing answer feedback.

An example is shown in the picture below.



For video instructions on how to provide feedback to selected answers, please watch this video.

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