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How to add open ended questions

In some worksheets we want to include questions that do not have a pre-set correct answer. In these questions the student can write a broader answer that must be corrected later by the teacher to indicate whether or not the answer is correct. For example, we can add a video to the worksheet and a question where we ask the student to summarize the content of the video.

We call these questions open-ended questions and we can add them very easily from the editor. To do this, we just have to add to the worksheet a field of type Answer where we do not indicate any correct answer. 


In addition, there are two other types of fields that are also considered open-ended questions: the Draw field and the Voice answer field. In both cases, it is not possible to correct automatically the student's answer, so they must be corrected manually.


When we save the worksheet it will show a message saying that we have unanswered questions, to confirm that we have not forgotten to set the answer. Just click continue to confirm.

When students finish a worksheet containing open questions they will not be shown the final grade, since it is not possible to autocorrect open questions. In this case, the teacher must correct the answers before being able to calculate the final grade.