Your institution controls which tools are available in the Original Course View. Tests are always available to instructors in the Ultra Course View, but anonymously submitted surveys aren't supported at this time.

With True/False questions, students choose true or false in response to a statement question.

Create a True/False question

Doesn't seem familiar? Jump to the "Ultra" help about creating True/False questions.

  1. Access a test, survey, or pool. From the Create Question menu, select True/False.
  2. Type the question in the form of a statement that students can answer with true or false.
  3. Select the correct answer: True or False. Answer options are limited to the words True and False.
  4. Optionally, type feedback for correct and incorrect answers.
  5. Select Submit and Create Another or Submit to add the question to the test.

True/False questions are graded automatically. If a test only has this type of question, the test scores are posted automatically for students to view.


ULTRA: Create a True/False question

Doesn't seem familiar? Jump to the "Original" help about creating True/False questions.

With True/False questions, students choose true or false in response to a statement question. True/False questions are graded automatically.

When you create a new test, select the plus sign to open the menu. In an existing test, select the plus sign wherever you want to add a question. Select Add True/False question.

You'll use the same process when you create questions in tests and assignments.

The Test Content area opens where you create the question and select True or False as the correct answer. Questions have a default value of 10 points. Select the Points box to type a new value.

You can use the options in the editor to format the text.

To use your keyboard to jump to the editor toolbar, press ALT + F10. On a Mac, press Fn + ALT + F10. Use the arrow keys to select an option, such as a numbered list.

To help keep your test content organized, you can add files within individual questions. Make a selection from the editor's Insert Content menu, such as Insert from Cloud Storage. To edit the files you added, enter edit mode for the question.

More on adding text and files

More on cloud storage

More on editing tests and questions

The True/False question type only allows True or False answers. Use the Multiple Choice question type to use other binary answer sets such as Yes/No, Agree/Disagree, or another combination of answer choices.

More on creating Multiple Choice questions


ULTRA: Align questions to goals

You can align goals with individual assessment questions to help your institution measure achievement. After you make the assessment available, students can view information for the goals you align with questions so they know your expectations.

Access a question's menu, select Align with goal, and select goals.

More on how to align goals with course content