Creating a Short Answer Activity

You can add short answer activities to a presentation. You specify the question and the student enters their answer into a text box.

Student responses are limited to 60K (60000) characters or less.

To create a short answer activity

  1. Open the presentation to which you want to add a short answer activity in one of the following ways:
    • From the DASHBOARD, select LIBRARY and locate the presentation. Click the arrow to open the menu of options.
    • From the DASHBOARD, click ALL CLASSES to open the class list for the course. In the class list, click the icon for the presentation you want to edit to open the menu of options.
    All of the presentation's slides appear.
    Presentation slides
  3. Click ADD ACTIVITY.
    Activity options appear.
    Activity options
  4. Select the Short answer option.
    Short answer activity
  5. Enter the Question. You can enter up to 1000 characters.
  6. Click DONE.

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