Creating an On-line Quiz

An on-line quiz can be used several ways in your unit -- as a pre-test, a post-test, a focus, a scavenger hunt, a self-test and a pop quiz. In fact it can be used any way a paper quiz can be used.

View Barbara's example
View Marilyn's example

Below are instructions for using the Quiz Center at

  1. Go to the teacher section of and sign up for a Custom Classroom. Remember your screen name and password.
  2. Go to the teaching tools section and click on Quiz Maker. Once there log in if you have not already done so.
  3. Read the directions for making an on-line quiz.
  4. Create your quiz and link its location to the front page of your lesson unit.
Another excellent quiz making program is available free to educators at the Hot Potatoe site.

TeacherTECH 2001       CEEE GirlTECH       Rice University

This page was developed through GirlTECH , a teacher training program sponsored by
the Center for Excellence and Equity in Education (CEEE) with support from
the National Science Foundation through EOT-PACI.

Copyright © 2001 by Barbara Christopher.
Updated: June 12, 2001