Export Glossary to Quiz

Blocks ::: block_glossary_export_to_quiz
Maintained by Joseph Rézeau
A block to export a Glossary's entries to the Quiz Questions bank.

Export Glossary to Quiz 3.5.0 for moodle 3.5

Moodle 3.5
Released: Saturday, September 22, 2018, 12:42 AM
Release notes
Version 3.5.0 release 2018092000 for Moodle 3.5
- Added 2 more question types for glossary entries export: Match and Drag & drop into text.
- Added 3 separate options for questions: case sensitive; number of answers; shuffle choices/items.
- Improved edit form to display/hide question options according to question type.
Version 2.5.6 release 2013111800
- Compliant with Moodle 2.6.
- Added a "return to course" button on the Export page.
Version 2.5.2 release 2013100800
- Made strictly compliant with Moodle coding style.
- Do not count not yet approved entries in glossary number of entries.
- Fixed database read error in postgresql database. Thanks to Daniel Tillman for reporting bug.
- Added validation for minimum number of entries for MCQ question type.
Version 2.5.0 release 2013052100

All instructions for installing and using are now in the Moodle Documentation Wiki at:


Starting with version 2.5.0 (for Moodle 2.5) all translated language strings are available on the AMOS site at:


Joseph Rézeau

Version information

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3.5.0 for moodle 3.5
Can be updated to
3.9.0 for moodle 3.9 (2020080100)
Stable version
MD5 Sum
Supported software
Moodle 3.5
  • Latest release for Moodle 3.5

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Default installation instructions for plugins of the type Blocks

  1. Make sure you have all the required versions.
  2. Download and unpack the block folder.
  3. Place the folder (eg "myblock") in the "blocks" subdirectory.
  4. Visit http://yoursite.com/admin to complete the installation
  5. Turn editing on in any home or course page.
  6. Add the block to the page
  7. Visit the config link in the block for more options.