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qtype_ddimageortext
As of Moodle 3.0, this question type is part of the standard Moodle release. That is why there is no plugin from Moodle 3.x. You don't need one!
394 sites
125 downloads
80
Supports Moodle 2.1 2.2 2.3 2.4 2.5 2.6 2.7 2.8 2.9
Latest release: Monday, May 11, 2015, 2:39 PM
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qtype_ordering
Ordering question type for Moodle 2.x and Moodle 3.x
2434 sites
1k downloads
65
Latest release: Saturday, December 14, 2019, 6:58 PM
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Question type similar to the matching question type but with a drag and drop interface for the students during attempt.
2497 sites
892 downloads
64
Latest release: Thursday, December 19, 2019, 3:33 PM
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qtype_gapfill
Cloze question type with VERY simple question creation syntax. Can do drag drop, dropdowns or gapfill questions
2127 sites
669 downloads
60
Latest release: Saturday, October 12, 2019, 4:18 PM
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qtype_coderunner
A question type that allows question authors to set programming questions in which the student answer is code in some programming language, which is graded by running it. More generally it can handle any question to which the answer is text that can be graded by a computer program written by the question author.
996 sites
1k downloads
57
Supports Moodle 2.9 3.0 3.1 3.2 3.3 3.4 3.5 3.6 3.7 3.8
Latest release: Wednesday, November 20, 2019, 1:55 PM
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qtype_stack
The STACK question type adds a sophisticated assessment in mathematics and related disciplines, with emphasis on formative assessment underpinned by computer algebra.
959 sites
405 downloads
50
Supports Moodle 2.7 2.8 2.9 3.0 3.1 3.2 3.3 3.4 3.5 3.6
Latest release: Friday, September 13, 2019, 7:30 PM
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A drag and drop question type where missing words have to be dragged into gaps in a paragraph of text.
339 sites
105 downloads
48
Supports Moodle 2.1 2.2 2.3 2.4 2.5 2.6 2.7 2.8 2.9
Latest release: Wednesday, March 18, 2015, 11:23 PM
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qtype_wordselect
A very easy to use "select the words" Moodle question type.
758 sites
236 downloads
44
Supports Moodle 3.1 3.2 3.3 3.4 3.5 3.6 3.7 3.8
Latest release: Saturday, November 23, 2019, 5:58 AM
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qtype_combined
A Moodle question type which allows questions to be built up from parts that are other simpler question types (requires you to have these question types installed)
799 sites
255 downloads
43
Supports Moodle 2.5 2.6 2.7 2.8 2.9 3.0 3.1 3.2 3.3 3.4 3.5 3.6 3.7 3.8
Latest release: Sunday, November 10, 2019, 5:08 AM
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qtype_multichoiceset
The all-or-nothing multiple choice question is a version of the core multi-answer multiple choice question with modified grading. In an all-or-nothing multiple choice question, a respondent can choose one or more answers. If the chosen answers correspond exactly to the correct choices defined in the question, the respondent gets 100%. If he/she chooses any incorrect choices or does not select all of the correct choices, the grade is 0%.
1574 sites
526 downloads
39
Supports Moodle 2.6 2.7 2.8 2.9 3.0 3.1 3.2 3.3 3.4 3.5 3.6 3.7 3.8
Latest release: Thursday, May 9, 2019, 5:17 AM
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qtype_geogebra
The GeoGebra question type plugin allows teachers to set up questions which can be solved and automatically checked using GeoGebra. This question type also supports randomization of the applet and automatic and manual grading.
821 sites
213 downloads
37
Supports Moodle 2.7 2.8 2.9 3.0 3.1 3.2 3.3 3.5 3.6
Latest release: Monday, January 13, 2020, 7:51 PM
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qtype_pmatch
Allows a short response of one or a few sentences that is graded by comparing against various model answers, which are described using the OU's pattern match syntax.
1213 sites
396 downloads
36
Latest release: Monday, November 11, 2019, 9:03 PM
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qtype_gapselect
This question type allows students to complete a paragraph of text by selecting the missing words using drop-down menus.
472 sites
69 downloads
32
Supports Moodle 2.1 2.2 2.3 2.4 2.5 2.6 2.7 2.8 2.9
Latest release: Wednesday, March 18, 2015, 11:21 PM
This is a question type plugin for Moodle with random values and multiple answer fields.
554 sites
233 downloads
30
Supports Moodle 2.6 2.7 2.8 2.9 3.0 3.1 3.2 3.3 3.4 3.5 3.6
Latest release: Sunday, September 2, 2018, 2:43 AM
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qtype_musictheory
Question type supporting several exercises for music theory instruction.
296 sites
171 downloads
28
Supports Moodle 2.7 2.8 2.9 3.0 3.1 3.2 3.3 3.4 3.5 3.6 3.7 3.8
Latest release: Tuesday, July 16, 2019, 8:41 PM
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qtype_poodllrecording
An audio/video recording question type for Moodle. It uses HTML5 audio and video recording on supported browsers, and falls back to flash and other technologies where required. It is also possible to provide responses to questions using the Poodll whiteboard feature. It requires the Poodll filter be installed. Recording from mobile devices is also supported.
1616 sites
379 downloads
28
Latest release: Friday, June 21, 2019, 3:59 PM
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This question type (for the Moodle quiz module) aims at a more advanced system of student's response analysis, through the use of regular expresssions. This question type is an extension of the SHORTANSWER type. It can be used on its own and can also be incorporated into the existing Cloze (embedded) question type.
527 sites
190 downloads
26
Supports Moodle 2.7 2.9 3.0 3.1 3.2 3.3 3.4 3.5 3.6 3.7 3.8
Latest release: Tuesday, November 26, 2019, 10:10 PM
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Question type that allows students to draw and submit a Concept Map as answer
295 sites
61 downloads
26
Supports Moodle 2.3 2.4 2.5 2.6 2.7 2.8
Latest release: Monday, February 23, 2015, 2:51 AM
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qtype_algebra
Question type where the student must answer by typing an algebra formula. Correctness can be checked by three different methods.
465 sites
122 downloads
24
Supports Moodle 2.3 2.4 2.5 2.6 2.7 2.8 2.9 3.0 3.1 3.2 3.3 3.4 3.5 3.6 3.7
Latest release: Wednesday, May 29, 2019, 12:16 AM
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qtype_oumultiresponse
The main difference from the standard Moodle multiple choice question type is in the way that grading works. When creating the question, the teacher just indicates which choices are correct. If there are n correct choices, then the student scores 1/n for each correct choice, and loses 1/n for each incorrect choice.
1124 sites
287 downloads
23
Latest release: Saturday, November 9, 2019, 10:16 PM
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qtype_ddmarker
The student can drag markers to indicate key features on an image.
227 sites
50 downloads
22
Supports Moodle 2.1 2.2 2.3 2.4 2.5 2.6 2.7 2.8 2.9
Latest release: Wednesday, March 18, 2015, 11:23 PM
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Wiris Quizzes Commons question type is the engine needed for each WIRIS question type to work properly. It is a necessary component for all Wiris Quizzes question types.
1227 sites
791 downloads
21
Supports Moodle 2.6 2.7 2.8 2.9 3.0 3.1 3.2 3.3 3.4 3.5 3.6 3.7 3.8
Latest release: Tuesday, January 14, 2020, 3:53 PM
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qtype_matrix
Matrix question type.
627 sites
183 downloads
20
Supports Moodle 2.2 2.7 2.8 2.9 3.0 3.1 3.2 3.3 3.4 3.5 3.6 3.7
Latest release: Thursday, May 16, 2019, 8:59 PM
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qtype_correctwriting
Correct Writing question type are focused on the learning grammar of the new language. It can found various mistakes in student's response and give mistake messages and hints.
71 sites
28 downloads
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Supports Moodle 2.4 2.5 2.6 2.7 2.8 2.9 3.0 3.1
Latest release: Monday, November 20, 2017, 5:17 AM
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qtype_kprime
A four option multiple true-false question type for moodle, as introduced by Krebs (1997). Kprime questions consist of an item stem and four corresponding statements or options.
300 sites
84 downloads
18
Supports Moodle 2.6 2.7 2.8 2.9 3.0 3.1 3.2 3.3 3.4 3.5 3.6 3.7
Latest release: Friday, March 29, 2019, 9:47 PM
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qtype_freehanddrawing
Freehand Drawing is a question type for Moodle which allows examinees to draw their solution in a quiz.
190 sites
54 downloads
16
Supports Moodle 2.5
Released: Tuesday, October 8, 2013, 6:45 PM
The splitset question is alike a matrix question but with simpler model. Il allows layouting a serie of questions with a common set of possible answers (f.e. yes/no, allowed/not allowed, less/more/equal ...).
199 sites
62 downloads
15
Supports Moodle 2.2 2.7 2.8 2.9 3.0 3.1 3.2
Latest release: Monday, April 3, 2017, 5:33 PM
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This is one of the seven question types of the Wiris Quizzes set. Please install Wiris Quizzes to obtain the entire plugin package with seven question types:
1061 sites
409 downloads
14
Supports Moodle 2.6 2.7 2.8 2.9 3.0 3.1 3.2 3.3 3.4 3.5 3.6 3.7 3.8
Latest release: Tuesday, January 14, 2020, 4:08 PM
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This is one of the seven question types of the Wiris Quizzes set. Please install Wiris Quizzes local plugin to obtain the entire plugin package with seven question types.
1055 sites
483 downloads
14
Supports Moodle 2.6 2.7 2.8 2.9 3.0 3.1 3.2 3.3 3.4 3.5 3.6 3.7 3.8
Latest release: Tuesday, January 14, 2020, 4:07 PM
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This is one of the seven question types of the Wiris Quizzes set. Please install Wiris Quizzes to obtain the entire plugin package with seven question types.
1099 sites
434 downloads
14
Supports Moodle 2.6 2.7 2.8 2.9 3.0 3.1 3.2 3.3 3.4 3.5 3.6 3.7 3.8
Latest release: Tuesday, January 14, 2020, 4:06 PM
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This is one of the seven question types of the Wiris Quizzes set. Please install Wiris Quizzes to obtain the entire plugin package with seven question types.
1080 sites
393 downloads
14
Supports Moodle 2.6 2.7 2.8 2.9 3.0 3.1 3.2 3.3 3.4 3.5 3.6 3.7 3.8
Latest release: Tuesday, January 14, 2020, 4:05 PM
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qtype_varnumeric
A calculated numeric question type with variable and expression evaluation. Random values are generated for each student attempting the quiz.
681 sites
169 downloads
14
Latest release: Saturday, November 9, 2019, 11:47 PM
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qtype_essayautograde
Essay (auto-grade) for Moodle >= 3.0
240 sites
157 downloads
14
Supports Moodle 3.0 3.1 3.2 3.3 3.4 3.5 3.6 3.7 3.8
Latest release: Wednesday, June 5, 2019, 5:01 PM
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This is one of the seven question types of the Wiris Quizzes set. Please install Wiris Quizzes to obtain the entire plugin package with seven question types.
1047 sites
434 downloads
13
Supports Moodle 2.6 2.7 2.8 2.9 3.0 3.1 3.2 3.3 3.4 3.5 3.6 3.7 3.8
Latest release: Tuesday, January 14, 2020, 4:04 PM
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This is one of the seven question types of the Wiris Quizzes set. Please install Wiris Quizzes to obtain the entire plugin package with seven question types.
1069 sites
400 downloads
13
Supports Moodle 2.6 2.7 2.8 2.9 3.0 3.1 3.2 3.3 3.4 3.5 3.6 3.7 3.8
Latest release: Tuesday, January 14, 2020, 4:01 PM
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This question type can have randomly selected numbers, and the student's answer must include the correct unit. Unit grading is done using the pmatch algorithm.
297 sites
93 downloads
12
Supports Moodle 2.3 2.4 2.5 2.6 2.7 2.8 2.9 3.0 3.1 3.4 3.5 3.6 3.7 3.8
Latest release: Saturday, November 9, 2019, 11:48 PM
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qtype_pmatchreverse
A question type where the teacher provides some example sentences, and the student has to write a pmatch expression to match those sentences.
132 sites
46 downloads
10
Supports Moodle 2.4 2.5 2.6 2.7 2.8 2.9 3.0 3.1 3.4 3.5 3.6 3.7 3.8
Latest release: Sunday, November 10, 2019, 1:42 AM
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A question type where the user enters their response using the JavaScript Molecular Editor, and the response is then graded using the OU's pattern-match algorithm.
322 sites
104 downloads
9
Latest release: Sunday, November 10, 2019, 1:44 AM
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qtype_varnumericset
A calculated numeric question type with variable and expression evaluation. All values are precalculated although a question can have several variants with different variable values for each variant.
765 sites
165 downloads
9
Latest release: Saturday, November 9, 2019, 11:46 PM
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qtype_shortmath
A question type for writing mathematical expressions using MathQuill. This question type is an extension of the shortanswer question type, and has been designed for use with JazzQuiz.
110 sites
121 downloads
9
Supports Moodle 3.5 3.6 3.7
Latest release: Wednesday, May 29, 2019, 7:01 AM
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qtype_type_calc_sheet
An improvement of the short answer that integrates a spreadsheet interface with an answer helper to limit to minimum input errors.
100 sites
53 downloads
8
Supports Moodle 2.1 2.2 2.3 2.4 2.5
Latest release: Tuesday, June 18, 2013, 8:58 AM
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qtype_multinumerical
This question type allows asking questions such as : Please enter X, Y, and Z, such as : X + Y + Z > 12
386 sites
100 downloads
7
Latest release: Wednesday, May 23, 2018, 4:38 PM
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A manually graded Moodle question type, where the student records a short audio response to answer the question asked.
1 sites
55 downloads
6
Supports Moodle 3.5 3.6 3.7 3.8
Latest release: Wednesday, January 22, 2020, 11:22 PM
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qtype_mtf
Multi True false in one stem (question). Brief: The MC question type as it exists in Moodle is not very ideal, since you can only configure questions which are not very well designed regarding best practices of MC questions. Teachers can have more than one true/false question in same stem. this saves creating new questions for each stem. especially when it comes to an essay followed by many questions.
167 sites
65 downloads
6
Supports Moodle 2.6 2.7 2.8 2.9 3.0 3.1 3.2 3.3 3.4 3.5 3.6 3.7
Latest release: Wednesday, April 10, 2019, 4:25 PM
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Name to structure (or reaction) question type. You can ask students to draw chemical structures or reactions. This plugin requires MarvinJS from Chemaxon and openbabel.
44 sites
6 downloads
6
Supports Moodle 2.3 2.4 2.5 2.6 2.7 2.8 2.9 3.0
Latest release: Saturday, February 13, 2016, 3:13 AM
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Question type created by Dan Stowell. The student draw a molecule as a response to a question using the editor and that response is graded by comparing against various model answers. Old version of the JME question type were using a java applet, but this question type now uses a Javascript applet: JSME. JSME is a free and Open source molecule editor written in JavaScript.
152 sites
42 downloads
6
Supports Moodle 2.3 2.4 2.5 2.6 2.7 2.8 2.9
Latest release: Thursday, May 7, 2015, 4:26 AM
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Students construct the names of organic molecules by dragging and dropping.
50 sites
14 downloads
6
Supports Moodle 2.3 2.4 2.5 2.6 2.7
Latest release: Friday, April 18, 2014, 1:11 AM
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qtype_opaque
This question type uses web services to connect to other question engines like OpenMark or ounit, so that their questions can be used in a Moodle quiz.
120 sites
52 downloads
5
Latest release: Sunday, November 10, 2019, 2:23 AM
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qtype_blocklymoodle
Blocklymoodle this is plugin for Moodle v3.2. Blocklymoodle — this integration in moodle, plugin Blockly create company Google
21 sites
11 downloads
5
Supports Moodle 3.2
Latest release: Saturday, March 25, 2017, 3:54 AM
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qtype_javaunittest
Hallo Moodle Users. We have developed a new question-type called javaunittest and want to share it with the community. The plugin is a new version of the sojunit questtion type developed by Süreç Özcan for Moodle 1.8 (https://moodle.org/mod/forum/discuss.php?d=102690).
57 sites
59 downloads
5
Supports Moodle 2.3 2.4 2.5 2.6 2.7 2.8 2.9 3.0
Latest release: Friday, March 18, 2016, 2:31 AM
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Have students select atoms, molecules or reactions with this question type. Requires MarvinJS downloadable from www.chemaxon.com.
44 sites
5 downloads
5
Supports Moodle 2.3 2.4 2.5 2.6 2.7 2.8 2.9 3.0
Latest release: Saturday, February 13, 2016, 3:12 AM
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qtype_programmedresp
Question type which gets the question answer through a set of editable and non-native PHP functions. Useful for maths or statistics exercices which requires complex operations to get the answer.
1 sites
13 downloads
5
Supports Moodle 1.9
Latest release: Wednesday, February 1, 2012, 12:43 AM
A question that could check student's response against several regular expressions and could give next character and next word hints. If you do not know what regular expression is, it could also work like Moodle Shortanswer question with hints, just choose "Moodle shortanswer" as notation and you could enter answers just like in shortanswer question type.
40 sites
20 downloads
4
Supports Moodle 2.3 2.4 2.5 2.6 2.7 2.8 2.9 3.0 3.1
Latest release: Monday, November 20, 2017, 5:18 AM
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qtype_poasquestion
Abstract question type used in questions developed by POAS department of Volgograd State Technical University. Contains some generally useful question type code.
157 sites
22 downloads
4
Supports Moodle 2.3 2.5 2.6 2.7 2.8 2.9 3.0 3.1
Latest release: Monday, November 20, 2017, 5:12 AM
qtype_easyofischer
Student must construct Fischer projections by drag and drop of groups onto a predefined template. You can ask questions like; Draw L-alanine? Convert the following structure into a Fischer projection?
27 sites
4 downloads
4
Supports Moodle 2.3 2.4 2.5 2.6
Latest release: Thursday, April 17, 2014, 10:36 AM
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Javascript Curved Arrow / Electron Pushing question based on MarvinJS. Can be used to test and strengthen students knowledge of reaction mechanism, resonance and curved arrow notation. This plugin requires MarvinJS from Chemaxon.
38 sites
6 downloads
3
Supports Moodle 2.3 2.4 2.5 2.6 2.7 2.8 2.9 3.0
Latest release: Saturday, February 13, 2016, 3:06 AM
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qtype_easyolewis
The Lewis structure question type allows teachers to design problems in which students must assign formal charges or add lone pair electrons/radicals to atoms in molecules. This question type requires Marvin Applets by Chemaxon.
27 sites
5 downloads
3
Supports Moodle 2.3 2.4 2.5 2.6
Latest release: Wednesday, April 9, 2014, 10:00 AM
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Short answer question type in which the teacher can easily build 2D/3D structures in Marvin Sketch and display in Marvin View. Requires Marvin Applets from Chemaxon.
20 sites
41 downloads
3
Supports Moodle 2.3 2.4 2.5 2.6
Latest release: Wednesday, April 9, 2014, 8:19 AM
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qtype_musickeysignature
This question type deals with key signatures and may be useful for music theory instruction. The respondent is given a tonality and is prompted to enter the corresponding key signature. A question bank is included, including all major and minor keys in treble and bass clefs. Answers are entered in a graphical user interface.
40 sites
4 downloads
3
Supports Moodle 2.3 2.4
Latest release: Monday, July 22, 2013, 11:02 PM
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Quiz question type for automatically graded programming questions. Java questions using JUnit can be created directly in Moodle. Other questions need to be imported as ProFormA tasks (https://github.com/ProFormA/proformaxml). Plugin requires the qbehaviour_adaptiveexternalgrading plugin and a back-end that conforms to the ProFormA request/response format version 2.0.
4 sites
9 downloads
2
Supports Moodle 3.4 3.5 3.6 3.7
Latest release: Friday, December 20, 2019, 6:46 PM
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qtype_fwstructmatch
A question type that is answered by drawing a structure in the ChemDoodle Web Sketcher. The drawing is converted to InChI and compared to the given answer(s). The teacher can give multiple correct or semi-correct answers. Requires OpenBabel to be installed (in /usr/local/bin/obabel or else the code needs amending in question.php).
59 sites
2 downloads
2
Supports Moodle 2.4 2.5 2.6 2.7
Latest release: Monday, November 10, 2014, 6:18 PM
qtype_easyonewman
Drag and drop question in which students build Newman projections. Tests students knowledge of drawing and interpreting Newman Projections.
21 sites
4 downloads
2
Supports Moodle 2.3 2.4 2.5 2.6
Released: Wednesday, April 16, 2014, 9:54 AM
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qtype_calculatedobjects
This a Moodle question type which extends the built-in 'calculated' question type. Teachers can create questions like, How much is {apples} + {oranges}
27 sites
15 downloads
2
Supports Moodle 1.9 2.0 2.1 2.2 2.3
Latest release: Friday, June 15, 2012, 5:50 AM
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qtype_externaltask
This plugin allows for external tasks to be included in a quiz, followed by manual grading. External tasks are anything that is done outside Moodle - e.g. edit a spreadsheet, compose an email, paint a wall...
10 sites
29 downloads
1
Supports Moodle 3.6 3.7
Released: Tuesday, June 4, 2019, 5:57 PM
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Name to structure (or reaction) question type. You can ask studnts to draw chemical structures or reactions. This plugin requires Marvin Applets from Chemaxon.
11 sites
5 downloads
1
Supports Moodle 2.3 2.4 2.5 2.6 2.7
Latest release: Friday, October 3, 2014, 1:02 AM
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qtype_musicscale
This question type deals with musical scales and may be useful for music theory instruction. The respondent is given a key and tonic, and is prompted to enter a scale. A question bank is included, including all major and minor scales, with and without a key signature. Answers are entered in a graphical user interface.
41 sites
6 downloads
1
Supports Moodle 2.3 2.4
Latest release: Wednesday, September 4, 2013, 3:33 AM
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qtype_musicinterval
This question type deals with music intervals. The respondent is given a note and is prompted to enter a second note at a given interval. Answers are entered in a graphical user interface.
32 sites
5 downloads
1
Supports Moodle 2.3 2.4
Latest release: Tuesday, July 23, 2013, 12:39 AM
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qtype_ubhotspots
The “Universitat de Barcelona” (University of Barcelona) through its “Programa de Mejora e Innovación Docente” (Programme of Educational Improvement and Innovation) offers the community a new question type for Moodle called UBhotspot. This new type of question allows the teacher to create multiple areas or spots within an image for self-evaluation.
2 sites
8 downloads
1
Supports Moodle 1.9
Released: Monday, December 5, 2011, 9:55 PM
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The Cloud Poodll audio video recording question allows students to record audio or video directly into Moodle quizzes. It has no dependencies and recordings are stored in the Poodll cloud. The teacher has a choice of audio and video recorders to use. It supports time limits.
18 sites
47 downloads
Supports Moodle 3.1 3.2 3.3 3.4 3.5 3.6 3.7 3.8
Latest release: Thursday, November 21, 2019, 9:46 PM
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External Question Type (based on LTI)
2 sites
7 downloads
Supports Moodle 3.5 3.6 3.7
Latest release: Wednesday, October 30, 2019, 8:06 PM
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Curved Arrow / Electron Pushing question can be used to test and strengthen students knowledge of reaction mechanism, resonance and curved arrow notation. This plugin requires Marvin Applets from Chemaxon.
7 sites
2 downloads
Supports Moodle 2.3 2.4 2.5 2.6 2.7
Latest release: Friday, June 13, 2014, 5:17 AM
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qtype_easyoselect
Atoms, molecules and reaction selection question type. Requires Marvin Applets downloadable from www.chemaxon.com.
13 sites
2 downloads
Supports Moodle 2.3 2.4 2.5 2.6
Latest release: Wednesday, April 9, 2014, 11:58 PM
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