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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!
1386 sites
229 downloads
73
Supports Moodle 2.1 2.2 2.3 2.4 2.5 2.6 2.7 2.8 2.9
Latest release: Monday, 11 May 2015, 2:39 PM
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qtype_ordering
Ordering question type for Moodle 2.x
1985 sites
1k downloads
47
Supports Moodle 2.0 2.1 2.2 2.3 2.4 2.5 2.6 2.7 2.8 2.9 3.0 3.1 3.2 3.3 3.4
Latest release: Wednesday, 17 January 2018, 7:25 AM
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qtype_ddwtos
A drag and drop question type where missing words have to be dragged into gaps in a paragraph of text.
1092 sites
177 downloads
44
Supports Moodle 2.1 2.2 2.3 2.4 2.5 2.6 2.7 2.8 2.9
Latest release: Wednesday, 18 March 2015, 11:23 PM
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qtype_ddmatch
Question type similar to the matching question type but with a drag and drop interface for the students during attempt.
2463 sites
958 downloads
42
Supports Moodle 1.9 2.4 2.5 2.6 2.7 2.8 2.9 3.0 3.1 3.2 3.3 3.4
Latest release: Friday, 27 October 2017, 5:27 PM
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qtype_gapfill
Cloze question type with VERY simple question creation syntax. Can do drag drop, dropdowns or gapfill questions
1685 sites
2k downloads
35
Supports Moodle 2.1 2.2 2.3 2.4 2.5 2.6 2.7 2.8 2.9 3.0 3.1 3.2 3.3 3.4
Latest release: Monday, 5 February 2018, 12:09 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)
810 sites
224 downloads
34
Supports Moodle 2.5 2.6 2.7 2.8 2.9 3.0 3.1 3.2 3.3
Latest release: Thursday, 15 June 2017, 1:44 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.
716 sites
267 downloads
30
Supports Moodle 2.7 2.8 2.9 3.0 3.1 3.2 3.3
Latest release: Tuesday, 21 February 2017, 1:38 AM
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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.
767 sites
543 downloads
29
Supports Moodle 2.7 2.8 2.9 3.0 3.1 3.2 3.3 3.4
Latest release: Wednesday, 20 December 2017, 5:59 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.
1139 sites
219 downloads
28
Supports Moodle 2.1 2.2 2.3 2.4 2.5 2.6 2.7 2.8 2.9 3.0 3.1 3.2 3.3
Latest release: Thursday, 4 August 2016, 11:06 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.
1545 sites
178 downloads
28
Supports Moodle 2.1 2.2 2.3 2.4 2.5 2.6 2.7 2.8 2.9
Latest release: Wednesday, 18 March 2015, 11:21 PM
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.
357 sites
345 downloads
24
Supports Moodle 2.9 3.0 3.1 3.2 3.3 3.4
Latest release: Thursday, 22 February 2018, 10:19 AM
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qtype_formulas
This is a question type plugin for Moodle with random values and multiple answer fields.
380 sites
251 downloads
23
Supports Moodle 2.6 2.7 2.8 2.9 3.0 3.1 3.2 3.3 3.4
Latest release: Tuesday, 6 February 2018, 6:55 AM
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qtype_wordselect
A very easy to use "select the words" Moodle question type.
355 sites
230 downloads
23
Supports Moodle 2.9 3.0 3.1 3.2 3.3 3.4
Latest release: Sunday, 30 July 2017, 3:52 AM
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qtype_poodllrecording
An audio/video recording question type for Moodle 2.1 and above. It uses a standalone mp3 recorder for audio and a cloud based recording server for video. It is also possible to "draw pictures" as responses to questions, using the PoodLL whiteboard feature. It requires the PoodLL filter be installed. Recording from mobile devices is also supported.
1805 sites
879 downloads
22
Supports Moodle 2.1 2.2 2.3 2.4 2.5 2.6 2.7 2.8 2.9 3.0 3.1 3.2 3.3 3.4
Latest release: Wednesday, 14 February 2018, 12:33 PM
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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%.
1049 sites
711 downloads
21
Supports Moodle 2.6 2.7 2.8 2.9 3.0 3.1 3.2 3.3 3.4
Latest release: Tuesday, 6 February 2018, 3:21 AM
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qtype_ddmarker
The student can drag markers to indicate key features on an image.
850 sites
119 downloads
21
Supports Moodle 2.1 2.2 2.3 2.4 2.5 2.6 2.7 2.8 2.9
Latest release: Wednesday, 18 March 2015, 11:23 PM
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qtype_musictheory
Question type supporting several exercises for music theory instruction.
212 sites
105 downloads
20
Supports Moodle 2.7 2.8 2.9 3.0 3.1 3.2 3.3 3.4
Latest release: Wednesday, 22 February 2017, 7:04 AM
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qtype_wq
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. Please install WIRIS QUIZZES to obtain the entire plugin package with seven question types.
1082 sites
1k downloads
18
Supports Moodle 2.4 2.5 2.6 2.7 2.8 2.9 3.0 3.1 3.2 3.3 3.4
Latest release: Tuesday, 6 February 2018, 10:46 PM
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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.
386 sites
472 downloads
18
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
Latest release: Monday, 5 February 2018, 7:12 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.
93 sites
57 downloads
18
Supports Moodle 2.4 2.5 2.6 2.7 2.8 2.9 3.0 3.1
Latest release: Monday, 20 November 2017, 5:17 AM
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qtype_conceptmap
Question type that allows students to draw and submit a Concept Map as answer
354 sites
77 downloads
18
Supports Moodle 2.3 2.4 2.5 2.6 2.7 2.8
Latest release: Monday, 23 February 2015, 2:51 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.
982 sites
101 downloads
17
Supports Moodle 2.1 2.2 2.3 2.4 2.5 2.6 2.7 2.8 2.9 3.0 3.1
Latest release: Wednesday, 9 March 2016, 9:55 PM
qtype_matchwiris
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.
976 sites
941 downloads
13
Supports Moodle 2.4 2.5 2.6 2.7 2.8 2.9 3.0 3.1 3.2 3.3 3.4
Latest release: Tuesday, 6 February 2018, 10:30 PM
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qtype_shortanswerwiris
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.
998 sites
972 downloads
12
Supports Moodle 2.4 2.5 2.6 2.7 2.8 2.9 3.0 3.1 3.2 3.3 3.4
Latest release: Tuesday, 6 February 2018, 10:39 PM
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qtype_multichoicewiris
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.
1006 sites
1k downloads
12
Supports Moodle 2.4 2.5 2.6 2.7 2.8 2.9 3.0 3.1 3.2 3.3 3.4
Latest release: Tuesday, 6 February 2018, 10:27 PM
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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.
225 sites
163 downloads
12
Supports Moodle 2.6 2.7 2.8 2.9 3.0 3.1 3.2 3.3 3.4
Latest release: Tuesday, 14 November 2017, 8:36 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.
155 sites
38 downloads
12
Supports Moodle 2.5
Released: Tuesday, 8 October 2013, 6:45 PM
qtype_essaywiris
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.
978 sites
975 downloads
11
Supports Moodle 2.4 2.5 2.6 2.7 2.8 2.9 3.0 3.1 3.2 3.3 3.4
Latest release: Tuesday, 6 February 2018, 10:53 PM
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qtype_truefalsewiris
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.
975 sites
969 downloads
11
Supports Moodle 2.4 2.5 2.6 2.7 2.8 2.9 3.0 3.1 3.2 3.3 3.4
Latest release: Tuesday, 6 February 2018, 10:43 PM
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qtype_multianswerwiris
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:
978 sites
973 downloads
11
Supports Moodle 2.4 2.5 2.6 2.7 2.8 2.9 3.0 3.1 3.2 3.3 3.4
Latest release: Tuesday, 6 February 2018, 10:33 PM
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qtype_matrix
Matrix question type.
359 sites
127 downloads
11
Supports Moodle 2.2 2.7 2.8 2.9 3.0 3.1 3.2 3.3
Latest release: Thursday, 29 June 2017, 9:48 PM
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qtype_regexp
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.
361 sites
110 downloads
11
Supports Moodle 2.1 2.2 2.3 2.4 2.5 2.6 2.7 2.8 2.9 3.0 3.1 3.2 3.3
Latest release: Friday, 12 May 2017, 10:01 PM
qtype_splitset
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 ...).
170 sites
76 downloads
10
Supports Moodle 2.2 2.7 2.8 2.9 3.0 3.1 3.2
Latest release: Monday, 3 April 2017, 5:33 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.
663 sites
84 downloads
9
Supports Moodle 2.1 2.2 2.3 2.4 2.5 2.6 2.7 2.8 2.9 3.0 3.1 3.2 3.3
Latest release: Thursday, 13 November 2014, 1:37 AM
qtype_multinumerical
This question type allows asking questions such as : Please enter X, Y, and Z, such as : X + Y + Z > 12
334 sites
87 downloads
8
Supports Moodle 1.9 2.0 2.1 2.2 2.3 2.4 2.5 2.6 2.7 2.8 2.9 3.0 3.1 3.2 3.3
Latest release: Friday, 12 May 2017, 10:18 PM
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qtype_pmatchjme
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.
338 sites
33 downloads
8
Supports Moodle 2.1 2.2 2.3 2.4 2.5 2.6 2.7 2.8 2.9 3.0 3.1
Latest release: Thursday, 4 August 2016, 2:35 AM
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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.
158 sites
16 downloads
7
Supports Moodle 2.4 2.5 2.6 2.7 2.8 2.9 3.0 3.1
Latest release: Thursday, 13 November 2014, 12:38 AM
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qtype_easyonamejs
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.
49 sites
13 downloads
6
Supports Moodle 2.3 2.4 2.5 2.6 2.7 2.8 2.9 3.0
Latest release: Saturday, 13 February 2016, 3:13 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.
750 sites
94 downloads
6
Supports Moodle 2.1 2.2 2.3 2.4 2.5 2.6 2.7 2.8 2.9 3.0 3.1 3.2 3.3
Latest release: Sunday, 10 May 2015, 11:07 PM
qtype_jme
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.
217 sites
173 downloads
6
Supports Moodle 2.3 2.4 2.5 2.6 2.7 2.8 2.9
Latest release: Thursday, 7 May 2015, 4:26 AM
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qtype_varnumunit
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.
349 sites
32 downloads
6
Supports Moodle 2.3 2.4 2.5 2.6 2.7 2.8 2.9 3.0 3.1
Latest release: Thursday, 13 November 2014, 1:39 AM
qtype_easyoddname
Students construct the names of organic molecules by dragging and dropping.
61 sites
3 downloads
5
Supports Moodle 2.3 2.4 2.5 2.6 2.7
Latest release: Friday, 18 April 2014, 1:11 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).
71 sites
24 downloads
4
Supports Moodle 2.3 2.4 2.5 2.6 2.7 2.8 2.9 3.0
Latest release: Friday, 18 March 2016, 2:31 AM
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qtype_easyoselectjs
Have students select atoms, molecules or reactions with this question type. Requires MarvinJS downloadable from www.chemaxon.com.
56 sites
9 downloads
4
Supports Moodle 2.3 2.4 2.5 2.6 2.7 2.8 2.9 3.0
Latest release: Saturday, 13 February 2016, 3:12 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.
126 sites
72 downloads
4
Supports Moodle 2.1 2.2 2.3 2.4 2.5
Latest release: Tuesday, 18 June 2013, 8:58 AM
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qtype_preg
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.
57 sites
45 downloads
3
Supports Moodle 2.3 2.4 2.5 2.6 2.7 2.8 2.9 3.0 3.1
Latest release: Monday, 20 November 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.
190 sites
116 downloads
3
Supports Moodle 2.3 2.5 2.6 2.7 2.8 2.9 3.0 3.1
Latest release: Monday, 20 November 2017, 5:12 AM
qtype_blocklymoodle
Blocklymoodle this is plugin for Moodle v3.2. Blocklymoodle — this integration in moodle, plugin Blockly create company Google
8 sites
10 downloads
3
Supports Moodle 3.2
Latest release: Saturday, 25 March 2017, 3:54 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.
133 sites
9 downloads
3
Supports Moodle 2.1 2.2 2.3 2.4 2.5 2.6 2.7 2.8 2.9 3.0 3.1
Latest release: Thursday, 13 November 2014, 2:00 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?
18 sites
6 downloads
3
Supports Moodle 2.3 2.4 2.5 2.6
Latest release: Thursday, 17 April 2014, 10:36 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.
51 sites
2 downloads
3
Supports Moodle 2.3 2.4
Latest release: Monday, 22 July 2013, 11:02 PM
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qtype_easyomechjs
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.
43 sites
10 downloads
2
Supports Moodle 2.3 2.4 2.5 2.6 2.7 2.8 2.9 3.0
Latest release: Saturday, 13 February 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.
37 sites
6 downloads
2
Supports Moodle 2.3 2.4 2.5 2.6
Latest release: Wednesday, 9 April 2014, 10:00 AM
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qtype_vmatch
Vertical Matching
81 sites
9 downloads
2
Supports Moodle 2.2 2.3 2.4
Released: Monday, 24 September 2012, 10:42 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
5 downloads
2
Supports Moodle 1.9
Latest release: Wednesday, 1 February 2012, 12:43 AM
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).
66 sites
3 downloads
1
Supports Moodle 2.4 2.5 2.6 2.7
Latest release: Monday, 10 November 2014, 6:18 PM
qtype_easyoname
Name to structure (or reaction) question type. You can ask studnts to draw chemical structures or reactions. This plugin requires Marvin Applets from Chemaxon.
20 sites
5 downloads
1
Supports Moodle 2.3 2.4 2.5 2.6 2.7
Latest release: Friday, 3 October 2014, 1:02 AM
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qtype_easyonewman
Drag and drop question in which students build Newman projections. Tests students knowledge of drawing and interpreting Newman Projections.
23 sites
7 downloads
1
Supports Moodle 2.3 2.4 2.5 2.6
Released: Wednesday, 16 April 2014, 9:54 AM
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qtype_easyostructure
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
5 downloads
1
Supports Moodle 2.3 2.4 2.5 2.6
Latest release: Wednesday, 9 April 2014, 8:19 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.
59 sites
4 downloads
1
Supports Moodle 2.3 2.4
Latest release: Wednesday, 4 September 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.
41 sites
1
Supports Moodle 2.3 2.4
Latest release: Tuesday, 23 July 2013, 12:39 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}
47 sites
16 downloads
1
Supports Moodle 1.9 2.0 2.1 2.2 2.3
Latest release: Friday, 15 June 2012, 5:50 AM
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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.
23 sites
47 downloads
Supports Moodle 2.6 2.7 2.8 2.9 3.0 3.1 3.2 3.3
Released: Friday, 20 October 2017, 5:18 PM
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qtype_easyomech
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.
20 sites
3 downloads
Supports Moodle 2.3 2.4 2.5 2.6 2.7
Latest release: Friday, 13 June 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
5 downloads
Supports Moodle 2.3 2.4 2.5 2.6
Latest release: Wednesday, 9 April 2014, 11:58 PM
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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.
3 sites
13 downloads
Supports Moodle 1.9
Released: Monday, 5 December 2011, 9:55 PM
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