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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!
Latest release: 222 sites 129 downloads 83
Supports Moodle 2.1 | 2.2 | 2.3 | 2.4 | 2.5 | 2.6 | 2.7 | 2.8 | 2.9
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report_editdates
This 'report' is actually a tool to let you edit all the dates in a course on one page.
Latest release: 1058 sites 428 downloads 55
Supports Moodle 2.2 | 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 | 3.9 | 3.10
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A drag and drop question type where missing words have to be dragged into gaps in a paragraph of text.
Latest release: 191 sites 125 downloads 54
Supports Moodle 2.1 | 2.2 | 2.3 | 2.4 | 2.5 | 2.6 | 2.7 | 2.8 | 2.9
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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)
Latest release: 1122 sites 346 downloads 52
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 | 3.9 | 3.10
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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.
Latest release: 1680 sites 390 downloads 41
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 | 3.5 | 3.6 | 3.7 | 3.8 | 3.9 | 3.10
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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.
Latest release: 265 sites 79 downloads 32
Supports Moodle 2.1 | 2.2 | 2.3 | 2.4 | 2.5 | 2.6 | 2.7 | 2.8 | 2.9
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. If they select too many choices, then incorrect choices outweigh correct ones.
Latest release: 1488 sites 298 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 | 3.4 | 3.5 | 3.6 | 3.7 | 3.8 | 3.9 | 3.10
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This Quiz access rule plugin lets you require students to agree to a statement about not plagiarising before starting a quiz.
Latest release: 592 sites 200 downloads 26
Supports Moodle 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 | 3.5 | 3.6 | 3.7 | 3.8 | 3.9 | 3.10
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block_rate_course
This block provides an Amazon-style 5 star rating system for courses. Users each give a rating and the total is displayed in the block.
Latest release: 409 sites 333 downloads 26
Supports Moodle 2.0 | 2.1 | 2.2 | 2.3 | 2.4 | 2.5 | 2.7
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mod_oublog
Alternative blog. Can be used as a course activity.
Latest release: 898 sites 353 downloads 24
Supports Moodle 2.1 | 2.3 | 2.4 | 2.5 | 2.6 | 2.7 | 2.9 | 3.0 | 3.1 | 3.2 | 3.3 | 3.4 | 3.5 | 3.8 | 3.9
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qtype_ddmarker
The student can drag markers to indicate key features on an image.
Latest release: 128 sites 100 downloads 24
Supports Moodle 2.1 | 2.2 | 2.3 | 2.4 | 2.5 | 2.6 | 2.7 | 2.8 | 2.9
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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.
Latest release: 706 sites 179 downloads 23
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 | 3.5 | 3.6 | 3.7 | 3.8 | 3.9 | 3.10
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report_editgroups
This 'report' is actually a tool to let you edit all the groups in a course on one page.
Latest release: 361 sites 114 downloads 22
Supports Moodle 2.2 | 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 | 3.9 | 3.10
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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.
Latest release: 338 sites 73 downloads 14
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 | 3.9 | 3.10
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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.
Latest release: 843 sites 143 downloads 13
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 | 3.5 | 3.6 | 3.7 | 3.8 | 3.9 | 3.10
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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.
Latest release: 413 sites 246 downloads 12
Supports Moodle 2.1 | 2.2 | 2.3 | 2.4 | 2.5 | 2.6 | 2.7 | 2.8 | 2.9 | 3.0 | 3.1 | 3.4 | 3.5 | 3.6 | 3.7 | 3.8 | 3.9 | 3.10
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report_editidnumber
This 'report' is actually a tool to let you edit all the idnumbers in a course on one page.
Latest release: 81 sites 47 downloads 12
Supports Moodle 2.2 | 2.3 | 2.4 | 2.5 | 2.6 | 2.7 | 2.8 | 2.9 | 3.0 | 3.1 | 3.2 | 3.4 | 3.5 | 3.6 | 3.7 | 3.8 | 3.9 | 3.10
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mod_ouwiki
Alternative wiki. Simple wiki designed for teaching and learning.
Latest release: 495 sites 131 downloads 12
Supports Moodle 2.1 | 2.2 | 2.3 | 2.4 | 2.5 | 2.6 | 2.7 | 2.9 | 3.0 | 3.1 | 3.2 | 3.3 | 3.4
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mod_forumng
Alternative forum with AJAX and management features
Latest release: 222 sites 219 downloads 11
Supports Moodle 2.1 | 2.2 | 2.3 | 2.4 | 2.5 | 2.6 | 2.7 | 2.9 | 3.0 | 3.1 | 3.2 | 3.3 | 3.4 | 3.8 | 3.9
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block_recommender
This block offers three different recommendation services: popular activities on this course; popular courses on this site; and shared bookmarks. Each can be enabled and configured separately.
Latest release: 12 sites 54 downloads 9
Supports Moodle 2.3 | 2.4 | 2.5
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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.
Latest release: 171 sites 89 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 | 3.4 | 3.5 | 3.6 | 3.7 | 3.8 | 3.9 | 3.10
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mod_dataplus
DataPlus is a Moodle module that enables the production of customisable, portable, standalone SQLite3 databases for teaching and learning. It's features are similar to the Data module, but it allows easier export and search as well as improved performance for larger databases.
Latest release: 31 sites 42 downloads 4
Supports Moodle 2.1 | 2.3 | 2.4 | 3.1
Please use https://moodle.org/plugins/editor_ousupsub instead of this plugin.
Latest release: 38 sites 37 downloads 4
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
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This question behaviour uses web services to connect to other question engines like OpenMark or ounit, so that their questions can be used in a Moodle quiz.
Latest release: 172 sites 74 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 | 3.4 | 3.5 | 3.6 | 3.7 | 3.8 | 3.9 | 3.10
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local_ousearch
Provides an indexed full-text search backend for OU activity modules.
Released: 37 sites 10 downloads 2
Supports Moodle 2.1