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Create a Quiz

Operating System: Windows and Mac

Applies To: UB faculty and staff

Last Updated: December 19, 2017

You can add quiz questions to a Panopto video at any point during the presentation. Quizzes can only be taken by people that are signed into



1.  Locate your video at

2.  To create a quiz, click the Edit icon.

add a quiz

3.  In the left navigation pane, click on Quizzes.

4.  Using the Pointer tool, navigate in the Timeline to where you want to put a quiz.

5.  Click on the Add a Quiz button. The Quiz form will appear in your secondary stream area.

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6.  The form has several different fields: Quiz Name, Question, Answers, and Correct Answer Explanation.

7.  Select your question type from the drop-down, True/False, Multiple Choice, or Multiple Select.

8.  Another answer field can be added by clicking the Add Answer... button.

9.  To remove an answer you can click on the X next to any of the Answers.

10. Once you are done with a question and want to add another one, click the Add a Question button.

11. If you need to navigate to a different question is your quiz, you can use the Back and Next button.

12. Once you have added all of your questions, click the Done button.

quiz finished

13. You will then be directed to the Options page for this Quiz. In this page, you can: 

  • Allow Retakes
  • Show grade once the quiz is taken
  • Block your viewers from advancing the video until answers the quiz
  • Delete questions by clicking the X's
  • Reorganize the questions by using the arrows
  • Once you are finished, click the Save button. The name of your quiz will now appear in the Quizzing pane
  • Repeat these steps for each quiz you want to add to your session
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14. When you are finished, click the Publish blue button.

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