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Some quiz questions are graded automatically by D2L, including multiple-choice, true/false, multi-select, and matching. More qualitative questions, like written response, must be evaluated manually.
There are two options for grading quizzes:
If a quiz is
connected to the gradebook, the quiz score will appear in Grades for students. If a quiz is manually scored, those scores will need to
To send a quiz score to the gradebook, a grade item must be created in the gradebook. See
Creating Grade Items for more information.
If quizzes are not fully auto-graded, the remaining questions will need to be manually evaluated and sent to the gradebook.
Note: Feedback on a quiz can also be published without connecting to a grade item by following steps 1-5.
Note: For quizzes that allow more than one attempt, the chosen score (highest, average, etc.) is the score that will be sent to the gradebook.
Check the Grades area to make sure that scores have transferred properly. Visit Grades for more information.