Multible Choice Questions

The infographic below describes the workflow of creating MCQ items.

Click the links under headline 3, 4, and 5 for more information or see the textbox to the right.


5 Tips for Writing MCQ Items

  1. The item content is important / common / catastrophical   
  2. Test applied knowledge instead of facts
  3. Cover the options – can the item be answered?
  4. Create homogeneous answer options
  5. Avoid technical errors