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The Multiple Choice Quiz Template Format


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Parts of the multiple choice quiz PowerPoint template.
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Multiple Choice Quizzes for the Classroom

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No more mundane quizzes for your class. Add a little something extra to your multiple choice quizzes by using an interactive powerpoint presentation template.

This Multiple Choice quiz format can be adapted to become a true / false scenario very easily.

The method of creating this multiple choice quiz template is by using invisible hyperlinks (also called invisible buttons or hotspots). The invisible hyperlinks are placed over the various answers on the powerpoint slide. When an answer is selected, the slide changes to show whether the answer was correct or incorrect.

 Download the PowerPoint Multiple Choice Quiz Template file to use in this tutorial.

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Modify the Multiple Choice Quiz Template – Part 1


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Move invisible hyperlinks to make changes to the powerpoint multiple choice quiz template.
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Modify the First Slide

This powerpoint template for a multiple choice quiz can be easily changed to suit the needs of your particular use. You can modify it for a true/false quiz or just add additional Slides to make the quiz longer.

  1. Save a second copy of the template file so that you always have an original.
  2. Open the copy of the multiple choice quiz template.
  3. Change the title of the first slide to reflect your own question for this multiple choice quiz.
  4. Click on top of one of the current answers in the multiple choice answer portion of the slide . You will see that selection handles appear, indicating that there is a graphic present, although it is currently invisible. This is the invisible hyperlink mentioned earlier.
  5. Drag this invisible hyperlink box out of the way, but keep it close by so that you can retrieve it later.

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Modify the Multiple Choice Quiz Template – Part 2


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Drag invisible hyperlinks back in place on the powerpoint multiple choice quiz template.
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Modify the First Slidecon't

  1. Replace the answer on the multiple choice portion of the slide with an answer of your own.
    • Note – Make your answers correct, or incorrect like they were on the original slide — that is — if answer A is false on the original slide, replace the answer with another false answer. The reason is that this spot is already linked to the slide that says the answer is false. Likewise for a correct answer.

  2. Once you have entered your answer, drag the invisible hyperlink back over top of your new answer. If necessary, stretch it to the right using the selection handles, if your new answer is larger than the original answer in the template.
  3. Continue this process for all 4 answers shown on the slide.
  4. Repeat this whole process for each multiple choice question slide, changing the questions and answers.

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Add More Multiple Choice Quiz Question Slides


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Copy a slide in the multiple choice quiz template.
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Add More Multiple Choice Quiz Question Slides

  1. Copy one of the multiple choice quiz question Slides.
    • To copy a slide, right click on the miniature version of the slide shown in the Outline / Slides pane on the left of your screen, and choose Copy from the shortcut menu.
    • Place the tip of your mouse pointer under the last miniature slide. Right click and choose Paste from the shortcut menu. You may paste the same slide multiple times, to reach the number of Slides that you need.

  2. Change the slide questions and answers, repeating the process in the previous steps.

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Copy Answer Slides in the Multiple Choice Quiz Template


PowerPoint Template - Multiple Choice Quizzes





Check the order of the Slides in the multiple choice quiz template.
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Copy "Correct" and "Incorrect" Slides

For each multiple choice question slide, there must be two corresponding answer Slides. One is for the correct answer and one is for the incorrect answer.

  1. Copy one of the "Incorrect" answer Slides. Paste a copy of this slide after each multiple choice quiz question slide in the template.
  2. Copy one of the "Correct" answer Slides. Paste a copy of this slide after each "Incorrect" answer slide.

Note - It is important to place the "Incorrect" answer slide before the "Correct" answer slide. The slide show is designed so that after a correct answer slide is shown, a new multiple choice question slide appears.

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Link Multiple Choice Answers to Corresponding Slides


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Link invisible hyperlink to slide in powerpoint multiple choice quiz template.
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Link the Answers to the Corresponding Slides

When all your Slides are complete, you need to return to each multiple choice quiz question slide and link the answers to the correct slide.

Note - If you go on to create your own PowerPoint template quizzes from scratch, you would most likely link the answers at the time you create the invisible hyperlinks. However, since the links are already created in this template, you will do the linking after all the new slides are created.

This tutorial on Creating Classroom Games Using Invisible Hyperlinks shows you how easy it is to create your own classroom games and quizzes.

  1. Now that you have a "Correct" and "Incorrect" answer slide in place after each multiple choice quiz question, you need to link the invisible hyperlinks on each question slide to the correct answer slide.
  2. To do this, right click on one of the invisible hyperlinks, and choose Action Settings…
  3. In the Hyperlink drop down list, choose Slide… and locate the correct answer slide that follows the current question slide.
  4. Click on OK and that multiple choice quiz answer will be linked to the appropriate "Correct" or "Incorrect" slide.
  5. Repeat this process for each question slide.

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Test the Multiple Choice Quiz Template


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Test the powerpoint multiple choice quiz template.
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Test the Multiple Choice Quiz Template

  1. Choose View > Slide Show from the menu or use the powerpoint keyboard shortcut by pressing the F5 key.
  2. Click through all the questions and answers to make sure everything works.

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