Different types of survey questions

There are five different question types that can be added to a survey. This article will explain them.

When you are adding a question to a survey, you will notice that there are five different question types that can be added to a survey.

This article will explain them.

Free-text 

- The user will be able to answer the question in a free text box.

Creating the question:

 

How the question will appear:

Radio button

- Selecting 'Radio button' will allow the user answering the question to select one answer only.

Creating the question:

 

How the question will appear on the quiz:

 

Drop-down

- Selecting 'Drop-down' will allow the user answering the quiz to select only one answer.

Creating the question:

 

How the question will appear on the quiz:

 

Multiple Choice

- The person setting the quiz can allow the respondee to select as many answers as they like.

- Within a multiple choice question, the user answering the quiz can select as many answers as they like.

Creating the question:

How the question will appear on the quiz:

Poll:

- Creating a poll can be used to gauge feedback and opinion.

Creating the question:

 

How the poll will appear on the quiz:

 

Adding weights to polls:

- Adding weights to poll answers is a useful tool if you want to assign a numerical value to the poll answers. This can be helpful when analysing the data. 

- It can also help to add a positive or negative feeling towards the responses.

 

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