Do multiple-choice questions only have one answer?

Do multiple-choice questions only have one answer?

For questions with only one correct answer, use “Multiple Choice.” For questions where you want the student to select more than one correct answer, use “Multiple Answer.”

Can multiple-choice have two answers?

Multiple, multiple choice questions have many possible answer choices just like multiple choice questions do. The difference is that you can choose more than one correct answer. A check box will be displayed before each of the choices.

How many ways can a multiple-choice test be answered?

Here, there are 4 choices per question, and 10 questions. Choosing an answer for each question is a sequential task, so there are 4 × 4 × 4 × 4 × 4 × 4 × 4 × 4 × 4 × 4=410 ways to answer.

What are the rules of multiple-choice?


  • Use Plausible Distractors (wrong-response options)
  • Use a Question Format.
  • Emphasize Higher-Level Thinking.
  • Emphasize Higher-Level Thinking (continued)
  • Keep Option Lengths Similar.
  • Balance the Placement of the Correct Answer.
  • Be Grammatically Correct.
  • What is single choice vs multiple choice?

    The main difference between single and multiple-choice questions is that candidates can choose only one answer for a single choice question, while for multiple-choice questions, they can choose one or more correct answers.

    How do you score multiple answer questions?

    To calculate how much each answer is worth, the system takes the total number of points assigned to the question and divides it by the total number of answer choices. For example, if a question is worth 10 points total and has 5 answer choices, each choice is worth 2 points (10/5=2).

    What is the difference between multiple choice questions and checkboxes?

    Checkbox Fields: A question with a group of answer choices that the user can select. They can select any combination of answers. Best used when there are multiple “correct” answers. Multiple Choice Fields: A question with a group of answers choices that lets the user select one choice only.

    What is a single answer question?

    Single-Selection, or Single Answer Questions are questions where a user is asked to pick only one answer from a pre-determined set of responses of two or more options. They are one of the most common survey question types and are effective in determining a user’s primary preference among a set of choices.

    How many ways can a student check off one answer to each question and get all the questions wrong?

    The answer is four times itself six times, 46=4096.

    How many ways can 5 questions be answered if for every question there are 3 possible answers?

    3. How many ways can 5 questions be answered if for every question there are 3 possible answers? 15! is the answer, I guess.

    How can I pass a multiple choice test without studying?

    U.S. Navy/Flickr Ideally, multiple-choice exams would be random, without patterns of right or wrong answers….Here are a few of Poundstone’s tactics for outsmarting any multiple-choice test:

    1. Ignore conventional wisdom.
    2. Look at the surrounding answers.
    3. Choose the longest answer.
    4. Eliminate the outliers.