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Creating Extra Credit Questions on Exams in Blackboard

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Edit an existing test.

On the Test Canvas screen, click the Question Settings button (top right).

Extra Credit

Extra Credit

On the Test Question Settings screen, scroll to Section 4. Add a check mark to the option, “Provide option to assign questions as extra credit.

Extra Credit Settings

Extra Credit Settings

When finished, click Submit.

Select the test question you want to be extra credit and click the Points box to the right of the screen.

Extra Credit Question

Extra Credit Question

A popup menu will appear. Insert the the point value of the question. Add a check mark to the Extra Credit box and click Submit.

The Points box will display again with the words “(Extra Credit)” as shown below.

Extra Credit Points

Extra Credit Points



Written by Dr. Sherri E. Ritter

September 29, 2014 at 9:00 am

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