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Creating a Question Pool in Blackboard

  1. Go to Control Panel > Course Tools > Tests, Surveys, and Pools > Pools.
  2. Click Build Pool.Arrow pointing to "Build Pool" action button.
  3. Complete the Pool Information page (Name, Description, Instructions) and click Submit.Overview Image of Pool Information page (name, description, and instruction fillable fields).
  4. To build a new pool, you can choose Create Question (Multiple Choice, True/False, Essay, and more), Find Questions (in other tests, surveys, and pools), or Upload Questions (from an existing file to import). Visit the “Question Types” section of this page for details on creating different kinds of questions.Arrows pointing to "Create Question", "Find Questions", and "Upload Questions" action buttons.
  5. Once you have populated your Pool Canvas with questions, click OK to return to the Pools page.

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Updated on April 16, 2021

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