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D2L: Desire2Learn Quiz Statistics


Quiz statistics is similar to Quiz Reports.  Data about the quiz can be downloaded in a CSV file so that analysis can be done with other tools and outside of the Learning Management Environment. More information about Quiz Statistics can be found at Viewing Quiz Statistics in the Desire2Learn Resource. Center.  Clicking on this link will take you away from the UWP Knowledgebase.

  • Instructor access to a Desire2Learn Course.
  1. Log into Desire2Learn.
  2. Select a course.
  3. Click More from the navigation bar.
  4. Choose Quizzes.
Manage Quizzes Homepage
  1. There are two methods for going to Quiz Statistics.  The first is to click the link called Statistics.  This will display all the quizzes in the course shell. By default the quizzes are listed in order by availability.  
Quiz Statistics
  1. To change the view (list) of the quizzes to be by Category, click the dropdown arrow next to View and choose By Category. To select a quiz to view the statistics click the name of the quiz.
  2. A second way to view statistics is to use the context menu next to the name of the quiz when in Manage Quizzes.  Click the dropdown arrow and choose Statistics.
Quiz Context Menu
  1. The View Statistics screen appears.
View Quiz Statistics
  1. There are three tabs of statistics that can be viewed about each quiz.  By default, the User Stats tab is selected.
  2. To export User Statistics click the Export to CSV file button.
  3. Class Statistics displays the class average and the distribution of scores graphically.
  4. Scroll down to see User Statistics for this quiz.
Quiz User Statistics
  1. To view the search options, click Show Search Options.  Options for what to search are First Name, Last Name and User ID.
  2. Use the Search For text box to locate a particular student.  Type in the Search text and click the magnifier symbol at the end of the search box.
  3. The  number of users per page can be either 20, 50, 100 or 200.  Use the dropdown arrow next to the per page label at the top right side of the table of users.
  4. Click the second tab Question Stats to view data about the quiz questions.
Quiz Question Statistics
  1. To export Question Statistics, click the Export to CSV file button.
  2. The Class Average is again displayed along with the number of questions there were answered.
  3. Scroll down to view the statistics for each question.  To view the question and correct answer, click the question name on the left.
  4. The percentage of how often the question was answered correctly and how many times it was attempted are displayed for each question.
  5. Click the Question Details tab to see more data on each quiz question.
Question Details Statistics
  1. Statistics can be restricted by Start and End dates.  Type a start date and check the box and/or type and end date.  Then click  Search to only show responses to the questions in that date range.
  2. To export Question Details, click the Export to CSV file button. 
Note: The Average Grade for this question is greater than 1 because one person was given five points for their answer rather than one point.

If you have questions, please contact the DLC Help Desk at 608.342.1303, or 877.854.3083. You can also visit the DLC Help Desk's web page for information on hours of availability.

Keywords:Quickguide Desire2Learn D2L Quiz Statistics   Doc ID:54184
Owner:Beth A.Group:UW Platteville
Created:2015-07-21 14:50 CSTUpdated:2017-10-23 12:10 CST
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