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Search Criterion

Searches Questions Based on

Available Operators

Selection type (Single/Multiple options)Search Results

Question ID

Question ID (integer)

Drop-down:

is equal to
is less than
is greater than
is between

Single

A list of items with the specified Question ID.

LanguageLanguage Group and/or Language Code

Drop-down:

is equal to
is less than
is greater than
is between

Single

A list of items with the specified Language Groups or Language Codes.

Blueprint ID

Blueprint ID

Drop-down:

Level 1 Node name
Level 2 Node name
Level 3 Node name
.
.
so on till the last Level Node.

A new list box will appear listing the various Blueprint names (IDs and labels) at the selected Blueprint level allowing selection of multiple Blueprint nodes.

MultipleA list of items with the specified Blueprint ID(s).
TypeType of Question

Drop-down:

MCQ, One Correct Option
MCQ, Multiple Correct Options
Pull-down List
Shared Option List (R-Type)
Constructed Response / Oral
Point And Click
Matching
Display-Type
Fill In The Blank
Enhanced Matching
Spreadsheet
External

SingleA list of items of the selected type.

State

The state of the Question

List box:

Draft
Review
Rejected Returned (This text may appear alteredusing other words, depending on the text provided in the Reject State Text setting of the Item Bank's configuration)
Validate
Completed
Imported
Obsolete

MultipleA list of items having the selected State(s).

Review State

Review State

List box: Review States available for the selected Project.

MultipleA list of items having the selected Review State(s).

Stem text

All or some of the text in the Question Stem

Drop-down:

contains
does not contain
is equal to
is not equal to
begins with
does not begin with

SingleA list of items with Stems containing the specified words in the specified sequence.

Option text

All or some of the text in the Answer Options

Drop-down:

contains
does not contain
is equal to
is not equal to
begins with
does not begin with

SingleA list of items with Answer Options containing the specified words in the specified sequence.

Correct Answer Text

All or some of the text in the correct Answer Option(s)

Drop-down:

contains
does not contain
is equal to
is not equal to
begins with
does not begin with

SingleA list of items with the correct Answer Option(s) containing the specified words in the specified sequence.

Option Count

Number of Answer Options on the Question

Drop-down:

is equal to
is less than
is greater than
is between

SingleA list of items with the specified number of Answer Options.
Referenced As ExhibitQuestion ID of Exhibit Question

Drop-down:

is equal to
is less than
is greater than
is between

SingleA list of Display-Type items with the specified Question ID(s) if they have been attached as Exhibits exhibits to any item in the current Projectproject.

Question Metadata

Metadata name

Drop-down: Select one of the Metadata metadata names used in the Projectproject.

A new drop-down will appear with the following options:
contains
is equal to
begins with

SingleA list of items having the specified Metadata metadata content.

Has Label

Search Label(s) assigned to Question(s)

List box: Select from the list of Labels labels used in the Projectproject.

MultipleA list of items having the specified Search Label(s).

Reference

Reference(s) name(s)

List box: Select from the list of References references used in the Projectproject.

MultipleA list of items having the specified Referencereference(s).

Contains Graphic

One or more Assets

List box: Select from the list of Assets assets names used in the Projectproject.

MultipleA list of items having the specified Assetasset(s).

Comments

Comment Tags and Comments associated with Question(s)

Select a Comment comment flag from the first drop-down:
Free text
External ID
Need to work on
Missing graphic
Need to verify references
Multiple correct answers

Select the operator from the drop-down and then provide the Comment comment text to search:
contains
does not contain
is equal to
is not equal to
begins with
does not begin with

SingleA list of items having the specified words in the specified sequence in the selected Comment comment type.

External ID

External ID of the Question

Drop-down:

contains
does not contain
is equal to
is not equal to
begins with
does not begin with

SingleA list of items with the specified External ID.

Editable On

Project name(s)

Lis tbox: List of Projects projects under the current Item Bank.

MultipleA list of items editable in the selected Projectsprojects.
Submitted on Behalf ofName of the user(s) on whose behalf, the Question item was submitted by another user

You can search for Questions items submitted on behalf of particular user(s) via the Submitted on Behalf of drop-down option, selecting user name(s) from the list and clicking the Retrieve Question button. The list contains names of users enabled in the current Projectproject.

The Search on Behalf of search criteria can be enabled or disabled via the Search tab under Manage → Setting → Configuration. This determines whether or not this option is visible in pages with search functionality.

Multiple

A list of items submitted on behalf of the specified user(s).

Note

Only those items are listed, which were submitted on behalf of the selected user(s). The result do not show items authored by those user(s).

Written by

Name of the user(s) who has/have written the Questionsitems

List box: Select one or more names from the list of users. This list contains all active and disabled users in the Projectproject.

Multiple

A list of items written by the specified user(s).

Reviewed by

Name of the user(s) who has/have reviewed the Questionsitems

List box: Select one or more names from the list of users. This list contains all active and disabled users in the Projectproject.

Multiple

A list of items reviewed by the specified user(s).

Validated by

Name of the user(s) who has/have validated the Questionsitems

List box: Select one or more names from the list of users. This list contains all active and disabled users in the Projectproject.

Multiple

A list of items validated by the specified user(s).

Date Written

Date on which the Question item was written

Drop-down:

is equal to
is less than
is greater than
is between

The date can be manually entered in the MM/DD/YYYY format or chosen using the calendar tool.

SingleA list of items with a creation date according to the selected operator and specified date.

Date Last Modified

Date on which the last modifications were made to the Questionitem

Drop-down:

is equal to
is less than
is greater than
is between

The date can be manually entered in the MM/DD/YYYY format or chosen using the calendar tool.

SingleA list of items with the last modification date according to the selected operator and specified date.

Quality Rating

Quality Rating of the Questionitem

Drop-down:

is equal to
is less than
is greater than
is between

A Quality Rating drop-down appears where values can be selected from the below:
0 Stars
0.5 Stars
1 Stars
1.5 Stars
2 Stars
2.5 Stars
3 Stars
3.5 Stars
4 Stars
4.5 Stars
5 Stars 

SingleA list of items with a Quality Rating according to the specified value.

Angoff value

Angoff Value of the Questionitem

Drop-down:

is equal to
is less than
is greater than
is between

SingleA list of items with an Angoff value according to the specified numeric value.

On Collection

Collection(s) name(s)

List box: Select one or more Collections collections from the list for this Projectproject.

MultipleA list of items belonging to the specified Collectioncollection(s).

Belongs to Case

Case(s) name(s)

List box: Select one or more Cases cases from the list for the current Projectproject.

MultipleA list of items belonging to the specified Casecase(s).

Order on Case

Sequence number at which the Question item appears on a Casecase

List box: The list of Cases cases present in the Project project is provided as a drop-down and the user must select one of them.

Drop-down:

is equal to
is less than
is greater than
is between

SingleItem with the specified order number on the specified Casecase, viewed on Examine Question page.
Case TextAll or some of the text in the Case case Text

Drop-down:

contains
does not contain
is equal to
is not equal to
begins with
does not begin with

SingleA list of items in Casecase(s) having the Case Text with the specified words in the specified sequence.

Belongs to Exam Section

Exam Section(s) name(s)

List box: Select one or more Sections sections from the list for the Projectproject.

MultipleA list of items belonging to the specified Exam Section(s).

Belongs to Exam Form

Exam Form(s) name(s)

List box: Select one or more Exam Forms exam forms from the list for the Projectproject.

MultipleA list of items belonging to the specified Exam Formexam form(s).

Order on Exam

Sequence number at which the Question item appears on an Exam Formexam form

List box: The list of Exam Forms exam forms present in the Project project is provided as a drop-down and the user must select one of them.

Drop-down:

is equal to
is less than
is greater than
is between

SingleItem with the specified order number on the specified Exam Formexam form, viewed on Examine Question page.
Analysis GroupAnalysis Group(s) name(s)List box: The list of Analysis Groups analysis groups present in the parent Item Bank is displayed.MultipleA list of items having statistics belonging to the selected Analysis Groupanalysis group(s).

Question Difficulty

Question Item Difficulty (valid value from 0 to 1)

Describes how easy or difficult the Question item really is.

List box: The list of existing Analysis Sets analysis sets present in the Project is the project is provided and the user can choose one or more before applying the operator.

Drop-down:

is equal to (Latest)
is equal to (Default)
is equal to (Most Candidates)
is less than (Latest)
is less than (Default)
is less than (Most Candidates)
is greater than (Latest)
is greater than (Default)
is greater than (Most Candidates)
is between (Latest)
is between (Default)
is between (Most Candidates)

Multiple

A list of items having

Question

Item Difficulty according to the selected operator and the specified value.

Question Discrimination

Question Discrimination (valid value from -1 to +1)

The correlation describing the relationship between responses to a Question an item and the total score on the test.

List box: The list of existing Analysis Sets analysis sets present in the Project is the project is provided and the user can choose one or more before applying the operator.

Drop-down:

is equal to (Latest)
is equal to (Default)
is equal to (Most Candidates)
is less than (Latest)
is less than (Default)
is less than (Most Candidates)
is greater than (Latest)
is greater than (Default)
is greater than (Most Candidates)
is between (Latest)
is between (Default)
is between (Most Candidates)

MultipleA list of items having Question Discrimination according to the selected operator and the specified value.

Question Candidates(N)

Question Candidates (N) (valid value is a positive integer greater than 0)

The number of examinees who would correctly answer the Questionitem.

List box: The list of existing Analysis Sets analysis sets present in the Project is the project is provided and the user can choose one or more before applying the operator.

Drop-down:

is equal to (Latest)
is equal to (Default)
is equal to (Most Candidates)
is less than (Latest)
is less than (Default)
is less than (Most Candidates)
is greater than (Latest)
is greater than (Default)
is greater than (Most Candidates)
is between (Latest)
is between (Default)
is between (Most Candidates)

MultipleA list of items having Question Candidates (N) according to the selected operator and the specified value.

IRT A (Item Response Theory)

Discrimination parameter (valid value from -8 to +8)

Describes how effectively the Question item can discriminate between highly-proficient and less proficient examinees.

List box: The list of existing Analysis Sets analysis sets present in the Project is the project is provided and the user can choose one or more before applying the operator.

Drop-down:

is equal to (Latest)
is equal to (Default)
is equal to (Most Candidates)
is less than (Latest)
is less than (Default)
is less than (Most Candidates)
is greater than (Latest)
is greater than (Default)
is greater than (Most Candidates)
is between (Latest)
is between (Default)
is between (Most Candidates)

MultipleA list of items having IRT A according to the selected operator and the specified value.

IRT B (Item Response Theory)

Threshold parameter (valid value from -8 to +8)

Describes how easy or difficult the Question item really is.

List box: The list of existing Analysis Sets analysis sets present in the Project is the project is provided and the user can choose one or more before applying the operator.

Drop-down:

is equal to (Latest)
is equal to (Default)
is equal to (Most Candidates)
is less than (Latest)
is less than (Default)
is less than (Most Candidates)
is greater than (Latest)
is greater than (Default)
is greater than (Most Candidates)
is between (Latest)
is between (Default)
is between (Most Candidates)

MultipleA list of items having IRT B according to the selected operator and the specified value.

IRT C (Item Response Theory)

Guessing parameter (valid value from -8 to +8)

Describes how likely Examinees candidates are to be able to guess the correct answer.

List box: The list of existing Analysis Sets analysis sets present in the Project is the project is provided and the user can choose one or more before applying the operator.

Drop-down:

is equal to (Latest)
is equal to (Default)
is equal to (Most Candidates)
is less than (Latest)
is less than (Default)
is less than (Most Candidates)
is greater than (Latest)
is greater than (Default)
is greater than (Most Candidates)
is between (Latest)
is between (Default)
is between (Most Candidates)

MultipleA list of items having IRT C according to the selected operator and the specified value.

Option Candidates (N)

Option Candidates (N) (valid value is a positive integer greater than 0 and not exceeding the value of Question Candidates for the Questionitem)

The number of Candidates who chose a certain Answer Option.

List box: The list of existing Analysis Sets analysis sets present in the Project is the project is provided and the user can choose one or more before applying the operator.

Drop-down:

is equal to (Latest)
is equal to (Default)
is equal to (Most Candidates)
is less than (Latest)
is less than (Default)
is less than (Most Candidates)
is greater than (Latest)
is greater than (Default)
is greater than (Most Candidates)
is between (Latest)
is between (Default)
is between (Most Candidates)

MultipleA list of items having Option Candidates (N) according to the selected operator and the specified value.

Option Score

Option Score (valid value from -99 to +9999)

The score of the Answer Option.

List box: The list of existing Analysis Sets analysis sets present in the Project is the project is provided and the user can choose one or more before applying the operator.

Drop-down:

is equal to (Latest)
is equal to (Default)
is equal to (Most Candidates)
is less than (Latest)
is less than (Default)
is less than (Most Candidates)
is greater than (Latest)
is greater than (Default)
is greater than (Most Candidates)
is between (Latest)
is between (Default)
is between (Most Candidates)

MultipleA list of items having Option Score according to the selected operator and the specified value.

Option Discrimination

Option Discrimination (valid value from -1 to +1)

The correlation between responses to an Answer Option and total score on the Exam Formexam form.

List box: The list of existing Analysis Sets analysis sets present in the Project is the project is provided and the user can choose one or more before applying the operator.

Drop-down:

is equal to (Latest)
is equal to (Default)
is equal to (Most Candidates)
is less than (Latest)
is less than (Default)
is less than (Most Candidates)
is greater than (Latest)
is greater than (Default)
is greater than (Most Candidates)
is between (Latest)
is between (Default)
is between (Most Candidates)

MultipleA list of items having Option Discrimination according to the selected operator and the specified value.

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Select one of the group of seven statistical search parameters at the bottom of the first drop-down list on the left as these are associated with statistics. Next, choose the name of the default Analysis Set analysis set associated with the item you are looking for in the adjacent list and select the required operator in the adjacent drop-down list. Finally, enter the value for the parameter, which you had selected in the first drop-down, into the last box and click the Retrieve Questions button.

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Column

Description

Select Questions field

Displays the list of items that can be used to select the items intended to be examined.

  • None: Items selected in all pages for the retrieved search criteria will be unselected.
  • Some: The status field is automatically changed to “Some", on choosing a few items either from one page or from several pages.
  • Page: All items from the current page are selected.
  • All: All items retrieved for the search criteria are selected.

Question ID

The Question item number in the form of (Language Group).(Language Code).

State

The state of the item which can be any of the following:

  • Draft
  • Review
  • Returned
  • Validate
  • Completed
  • Imported
  • Obsolete

Blueprint

The Blueprint ID of the item.

Written by

The author of the item. The name of the user on whose behalf the item has been submitted is listed here if it has been submitted that way.

Question Stem

The text of the item. A graphics icon is displayed before the text for items containing any Assetasset.

 

It is possible to modify the columns being displayed in the results grid by clicking the Choose Columns link.

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A pop-up opens where you can select the columns to be displayed via corresponding check boxes and click Save Columns. The selection is saved for the current login session and is valid for all Projectsprojects. You can restore the original selection by clicking Reset Columns.

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