Select the Manage → Settings → Configuration menu and click the Advanced Properties tab. The Advanced Properties tab under Manage, allows you to configure Item Attributes and Response Attributes.

Set Item Attributes

Specify Item Title

Use Item Title to specify a default title for exhibits and specify if the item titles may be edited. The text title here is only applied to exhibit items created after saving this setting. Existing exhibit items are not changed.

  1. Enter the Default Value for the Item Title. All new exhibits are given this item title by default.
  2. Select the desired Configurability setting for the Item Title. This determines if the item writer can change the setting, view the current setting, or even see the setting at all.

      3. Click Update to apply the changes.

Add Calculator

Calculators can be added to a project. Individual items may then use the same calculator across items. 

  1. First select the type of calculator(s) you want to available for any item. You may hold the Ctrl key on the keyboard and select multiple calculator types.
  2. Select the Default Value for the calculator from the drop-down list. The default value for Add Calculator is Not set. This is the default setting for all items when they are first created.

    If you choose a Default value for the calculator, the default calculator is automatically added to every item. If you want the item writer to determine if a calculator is added to the item, select Not set.

    When multiple calculators are selected, the Default calculator is added to the item, but the item writer can select a different calculator from the Add Calculator drop-down list.



  3. Select the desired Configurability setting for the calculator. This determines if the item writer can change the setting, view the current setting, or even see the setting at all.

    Once you have added the calculator to the project, calculators may be added to individual items. The calculator is available on the following ExamDeveloper pages:

    Develop Questions → Write Item Write Question page - Advanced Properties band

    Manage → Project Bank → search and select questions → Batch Edit - Select Add Calculator and select the desired calculator from the Add Calculator drop-down list.

    Examine Question - Advanced Properties tab

    Modify Question - Advanced Properties band




  4. Click Update to apply the changes.

Set Enumerated options

Use the Enumerated item attribute to exclude an item from the numbering sequence in the review screen. 

  1. Select the Default value for Enumerated. This is the default setting for all items when they are first created.
  2. Select the desired Configurability setting for Enumerated. This determines if the item writer can change the setting, view the current setting, or even see the setting at all.
  3. Click Update to apply the changes.

    The Enumerated option appears in the Advanced Properties band for the item, when the attribute is enabled in the project settings. In this example, the item writer can modify the enumerated setting for the item.

    Examine Question - Advanced Properties tab

Set Response Attributes

Set Shuffle Response

You can set up shuffle the response options for new items created in your project, rather than listing the response options in the order they were authored. 

This setting is only applied to items created after the setting is saved. This setting overrides section and form shuffle settings, but not item level settings if they are different from this setting. Items created before this setting was applied are not affected by this setting.

  1. Select Yes for the Shuffle Response Default value to turn on shuffle response. Select No to disable shuffle response. If Not Set is selected, shuffle response is disabled.
  2. Select the desired Configurability setting for the shuffle response. This determines if the item writer can change the setting, view the current setting, or even see the setting at all.

      3. Click Update to apply the changes.

 

Set Minimum and Maximum Responses

The Minimum and Maximum Responses configurations only apply to MCQ, Multiple Correct Options item types.

 

You can specify the minimum and maximum number of correct response options a candidate can select for an MCQ, Multiple Correct Options question. Use this option rather than using the global override on the QTI configuration page.

  1. Set the Default value for the Minimum and Maximum Responses. This is the default setting for all items when they are first created.

       2.Select the desired Configurability setting for the Minimum and Maximum Responses. This determines if the item writer can change the setting, view the current setting, or even see the setting at all.

      3. Click Update to apply the changes.

Set Response Required

Response Required is an optional attribute used to specify whether the test driver should prevent candidates from navigating off any item they have not answered completely.

  1. Select the Default value for Response Required. This is the default setting for all items when they are first created.
  2. Select the desired Configurability setting for Response Required. This determines if the item writer can change the setting, view the current setting, or even see the setting at all.
  3. Click Update to apply the changes.

Set Response Confirmation

Response Confirmation is an optional attribute used to specify that the test driver should prompt candidates to confirm their answer to an item before moving off of it.

  1. Select the Default value for Response Confirmation. This is the default setting for all items when they are first created.
  2. Select the desired Configurability setting for Response Confirmation. This determines if the item writer can change the setting, view the current setting, or even see the setting at all.
  3. Click Update to apply the changes.

Set No Response Confirmation

No Response Confirmation is an optional attribute used to specify that the test driver should prompt candidates for confirmation to move off an item if they did not respond to the item completely.

  1. Select the Default value for No Response Confirmation. This is the default setting for all items when they are first created.
  2. Select the desired Configurability setting for No Response Confirmation. This determines if the item writer can change the setting, view the current setting, or even see the setting at all.
  3. Click Update to apply the changes.