Copy questions from the question pool into an assessment

From Sakai Help

This allows for individual questions from a particular Question Pool to be copied and added to a new or existing assessment.

Note: Questions copied from a pool are presented in the order listed in the assessment. To deliver questions randomly from a pool, see Set up a random question set.

Go to Tests & Quizzes.

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Select the Tests & Quizzes tool from the Tool Menu in your site.

Select an assessment.

A question copied from a question pool may be added to any assessment. Select an existing assessment or create a new one to add questions.

Create a New Assessment.

Click Add.

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For more information on creating new assessments, see Create an assessment in Tests and Quizzes.

Or edit an existing assessment.

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Select Copy from Question Pool from the drop-down menu.

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Select a question pool.

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Select a question pool from the list.

Select the question/s.

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Check the corresponding box for the question/s you would like to copy.

Click Copy.

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Scroll down to the bottom of the question list and click the Copy button.

Note: Optionally, you may use the drop-down menu to assign the question to part of the assessment. Part 1 is the default portion.

More questions about the Tests and Quizzes tool?


This page is adapted from an equivalent Sakai Community help article.

The original Sakai Community help article, unedited, is available at