Posted by Julie Chazyn
Test writers often say it’s hard sometimes to know what question type to use in some situations. I was pleased to find an article by Monique Donahue of the American Hotel & Lodging Educational Institute on this subject. Monique explains appropriate uses for various question types such as true/false, multiple choice, matching and fill-in the blank . Test Writing 101: Making The Grade is worth a look. The article covers testing fundamentals and some do’s don’ts of test and question writing…check it out!
You can get more question writing advice in this Powerpoint from the Questionmark Learning Cafe: Creating Effective Assessments.