The Exam Engine works in conjunction with author
module. The author module enables inputting the required questions and answers by the author(s). The detailed help provides step-by-step procedure on using the author module and the test engine. The exam engine allows a candidate to take the test.
Important features of the Exam Engine software
Exam mode – Simulates actual exam environment
in which candidate needs to answer exam created by instructor in
a given time without any help from flash cards.
Learn mode – Provides interactive learning environment
where candidate can go through each question
and view flash cards and correct answers for each question.
Review mode – At
end of every exam (learn/exam) mode you can save results for
that exam for future viewing. In review mode you can view saved
exams with answers selected by candidate along with correct
answer and detailed explanation for each question (if provided
Variable font size :
Allows to set font size in Exam screen as (small, large and
(Day/Night modes): Exam screen display setting can be changed
between Day Mode (black
text on white background) and Night Mode (white text on black
background) to help you read according to your convenience.
Multiple choice single answer (MCQA) and Multi Answer
and Text) : Text Drag and Drop can be used for interactive Match
the Following type questions, where as Image Drag and Drop
allows to identify multiple components on the image provided in
Hot spot type: here the candidate needs to identify the
correct spot/component on an exhibit
Testlet type: Here the candidate needs to answer two or more
questions after reading a passage or a scenario.
4 Configurable exam options: It is possible to configure several of the
exam options including the following:
Number of questions in the exam (or
quiz): The total number of questions that should be available in
Random or sequential
: Instructor can select if questions present in the DB should be
presented to candidate in sequential or random order. Feature
for randomizing of answer options for each question is also
Exam Time :
Instructor can set the Time allowed to the candidate for
Pause Timer :
Instructor can allow/deny pausing of the exam timer by the
candidate while taking exam.
: Instructor can allow/deny bookmaking of the questions.
Bookmarked questions cab be viewed separately during the exam.
Candidate can also view ONLY bookmarked questions after the
Multiple profiles so that when two or more people use the
computer, each can have individual profile.
Notes : Candidates
can add notes for each question while taking exam for any
reference at later stage.
Questions: Instructor can customize the exam for candidate to
allow questions from specific topics only.
Score Calculation :
At end of each exam (learn and exam) modes candidate is given a
score calculation based on the total number of questions present
in exam and number of correctly answered questions in that exam
5. Demo and Full versions:
The demo version supports all the features of the
full version, the only limitation being the number of questions that could
be rendered. Demo version is limited to 10 questions, where as there is no
limit on the number of questions and test for full version.