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.
Help for important features of the
Exam Engine of the CBT Software are given below:
1. Test Module Operations : CBT
Software-Exam Engine allows user to add any number of Test Modules (Database
created using CBT Software-Author Module). Each Test Module is treated as a separate
exam and can be used independently.
1.1 Adding Test Module : This
section will provide a procedure to add a Test Module created using CBT
Software-Author in to Exam Engine.
1.2. Updating Test Module : This
option allows user to update a Test Module in Exam Engine.
1.3. Removing Test Module : This option
allows user to remove a Test Module in Exam Engine.
Software-Exam Engine allows candidate to take exam using a username, results for
each username can be viewed independently.
Software-Exam Engine allows candidate to use the Test Module in two modes
3.1 Learn Mode : Provides interactive learning environment
where candidate can go through each question
and view flash cards and correct answers for each question.
3.2 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.
5. Exam Screen : This section will
describe how exactly the questions will be presented to candidate and the
options available to help him take exam.
Types Supported : This section will show how various supported question
types are displayed to candidate.
7. Grade Screen : This section
will describe how the performance of the candidate will be shown at end of the
Results and Review Questions : At
the end of each exam candidate is given an option to save the results, which can
be reviewed later.
9. Exam Configuration : This
feature allows instructor to set configuration options (number of questions per
exam, exam time, pass percentage etc), allowed exam modes (learn, exam), permitted
buttons (review, pause timer, bookmarking etc)
10. Customize Questions : This
feature allows instructor to select specific categories (topics) for a exam. All
the questions in the exam will appear only from selected categories.