MasteryConnect Khoros

Create a Cloze Text Item Bank Question

Updated Feb 25, 2021

A cloze text question is a fill in the blank (typically word-based) question in which the student types a response into each blank.

Please Note: In Chrome, the 'Block third party cookies and site data' box must be unchecked in order to be able to add text in the question editor. If you cannot enter text, please make sure the 'Block third party cookies and site data' box is not checked in your Chrome settings.

Add Feature

To add an optional passage, calculator, or a ruler, click the Add Feature button. 

Enter Questions or Instructions

In the Compose Question field, enter the question of student instructions.  Type or copy and paste the text for the question in the Template Markup field.  To create more response boxes, right click on the the response box and copy.  Then paste a new response box in the spots where you want to add blanks. 

Enter Correct Responses

Enter Correct Responses

In the Set Correct Answers section, enter the point value for each correct response.  Then type the correct answers in each blank. 

Configure Item Options

Configure Item Options

Click on the carat to show More Options.  Select the scoring type from exact response, partial match per response or partial match.  You can also alter the formatting and layout of the question and responses. 

Publish Item

Publish Item

Before you publish the item, validate that the answers are functioning correctly. To do this, type in the answers in the preview pane and click the Show Answers box. Correct answers should be highlighted with a checkmark and incorrect answers should be highlighted with an x.

After you have finished creating the item, click the Publish button to share the item with any district teachers, or click the Publish and Reserve button to share the question with district administrators only.

Previous Article Create a Cloze Drop-Down Item Bank Question
Next Article How do I create a Desmos Absolute Value question in an item bank?