Create a Quiz Using New Quizzes


On the Quizzes page, select the button + Quiz and choose the New Quizzes quiz engine then click Submit

To see how to navigate to this option, watch the Canvas Quizzes button walk-through (1 minute)


Enter the name of your quiz in the Assignment Name field

Assignment name


Scroll down and select Build

arrow pointing at Build button


When you hit Build, the New Quiz Build page will appear

This is the home page for your quiz. From this page, you can edit questions, access quiz settings, see quiz reports, moderate students’ options, and more.

New Quizzes build page


Select Add Instructions… and type general instructions that you would like the student to see

Students see instructions before and during a quiz.

New Quizzes Instructions


Then, select Done

New Quizzes done button

You are now ready to create questions or pull questions from banks for your New Quiz.

If you would like to return to the Assignments page, select Return in the top right-hand corner. Your changes will be saved.

New Quizzes return button