Printing a Quiz from Moodle [Faculty]


As an instructor you might want a paper version of your exam for archiving purposes or to handout to students for a in-person exam

[Note: you can either print a quiz that displays all correct answers or only display the quiz questions.]

[Warning: Currently Moodle does not have “Print Quiz” Feature. This handout is a set of work-around steps of how to print your quiz. Some question types may not print as expected. Using the Chrome Browser might provide better results than using Firefox]

This Guide Will Help You to:

  • Print a Moodle Quiz

  • Seek further assistance

Print a Moodle Quiz

  1. Select the course that contains the quiz.

  2. Click on the desired quiz.

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  1. Once in the quiz, click the Settings option.

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  1. Find the Review options.

  2. Depending on the desired outcome, you can customize the review options to display specific information.

For example: To create an Answer Key of the exam you would enable the following under "Immediately after the attempt":

  • The attempt
  • Whether correct
  • Points
  • Specific Feedback
  • General Feedback
  • Right answer
  • Overall Feedback

For example: to create a paper Student Attempt of the exam you would enable the following under "Immediately after the attempt":

  • The attempt

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  1. At the bottom of the page, click Save and Display.

  2. Inside the quiz, click the Settings menu, then click Preview.

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  1. Inside the quiz preview, under Quiz navigation, click Finish attempt.

  2. At the bottom of the page, click Submit all and finish and confirm that decision.

  3. On the review page, click Ctrl + P on the keyboard.

  4. Using the browser's print options; configure the layout, margins, scale, etc to the desired configuration.

  5. Choose the printer destination and click Print.

[Note: To create a PDF select Destination and choose save as PDF.]

  1. Remember to change the review options back to the original or default settings before leaving the course.

Seek Further Assistance

For assistance, contact the ITRC -  (208) 282-5880 or email


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