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Moving forward with Composr

ocPortal has been relaunched as Composr CMS. ocPortal 9 is superseded by Composr 10.

Head over to for our new site, and to our migration roadmap. Existing ocPortal member accounts have been mirrored.

Adding Quizzes

ocPortal quizzes come in three main types described below.

Each one allows exporting of results in CSV format, however, tests only record the answers that were given for each participant - not the score.

Quiz Types

(S)urvey collect results (there are no wrong answers)
(T)est people may pass or fail
(C)ompetition has results and winners

Add/Edit Page

When you get to the "Add/Edit Quiz" page, you'll see the following questions:
  1. Name of the Quiz
  2. Select Quiz Type: Survey (S), Test (T), or Competition (C)
  3. Enter the Questions (and correct answers if applicable).
    There are additional instructions for this on the add/edit page.

  4. Completion Percentage

    The percentage of answers that must be correct for a test to be passed.
    If this is not a test, then you may ignore this field. Default is 70%.
  5. Intro Text (optional)
  6. For Competitions - the Number of Winners -

    The number of winners chosen for a quiz.
    If this is not a competition, then you may ignore this field.
  7. Text to be shown on quiz passing.
  8. Text to be shown on quiz failure.
  9. Reattempt Time

    How many hours before a quiz can be done again.
  10. Timeout (duration)

    How many minutes allowed for taking the quiz.
  11. Opening Time/Date

    When the quiz becomes available (optional).
  12. Closing Time/Date

    When the quiz becomes unavailable/hidden (optional).
  13. Points for completing

    If a quiz taker passes or wins, they will win this amount of Points.
Add/Edit Quiz

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