Re-grade (“drop”) a Quiz Question

D2L doesn’t have a way to “curve” a quiz by dropping questions. Instead, it lets you re-grade a specific question so you can give credit to all students, or those with a particular answer.

Re-Grading a Quiz Attempt or Question in D2L Brightspace

  1. Click on Quizzes.
  2. Click the down arrow  to the right of the quiz that needs to be graded.
  3. Select Grade from the drop down menu.
  4. You’ll be on the Users tab of the Grade quiz page. To grade by question click the Questions tab
  5. Select Update all Attempts.
  6. Click on the blue question text of the question you want to grade to open that question.
  7. You’ll be on the Update All Attempts page. Next, determine the Grading type you want to use:

Give points to all participants:

  1. Select Give to all attempts ____ points.
  2. Enter in the text box how many points you wish to give them.
  3. If you want to leave a comment enter it in the comment box.
  4. Click on Save.
  5. Click Yes if you are sure you want to apply the points.
  6. If you need to adjust more questions click on Go Back to Questions.

Give points all participants with a specific answer:

  1. Select Give to attempts with answer A B points.
  2. Select from the drop down (letter A in step 1) the answer number that is listed above that you want to give points for.
  3. Enter in the text box (letter B in step 1) how many points you wish to give them.
  4. If you want to leave a comment enter it in the comment box.
  5. Click on Save.
  6. Click Yes if you are sure you want to apply the points. You will see a new entry in the modifications log.
  7. If you need to adjust more questions click on Go Back to Questions.