To setup an assessment, it is never enough to just select the topics for the test, but also defining other parameters like
Section NameA test may have single of multiple sections, depending upon structure of the test. To create/edit sections. Double Click on the default section name and type the desired name.You may set the same section name for multiple “skills / Question Banks” that has been added. Thus, when the test is started questions from these skill sets would be presented under the one “Section Name”.
Skill NameThis is a non-editable field. The selected topics/skill names will land in this field.
SourceThis is a non-editable field and indicates the source from where the skill/topic has been picked which can either be “Mettl” indicating that this question bank has been picked from Mettl library or “Self” indicating that this question bank has been picked uploaded by the account owner
LevelThis displays the level of question bank/topic/skill that has been selected. If present, you can switch and select alternate levels of questions from the drop-down shown after double clicking this field. In order to have three difficulty level of the same Skill, we have to add that skill three times. We cannot have the same skill with same difficulty level twice in the same test.
Q- TypeThis field displays the Type of question that will be picked from topic/skills picked by you. For eg. if the skill name "Java" has MCQ, Checkbox and Code Snippet type of questions, you can select the type of question that you would want in the test. However, if you want the system to randomly chose between all the question types, please select "AllType"
No. of QuestionsChose the number of questions that you want to randomly display in the test(from the available questions in the selected skills/topic.However, if you wish to pick & select a specific set of questions, you can do so by clicking on the total available questions (233 of 3345) and handpicking the set of questions you want to show
Correct GradeTo allocate marks to each correct answer given in this topic/skill, chose this field and enter the marks
Incorrect GradeTo allocate negative marks to each incorrect answer given in this topic/skill, chose this field and enter the marks. This field has Specific format, marks should be preceded with “-“ i.e. a minus.As shown in below screenshot 0.25 marks will be deducted for every wrong answer in the “Technical Aptitude” Skill under Difficultly level “Easy”.
Select QuestionThis field displays the number of questions that are fixed/displayed every time this test is started for each candidate. You may click on the current Number and select the desired question from the available questions. The number of questions should be either less than or equal to the number of question selected for display.
Delete / Remove SkillTo remove a skill, we need to click on the “Delete icon” as shown in the snapshot below.
Doted Additional fieldsThese additional settings help you to:
Setting the time duration for each section name.
Disabling the randomization on the questions.