LearnDash Advanced Quizzes - FAQs


Negative marking option is not showing on the questions page?

Make sure you have enabled the option of “Allow Negative Marking” from LearnDash > Advanced Quiz > General Settings.


The time limit option is not showing on the questions page?

Make sure you have enabled the option of “Different time limits for each question” from LearnDash > Advanced Quiz > General Settings.


Resume Quiz Limit is not showing on the quiz page?

Make sure you have enabled the option of “Allow Save/Resume Quiz” from LearnDash > Advanced Quiz > General Settings.


How to set the unlimited resume limit for a quiz?

Set the quiz limit to “0” for unlimited.


Could we use text and images in a swipe question?

Yes, we could use text, images, or both in a swipe question.


How does negative marking works?

If there are a total of 3 questions in a quiz each of 1 point then if we answer all of them correctly then it will show 3/3 points and if we answer a question incorrectly with a negative marking of 1 point then the total points will be 1/3 (2 questions answered correctly, one answered incorrectly with 1 negative point ).


Can we use multiple variables in jumbled and calculated formula questions types?

Yes, we can use multiple variables in both types.

How does the Save/Resume feature of the add-on work?

The add-on saves the current quiz state by saving the answered questions and the present question that you are working on. When work is resumed, the previously answered questions are saved and the users are presented with the last question they were working on.

Why does the default time limit feature stop working as soon as the Advanced Quizzes Add-on is activated?

Please make sure that the “Different time limits for each question” option is disabled from the LearnDash Advanced quizzes’ setting’s page if you want to use the default timer for the LearnDash Quizzes.

What happens if a user selects a closing date that takes place before the opening date from the Quiz Availability settings?

In this case, the add-on ignores the closing date and the quiz will be available forever, starting from the opening date. 

What happens if a user does not select an opening date in the Quiz Availability settings?

The given quiz will be available from the current date until the closing date and time.

What happens if a user does not select a closing date in the Quiz Availability settings?

The given quiz will be available from the opening date until forever.

Why the Advanced question types are not configureable on the LearnDash course builder?

This is because the questions introduced by the LearnDash Advanced Quizzes add-on are not compatible with the LearnDash Course Builder.