Set splitting question type

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The splitset question is alike a matrix question but with simpler model. Il allows layouting a serie of questions with a common set of possible answers (f.e. yes/no, allowed/not allowed, less/more/equal ...).


This code is a contributed code.


The split set question type implements a quiz question based on list splitting activity.

You may define from 2 to 5 output sets where a list of items can be split in.

the activity consists in defining which output suits to each item, collecting a fraction of the maximum grade for each correct subanswer.

Typical use with 2 sets :

A multiple true/false question array. A allowed/forbidden quiz with multiple actions proposal


  • Download from the Moodle plugins database
  • Unpack the archive within the question/type directory of Moodle and run the administration notifications.


Splitset question configuration screen


This question type was programmed vy Valery Fremaux for the Institut Iperia (homecare workers professional developement organization)

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