Quiz Question Groups API

API for accessing information on quiz question groups

A QuizGroup object looks like:

{
  // The ID of the question group.
  "id": 1,
  // The ID of the Quiz the question group belongs to.
  "quiz_id": 2,
  // The name of the question group.
  "name": "Fraction questions",
  // The number of questions to pick from the group to display to the student.
  "pick_count": 3,
  // The amount of points allotted to each question in the group.
  "question_points": 10,
  // The ID of the Assessment question bank to pull questions from.
  "assessment_question_bank_id": 2,
  // The order in which the question group will be retrieved and displayed.
  "position": 1
}

Get a single quiz group Quizzes::QuizGroupsController#show

GET /api/v1/courses/:course_id/quizzes/:quiz_id/groups/:id

Returns details of the quiz group with the given id.

Returns a QuizGroup

Create a question group Quizzes::QuizGroupsController#create

POST /api/v1/courses/:course_id/quizzes/:quiz_id/groups

Create a new question group for this quiz

201 Created response code is returned if the creation was successful.

Request Parameters:

Parameter Type Description
quiz_groups[][name] string

The name of the question group.

quiz_groups[][pick_count] integer

The number of questions to randomly select for this group.

quiz_groups[][question_points] integer

The number of points to assign to each question in the group.

quiz_groups[][assessment_question_bank_id] integer

The id of the assessment question bank to pull questions from.

Example Response:

{
  "quiz_groups": [QuizGroup]
}

Update a question group Quizzes::QuizGroupsController#update

PUT /api/v1/courses/:course_id/quizzes/:quiz_id/groups/:id

Update a question group

Request Parameters:

Parameter Type Description
quiz_groups[][name] string

The name of the question group.

quiz_groups[][pick_count] integer

The number of questions to randomly select for this group.

quiz_groups[][question_points] integer

The number of points to assign to each question in the group.

Example Response:

{
  "quiz_groups": [QuizGroup]
}

Delete a question group Quizzes::QuizGroupsController#destroy

DELETE /api/v1/courses/:course_id/quizzes/:quiz_id/groups/:id

Delete a question group

<b>204 No Content<b> response code is returned if the deletion was successful.

Reorder question groups Quizzes::QuizGroupsController#reorder

POST /api/v1/courses/:course_id/quizzes/:quiz_id/groups/:id/reorder

Change the order of the quiz questions within the group

<b>204 No Content<b> response code is returned if the reorder was successful.

Request Parameters:

Parameter Type Description
order[][id] Required integer

The associated item's unique identifier

order[][type] string

The type of item is always 'question' for a group

Allowed values: question