The Exam Engine works in conjunction with author module. The author module enables inputting the required questions and answers by the author(s). The detailed help provides step-by-step procedure on using the author module and the test engine. The exam engine allows a candidate to take the test.
Exam mode – Simulates actual exam environment in which candidate needs to answer exam created by instructor in a given time without any help from flash cards.
Learn mode – Provides interactive learning environment where candidate can go through each question and view flash cards and correct answers for each question.
Review mode – At end of every exam (learn/exam) mode you can save results for that exam for future viewing. In review mode you can view saved exams with answers selected by candidate along with correct answer and detailed explanation for each question (if provided by author).
Read modes (Day/Night modes): Exam screen display setting can be changed between Day Mode (black text on white background) and Night Mode (white text on black background) to help you read according to your convenience.
Supported Question Types
Multiple choice single answer (MCQA) and Multi Answer (MCMA)
Drag-n-drop (Image and Text) : Text Drag and Drop can be used for interactive Match the Following type questions, where as Image Drag and Drop allows to identify multiple components on the image provided in questions.
How Exam Engine Works?
Exam Engine allows user to import exams created using CBT Author Engine and configure exams according to their needs. The Exam Engine offers several features, like timed and weighted questions, flash cards, exam mode and learn modes, and review of exam. Other features include font adjustment, night/day modes, and bookmarking.
Some Screenshots are given below (click to enlarge)
Added support for Fill in the blanks type question
User interface Improvments
Added support for media type question
Support to browse/add SimExams Library modules
Support to add Test modules using Urls.