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Feature Access: Practice Questions and Exams
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Feature accesses allow for greater configurability and can be enabled at the tenant, course, institution, or group level depending on the feature. These features can be turned on/off within Console or Tenant Dashboard while some can only be toggled by BenchPrep Admins.

 

Below please find Feature accesses related to Practice Question and Exam experience.

 

Practice Questions

 

Practice Questions by Category
Description: When enabled, learners have access to the “standard” practice question experience (i.e. the ability to select a category or subcategory and practice questions in that category). This feature is turned ON by default.
Requirements: The course must have at least one practice question.

 

 

Configuration Level(s): Enabled at the tenant, course, and institution level.
How to Configure: Configurable by BenchPrep Admins only. Contact support for assistance.

 

Enable Custom Practice Session Feature
Description: When enabled, learners can create a customized set of practice questions to attempt in the Practice section with unique parameters. In the Practice section, learners may choose between this and practicing by category. 
Requirements: The course must have at least one practice question.

 

 

Configuration Level(s): Enabled at the tenant, course, and institution level.
How to Configure: Configurable by BenchPrep Admins only. Contact support for assistance. Learn more about Custom Practice functionality
here.

 

Randomize order of practice questions
Description: Questions will appear in a unique sequence for each learner's practice question session (including pausing and resuming sessions). The sequence will be different for each session.
Requirements: The course must have at least one practice question.

 

 

Configuration Level(s): Enabled at the tenant, course, and institution level.
How to Configure: Configurable by Admins from Console. To toggle setting on/off, follow instructions found here.

 

Skip Questions in Practice
Description: Learners can skip questions in practice exams/tests by selecting the skip button.
Requirements: The course must have at least one practice question.

 

 

Configuration Level(s): Enabled at the tenant level.
How to Configure: Configurable by Tenant Admins from Tenant Dashboard. To toggle setting on/off, follow instructions found here.

 

Practice Question Confidence Level Marking is Required 
Description: In order to submit an answer for a practice question, the learner must also mark a Confidence Level on that question. “Confirm” will not activate until the learner selects a Confidence Level.
Requirements: Course must have practice questions.

 

 

Configuration Level(s): Enabled at the course level.
How to Configure: Configurable by BenchPrep Admins only. Contact support for assistance.

 

Practice Question Confidence Level Marking is Optional 
Description: Before submitting an answer for a practice question, the user has the option to mark a Confidence Level on that question.
Requirements: Course must have practice questions.

 

 

Configuration Level(s): Enabled at the course level.
How to Configure: Configurable by BenchPrep Admins only. Contact support for assistance.

 

Hint Mode
Description: In the Practice section, learners will see a small lightbulb icon. When clicked, the learner may choose from three hints - 50/50 (eliminate two incorrect answers), answer check (see if the selected answer is right), and ask the audience (the answer selected the most by users will wiggle). Learners may use more than one hint on the same question, but can only use 10 hints within one practice question session. If they click on the "Done Practicing" button and start over, the counter will reset.
Requirements: The course must have at least one practice question.

 

 

Configuration Level(s): Enabled at the course level.
How to Configure: Configurable by BenchPrep Admins only. Contact support for assistance.

 

Allow users to highlight practice question content
Description: When enabled, learners can mark content in practice questions. Highlighted content remains until the learner erases the highlighted content or resets the question.
Requirements: The course must have at least one Practice Question set.

 

 

Configuration Level(s): Enabled at the tenant and course level.
How to Configure: Configurable by BenchPrep Admins only. Contact support for assistance.

 

 

Exams

 

Randomize question order in exams
Description: Questions will appear in a unique sequence for each learner's test attempt ((including pausing and resuming sessions). The sequence will be different for each session.
Requirements: The course must have at least one test.

 

 

Configuration Level(s): Enabled at the tenant, course, and institution level.
How to Configure: Configurable by Admins from Console. To toggle setting on/off, follow instructions found here.

 

Disable Pausing during Exams
Description: The ability to Pause during Exams will be disabled
Requirements: N/A

 

 

Configuration Level(s): Enabled at the course level.
How to Configure: Configurable by Admins from Console. To toggle setting on/off, follow instructions found here.

 

Exam Question Confidence Level Marking is Required 
Description: In order to submit an answer for a test question, the learner must also mark a Confidence Level on that question to activate the “Confirm” button.
Requirements: Course must have at least one test.

 

 

Configuration Level(s): Enabled at the course level.
How to Configure: Configurable by BenchPrep Admins only. Contact support for assistance.

 

Exam Question Confidence Level Marking is Optional
Description: Before submitting an answer for a test question, the learner has the option to mark a Confidence Level on that question.
Requirements: Course must have at least one exam.

 

 

Configuration Level(s): Enabled at the course level.
How to Configure: Configurable by BenchPrep Admins only. Contact support for assistance.

 

Allow user notes and bookmarks to persist on score reports
Description: When this feature is on, bookmarks and notes created during previous exam attempts will still be available via score reports even after the learner resets the exam. When this feature is off, notes and bookmarks are erased when the exam is reset. The mobile score report question reviewing experience doesn’t allow leaving notes and bookmarks on a question to be consistent with the desktop experience.
Requirements: The course must use score reports.

 

Configuration Level(s): Enabled at the tenant level.
How to Configure: Configurable by BenchPrep Admins only. Contact support for assistance.

 

 

Practice Questions & Exams

 

Allow Resets on Exam & Practice Questions
Description: Learners may reset tests or practice question categories to retake the questions.
Requirements: The course must have at least one practice question or test.

 

 

Configuration Level(s): Enabled at the course and institution level.
How to Configure: Configurable by Admins from Console. To toggle setting on/off, follow instructions found here. For more information on how to limit the number of exam resets, click 
here.

 

Hide Correct Answers on Incorrect Question Review
Description: When enabled, learners are unable to see the correct response when reviewing answers in the practice tests and exams.
Requirements: The course must have at least one practice question or test.

 

 

Configuration Level(s): Enabled at the tenant, course, and institution level.
How to Configure: Configurable by Admins from Console. To toggle setting on/off, follow instructions found here.

 

Show question difficulty to the user

Description: The learner sees the difficulty level of the question while answering and reviewing questions. The difficulty can be set manually or automatically based on average user performance.
Requirements: The course must have at least one question.

 

 

Configuration Level(s): Enabled at the tenant and course level.
How to Configure: Configurable by BenchPrep Admins only. Contact support for assistance.

 

Allow users to use scrap paper
Description: When enabled, learners are able to click a toolbox to access scrap paper.
Requirements: The course must have at least one test or practice question.

 

 

Configuration Level(s): Enabled at the tenant and course level.
How to Configure: Configurable by Admins from Console. To toggle setting on/off, follow instructions found here.

 

Enable the whiteboard tool for users
Description: When enabled, learners can access a whiteboard tool in their toolbox.
Requirements: N/A

 

 

Configuration Level(s): Enabled at the tenant, course, and institution level.
How to Configure: Configurable by Tenant Admins from Tenant Dashboard. To toggle setting on/off, follow instructions found here.

 

Allow users to use the calculator
Description: For appropriate sections, a calculator widget will appear in the upper-right corner of the platform for learner's use. This can be triggered across the entire tenant or for specific courses.
Requirements: The course must have at least one test or practice question.

 

 

Configuration Level(s): Enabled at the tenant and course level.
How to Configure: Configurable by Admins from Console. To toggle setting on/off, follow instructions found here.

 

Allow users to use the periodic table
Description: While attempting practice questions or taking a test, the user has the option to click on a "Toolbox" button where they can view the periodic table. If the other toolbox features are also enabled, buttons will allow the user to toggle between them (scrap paper, calculator, periodic table).
Requirements: The course must have at least one test or practice question.

 

 

Configuration Level(s): Enabled at the tenant and course level.
How to Configure: Configurable by BenchPrep Admins only. Contact support for assistance.

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