MTestM is an exam creator application that allows you to create, take and share exams. Creating an exam has never been easier. You can add different types of questions on an Excel spreadsheet.

1. Create a spreadsheet in Excel.

The spreadsheet should conform to the below general format. You cannot change the labels for the exam and the column headers for the questions.

2. Enter the title, description and duration.

Title: The title of the exam
Description: The description of the exam
Duration: The duration of the exam(minutes)

3. Enter a single choice question.

Question: The stem of the question
Options: The alternatives of the question
Answer: The correct choice.
Explanation : It’s used to explain why the answer is correct. It’s optional and only appears to the exam taker after he/she answers a question.


This is how the question looks like in the app. Please note that by default the app randomizes the order of all choices.


If you want to fix the order of all choices, please set Type to "Fixed choice" or "FC".


 

4. Enter a multiple choice question.


Here's the question looks like in the app.

5. Enter a fill-in-blank question.

In Answer cells, you can type one or more correct answers for the question, separated by “||” or “|||”.


This is how the question looks like in the app.


 

6. Case-sensitive fill-in-blank question.

By default, answers for the fill-in-blank questions are not case-sensitive. You can make the questions case-sensitive if you want.
Type: The type of the question. If it’s blank, the app will determine the question type for you.
case sensitive blank or cb : Case sensitive fill-in-blank question

7. Enter a true-false question.

A true or false question contains a statement and asks the person taking the test if the statement is true or false. There are no other responses.
Type: The type of the question. If it’s blank, the app will determine the question type for you.
truefalse or tf : True false question


Here's the question looks like in the app.


 

8. Set points for the questions.

If you don’t set points, the grade is based on the percentages of questions the test taker gets right.
Points: The point/points for the question the test taker gets if the answer is correct.


You can click the below button to download the sample file and add your own questions in the file.

Demo.xls »