Multiple Choice Questions (MCQs) are used extensively in the assessments of e-learning courses. Well-designed MCQs go a long way in evaluating the achievement of the learning outcome of an online course. They are also very useful tools to reinforce the learning.
MCQs can be classified into two categories – single-select and multi-select. In case of a single-select MCQ, only one of the given options is correct, whereas for a multi-select question, two or more of the options are right.
Multi-select questions are more effective in evaluating the learner than single-select questions. Here is an info-graphic which tells you why.
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