Quiz is a tool for automatically graded multiple choice and other type of questions. It can be used for exams, too.
It contains 18 different question types, also including essays, numerical questions, drag and drop, short answer and Stack for mathematics.
More info on question types: https://docs.moodle.org/38/en/Question_types
Questions and choices can be shuffled. Feedback from questions can be immediate or deferred. In exam, always use deferred feedback.
Options on questions: https://docs.moodle.org/38/en/Question_behaviours#How_questions_behave
When creating a quiz, first, you create the quiz and then add questions. Question bank contains all your questions in a workspace. A question bank can be imported.
Note! When using quiz as an exam:
A video tutorial: Quiz Basics: Setting up a Simple Exam:
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Video: Basics of Quiz activity
Video: Advanced features of Quiz activity
Video: Question bank