Create a Video Quiz in Ensemble


How to create quizzes to put on your videos in your Ensemble Media Library. 

  • Adding/Editing Questions
  • User View
  • Evaluating Results
  • Copying Quizzes

Before You Begin:



To set up a quiz, click Library on the left side menu and then select Quizzes.

Main screen of Ensemble media library showing quiz button on the left side highlighted.

Here, you will see any quizzes that have already been created. To add a new quiz, click on the

+Add button.

In the quizzes menu with the +Add button highlighted near the top of the screen.

Next, you will see available options for quizzing and a list of videos in the current library. Enter a title for the quiz, select the options you would like to apply to the quiz, and then select the correct video you would like to use from the list available.

Quiz Tracking allows you to select a user login system that will track what users have taken the quiz as well as their results. You can also choose to not require an account, and they will input their information before taking the quiz which will then be recorded.

Playlist allows you to publish the video with the quiz to a specific playlist. This would be useful if you wanted to keep all quizzes together on one playlist, or have certain quizzes go to the correct course/topic.

Shows the quiz options for the video selected. Editable fields include:name, comments, quiz tracking, and a drop down to select playlist

Now, you can either click on the Add Questions button below the options you just selected, or click on the Questions tab above. Both of these will take you to the same page.

This will open the question editor. Find the appropriate time in the video to add a question, then select a question type from the drop down box: Multiple Choice, True/False, or Multiple Select. Enter the question, as well as the correct answer (or multiple correct answer, if multiple select) and any other selections. You also have the option to add a hint for the question and/or add an explanation. Hit Add underneath when finished.

Shows Questions tab selected at the top. Video preview on the left. Options to choose the time the question shows in the video. Enter the question and possible answers on the right.

Any saved questions will display underneath the video during question creation. The type of question is listed as either MC, TF, or MS which corresponds to what kind of question it is.

User View

Video Guide - Taking a Quiz 

When you're finished, you may leave the page. Navigate to the corresponding media library and click on the video to open it in a new tab. This will display the quiz interface the way users would see it to take the quiz.

Shows what a user would see if taking the quiz. Video player on the left with start quiz button on the right.


When the user begins the quiz, the video will play until the time determined by the question, pausing and displaying the question and choices to answer.

What the user sees once the quiz has started. Video plays on the left with questions showing on the right. Save and continue button  below the answers.

After the user answers all questions, they must watch the video to completion to submit the answers to the quiz.

Shows user in quiz. Video player on the left. On the right it shows all questions have been answered by the user.

The grade for the quiz will then display to the user. Normal users taking the quiz will not have access to the Total Quiz Results tab.

Shows completed quiz. Video player on the left with the quiz results on the right.

Evaluating Results

As quiz administrator, you can see quiz results from the Total Quiz Results tab as well as the Results tab from the quiz editor. You can see results per question, as well as per user.

Shows results of the quiz. Questions tab at the top is selected. Shows all questions on quiz and the result of each question from users who have taken the quiz.

Shows user tab selected. Shows each user and their results of the quiz.



If you need to recreate a quiz for another class, or just make a copy, you are able to copy a quiz by clicking on the Copy button.

Shows the quiz with the copy button highlighted at the bottom.

If there are results for the quiz you are copying, you have the option to copy the results as well. Just check off Include Results on the copy page. You also have the option to Retain Quiz Tracking and Retain Quiz Publishing if wanted.

Shows copy options of the quiz. User can choose to: include results, retain Quiz tracking,  and retain playlist publishing. Buttons for returning to quiz and copy quiz at the bottom.

 The copied quiz will then be in your quiz library.


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