When creating an exercise, there are exercise templates that let you start with a SOWISO made example of an exercise. SOWISO supports a number of different exercise types

Cross words

Fill in a crosword
Answer type: open-ended

Drag n drop

One or multiple options must be dragged to defined gaps in the question text.
Answer type: closed-ended

Dropdown

Single answer choice must be selected from a list of options presented in a dropdown menu.
Answer type: closed-ended

Essay

A long text must be typed.
Answer type: open-ended

File upload

A file must be uploaded by the user.
NOTE Only works when used in a test and there's no automatic evaluation.
Answer type: open-ended

Free body diagram

For physics, let the student select the proper force and draw its vector on an image.
Answer type: half open-ended

General ledger

For accounting, let the student select the proper account and let them fill in the credit and debit amounts in a general_ledger.
Answer type: open-ended

GeoGebra

Very versatile answer format
Answer type: open-ended

Group order

Place one or more item in the correct group.
Answer type: closed-ended

Hidden hotspot

Drag and drop items to one or more hidden hotspots on a background image.
Answer type: closed-ended

Highlight

Highlight words per category in text.
Answer type: half open-ended

Hotspot

Drag and drop to image and/or fill in a text on a hotspot on a background image.
Answer type: closed-ended

Input function graph

Draw a function in a graph.
Answer type: open-ended

Input line graph

Draw one or more lines in a graph.
Answer type: open-ended

Input line graph

Fill in a crosword
Answer type: open-ended

Input vector graph

Draw one or more vectors in a graph.
Answer type: open-ended

Journal

For accounting, let the student select the proper account and let them fill in the credit and debit amounts.
Answer type: open-ended

Multiple choice - random

One or multiple answer choices must be selected from a defined list of options, where the order of the options is shuffled.
Answer type: closed-ended

Multiple choice

One or multiple answer choices must be selected from a defined list of options.
Answer type: closed-ended

Open free

One or more open mathematical formulas must be answered, that can be placed anywhere in the question text. Also, this exercise type allows you to combine formula answers with text input and dropdowns.
Answer type: open-ended

Open

One or more open mathematical formulas must be answered.
Answer type: open-ended

Radio button - random

A single answer choice must be selected from a list of options, where the order of the options is shuffled.
Answer type: closed-ended

Radio button

A single answer choice must be selected from a list of options.
Answer type: closed-ended

Rank order

Place one or more item lists in the correct order.
Answer type: closed-ended

Strategy

For answering open mathematical formulas that cover steps in the problem solving in one go.
Answer type: open-ended

Text

One or more short texts must be typed.
Answer type: open-ended

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