How to Make a Quiz on Microsoft Forms

Microsoft Forms is one of the best options when it comes to creating quizzes as it can easily be accessed, edited, and shared with anyone. You can use MS Forms to also easily keep track of the real-time responses you receive and view a quick run down or summary of these received answers.

How to Make a Quiz on Microsoft Forms

It is easy to manage and efficiently make use of the quiz function in Microsoft Forms. You can complete the process without the hassle.

  • Step 1: Click ‘New Quiz’

    After you have accessed the Microsoft Form site and completed logging in your details, you will be redirected to a window of your account. You may have made previous forms or are new to the process. Click on the ‘New Quiz’ button to begin with a blank form.

  • Step 2: Add a Title

    To distinguish your form from others that you may or will be making, add a title that is straightforward and describes what the content of your form will be.

  • Step 3: Input Questions

    To add a new question to your quiz, click the ‘Add New’ button. Select the type of question you want to add, such as choice, text, rating, or date question. Opening up ‘More question types’ will present you with even more options such as ranking, Likert scale, file upload, or net promoter score inquiry. 


    To display math formulas, click the ‘More settings for question’ option, then pick ‘Math.’

  • Step 4: Check ‘Correct Answer’

    checkcorrectanswerPlace a checkmark next to the right answer or answers and click the Correct Answer button. You may also pick all of the above or none of the above as an option. Since it is a quiz, you can allocate a point to each question that has been answered correctly.


How do you create multiple questions in Microsoft form?

Click on ‘New Form’ to create a black form or open an existing form from your Form portal, then within the form, click ‘Add New’ button and the ‘Choices’ option allow you to add multiple possible answers.

Which is better Microsoft Forms or Google forms?

Both forms are easy to use and accessible for any web browser or mobile device, but you should use whichever you are most comfortable with and have more accessible means to export information to other Microsoft software or Google applications.

How do you show answers in Microsoft Forms?

As the owner of the form, you can check out answers in the ‘Responses’ tab where each question will present a summary of their responses.

Is it possible to use Microsoft Forms for free?

Users with Microsoft accounts can use MS Forms for free but premium features such as an increased number of responses and additional templates are only available to Microsoft 365 Personal and Microsoft 365 Family customers.

What is a dynamic form?

Dynamic forms are those that alter as individuals fill them out in real-time.