QuestionPress - Features

Extended Variety of Question Types

  • Yes/No
  • True/False
  • Multiple Choice
  • Short Answer
  • Fill in the Blank
  • Essay
  • Check All that Apply with optional text field
  • Rate
  • Sort
  • Numeric
  • File Uploads
  • Multiple Choice with Images for Answers


  • Auto scoring of True/False, Yes/No, Multiple Choice, Short Answer, Fill in the Blank, Sorting, and Check All That Apply
  • Specify if Fill in the Blank and Short Answer answers are case sensitive
  • Manual scoring of all question types
  • Export scores and responses into a spreadsheet
  • Scores and answers can be automatically or manually sent to the responders

Question Creation and Editing

  • WYSIWYG editor for questions.
  • Add images and links using the WYSIWYG editor
  • Upload your own images into QuestionPress
  • Equation editor and graphs make advanced math problems come alive
  • Edit questions and answers inline and on-the-fly. Responders will automatically receive the corrections
  • Create questions easily and quickly on-the-fly
  • Import question lists from other QuestionPress users
  • Import individual questions from your other question lists
  • Create question lists from questions asked in previously run sessions
  • Use prepared question lists or ask questions on-the-fly
  • Start with a question list and then ask additional questions on-the-fly into the same session
  • Use questions from a previous session in the current session
  • Copy questions and question lists for faster question creation
  • Randomly shuffle the question list or hand sort questions

Session Features

  • Instant Feedback Mode allows the responder to see the correct answer right after answering each question
  • Confidence Indicator asks the student how confident they are in their answer. Makes for great group discussion
  • Share graphs and responses directly to the responders' screens
  • Anonymous or require names
  • Require that questions be answered (optional)
  • Share responses, bar graphs, and pie charts directly to the responder's screen
  • Polling with 10 times the normal responder capacity
  • Set a time limit for the responder to complete the question set
  • Specify a date and time for the session to automatically close
  • Summary view shows you a real time graphic representation of the data coming in
  • Hide responders names and answers if displaying session results on a screen
  • Start a new session with the same responders so they don't have to enroll into a new session
  • Responder View lets the presenter know that the responders are seeing
  • Choose to have responders move at the presenter's pace or at their own pace
  • Sort alphabetically by responder last names
  • Pick a responder or group or responders at random
  • Reopen previous sessions to allow more responders to contribute to a particular question set
  • Copy parameters from a previous session in order to save time and increase consistency across sessions


  • Send emails automatically or manually
  • Send emails to the group or to individuals
  • Add your own comments to each question, answer, or session

Other Great Features

  • Easy to use - very low learning curve
  • Lightwieght and compact - easy to use on little screens
  • "Remember Me" on responder devices allows for faster enrollments
  • Folders for organizing Question Lists and Previous Sessions
  • Mobile Presenter Controller for small portables
  • Formatted for the iPod Touch, iPhone, iPad, and smartphones
  • Allow more than one responder per device
  • No student accounts or student passwords to worry about
  • View previously run sessions
  • Great for homework and distance education