Google Forms

Information Regarding How to Build Google forms, Build Quizzes with Google Forms

How to use Google Forms

Step 1: Set up a new form or quiz

  1. Go to
  2. Click Blank Add .
  3. A new form will open.

Step 2: Edit and format a form or quiz

You can add, edit, or format text, images, or videos in a form.

Step 3: Send your form for people to fill out

When you are ready, you can send your form to others and collect their responses.


Edit your form

After you've created a form, you can add and edit up to 300 pieces of content, like questions, descriptions, images, and videos. To organize your form by topic, you can add up to 75 sections.

Add questions, headers & sections

Reuse questions from previous forms

Delete or edit items

To edit a question, header, or description, click the text you want to change.

Randomly order questions and answers

You can have questions and answers appear in a different order for everyone who fills out your form.


Note: Questions and answers will only be shuffled once per email address. Make sure each address is entered separately and not sent to a Google Group.


Change your default settings

To make every new form use the same settings:

  1. In Google Forms, open a form.
  2. At the top, click More Moreand thenPreferences.
  3. Any setting you turn on will be the default for any new form.

Create & grade quizzes with Google Forms

Make a new quiz & answer key

  1. In Google Forms, click Plus Plus.
  2. At the top right, click Settings Settings.
  3. Click Quizzes and then Make this a quiz.
  4. Optional: To collect email addresses, click General and then Collect email addresses.
  5. Click Save.
Make an answer key, assign points & add automatic feedback

Grade quizzes

You can see automatic summaries for all quiz responses, including:

Grade individual responses

If you collect email addresses, you can assign points and leave feedback on individual responses. After you grade each response, save your changes.

  1. In Google Forms, open a quiz.
  2. At the top, click Responses.
  3. Click Individual.
  4. To move between individuals, click Previous Previous or Next Next.
  5. Find the question you want to grade.
    • In the top right, enter how many points the response earned.
    • Under the answer, click Add feedback.
  6. Enter your feedback and click Save.
  7. To save your changes, at the bottom, click Save.
See quiz results
Grade question-by-question

Share results

If you collect email addresses in your form, you can send results immediately or wait until you’re ready to share them.

By default:

Change how you release grades

  1. At the top right, click Settings Settings.
  2. Click Quizzes.
  3. Choose Later, after manual review.
  4. Save.

Email results after review

  1. In Google Forms, open a quiz.
  2. At the top, click Responses and then Individual.
  3. At the top right of a response with a recorded email address, click Release score.
  4. Check the boxes next to the people you want to email.
  5. Click Send emails and release.

How to Show questions based on answers in Google Forms

Show questions based on answers

You can set up a survey so that people only see certain sections based on their answers.

  1. Open a form in Google Forms.
  2. At the bottom right, click More Moreand then Go to section based on answer.
    • You can also choose Submit form if you want the survey to end based on an answer.
  3. Choose specific sections to send people to.

Skip sections in your form

  1. Open a form in Google Forms.
  2. To add a section break, click Add section Section.
  3. At the bottom of each section, you can choose which section people go to next.