Fill in the blank questions contain one or more blanks into which an answer must be typed. Each blank is preceded by a number () that corresponds to a blank in the question itself. Type the appropriate answer in its respective blank.
In this example, in the item stem represents the answer that you need to fill in. There will be a corresponding answer field in the response section that the user can enter a value into.
To answer a fill in the blank question:
- Tap the text “Enter your answer here” in the appropriate answer response field. This will reveal the iPad’s built in keyboard and a flashing cursor indicating that the field is selected. External keyboards are also compatible with fill-in-the-blank essays.
2. Begin typing. The content you type will be reflected in the answer field.
3. If you wish to de-select the response area, or use another tool, you can tap anywhere else on the screen.