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Moodle 2.5 Multimedia by João Pedro Soares Fernandes

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Creating exercises with Hot Potatoes

Hot Potatoes (http://hotpot.uvic.ca) from Half-Baked Software allow us to create interactive web games and puzzles in a simple way. One of the advantages of Hot Potatoes over Moodle's quiz engine is that, Hot Potatoes makes it easier to create exercises, and some of these are very different from the ones available in Moodle, for example crosswords, and finding pairs via drag-and-drop. We can download the software from http://hotpot.uvic.ca/index.php#downloads.

Creating exercises with Hot Potatoes

There are six different types of exercises that we can create with this software:

  • JQuiz: They are question-based exercises
  • JCloze: They are fill in the gaps ...

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