How to Create a Kahoot! Quiz

Before creating a Kahoot! quiz, you need to create a Kahoot! account.  If you have not done it, you can view this “How to Create a Kahoot! Account” tutorial.

  1. Go to, click Log in and enter your Kahoot account.
  2. Click the Create button on the top right corner of the screen or click on any of the Kahoot activity types to begin creating.
  3. To create a multiple-choice quiz, click Quiz.
  4. In Kahoot! Quiz settings:
    1. Enter the quiz name, a description of what the quiz is about, privacy status, language preference and audience.
    2. You can upload your own cover image or select images from the Kahoot! image library.
    3. If you want the students to see an introductory video while they are waiting for the Kahoot! to begin, add a YouTube video link in the ‘Intro video’ box.
  5. Click OK, Go and then Add Question when the Question screen pops up.
  6. In Kahoot! Question setup:
    1. Input questions and answer choices, where questions have a 95-character limit. You can also upload questions via spreadsheet using the Quiz spreadsheet template.
    2. Indicate the correct answer choice. You can have from 1 to all correct answers.
    3. Adjust time limits and toggle points on or off.
    4. Add an image or YouTube video to the questions as a prompt.
  7. Questions can be reordered by dragging to the desired location.
  8. Once you’re done adding all the questions, click Save.
  9. Click I’m Done. Now, you can edit, play or share the Kahoot! Quiz.

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