Form: Add a multiple choice question

Learn how to use the Multiple choice block to add a question with multiple radio-button answer options to your pages and forms.

Overview

If you want to give your visitors the option to answer one question from many, then the Multiple choice block is a good solution. The block shows a question with all your answer options displayed as radio buttons.

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Before you start

Things you need to know:

  • This article assumes you are either editing or creating a new page or form.
    To learn how, check out the Pages and forms section Create, view, and edit.

Step 1: Add a Multiple choice block

To add a Dropdown block to your page or form:

  1. Expand the Form block menu, then drag the Multiple choice block onto the EasyEditor canvas.
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  2. On the Multiple choice block, double-click Type question here and enter your own question.

Step 2: Edit the block settings

To edit your Multiple choice block setting:

  1. Select the block to open the left-side settings menu.
    multiple-choice-block-settings.png
  2. If an answer is required, select the Required answer check box. Then enter your required answer message into the text box.
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  3. If you want to add an Other option, select the Allow other check box.

Step 3: Add multiple choice options

You can choose either predefined options or create your own custom ones.

Pre-defined list

The predefined options let you create popular multiple-choice options quickly. You can choose pre-defined options for:

  • Age groups
  • Cities in the UK
  • Counties in the UK
  • Countries in the World
  • Days
  • Duration
  • Frequency
  • Months
  • Strongly disagree to Strongly agree
  • Timezones
  • US states

To add predefined options to your drop-down menu:

  1. Select the block to open the settings menu.
  2. From the Settings menu, select Choose a predefined list.
  3. From the Choose a predefined list side-panel, expand the Choose a list drop-down menu.
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  4. Select the predefined list you want to use.
  5. Select Apply.
  6. If you want to add a default option, in the settings menu, expand the Default selection drop-down menu and choose a default option.

Create a custom list

Sometimes you might need a list that isn’t in the predefined options. To create your own custom list:

  1. On the Multiple choice block, select the first item.
  2. Enter the text for your item.
    multiple-choice-block-custom-list.png
  3. To add additional items, select Click to add item and enter another option.
    If you need to remove an item, select the X next to the item.

That’s it! Continue editing your page or form.

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