Multiple Choice Question
Multiple Choice is a simple, closed-ended question type that lets respondents select one or multiple answers from a defined list of choices.
If your question has a long list of answer choices, consider using the Dropdown question type instead.
Creating a Multiple Choice Question
To add this question type:
- Drag and drop Multiple Choice into your survey from the BUILDER section on the Design Survey page.
- Enter question text.
- In the Answers fields, enter each answer choice.
- Configure any additional options.
- Click Save.
Allow More Than One Answer (Use Checkboxes)
You can select Allow more than one answer (use checkboxes) to allow respondents to select more than one answer choice. With this setting selected, you can also require respondents to answer a specific range or limit of answer choices.
Under the Edit, Options, and Logic tabs, you can further customize the question in the following ways:
- Add an "Other" Answer Option or Comment Field
- Require an Answer
- Change the Question Size & Layout
- Sort, Randomize, or Flip Choices
- Add Question Skip Logic
- Add Question & Answer Piping
Learn more: Editing Questions
Before you send out your survey, preview & test your survey design to see what your survey will look like to respondents.
If you require respondents to answer a specific number or range of answer choices, customize the error message to reflect the requirement so respondents will know how to answer the question correctly.
Multiple Choice questions are easy to analyze since they are closed-ended. You can create Filter and Compare rules to break down your survey results, and every chart type is available for this question.