How to change quiz point values in Moodle


This tutorial will demonstrate how to change individual question mark values and the maximum grade for the quiz module.


  1. Open the Moodle course
  2. Locate and select the quiz link that needs updating
  3. Locate the “Quiz administration” block (left side) then select “Edit quiz”
  4. Select the “Edit maximum mark” pencil Icon (see image below)
  5. For each question, input a numerical mark value and hit enter
  6. Enter a numerical value in the “Maximum grade” box (top right corner)
  7. When finished select “Save” (right of “Maximum grade”)