Hot Potatoes software allows you to make interactive assessments for students. The quizzes are made on your local computer and then can be imported into Moodle or shared on websites.
Hot Potatoes Manual (pdf)
Hot Potatoes Home Page
Download Java Hot Potatoes:
When you first start up Hot Potatoes, it will ask you for your user name. This name is stored on your computer, and not sent to anyone; it will be inserted into your exercises to identify you as the author. You must provide a user name before you can use all the features of Hot Potatoes.
More information about Adding/editing a hotpot (Moodle docs)
|Add an activity or resource|
|Upload your HotPot file.|
|Set Settings as appropriate and click Save.|
|And the resulting quiz should display|
|To use this option you must|
|Select Question bank from the Course or Quiz Administration and select Import|
|For the File format select Hot Potatores XML format|
|Upload your saved Hot Potatoes file and click Import|
Moodle confirms the import process is completed and next just click Continue.
You can then click the Edit quiz or Preview links under Quiz Administration to edit or review your imported quiz.
Kennesaw State University Hot Potatoes Tutorial
Trinity College, Moodle: Creating quizzes in Hot Potatoes and importing them in Moodle