Use a Poll
A poll is the perfect tool to get an immediate estimate on your room members' opinions, knowledge and progress. Choose between multiple choice and open-ended questions to craft your poll and get the answers you need.
You can even take into account the current situation in the room by creating or editing a poll during the live session itself .
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Create a Poll
When someone is already in the process of crafting the poll, other members in the room will not be able to view the contents of the poll or create a new one.
When there is no poll and nobody is in the process of crafting one, click Create.
If you are currently viewing a poll, click on the Add button at the top right to create a new poll.
Name the Poll
You can name your poll by typing the name in the input field with "Name this poll".
Choose Question Type
Select and click on the poll format you wish to use. Multiple choice will only allow respondents to choose one option per question. Checkboxes will allow respondents to choose more than one option per question. Text will require respondents to type out their answers.
Fill in Your Question
When the draft of a poll is created, type the question you want to ask in the " Question" input field.
Craft Your Options
For polls using Multiple choice and Checkboxes, you are able to provide options for the respondents to choose. Type the answer options in the "Option" input fields.
Click Add Option at the bottom of the poll to create more options.
Click the Cross icon beside an option to delete the option.
Release and Close the Poll
When you want to end the poll, click Close Poll. Note that after a poll has been closed, it cannot be opened again.
Multiple Choice / Checkboxes
As members in the room submit their responses, you can see the number of respondents for each option represented in both actual numbers and percentage form.
For Text question type, the responses of each member will be shown. The results are visible to you even if the poll is not yet closed, but are not visible to other members in the room.
Delete A Poll
To delete a poll, click the Trashbin button on the right.