Scoring Logic

What is Scoring Logic?

Surveys can be used to compute scores/points in real-time. You can administer tests online, calculate scores, and present them to respondents immediately. You can also use scoring to determine who should receive rewards.

How can I assign scores?

  • Click on Login » Surveys (Select Survey) » Edit Survey (Choose Question) » Edit
  • Select Score/Weight.
  • Assign the desired scores for the various answer options listed.
  • Click Save Score.

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How can I set up logic based on scores?

  • Click on Login » Surveys (Select Survey) » Edit Survey (Choose Question) » Logic
  • Select Scoring Logic.
  • Enter the score range and the desired action from the Jump to: drop-down menu.
  • If you want to add more actions based on other ranges of scores, click Add Range to add a line. Enter the range and the action. Be sure that the range does not overlap with any other ranges listed. 
  • Select the Otherwise Jump to: destination.
  • Click Save Logic.

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Can I “subtract” or put “negative” values for scores when the respondent chooses incorrect answers?

Yes. Simply enter in a negative value for the answer option. If the respondent chooses that option, the value will be subtracted from the total score.

What question types are integrated with Scoring?

You can assign scores for the following question types:

Standard Question Types:

  • Multiple Choice – Select One
  • Multiple Choice – Select Many
  • Multiple Choice – Drop Down Menu
  • Matrix Table – Multi-Point Scales
  • Matrix Table – Checkbox / Multi-Select
  • Image/Video

Advanced Question Types:

  • Slider
  • Lookup table

Can I display the computed score to the end-user?

Yes. Use the ${score} variable in the “Thank You” page.

  • Login » Surveys (Select Survey) » Edit Survey » Finish Options



Can I (as the administrator) view the computed score for an individual?

  • Login » Surveys » Reports » Data Management » Response Viewer
  • Click on the Response ID for the response. In the popup, you can view the score in the Weight column.

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Can I download the scores to CSV/Excel files?

Yes. We’ve already integrated Scoring with the CSV/Excel download option.

License & Access Options

The feature/tools described here are available with the following license and higher:

  • Corporate Edition – Buy Now – $75/Month
    • Unlimited Surveys, Questions, Responses
    • Advanced Toolset and Features
    • No Long Term Commitment