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Research Article

Ontology-Based Multiple Choice Question Generation

Table 6

Reasons for MCQ major modifications.

ReasonNumber of MCQ items

Distracters should be replaced (too easy)6
MCQ item has less than four options6
Some options are incorrect or invalid4
No correct answer found within the options2
Rephrasing of stem required2
Options contain more than one correct answer1