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Related to multiple-choice: Multiple-choice questions


1. Offering several answers from which the correct one is to be chosen: a multiple-choice question.
2. Consisting of questions of this type: a multiple-choice test.
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(Education) having a number of possible given answers out of which the correct one must be chosen
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1. consisting of several possible answers from which the correct one must be selected.
2. made up of multiple-choice questions: a multiple-choice exam.
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Adj.1.multiple-choice - offering several alternative answers from which the correct one is to be chosen; or consisting of such questions; "multiple-choice questions"; "a multiple-choice test"
true-false - offering a series of statements each of which is to be judged as true or false; "a true-false test"
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