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(General Import Format Technology) GIFT files are used to import questions for quizzes into the Moodle learning management system (LMS) and others. The files hold the plain text (UTF-8 format) of each question followed by formatted versions of the correct answer and any other answers provided by the test author. Many LMS applications can also export quiz questions into GIFT files. See LMS.


(Learning Management System) An information system that administers instructor-led and e-learning courses and keeps track of student progress. Used internally by large enterprises for their employees, an LMS can be used to monitor the effectiveness of the organization's education and training. It is also beneficial in ensuring state- and federal-mandated courses are delivered in a timely manner.

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