This article refers to the functionality of Ortrac Web. This article describes how to create a Rating scale to be used in an Evaluation question.



rating scale is a set of categories designed to elicit information about a quantitative or a qualitative attribute. In the social sciences, particularly psychology, common examples are the Likert response scale and 1-10 rating scales in which a person selects the number which is considered to reflect the perceived quality of a product.

Rating scales

Go to the left-hand side menu and select the menu Evaluation Forms/Rating scale

A menu open with previously created rating scales



Create new

  • Click the button Create new

An editor for rating scale opens, four main actions to perform:

  • Type name
  • Select which type Ordinal/Interval
  • Add Categories
  • Save



Edit headings

  • If you want to control each heading, click on the cogwheel button, to the right


Ordinal rating scale

Ordinal means, in order

  • Add Categories:


Interval rating scale

Interval means, groups

  • Add Categories:


Numeric value

  • If you want to create a rating scale with sliders


Save Rating scale

  • Press the Save button and select which status the form should have.

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