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Accept and present audience questions

Presenters can start a live Q&A session with an audience during a presentation with Google Slides. You can present questions at any time, and people can ask questions from any device.

Start a Q&A session

Accept audience questions

  1. Present from your Android device to another screen.
  2. At the top right, tap Show Q&A .
    • To start a new session, tap Start new.
    • To resume a recent session, tap Continue recent.
    • To stop taking questions, tap the switch in the top right corner.

Show questions from the audience

Presenters can display audience questions during your presentation.

  1. At the top right, tap Show Q&A .
  2. Tap a question you'd like to display.
    • To change the question, tap a different question.
    • To stop showing the question, tap the checkmark next to the question.

Ask and vote on questions

Audience members can ask questions during a presentation:

  1. Go to the link at the top of the presentation. Example: goo.gl/slides/a1b.
  2. Tap Ask a question… and type a question.
  3. Tap Submit.

Note: If audience members want to ask an anonymous question, check the box by "Ask anonymously."

Vote on questions

Audience members can vote on the questions they would like answered.

  1. Go to the link shown at the top of the presentation. Example: goo.gl/slides/a1b
  2. Below the question you'd like to vote on, tap Up vote  or Down vote .

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