How to Start a Q&A in Google Meet

Quick and easy-to-follow guide for Google Meet users

As a Google Meet session organizer, you can ask participants questions and allow or prevent them from asking questions.

Which Google Workspace editions don’t allow you to start a Q&A in Google Meet

  • This feature is unavailable for G Suite Basic, Google Workspace Business Starter, and Education Fundamentals and Standard.

How to ask questions and get answers in a Google Meet session step-by-step with images

Step 1

How To Start A Q&A In a Google Meet Video Meeting - Step 1

While in a meeting in Google Meet at, click the Activities icon at the bottom right.

Step 2

How To Start A Q&A In a Google Meet Video Meeting - Step 2

Select Q&A.

Step 3

How To Start A Q&A In a Google Meet Video Meeting - Step 3

Choose which questions to show or hide

You can choose whether to Allow questions or not on top.

You can also filter questions as you like. You can choose which ones to Show:

  • All questions
  • Unanswered
  • Answered
  • Hidden

Step 4

How To Start A Q&A In a Google Meet Video Meeting - Step 4

Sort questions

You can also choose to Sort by:

  • Oldest first
  • Newest first
  • Popular

Click Ask a question.

Step 5

How To Start A Q&A In a Google Meet Video Meeting - Step 5

Ask a question

Type your question and click Post.

Step 6

How To Start A Q&A In a Google Meet Video Meeting - Step 6

Now all participants can click the Activities tab and select Q&A to view questions.

You can upvote questions, hide, mark as answered, or delete them.

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