Multiple choice fields can have choice(s) selected by default. Check-boxes can have more than one option selected by default. Multiple choice fields can also have no default choice selected.
If no choice is set by default and the field is set to be Required, then responders will be prompted to make a choice before they can submit a form.
Follow the steps below to set a choice as default.
1. Select the multiple choice form field to open up the field details
2. Select the radio button next to the option to mark it as the default selected option
For a checkbox field, the default option will be a checkbox instead. This will allow for multiple options to be selected by default.