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Key Exam Question Words

by | Nov 17, 2014 | Higher Education

Exam questions don’t just ask for a specific area of information- they ask for that information to be given in a specific way. There’s a difference between name and describe or analyse and discuss. To really nail an exam it’s not just about having the answers; it’s also about knowing how exactly to give them. Here’s a handy infographic to help you.


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