Solved Paper-I On Topic : Solved Paper-I SET(MH) Dec 1 2013

Que : 1 . Open-book tests are recommended mainly because :

1. they reduce malpractice in examinations
2. students need not spend time in studying for examination
3. they reduce emphasis on rote memory
4. students are relaxed at the time of examination
Please Select Ans Options .

Option 3 is Correct Answer
What is an Open Book Examination?
An ″open book examination″ is one in which examinees are allowed to consult their class notes, textbooks, and other approved material while answering questions.
This practice is not uncommon in law examinations, but in other subjects, it is mostly unheard of.
Radical and puzzling though the idea may sound to those who are used to conventional examinations, it is ideally suited to teaching programmes that especially aim at developing the skills of critical and creative thinking.