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essay question

noun
1.
a question on a test or examination on a given topic requiring a written analysis or explanation, usually of a specified length.
Origin
1945-1950
1945-50
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Examples from the web for essay question
  • We set our students a three hour exam at the end of term: one essay question, in an exam room with an adjudicator.
  • For each school, visitors are encouraged to watch the video and read the essay question before deciding on a rating.
  • Student responses to an informal essay question favored the program and, in some cases, projected its value in a future context.
  • Next, the same technique can be applied to answering an essay question.
  • Usually this can be artfully woven into whatever essay question they give you.
  • If you are completing a computer application, please insert your essay response below the appropriate essay question.
  • The sponsoring organizations send out applications that may ask for basic contact information and include an essay question.
  • If you are completing a computer application, please insert your essay responses below the appropriate essay question.

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