As the coronavirus pandemic spreads, Delhi University, Pondicherry University and Karnataka State Open University (KSOU) have opted for 'Open Book Exam'. Institutes across the world have used this method to conduct exams even before the Covid-era. Here are answers to some frequently asked questions on OBE.
What is an Open Book Exam
An "open book examination" is that in which students are allowed to refer to either class notes and summaries or a “memory aid”, textbooks, or other approved material while answering questions. Its like question paper is given to students prior to sitting the formal exam or are to