open-book examination

noun

Definition of open-book examination

: a written examination during which an examinee is permitted to consult references to answer questions calling for organization, analysis, or judgment, rather than memorization

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“Open-book examination.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/open-book%20examination. Accessed 24 Sep. 2021.

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