On Thu, 05 Jan 2012 14:40:48 -0800, Rune Allnor wrote:
> Just a heads-up / warning for the regulars who answer questions and > provide other help here: > > The Norwegian Ministry of Education is abut to test examinations where > students have access to internet: > > http://www.aftenposten.no/nyheter/iriks/Skeptiske-til--bruke-Internett- p-eksamen-6734506.html > > (Haven't found an English version yet; no doubt some will pop up as soon > the international news stations pick up on this lunacy.) > > As for now, there is a non-vanishing chance that there might pop up > questions from students who need answers not for homework or projects, > but for exams. The idea is insane enough to actually spread to other > parts of the world, so beware; the answers you give here might be what > get your next colleague his or her diploma...
The answer is to design the exam so that having access to the Internet doesn't help.
I don't know if that's _possible_, but that's the _answer_.
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