General Instructions

  • You can view these instructions anytime by clicking the “View Instructions” link above.

  • Total duration of examination is given above in hrs::mins::secs format. The timer would count down from this time. The red bar inside the timer provides a hint of time available per question (not present in actual exam).

  • The clock will be set at the server. The countdown timer in the top right corner of screen will display the remaining time available for you to complete the examination. When the timer reaches zero, the examination will end by itself. You will not be required to end or submit your examination.

  • The Question Palette displayed on screen will show the status of each question using one of the following symbols:

    • “Not Visited”- You have not visited the question yet.
    • “Not Answered” - You have not answered the question.
    • “Answered” - You have answered the question.
    • “Marked for Review” - You have NOT answered the question, but have marked the question for review.
    • “Answered and Marked for Review”- The question(s) “Answered and Marked for Review” will be considered for evaluation. The Marked for Review status for a question simply indicates that you would like to look at that question again.

Navigating to a Question

To answer a question, do the following:

  • Click on the question number in the Question Palette at the right of your screen to go to that numbered question directly. Note that using this option does NOT save your answer to the current question.

  • Click on Save & Next to save your answer for the current question and then go to the next question.

  • Click on Mark for Review & Next to save your answer for the current question, mark it for review, and then go to the next question.

Answering a Question

Procedure for answering a multiple choice type question:

  • To select your answer, click on the button of one of the options

  • To deselect your chosen answer, click on the button of the chosen option again or click on the Clear Response button

  • To save your answer, you MUST click on the Save & Next button

  • To mark the question for review, click on the Mark for Review & Next button.

  • To change your answer to a question that has already been answered, first select that question for answering and then follow the procedure for answering that type of question