4.5 Questions and answers
The following table summarises some of the types of instructions you will encounter.
|Write down …||Determine …||Show …|
|What is…||Find …||Prove …|
|A simple answer will do but generally give some working.||Justification for your answer is required. This will be reflected in the marks.||The answer is given to you. All marks awarded for a convincing argument.|
You may like to copy this table into your own notes and add to it if you encounter other question wording in the future.