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What kind of questions are asked in the Essay exam

Chirag Doshi
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Joined: Jul 09, 2003
Posts: 21
Hi,

I am doing the UrlBird assignment. I wanted to know what are the kind of questions that I can expect in the essay exam.
How should I prepare from them ?

Chirag
Anthony Watson
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Joined: Sep 25, 2003
Posts: 327
The questions ask you about your implementation, not about Java. You don't need to prepare for the essay test at all. You should take the exam soon after sending in the assignment though so that your code and designs are still fresh in your mind.
Chirag Doshi
Greenhorn

Joined: Jul 09, 2003
Posts: 21
Hey Anthony,
Thanks for the quick reply. But I still am unclear.

Are the questions specific to my assigment or my solution. For example will they ask me why I used LockManager for my implementation or will they ask me , How did you implement locking?

Some mock questions that you can think of will help me get a clearer picture?

Thanks
Chirag
Anthony Watson
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Joined: Sep 25, 2003
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The questions are pretty general, such as "How did you implement X? What are the advantages and disadvantages of doing it this way?"
Anthony Watson
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Just do the assignment and you'll be fine - the essay test only exists to prove that you were the one that coded the solution. Don't worry at all about the essays.
Chirag Doshi
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Joined: Jul 09, 2003
Posts: 21
Thanks Anthony.

Chirag
 
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