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Sample Essay Exam Questions and Answers!

Posted by Library Blog on 12/04/2009 at 12:00 AM

In addition to the resources and sage advice offered by the folks in the office of the Dean of Students, here are a few Law Library resources to help you prepare for and take your exams! 

Getting to Maybe: How to Excel on Law School Exams (Reserve and Stacks, KF283 .F47 1999) is authored by two law professors and includes discussions of sample essay questions and answers for Torts, Property, Constitutional Law, and Contracts.

Law School Success in a Nutshell: A Guide to Studying Law and Taking Law School Exams (2d ed. Reserve, KF283 .B87 2008) gives sample exam questions and answers for Civil Procedure, Constitutional Law, Contracts, Criminal Law, Property, and Torts.

Mastering the Law School Exam: A Practical Blueprint for Preparing and Taking Law School Exams (Reserve, KF283 .D37 2007) has several essay questions with either an evaluation sheet or a sample answer for Business Organizations, Civil Procedure, Constitutional Law, Contracts, Criminal Law, Evidence, Property, and Torts.

Writing Essay Exams to Succeed (Not Just to Survive) (2d ed. Reserve, KF283 .D47 2007) uses two essay questions with analysis of the sample answers to illustrate common mistakes made by students in writing answers to essay questions.