Are open book exams easy than closed-book exams?.Many countries like the United States have implemented open-book exams in higher education. In open-book exams, students are allowed to carry their textbooks and other reference books in the examination hall. While writing answers students can open their textbooks. In India also the government is thinking about the introduction of open-book exams. During COVID-19 pandemic season, Delhi University conducted an online open-book exam.
How beneficial the open book exams to students. Are open book exams easy than closed-book exams?. Can open book exams practicable in India in higher examinations?