Why are college exams done in Blue Books?
For those of you not familiar, a Blue Book is, well, a blue book that many colleges & universities provide for written responses to exams.
My question: why not just use looseleaf paper and have a stapler at the front of the room? I can’t imagine that Blue Books are less wasteful or cheaper than just sheets of looseleaf…
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