Some examples of exam papers include English examinations covering multiple skill levels and testing skill sets within various language-related disciplines. Some specialized exam papers deal with unique assessments, such as the Veterinary Nurse Conversion examination administered by the Animal Medicines Training Regulatory Authority.
Exam papers provided by the International Baccalaureate Organization include the English A2 Standard Level exam, for instance, which asks students to assess how language changes over time or to discuss the ways in which certain cultures distinguish themselves through their particular language usage. Further questions explore global and social issues, using essay questions to gauge language competency. The English A1 Higher Level exam tasks students to compare and contrast stage plays of their choosing, specifically in relation to important characters' entrances and exits. Other questions cover poetry, prose and literature in general.
Exam papers from Cambridge English Language Assessment cover many facets within the English language, including sub-categories such as English specific to business, financial and legal usage. Cambridge exam papers also operate on a multi-tiered system of language proficiency, moving from preliminary level ability to first level skill and then to advanced proficiency.
Exam papers provided by the Animal Medicines Training Regulatory Authority are geared toward issuing approvals for Suitably Qualified Persons, specifically Animal Medicine Advisors capable of providing suitable treatment and knowledgeable medical advice. To that end, the AMTRA Veterinary Nurse Companion Animal exam includes scenarios which test judgment and procedural knowledge, short answer sections covering a variety of related topics and multiple choice portions testing assorted rules and regulations.