Writing Write Essay

Understand Write Essay Question Type


Write a 200–300 word essay on a given topic.

Prompt Length

2–3 sentences

Skills Assessed


Time to Answer

20 minutes


How to answer this question

For this item type, you need to write a 200–300 word argumentative essay in response to a prompt.

You have 20 minutes to write your essay.

The Word Count at the bottom of the screen counts the number of words you write. Make sure to write a minimum of 200 words, but no more than 300 words.

There are also cut, copy and paste buttons, which you may choose to use while constructing your response.

  • Cut: Select text from your answer that you wish to remove and left-click “Cut”.
  • Copy: Select text from your answer that you wish to copy and left-click “Copy”.
  • Paste: Place the cursor where you wish to paste the cut/copied text and left-click “Paste”.