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State

Brief identification (give a name)

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Calculate

To work something out

3

Describe

To tell the reader about something

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Explain

To make something clear

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Demonstrate

To show your knowledge and understanding (using examples)

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Apply

Apply your knowledge to a unseen scenario

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Compare

Point out similarities

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Contrast

To show differences

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Examine

To look closely, consider strengths and weaknesses, then come to a conclusion

10

Asses

How good is something? Considering its strengths and weaknesses

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Analyse

(Examine) look closely, consider strengths and weaknesses, then come to a conclusion

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Justify

Defend a viewpoint

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Evaluate

Examine strengths and weaknesses

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Discuss

To explain and evaluate:
• to make something clear
• to consider strengths and weaknesses

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Identify

A brief identification (give a name)

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