OTBA

AcronymDefinition
OTBAOpen Text Based Assessment
OTBAOntario Tenpin Bowling Association (Ontario, Canada)
OTBAOld Town Business Association (Maryland)
OTBAOldham-Trimble Baptist Association (Kentucky)
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Hace dos anos que no se pudo realizar la gala y ahora se hara en formato de concierto con la OTBA", indico la diva en conferencia de prensa, y anadio:
This is the first time students are being provided special text material based on which they will have to answer questions in OTBA. The questions will be designed to evaluate the student's aptitude for handling situational problems and think out- of- the- box solutions.
OTBA will be held for four subjects in its debut year -- English, Hindi, Mathematics and Social Science.
" Initially, there was a lot of confusion regarding OTBA even among teachers.
The OTBA has put the axe at the root of an examination system that prompts students to store up all that they hear and read in their memory and empty it out on the answer sheets.
With the aim to incorporate analytical and theoretical skills, thus moving away from memorization, OTBA would be introduced in March, 2014 examination of these two classes.
The instructions further mentions that the textual material will be related to chosen concepts taken from the syllabi as OTBA will have questions of higher order thinking skills and some of which may be subjective, creative and open ended"(TOI, June 18, 2013).
For OTBA for Class XI, the Board's instructions mention that it will be applicable to Economics, Biology and Geography subjects only.
The Board has given instructions to all the schools coming under its ambit that OTBA for Class IX in March, 2014 would be applicable to all the main subjects.
For class IX, OTBA will be applicable to all subjects while only economics, biology and geography are going to have such questions in class XI in this academic session.
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Elles toucheront les cimetieres de Sidi Abderrahmane 1 et 2, Ifri 1, 2 et 3, Sidi Herir, Sidi Boudrar et Sidi Mansour, ainsi que les cimetieres des localites de Said Otba, Bamendil Bour El Haicha, Hassi Miloud et Beni Thour, a precise le meme responsable.