ASHRAE Online Item Writing Form
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* Indicates Mandatory Field
*First Name
Middle Name or Initial
*Last Name
Member Number
*Street Address
*Email Address
The spaces below are targeted for one exam question only. If you want to submit more than one question, please use the link on the next page after you have submitted this one.
*Certification Exam
*Certification Exam DCO
*Type of Question
*Write Exam Question Here (only one item per form)
*Answer (write the correct answer here)
*Incorrect Answer 1
*Incorrect Answer 2
*Incorrect Answer 3
*For last 3 items, insert "N.A." if not applicable.
*Primary Source (text book, journal article, etc)
*Page Reference (e.g.: page 127, paragraph 2, sentence 4) where the information for the exam item was located
*Copyright Information (include name of publisher, date of publication, etc. Use APA guidelines. For example: McDowell, R. (2006). Fundamentals of HVAC systems. Amsterdam: Elsevier Inc.)
*Acknowledge:  I understand that, by submitting this exam item, it becomes the sole intellectual property of ASHRAE for possible use on the exam