State Bar Exam Questions and Sample Answers Released State Bar Exam Questions and Sample Answers Many state bar examiners release essay and performance test questions used on prior bar exams. In addition, some states release sample answers to these exam questions. If you intend to take a certain state's bar exam, make sure you review the past questions and answers as part of your bar preparation. Links to released questions for certain states are listed below: Alaska Arkansas California Connecticut Delaware Florida Georgia Kansas Kentucky Louisiana Maryland Massachusetts Minnesota Mississippi Missouri New Jersey New Mexico: older | newer New York North Carolina (click on Past Exams tab at the left side of web page.) A compilation of North Carolina Bar Exam essays from 1996 to 2007 can be found here. Ohio Oklahoma Oregon Pennsylvania Rhode Island Tennessee Texas Vermont Virginia (questions only) Click here for questions and answer guides for selected exams.