FCE Writing an Essay (Tips)

Choose the right answer.
1) How many words should you write the essay in?
2) Is the essay written in a formal or informal style?
3) Can I use contractions in my essay?
4) How many body paragraphs should your essay have?
5) How much time should I spend on writing my essay?
6) How much is the essay worth for the writing exam?
7) Do I have to use British spelling?
8) Are words like 'can't' and 'aren’t' counted as one or two words?
9) Can I use colloquial language in my essay?
10) My handwriting is terrible! Will I lose points?