Archetype Description Answer to example question: "Is the glass half full or half empty?"
Actual Student Just answers the question. The best you could possibly hope for The glass is half full
The Scrounger points out useless peripheral information about the question in a desparate attempt to get partial credit it depends on what the glass is made out of. Also, the size of the glass
The Genius thinks s/he is smarter than everyone. uses Q.E.D. after every answer Multiplying the amount of water in the glass by zero, one obtains the identity, 0=0. Therefore, the glass does not exist. Q.E.D.
The Artist Makes a beautiful diagram showing the answer to the problem. Then proceeds to get it wrong. Did s/he read her/his own diagram?

As you can see, the glass is completely full