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    #1

    "respond" and "answer"

    Is that correct to say:
    a) I answered on a question (problem).
    b) I answered a question (problem).
    c) I responded on a question (problem).
    d) I responded a question (problem).

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    #2

    Re: "respond" and "answer"

    Only 'I answered a question' is correct.

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    #3

    Re: "respond" and "answer"

    and for "respond":
    "I responded to a question"
    Is that correct?

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    #4

    Re: "respond" and "answer"

    Yes.

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