Do we need to use “to” in this sentence? [closed]

I saw the following sentence in a script that includes conversations between a teacher and students.

I was looking for to the question about which Great Lake is the largest.

I do not understand the reason behind using ‘to’ here.

Answer

You have taken this out of its context. The original is:

And do you know why Lake Superior isn’t the answer I was looking for to the question about which Great Lake is the largest?

Here there are two constituents which modify the noun answer

… the answer [which] I was looking for …
… the answer … to the question about which Great Lake is the largest.

The sense is:

There was a question about which Great Lake is the largest.
I was looking for an answer to that question.
“Lake Superior” was not that answer.

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