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GRE Issue Sample Essays

  1. Topic 409 - Present your perspective on the issue below, "The true value of a civilization is reflected in its artistic creations rather than in its scientific accomplishments." Read | Write
  2. Topic 370 - Present your perspective on the issue below, "Unlike great thinkers and great artists, the most effective political leaders must often yield to public opinion and abandon principle for the sake of compromise." Read | Write
  3. Topic 274 - Present your perspective on the issue below, "The study of history has value only to the extent that it is relevant to our daily lives." Read | Write
  4. Topic 191 - Present your perspective on the issue below, "The most effective way to understand contemporary culture is to analyze the trends of its youth." Read | Write
  5. Topic 259 - Present your perspective on the issue below, "Leaders are created primarily by the demands that are placed upon them." Read | Write
  6. Topic 321 - Present your perspective on the issue below, "High-speed electronic communications media, such as electronic mail and television, tend to prevent meaningful and thoughtful communication." Read | Write
  7. Topic 209 - Present your perspective on the issue below, "Creating an appealing image has become more important in contemporary society than is the reality or truth behind that image." Read | Write
  8. Topic 245 - Present your perspective on the issue below, "The people who make important contributions to society are generally not those who develop their own new ideas, but those who are most gifted at perceiving and coordinating the talents and skills of others." Read | Write
  9. Topic 188 - Present your perspective on the issue below, "It is more important to allocate money for immediate, existing social problems than to spend it on long-term research that might help future generations." Read | Write
  10. Topic 218 - Present your perspective on the issue below, "Imaginative works such as novels, plays, films, fairy tales, and legends present a more accurate and meaningful picture of human experience than do factual accounts. Because the creators of fiction shape and focus reality rather than report on it literally, their creations have a more lasting significance." Read | Write
  11. Topic 205 - Present your perspective on the issue below, "Students should memorize facts only after they have studied the ideas, trends, and concepts that help explain those facts. Students who have learned only facts have learned very little." Read | Write
  12. Topic 204 - Present your perspective on the issue below, "Most people would agree that buildings represent a valuable record of any society`s past, but controversy arises when old buildings stand on ground that modern planners feel could be better used for modern purposes. In such situations, modern development should be given precedence over the preservation of historic buildings so that contemporary needs can be served." Read | Write



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