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GRE Issue Sample Essays

  1. Topic 253 - Present your perspective on the issue below, "Government should preserve publicly owned wilderness areas in their natural state, even though these areas are often extremely remote and thus accessible to only a few people." Read | Write
  2. Topic 260 - Present your perspective on the issue below, "College students should be encouraged to pursue subjects that interest them rather than seek programs that promise entry into the job market." Read | Write
  3. Topic 332 - Present your perspective on the issue below, "Sometimes imagination is a more valuable asset than experience. People who lack experience are free to imagine what is possible and thus can approach a task without constraints of established habits and attitudes." Read | Write
  4. Topic 365 - Present your perspective on the issue below, "The material progress and well-being of one country are necessarily connected to the material progress and well-being of all other countries." Read | Write
  5. Topic 233 - Present your perspective on the issue below, "To truly understand your own culture-no matter how you define it-requires personal knowledge of at least one other culture, one that is distinctly different from your own." Read | Write
  6. Topic 280 - Present your perspective on the issue below, "The purpose of many advertisements is to make consumers want to buy a product so that they will `be like` the person in the ad. This practice is effective because it not only sells products but also helps people feel better about themselves." Read | Write
  7. Topic 287 - Present your perspective on the issue below, "With the growth of global networks in such areas as economics and communication, there is no doubt that every aspect of society-including education, politics, the arts, and the sciences-will benefit greatly from international influences." Read | Write
  8. Topic 286 - Present your perspective on the issue below, "It is through the use of logic and of precise, careful measurement that we become aware of our progress. Without such tools, we have no reference points to indicate how far we have advanced or retreated." Read | Write
  9. Topic 311 - Present your perspective on the issue below, "The well-being of a society is enhanced when many of its people question authority." Read | Write
  10. Topic 216 - Present your perspective on the issue below, "Society does not place enough emphasis on the intellect-that is, on reasoning and other cognitive skills." Read | Write
  11. Topic 285 - Present your perspective on the issue below, "Humanity has made little real progress over the past century or so. Technological innovations have taken place, but the overall condition of humanity is no better. War, violence, and poverty are still with us. Technology cannot change the condition of humanity." Read | Write
  12. Topic 340 - Present your perspective on the issue below, "Important truths begin as outrageous, or at least uncomfortable, attacks upon the accepted wisdom of the time." Read | Write



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October 15, 2016