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GRE Essay 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."

Author: asd | Date: October 11, 2017 | Score:5

People from different fields, such as tudents, scientists and business mans, all want to complete their job well and become successful. With the solid knowledge and plentiful working experience, people could do the job well and have a deep insight about this field. One the one hand, in order to g...

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