Write Essay

For this item type you need to write a 200-300 word argumentative essay in response to a prompt.

You have 20 minutes to write your essay.

The Word Count at the bottom of the screen counts the number of words you write. Make sure to write a minimum of 200 words, but no more than 300 words.

There are also cut, copy and paste buttons which you may choose to use while constructing your response.

Cut: Select text from your answer that you wish to remove and left-click “Cut”.

Copy: Select text from your answer that you wish to copy and left-click “Copy”.

Paste: Place the cursor where you wish to paste the cut/copied text and left-click “Paste”.

Question 1:

Should current social problems deserve higher priority for funding compared to research for probably future issues? Argue your point of view.

Question 2:

There has been many inventions throughout the years. In your opinion, which is the best invention in the past 100 years?

Question 3:

The mass media, including TV, radio and newspapers influence our society and shape our opinions and characters. What is your opinion on this statement?

Question 4:

Formal written examinations can be a valid method to access students’ learning progression. To what extent do you agree or disagree?