Sample Exam Questions
You should express your thoughts clearly and organize your ideas in paragraphs so that they will make sense to a reader. Your essay should be well developed with many specific details and at least two pages (four sides) in length. Correct grammar and sentence structure are important.
|Sample Essay Topics|
|Can we judge others by the way they look? Does a person’s appearance reflect his or her character? Support your viewpoint with specific details from your knowledge or experience.|
|The government has made many addictive substances illegal because they may harm the health of those who take them. But alcohol and tobacco may also be dangerous to a person’s health, and they are legal. Should the government make these substances illegal? Support your viewpoint with specific details from your knowledge or experience.|
|Do you agree or disagree with the following statement? Teenagers should not have jobs while they are still in high school. Support your viewpoint with specific details from your knowledge or experience.|
This subtest is administered only to students applying to the college under the 24-Credit Hour GED program, home-schooled students, and international high school students applying for financial aid.