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child looking out train window in the rain with a sad expression

What place would you never want to travel to? Why not?

Use all the elements of a strong answer in your writing. (See Examples and hints.)

Ladder reaching to the moon

What is your ambition? Do you have any secret wishes? What are they?

"Future Shop" storefront

How have shopping habits changed over recent years? Describe how people used to shop compared to how they shop now. Who benefits from these changes? Who is hurt by them?

Be sure to use specific examples to support your answer.

Tour de France bicycle race

"The concept of excellence is inherently competitive; logically, in order for some to surpass, others must be outdone." —Ian Cosh, resident anthropologist at Idea Couture

Write an essay in which you take a position on the statement above. In developing and supporting your essay, consider instances in which the statement does and does not hold true.

People performing peaceful protest

"Civil disobedience" is when you break the law or social rules on purpose to bring attention to a cause (a principle or aim that a group supports or fights for) and push for change. People may be arrested when performing civil disobedience.

  • Is there a cause you think is worth being arrested for? What is it, and why do you feel that way?
Illustration of a child lying on a crescent moon, reading

Do you think that dreams can help us solve problems? Why or why not?

Award statue with film graphics and word "film"

Which movie do you think should win an award for best music soundtrack? Why? What makes it special?

Use facts and data in your answer. (See Examples and hints.)

Clothes hanging in closet

What is the most important piece of clothing in your closet and why? Use specific details and examples to support your answer.

Woman in 1950s style clothing and car

What influences the styles, values and interests of a generation? Why are different generations so different?

Support your answer with specific details and examples.

Monies of the world

What did your parents teach you about money? How did they do it? Do you agree now with what they taught you? 

What will you teach (or have you taught) your children about money? How?

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