2015 A-Level General Paper (GP) Exam Questions

So here are the 12 essay questions for this year’s A-levels GP Paper 1:

  1. ‘There is no such thing as bad publicity.’ To what extent is this true?
  2. How far is it possible for one country to forgive another for its past actions?
  3. How effectively is public health promoted and managed in your country?
  4. ‘No cause is ever worth dying for’. Discuss.
  5. Consider the argument that the main purpose of television should be to educate rather than simply to entertain.
  6. In your society, how well are the demands of the economy and the environment balanced?
  7. ‘Parents have no right to impose their own values and beliefs on their children.’ Discuss.
  8. ‘Books serve little purpose in education as technological developments become more sophisticated’. How far do you agree?
  9. To what extent should the arts in your society focus on local rather than foreign talent?
  10. Should there be any controls over the production of energy when the need for it is so great?
  11. When a government’s finances for social welfare are limited, should they be directed towards the young or the old?
  12. ‘Human actions should be based on scientific fact, not religious faith’. How far do you agree with this statement?

In future posts, I will be sharing in greater detail my thoughts and approaches for some of these questions, so stay tuned! =)

In the meantime, which Question would you have chosen to answer and how would you have answered it? =P