1.Do you agree or disagree with the following statement： Children should spend most of the time playing and studying， and they should not be required to do household chores， like cooking or cleaning.
2.Some believe that teachers （for students from age 14-18） should focus on lecturing and asking students to take notes during lectures. Others believe that teachers should get students involved in discussion and encourage them to exchange ideas in class. Which way of teaching do you think is more effective for students＇ learning？
3.The best way to improve quality of education is to increase teachers＇ salaries.
4.Some parents offer their school-age children money for each high grade （mark） they get in school. Do you think this is a good idea？
5.University students should be required to take basic science classes even if they are not part of the field of the study.
6.What is the most important factor for students to succeed at university or college？
1） university tutors＇ individual instructions to help solve students＇ problems；
2） encouragement from family and friends；
3） high-quality education and excellent teachers in the high school
7. The university club wants to help others， if you are a member of them， you only could undertake one project this year， which following would you prefer to choose？
1） to help students at a nearby school with reading and mathematics；
2） to build house for people who cannot buy or rent；
3） to visit and assist the elder people with daily tasks ；
8.Workers would be happier if they are doing different types of tasks during their workday than doing the same task.
9.It is better for a company to have employees who do as they are told than employees who think of their own ideas？
10.Which kind of jobs would you choose： a high-paying job with long hours or a job with an average pay yet with normal work hours. Explain your choice， using specific reasons and details.
11.In order to relax， it is better to take physical exercises than to watch a movie or to read a book.
12.It is better to take risks and explore new things when you are older than when you are young.
13.The opinions of celebrities， such as famous entertainers and athletes， are more important to younger people than they are to older people.
14.It is better for people to have friends who are intelligent than to have friends who have a good sense of humor.
15.What is the most important action for the government to solve environmental problems？
1）funding research on new energy sources such as solar and wind power；
2）protecting the forest and wildlife；
3）passing and enforcing laws to reduce the pollution；