1. Claim: The best way to understand the character of a society is to examine the character of the men and women that the society chooses as its heroes or its role models.
Reason: Heroes and role models reveal a society's highest ideals.
Write a response in which you discuss the extent to which you agree or disagree with the claim and the reason on which that claim is based.
支持的论据：Hero reflects morality and spirit of a nation,比如Thomas Jefferson，The Declaration of Independence, the Convention rights
Hero reflects social propensity/tendency: Gandhi, Martin Luther King
反对的论据：Other facets could be an illustration of thorough perspectives of a society: religion, custom, education.
2. In any profession—business, politics, education, government—those in power should step down after five years.
Write a response in which you discuss the extent to which you agree or disagree with the claim. In developing and supporting your position, be sure to address the most compelling reasons and/or examples that could be used to challenge your position.
3.Colleges and universities should require their students to spend at least one semester studying in a foreign country.