Here are the 2017 Paper 1 A’ Level GP Questions. We will post our answers shortly.

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Here are the 2017 Paper 1 A’ Level GP Questions. At the loft, we focused on questions 4, 5 and 11. We will post our answers shortly. In the meantime, feel free to drop us any questions that you may have in the comments below.


  1. ‘The past is not dead; it is not even past.’ Discuss.
  2. Can the use of animals for scientific research ever be justified?
  3. In your society, to what extent is it acceptable for public money to be used for the acquisition of works of art?
  4. ‘Rehabilitation, not punishment, should be the purpose of the justice system,’ Discuss.
  5. Is regulation of the press desirable?
  6. Do events, rather than politicians, shape the future?
  7. How far is science fiction becoming fact?
  8. Examine the role of music in establishing a national identity in your society.
  9. To what extent are people judged more by their physical appearance than by their abilities?
  10. ‘Practical ability is just as important as intellectual skills.’ How far is this true in your society?
  11. Access the view that attempts to control climate change can never be truly effective.
  12. ‘The quality of written language is being destroyed by social media.’ What is your view?