Exam Prep Writing Prompts
Note the time right now and grab a pencil and some scrap paper, as well as some paper for your finished essay. Jot down what the time will be 30 minutes from now and then begin.
Practice your essay writing by responding to this prompt. Use the writing process as it was described in this chapter:
Some of the students on the school's track team are lobbying the coach to order new uniforms for the coming season. The present ones are in fine condition, but some on the team say that the style seems a bit old-fashioned. The coach feels that the added expense, which would likely have to be paid by the students as the team's budget is for travel to track meets, would be too much for many students. They would probably have to quit the team.
What should the track team do that would be beneficial to the most students?