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STUDENT A’s QUESTIONS (Do not show to Student B)

1)

What images spring to mind when you hear the word ‘weapon’?

2)

Do you think everyone has the right to carry a weapon?

3)

Are there a lot of weapons in your country?

4)

Do you agree with the amount of money your government spends on weapons?

5)

What’s your opinion on countries with nuclear weapons and those who want weapons?

6)

Do you think terrorists will ever use nuclear, chemical or biological weapons?

7)

Would you ever carry or use a weapon?

8)

What do you think of the weapons trade?

9)

Seneca said: "A sword is never a killer, it is a tool in the killer's hands." Do you agree?

10)

Joseph Stalin said: "Ideas are more powerful than guns. We would not let our enemies have guns, why should we let them have ideas." What do you think of this quote?


 
 

STUDENT B’s QUESTIONS (Do not show to Student A)

1)

Do you think weapons are interesting?

2)

Do you think the world will ever be free from weapons of mass destruction?

3)

What are the laws in your country regarding deadly and lethal weapons?

4)

Would you like to work in the weapons industry?

5)

What do you think the personality of a weapons designer is like?

6)

What do you think the weapons of the future will be like?

7)

“The tongue is mightier than the sword;” Is free speech a weapon?

8)

What weapons can you buy in stores in your country?

9)

Albert Einstein said: "I know not with what weapons World War III will be fought, but World War IV will be fought with sticks and stones." What does this quote mean? Do you agree?

10)

Hermione Gingold said: "Fighting is essentially a masculine idea; a woman's weapon is her tongue." Do you agree?


 


 
 
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