Sample Section A Essay “Religion is the opium of the masses” If religion were only the opium of the masses who would mind? Unfortunately, to extend Marx’s metaphor, it all too often also resembles the effects of amphetamines and of hallucinogenic, mind altering drugs as well!
Section II There is an inner logic to the GAMSAT, which consists of testing two fundamental types of intelligence. This is most easily seen in the “Written Communication” paper. Section A requires the candidate to write an analytical essay dealing with ideas, which tests intellectual intelligence.