Topic: Human Values
6) Are moral values less important today compared to money? How does money affect morals? Comment. (150 Words)
Why this question?
Importance of moral, ethics and values is decreasing (or perceived to be decreasing) due to more importance given to money and material prosperity. This question seeks to test your understanding of linkage between money and values.
Key demand of the question:
Comment if importance of values have diminished in society due to importance given to money. Also comment on the impact of money on morals.
Comment: Through valid examples, write your opinion on two parts of the question.
Structure of Answer:
In the introduction write 1-2 lines about importance of values and morals today and take a stand if their importance has diminished or not.
In the body, divide answer into TWO main parts: First to comment to whether money has eaten up values or not. Second to comment on impact of money on morals (refer to article). In each part give two examples to substantiate your opinion.
In the conclusion write something like values change with times but there are eternal values such as love, faith, trust etc which will not change.