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Should homework be abolished?

Unicornlandia1
WitherDragon999

First, I'd just like to thank everyone who is reading this debate for their time and thank my opposition.I know it sounds silly, but homework could be a major reason for students being poorly educated or mentally unstable. Crazy right? Well, read on.Let's start with stress.We all know that the mind learns best when it is relaxed and happy. Is it really helping to drill homework into students, after they've already been working hard for

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Updated 2 Weeks Ago

The duodecimal system should be used in society rather than decimal.

Sensorfire
SteveHeist

The duodecimal (or dozenal) system, or base twelve, is superior to decimal, or base ten, for a number of reasons. Ten has only 2 and 5 as non-trivial factors. Twelve has 2, 6, 3, and 4. Thus, elementary fractions such as 1/2, 1/3, 2/3. 1/4, and 3/4 all have convenient duodecimal represenations, being 0.6, 0.4, 0.8, 0.3 and 0.9, respectively. This gets rid of problems of repeating numbers that would be encountered particularly with 1/3 and 2/3 in decimal. This means common fractio...

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P.E should not required in schools (Or at least there should be alternatives)

QuantumArgument
MonkeyBomb20

P.E. is a class required by schools all across the country. Yet this class often fails at its main goal of encouraging children to exercise and alienates children by encouraging a violent atmosphere in which the strong prevail and the weak get picked on. Not only that, but it oftentimes affects bright individuals' GPA and is not fair to students' grades and academic achievement. How can you base a grade on wether someone can hit a ball the right way or run a certain distance.. Other activities r...

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Updated 3 Weeks Ago

chromes during class

briy123
bastobasto

should we have chromes during class...

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Updated 2 Weeks Ago

Should kids have homework? if so how much?

Skyhighflying15
MoistPenguin

Assigning homework is unfair and counterprodictive. (just writing this cuz i have to)...

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Updated 1 Week Ago

the death penalty should be active

ytytytytyttyytytyt
JohnnyDepp420

it should not be used for getting the actual bad guys...

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Updated 1 Week Ago

Should students be able to rate their schools online?

Lo2142
cade1245

Yes because the students can give school the information if they are working good or bad....

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3 Comments
Updated 2 Weeks Ago

Resolved: Public colleges in the U.S. ought not restrict any constitutionally protected speech

Annie_Debate
LD_and_Congress_Debater

It would be great if we can run a LD style debate as I need to prepare for my qualifiers. When you are ready, please respond with your position and we can start shortly after.Roadmap:ACNC1AR2NR2ARI affirm Resolved: Public colleges and universities in the United States ought not restrict any constitutionally protected speech. Framework <...

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6 Comments
Updated 3 Weeks Ago

for students that have the free lunch program should snacks be included

pickleoverlord
Iacov

I am a 13 year old boy and my family is a little poor, but they still find it in their hearts to put money in my account and I don't think that that is fair for them. so that is why I'm making this my first debate. please make a comment...

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Updated 1 Month Ago

Should college be free?

17BabyKay17
Haasinator

If not free, should it be much less expensive? Should we care anyway?...

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Updated 3 Weeks Ago