College entrance exam topics viewed as strange

Many Chinese consider the questions for the literature component of the just-ended college entrance exam as strange, while some think they were ethically orientated.

Exam no longer the only way up

China's college entrance exam, for decades compared to a stampede of thousands of soldiers and horses across a single log bridge, is now turning out to be just one of many options for students in top senior highs.

  • Agonizing moments for not only candidates

    Agonizing moments for not only candidates
    This year 9.15 million students will sit the national college entrance exam, or gaokao, on Thursday and Friday.

Poll

Gaokao, and studying abroad, which one do you prefer?
Gaokao.
Studying abroad.
What do you plan to do after gaokao?
Travel.
Study.
Internship.