Essay Question: Read Text A carefully and write an argumentative essay of about 600-700 words in response to the following question. Meritocracy has been upheld as a significant tenet of Singapore society. However, many critics argue that the approach of meritocracy has brought more problems than benefits. To what extent do you agree with this opinion? Use the information from the text below as well as your knowledge to support your arguments. When using the information from text A, you are expected to acknowledge the source of it. Text A Meritocracy: Time For An Update? Defining Merit Many Paths to Success