- Vanity (or meaningless, emptiness, or pointless depending on your translation) – What does Solomon label as vain?
- Under the sun – (This indicates the natural activities of life, not necessarily evil, but not especially God-centered either) What happens "under the sun"?
- I saw – Take note of Solomon's observation's and commentary
- Profit – What things are worthwhile and which aren't
- What is the central question Solomon tries to answer?
- Where does Solomon try to find meaning? What results does his search produce?
- What conclusions does he reach?
Now here's a tough application question-