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c PEMERINTAH KABUPATEN BEKASI NASKAH SOAL

DINAS PENDIDIKAN ULANGAN UMUM SEMESTER GANJIL


c SMA NEGERI 1 CIKARANG UTARA TAHUN PELAJARAN 2009/2010
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c  Mata Pelajaran : Bahasa Inggris
Petunjuk Khusus: Kelas / Program : XII IPA / IPS
c 1. Untuk soal Pilihan Ganda, pilihlah satu jawaban Hari / Tanggal :
yang benar. Waktu : 90 menit
c 2. Untuk soal Uraian, jawablah dengan benar.

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Text 1 c. dark e. weak
d. heavy
Riding a bicycle is a great way to get around.
Bicycles are quiet, fun to ride, and you don¶t need gas or
electricity to make them go. You just use the power of 5. What is the main idea of paragraph six?
your legs! a. How a bicycle can move.
Bicycles have two wheels. One wheel is in front of b. The pedals go around and around.
the other. You swing your leg over the bike, sit down, c. The turning pedals move a chain.
and start pedaling. d. You put your feet on the pedals.
The heart of every bicycle is its frame. Most
e. The chain goes to back wheel.
bicycles have frames made of thin metal tubes. The best
frames are light and strong. A seat, called a saddle, is in
the middle of the frame. You can make the seat higher 6. What should you do if your bicycle goes uphill?
or lower. a. Change into the higher gear.
Bicycle wheels usually have wire spokes. Spokes b. Push the pedals harder.
help the wheel keep its round shape. Inflatable tires fit c. Have it pulled.
on the wheels. The wheels have brakes for stopping. d. Change the direction of the bicycle.
A bicycle has handlebars. You use the handlebars
e. Change into the lower gear.
to steer and help you balance on two wheels. Most bikes
have brake levers on the handlebars. You squeeze the
levers to make the breaks work. 7. What is the function of the derailleur?
Pedals and a chain make a bike go. You put your a. To move bicycle faster.
feet on the pedals and push. The pedals go around and b. To make bicycle in balance.
around. The turning pedals move a chain. The chain c. To shift the chain to lower of higher gears.
goes to the back wheel. The chain goes around a part
d. To change the gear.
called a cog. The moving chain makes the cog on the
back wheel turn. e. To turn the chain.
Most bicycles have a gearshift attached to the
frame or the handlebars. Bikes usually have 5 to 27 Text 2
gears. Bicycle gears have a part called a derailleur. The
derailleur shifts the chain to lower or higher gears. You You have heard a lot in praise of the Internet: A lot
use a lever to shift gears. of good things have been said about the Internet: it
You use low gears for going up a hill. You use high allows people all over the world to communicate easily
gears for going faster, usually on flat roads or downhill. and it provides you with all kinds of information. As you
are interested, you would like to start to be involved in it,
1. What is mainly discussed in the text? but you do not know how to start to be involved in it, but
a. Bicycle and its main parts.
you do not know how to start.
b. Bicycles are quiet and fun to ride.
c. Most bicycles have frames. The first thing you need is a computer. Those with
d. How to ride bicycle. pentium processors would be nice, but a 486 is enough.
e. Bicycles don¶t need gas. An IBM compatible or a Macintosh will do, but it must be
equipped with a modem. The higher the modem speed
2. What is the main idea of the first paragraph? is better. The minimum is 14.4 Kbps (kilobytes per
a. The main parts of a bicycle. second).
b. The wheels of a bicycle.
c. The reason why we should buy a bicycle. You need a telephone line. If you don¶t have one at
d. The reason why it is enjoyable to ride bicycle. home, you might be able to use the one at the office
e. The heart of a bicycle. (naturally with the permission of your boss). This will be
your connection to Cyberspace.
3. Suppose you were riding a bicycle. What should After you have all of the equipment, you need to
you do to stop your bicycle? contact an Internet Service Provider (ISP). Since 1994,
a. Jump off from the bicycle. the government has issued business licenses for 40
b. Squeeze the levers to make the brakes work. ISPs in Indonesia. Some of them, like the ones operated
c. Turn off the ignition key. by IPTEK-NET and the Institute of Technology Bandung,
d. Tread on the brakes quickly. are not for commercial use.
e. Keep on pedaling. Most of the ISPs operate in Jakarta, but some offer
services in several other cities. PT Pos Indonesia, the
4. The best frames are light and strong. The antonym state company which runs mail offices nationwide,
of the underlined word is « provides services in 31 cities in the provinces. If you
a. bright b. dawn can¶t find an ISP in your town, this does not necessarily
mean that you can¶t get connected to the internet. You
will still be able to venture into Cyberspace, but you will
have to pay more for the phone bills. This depends not 15. According to advertising «
only on how long you use the phone, but also how far a. You must send your application to the factory in
the closest ISP office is from your place. formal writing.
c b. You have to come and hand over your
8. Which statement is TRUE according to text? application.
a. The modem speed must be 14.4 Kbps. c. You can¶t make appointment for interview by
b. The Internet needs a special telephone. phone.
c. All ISPs are not for commercial purposes. d. Fax your application immediately.
d. The Internet needs an IBM or a Macintosh e. You should be interviewed first, and then you
computer. write to Mr. Warburg.
e. A computer can be connected to the Internet
with the help of ISP. 16. We can conclude that «
a. take this job and you will work like dog.
9. The most important thing that you must have in b. you have no time to take any courses because
order you to involve in the Internet is « you are very busy.
a. a computer d. IPTEK-Net c. Saturday and Sunday will be hard days for
b. a cyberspace e. the Internet kiosk working.
c. a license d. you can still play football every afternoon with
your friends.
10. The topic of paragraph five is about « e. Tuesday is a free days.
a. the use of ISP
b. the operation of ISP Text 4
c. the service of ISP Water pollution is really a problem for all people to
d. the connection of ISP solve. Solution to the problem «(17)« people to
e. the number of ISP demonstrate their quality as responsible citizens.
Individuals as well as their industries «(18)« that they
should not do anything «(19)«. to the problem. They
11. ³This will be your connection to Cyberspace.´ must handle wastes properly. They must not dump
The underlined word means « «(20)« substances, including chemical wastes, into the
a. joint d. recommendation river or other public waterways. Furthermore, it is
b. communication e e. combination expected that everyone fully understands the «(21)« of
c. promotion recycling rubbish.

12. The Internet is much praised because «


17. a. makes d. brings
a. it gives more advantages than disadvantages.
b. helps e. requires
b. it is the best cyberspace technology.
c. encourages
c. it is the quickest means of global
communication.
18. a. will realize d. are realized
d. it is the cheapest way of communication.
b. could realize e. has realized
e. it needs only a modern of minimum speed.
c. must realize
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Canteen Assistant Wanted« 19. a. contributing d. is contributing
A reliable hard working person, preferably with cooking b. to contribute e. is contributed
experience, is required to assist in the canteen of our c. contributes
modern expanding factory. Hours will be 8.30 ± 2.00
property market, Monday ± Friday. We offer $5820 p.a.
20. a. harmful d. awful
plus commission $20 per week and good working
conditions. Ring or write to: b. useful e. skillful
c. beautiful
Mr. Warburg.
W & C STAN Ltd.
Bintaro Jaya sector 7 21. a. problem d. cause
Jakarta, Tel. 456 7890 b. danger e. disadvantage
c c. importance
13. A canteen assistant will get net salary about « per
month. 22. The young lad went back to the store and got
a. $565 c. $5,900 another meal.
b. $585 e. $5,840 The word ³lad´ means «
c. $485 a. mother d. father
b. girl e. beggar
14. From the advertising, we know that « c. boy
a. no experience is OK to apply.
b. only cook is required. 23. He¶s very sun burnt and healthy. He spends a lot of
c. only experienced applicant in cooking is time «
required. a. out of control d. out of work
d. only Diploma Graduate should apply. b. out of order e. out of breath
c. out of date
e. good working applicant is required.
24. As soon as you are sure, try to get in truck with me, a. I¶m deeply regretful of making that silly mistake.
would you please? b. I have gone to Belgium for many times.
The underlined phrase can be substituted by « c. I honestly regret to have done so to Kimberly
a. assist me d. hold my hand
d. a and c are correct.
b. contact me e. go to my house
c. provoke me e. None is correct.

25. « is necessary for the development of strong 34. A : Would there be any possibility for me to take
bones and teeth. the position?
a. It is calcium B :«
b. That calcium a. Well, I¶m not sure about that.
c. Calcium b. I am not certain you are capable of having the
d. Although calcium post.
e. Even though calcium c. I know you have the ability to have the position.
d. It is possible that you¶ll take it.
26. Almost everyone falls « on the first try. e. All are correct.
a. in passing the driver¶s test
b. to past the driver¶s test 35. A : I think what you did was crazy, Jim.
c. to have pass the driver¶s test B :«
d. past the driver¶s test a. I know it was a mistake. I am so sorry.
e. pass the driver¶s test b. Sorry, I didn¶t have any money.
c. I forgot to take my umbrella.
27. Joe is going to study from 7 o¶clock until 10 o¶clock d. I¶m sorry, but I¶m using it now.
this evening. So at 8.30 this evening he « e. Could it be you again who did it?
a. will study d. studies
b. will be studying e. study 36. A : Sam, «
c. is studying B : Sorry Dean, I¶ve promised to see Jessica.
a. Do you mind if I used your cell phone?
28. Marco fell off the ladder while he « the ceiling. b. Pass me the salt, please.
a. will paint d. was painting c. Would you mind accompanying me to the bank
b. will be painting e. painting today?
c. is painting d. Can you be silent for a moment?
e. That sounds like a good suggestion.
29. The swimming bath « at 9.00 and « at 8.30
everyday. 37. A : So what is our goal?
a. open ± close B :«
b. opens ± closes a. I have no idea, really.
c. will open ± close b. We strongly hope to get the highest reward in
d. would open ± would close the contest.
e. is opening ± is closing c. The problem is out of my reach.
d. Under any circumstances, I disagree with that.
30. I don¶t mind where we go. Let¶s just « about e. What do you think I am supposed to be?
Senayan Park for a while.
a. voyage d. go 38. He has been sitting in the library every night «. the
b. wonder e. look last four months.
c. wander a. since d. for
b. until e. about
31. ³Can you describe the man?´ c. before
The policeman asks «
a. if I could describe the man 39. I am worried about the exam, and «
b. whether I can describe the man a. also is he d. so he does
c. that you could describe the man b. so is he e. he is either
d. that the lady could describe the man c. he is also
e. to that you can describe the man
40. I am now « tea without sugar.
32. Hannah is very skillful violist. The sentence means a. accustomed to drink
« b. accustomed to drinking
a. Hannah is not interested in playing violin. c. have the custom to drink
b. Hannah has a violin. d. accustoming in drinking
c. The violin belongs to Hannah. e. to be accustomed to drink
d. Hannah is able to play violin very well.
e. Hannah feels that she knows the violin.

33. A : To tell you the truth, «


B : Yes, you should have been careful with your
words.
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1. Ann : Mother, Michele invites me to her sister¶s birthday party next week.
May I go, Mom?
Mother : Sure, but don¶t go home late, 10 p.m. is the latest.
Ann : Thanks, Mom. ___________________

2. Teacher : Hilda, do you know why Nicola is absent today?


Hilda : Yes, Ma¶am. She is absent _________ having a toothache.
Teacher : I see.

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3. Telephone _________ by Alexander Graham Bell in 1877.
4. Vanessa waters the plants every morning but this morning she __________ because of raining.

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The positive effects of TV for students


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b. ___________________________
c. ___________________________
d. ___________________________
e. ___________________________

The negative effects of TV for students


a. ___________________________
b. ___________________________
c. ___________________________
d. ___________________________
e. ___________________________