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LISTENING SECTION

In this section of the test you will have the chance to show how well you understand spoken
English. There are three parts to this section with special direction for each part.

Part one: Question 1 – 5


Direction:
In this part of the test, you will hear some dialogues or questions spoken in English. The
dialogues or questions will be spoken twice. They will not be printed in your test book so you
must listen carefully to understand what the speakers are saying.
After you hear a dialogue and the question about it, read the five possible answers and decide
which one would be the best answer to the question you have heard. Now listen to a sample
question.

You will hear :


Man : Tell me about your brother and sister, Andrea?
Woman : Well, my sister is a lawyer. She works in Jakarta and my brother is
a painter. He has an exhibition here in Jogja.

You will also hear:


What are they talking about?
You’ll read in your test book :
A. The man’s job
B. The woman’s job
C. The woman’s family
D. The woman’s adress
E. The man’s daily routine.

The best answer to the question is “The woman’s family”.


Therefore, you should choose answer (C).

1. A. A truck driver
B. A hit run accident
C. A police officer
D. An accident report
E. A confused woman

2. A. Going to a gym
B. Staying in the woman’s house
C. Preparing his friends’ visit
D. Helping the man’s problem
E. Joining a fitness centre

3. A. Sweeping the floor


B. Cleaning the house
C. Making up beds
D. Doing washing
E. Gardening

4. A. She never goes out


B. She has no chance to go out
C. She likes vegetable dish or salad
D. Her cooking is more tasteful
E. Her favourite food is spaghetti

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5. A. B

D.
C.

E.

Part II

Questions : 6 to 10
Direction:
In this part of the test, you will hear somecomplete dialogue spoken in English followed by four
responses also spoken in English. The incomplete dialogue and responses will be spoken twice.
They will not be printed in your test book, so you must listen carefully to understand what the
speakers are saying. You have to choose the best response to each question or statement.

Now listen to a sample question :

You will hear:


Hi Susan, I have a great news. You won the singing contest. You are the best contestant.

You will also hear:


A. That’s no problem.
B. Really? That’s fantastic.
C. That’s a good idea
D. Do you think so?

The best answer to the question is “Really? That’s fantastic”.


Therefore you should choose answer (B)

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6. Mark your answer in your answer sheet!
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8. Mark your answer in your answer sheet!
9. Mark your answer in your answer sheet!
10. Mark your answer in your answer sheet!

PART III
Questions : 11 to 15
Directions :
In this part of the test, you will hear several monologues. Each monologue will be spoken twice.
They will not be printed in your test book, so you must listen carefully to understand what the
speakers are saying.
After you hear a monologue and the question or questions about it, read the five possible answers
and decide which one would be the best answer to the questions you have heard.

11. A. When he feels hungry 12. A. It has innocent round eyes.


B. When he goes to bed B. Most of the time it is a good cat.
C. When he leaves home C. It gives writer a kiss.
D. When he comes home D. It always wakes up early.
E. When he wakes up E. It is a male tabby cat.

Monologue 2

13. A. carbon dioxide 14. A. Bronchiolus


B. respiratory organ B. Alveolus
C. respiration process C. Trachea
D. oxygen for breathing D. Lung
E. collection of lung’s buble E. Nose

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Monologue 3

15. A.

C. D. E.

READING SECTION
Choose the best answer!

This text is for numbers 16 – 17.

To : Carol Day : Wednesday


Date : 26/ 03 Time : 3:15 PM
WHILE YOU WERE GOING OUT
From. : Julia
Of :.
Phone : ( 0274 ) 391176

Message : There is no class next Fridsay afternoon. The class is going


to a movie at 5. 00 Westwood Theatre. Meet us in front of
the theatre at 4.30.

Taken by : Andrea

16. When did Julia make a phone call?


A. On March, 26th
B. On Friday at 5.00
C. On Wednesday at 4.30
D. On Wednesday at 5.00
E. On Friday at 3.15 PM

17. What are they planning to do?


A. Going out for dinner
B. Having a class meeting
C. Doing some assignment
D. Watching a film together
E. Meeting in front of the theatre

This text is for no 18 -20


Dear advisor,
When I first time came to United States to study Western Literature, I never
dreamed I would fall in love – especially with an American. I had planned to spend two
years here getting my master’s degree and then return to Indonesia and teach. Now only
nine months later, everything has changed. I met Jim, started studying together and before I
knew it, I was engaged.
It was not exactly love at first sight, but almost. Jim parents’ are wonderful. They
said that they would love to have an Indonesian daughter-in-law. Unfortunately, my parents
are different story. They can’t accept the fact that I would marry someone who isn’t
Indonesian. They are very upset and wanted me to forget about Jim and all our plans for
wedding when we graduate.
I am so confused. I am really close to my parents and don’t want to hurt them. On
the other hand, I love Jim and want to spend the rest of my life with him. I think I would be
happy living in the US, but I am afraid my parents would never get over it. What suggestion
do you have for me?

Yours sincerely,

Desy Noviana

18. What is the purpose of writing the letter above?


A. To celebrate her love
B. To consult her problem
C. To complain about her boy friend
D. To give advice to her client
E. To state her decision

19. What makes Desy confused?


A. She has got her master’s degree
B. She is falling in love with an American
C. She has to go back to Indonesia to teach
D. Her parents want her to marry an Indonesian
E. Jim’s parents want to have an Indonesian daughter in law

20. ‘….and before I knew it, I was engaged.’


The underlined word ‘it’ refers to ….
A. falling in love
B. coming to US
C. teaching literature
D. returning to Indonesia
E. getting a master’s degree

This text is for numbers 21 – 22.

LESLIE PET SHOP


We have Golden Retriever puppy for sale. 5 months male. Championship
stock. Great with kids. One year health guarantee. $350. Will you take it?
Hurry up, call (617) 576-3124 after 6 PM.
21. What is the aim of the text written above?
A. To describe a Golden Retriever.
B. To inform us a pet shop for sale.
C. To offer an excellent puppy.
D. To hold a Puppy Contest.
E. To tell us the price of the puppy.

22. ‘Great with kids.’


The phrase above means that the puppy is….
A. very big
B. not wild
C. not expensive
D. still very young.
E. an excellent kind

This text is for no 23 – 25.


A farmer had some puppies he needed to sell. He painted a sign advertising the puppies
when he heard a little boy saying, "Mr, I want to buy one of your puppies."
"Well," said the farmer, "but these puppies come from fine parents and cost a good deal
of money."
The boy reaching deep into his pocket, "I've got thirty-nine cents. Is that enough to take a
look?"
"Sure," said the farmer.
And with that he let out a whistle,"Here,Dolly!" he called.
Out from the doghouse and down the ramp ran Dolly followed by four little balls of fur.
And slowly another little crippled ball of fur appeared; this one noticeably smaller.
"I want that one," the little boy said, pointing to the runt.
The farmer knelt down at the boy's side and said, "Son, you don't want that puppy. He
will never be able to run and play with you like these other dogs would."
With that the little boy stepped back from the fence, reached down, and began rolling up
one leg of his trousers. In doing so he revealed a steel brace running down both sides of his leg
attaching itself to a specially made shoe. Looking back up at the farmer, he said, "You see sir, I
don't run too well myself, and he will need someone who understands."

23. What do you know about the boy?


A. He had a crippled leg.
B. He did not like running.
C. He did not have enogh money.
D. He was the son of the farmer.
E. He wanted to have a little fur ball.

24. “I want that one.”


The underlined word means ….
A. Dolly
B. The whistle
C. The doghouse
D. Four little balls of fur
E. The little crippled puppy

25. What may you learn from the story?


A. Children need to have pets.
B. Money gives enerything we want.
C. Everyone needs someone who understands.
D. To understand someone is not very easy.
E. Everyone has their own weaknesses..

This text is for no 26 – 27.


Banten flood inundates thousands of homes; two dead
The Jakarta Post, Jakarta Sun, 01/15/2012. Continuous heavy rain in three regencies in
Banten since Friday has caused floods and landslides that have inundated thousands of homes
and left two people dead, the Banten Disaster Mitigation Agency (BPBD) announced on Sunday.
Banten BPBD chief Suyadi Wiraatmadja said the three regencies most affected by the
extreme weather were Serang, Pandeglang and Lebak. He said that the floodwaters in the three
regencies varied in depth from 30 centimeters to five meters.
“There are two reported deaths. One, Anam bin Aman, was buried by a landslide in
Lebak Gedong, another, named Jarbudi, 70 years old, went missing after being swept away in a
flood,” he said on Sunday, as quoted by tempo.co.
Personnel from the National Police and the Army were also on hand to help evacuate
residents whose homes had been damaged by the flood and were no longer livable. (awd)

26. Which information is not found in the text?


A. The flood was causedby continues heavy reain.
B. The worst area were Serang, Pandeglang and Lebak.
C. The depth of the water varied from 20 cm to 5 metres.
D. One of the victims, Jarbudi was found in Lebak Gedong.
E. The residents were evacuated for their house were livable.

27. Which word found in the text means ‘covered with water’?
A. Announced
B. Damaged
C. Inundated
D. Affected
E. Burried

This text is for no 28 – 29.


A man who tried to break into a house on Friday got stuck in chimney for fifty hours. The owner
of the house returned after a weekend vacation and heard a strange noise in her chimney. She
called the police, who found a neighbor stuck upside down in the chimney. He had climbed onto
the roof and was trying to enter the house through the chimney when he got stuck. The man
claimed he had returned home drunk, lost his key, and thought this was his house. After the
police got him out of the chimney, they arrested him.

28. The man on the chimney was actually ….


A. A stranger
B. A drunk
C. A thief
D. A policeman
E. The house owner

29. ‘The man claimed he had returned home drunk,….’


What is the meaning of the underlined word?
A. Stated
B. Denied
C. Accused
D. Realized
E. Blamed

This text is for no 30 – 31.


ANNOUNCEMENT OF INTERVIEW
Dear candidates,
Greeting from ‘SINAR MAS PALM OIL COMPANY.’
We invite the administratively-selected candidates for an interview.
Current requirement: we are currently recruiting for customer care executives (day shift)
Skills requires: candidates should be good at English and maintaning relation to costomers.
Documents prepared : S1 Sertificate, Recent photos, ID Card.
The interview will be between 08.00 a.m. to 12.00 a.m. on March 9th, 2011 in our main
office at Jl. Hayam Wuruk No 27 Bandar Klandasan, Balikpapan, East Kalimantan.

The list of the selected candidates can be viewed in our website: www.sinarmas.co.id.

30. What is the main information in the announcement?


A. Invitation for an interview
B. Sinar Mas Company Adress
C. The schedule of the interview
D. The list of selected candidates
E. Documents to be prepared

31. ‘We invite the administratively-selected candidates for an interview.’


Which word below may replace the underlined word in the sentence above?
A. Vacancy
B. Occupation
C. Requirement
D. Applicants
E. Resume

This text is for no 32 – 34.


A butterfly is a mainly day-flying insect of the order Lepidoptera, which includes the
butterflies and moths. Like other holometabolous insects, the butterfly's life cycle consists of
four parts: egg, larva, pupa and adult. Most species are diurnal. Butterflies have large, often
brightly coloured wings, and conspicuous, fluttering flight. Butterflies comprise the true
butterflies (superfamily Papilionoidea), the skippers (superfamily Hesperioidea) and the moth-
butterflies (superfamily Hedyloidea). All the many other families within the Lepidoptera are
referred to as moths. The earliest known butterfly fossils date to the mid Eocene epoch, between
40-50 million years ago.http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Butterfly - cite_note-halletal2004-0
Butterflies exhibit polymorphism, mimicry and aposematism. Some, like the Monarch,
will migrate over long distances. Some butterflies have evolved symbiotic and parasitic
relationships with social insects such as ants. Some species are pests because in their larval
stages they can damage domestic crops or trees; however, some species are agents of pollination
of some plants, and caterpillars of a few butterflies (e.g., Harvesters) eat harmful insects.
Culturally, butterflies are a popular motif in the visual and literary arts.
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Butterfly

32. Paragraph 2 tells us about butterfly’s ….


A. Cycle
B. Diet
C. Habitat
D. Behaviour
E. Classification

33. Which information is not found in the text?


A. Butterflies have four life cycles
B. Some butterflies have colourful wings.
C. Butterflies include the butterflies and moths.
D. The earliest butterflies lived millions of years ago.
E. All butterflies are pest because the damage plants.

34. ‘Butterflies comprise the true butterflies (superfamily Papilionoidea), the skippers…’
The underlined word means ….
A. consist of
B. provide
C. define
D. cope with
E. derive from

This text is for no 35 – 36.


I want to talk about the song by Henry Rollins, called ‘Low Self Opinion.’ The lyric is not too
long consisting 12 short sentences. They are simple and easy to understand. The song talks about
a person who has no strong self opinion of himself, projects hatred upon himself and upon
others, and he builds up a wall around himself to try to keep other people away instead of being a
little bit more introspective and trying to find another side of his personality, alinietes himself
from everyone else and has difficult time in life. The song tries to offer advice to this person to
try some introspection, look at himself a little bit instead of always feeling bad about himself.

35. What is the purpose of the text?


A. To advice readers to be introspective
B. To describe a song by Henry Rollins.
C. To entertain the readers with a nice song.
D. To persuade the readers to listeen to the song
E. To convince the reader to have strong self opinion of themselves

36. The song advices us to ….


A. Understand each others
B. hate others and love ourselves
C. think positively about ourselves
D. keep away from other people
E. feel bad about ourselves

This text is for no 37 – 39


Many cars, motorcycles and other modern vehicles have fuel warning light devices. It is
usually red which switches on automatically when the level of fuel in the tank is very low. The
warning light gives the driver information about the amount of petrol in the tank. When the light
switches on red, it tells the driver that the petrol in the tank is almost empty. Therefore he have to
put more fuel into the tank. However do you know how the fuel warning works?
Well this is the way the fuel warning light works and gives the driver information about
the accurate amount of the petrol in the tank. When the level of the fuel falls, the float inside the
tank moves downwards. When this condition happens, the arm also moves downwards and it
make the lever touch an electrical contact. This switches on the fuel light in the car dashboard.
The red light which appears in the fuel panel of the dashboard tells the driver that he needs more
petrol for his car. When he pours more petrol into the tank, this condition makes the fuel level
rise and it pushes the float upwards. In return it disconnects to the electrical contact and makes
the red light switch off.
37. What is the main idea of the second paragraph?
A. How warning lights is used.
B. How the fuel warning works.
C. What makes the light turn red.
D. When the cars need more fuel.
E. When the red light switch turns off.

38. The fuel warning light switches on automatically when ….


A. the tanks is almost empty
B. the driver put more fuel in the tank
C. the float inside the tank moves upward
D. the red light appears in the fuel panel
E. the fuel level rises

39. ‘…it tells the driver that the petrol in the tank is almost empty…
The underlined word ‘it’ refers to ….
A. Fuel
B. Tank
C. Light
D. Petrol
E. Information

This text is for no 40 – 41.

The Problem of Being Too Fat

Being too fat is commonly known as overweight or obesity. It is simply defined as too
much body fat inside. Overweight potentially leads high risk of health problem.
Being too fat is recognized as a major factor for heart disease. Due to the overweight, the
heart will work harder. It can lead to the heart attack. Furthermore, obesity potentially rises blood
cholesterol and blood pressure. In addition, being too fat can change the amount of sugar in the
blood. This will cause diabetes.
Beside all of that, being too fat is often avoided by many young women. They said that
becoming too fat will bother their physical beauty appearance.
More serious studies are necessary to see the effect of obesity. However it is clear enough
that overweight is not good enough for healthy life.

40. The text is intended to ….


A. describe the condition of being too fat
B. discuss the causes of overweigh or obesity
C. convince the readers the way to avoid overweight
D. explain the readers why people avoid being too fat
E. assure the readers that overweight is not good for health

41. From the information in the text it can be infered that …


A. everyone has overweight problem
B. overweight may cause some serious disease
C. becoming too fat is good for beauty appearance
D. all health problems are caused by too much fat
E. being too fat reduces the amount of sugar in the blood

This text is for no 42 – 44


Good and bad of coffee
Coffee is a beverage that either you love it or hate it. People who like it will drink it
everyday; at least once in the morning during breakfast. On the other hand, people who hate it
will blame its “stink” smell left in the mouth after drinking it, and more importantly the
numerous bad effects or even harms that caffeine can bring to the body.
Being loved and consumed by millions of people, the role of coffee in health is somehow
controversial. Over the years, numerous studies were conducted on its effect, either good or bad,
on heart disease, diabetes and other diseases but no definite conclusion has been arrived so far.
For example, a study, conducted by University of Athens and published in the American
Journal of Clinical Nutrition in June 2005, found that coffee drinkers' major blood vessels were
stiffer than those of non-coffee drinkers. As such, the researchers urged those people, who have
high blood pressure or other risk factors for heart disease and drink more than three cups of
coffee a day, to cut down on coffee consumption. In contrast, a report, published in Circulation
Journal in May 2006, showed that coffee drinkers did not have a higher risk of heart disease,
even for those whose coffee intake exceeding six cups per day
The American Heart Association has said that studies looking at a direct link between
caffeine, coffee, and heart disease have produced conflicting results, but 1 or 2 cups of coffee a
day does not seem harmful.
So, don’t worry too much about drinking coffee if you are not advised by your doctors to
abstain from coffee on medical grounds. But, do limit your intake to a maximum of 3 cups a day
since drinking too much coffee can likely harm our body because of its negative side effects.

42. What is the main topic of the text?


A. Different opinion about coffee for health.
B. The danger of coffee for our health
C. The effect of caffein on our heart
D. How to consome coffee properly
E. The study about coffee

43. It is advised that we should not consume …..of coffee a day.


A. 1 or 2 cups
B. 3 cups
C. 6 .cups
D. More than 3 cups
E. Not more than 3 cups

44. ‘..found that coffee drinkers' major blood vessels were stiffer than those of non-coffee
drinkers.
What does the underlined word refer to?
A. coffee drinkers
B. numerous studies
C. millions of people
D. major blood vessels
E. numerous bad effects

This text is for no 45 – 46

An interesting hybrid of popular film genres, Ghost showcases the talents of its entire
cast. While out on the town one evening, New York couple Sam (Patrick Swayze) and Molly
(Demi Moore) are confronted by a mugger. After submitting to his demands, Sam is murdered
anyway. He then finds himself a disembodied spirit, invisible to the living world, wandering
without hope until he finds a spiteful spirit aboard the subway (Vincent Schiavelli) who gives
him some helpful pointers on how to co-exist. Soon Sam comes back into contact with those he
knew in life, and he begins to learn piece-by-piece of his close friend and co-worker Carl's (Tony
Goldwyn) embezzling plot which caused his death; the apparent mugging was, in fact, a
premeditated murder. In the meantime, Carl has designs on Molly, and Sam is determined to
extract revenge. He contacts a psychic (Whoopi Goldberg), and together, the two set out to serve
justice and stop the maniacal Carl from getting to Molly. Blending comedy, romance, action, and
horror, Ghost was a box-office smash and managed to garner five Academy Award nominations,
including "Best Picture," "Best Supporting Actress" (Goldberg), "Best Original Screenplay,"
"Best Editing," and "Best Score"; Goldberg won her first Oscar. by Jeremy Beday,Rovi

45. What is the purpose of writing the text above?


A. To evaluate the best actors in a film.
B. To give evaluation of a great movie.
C. To explain how the film got 5 awards.
D. To tell the readers the story of ‘Ghost’
E. To entertain the readers with a good film.

46. Who set the murder on Sam?


A. The spiteful spirit
B. The psychic
C. The Ghost
D. Molly
E. Carl

47. Read the sentences below and choose the best arrangement of the sentences!
1. However the number of rhinos both in Asia and Africa have dropped rapidly.
2. Unless more is done to protect them, they will certainly become extinct.
3. There are two african species, black rhino and white rhino.
4. The main threat to them is from the poachers who hunt them for their horn
5. There are also a few rhinos in Asia, mainly in India.
6. Most rhinos live in Africa.
7. The horn are sold in Middle East and in Far East where they used in medicine.
A. 6 – 3 – 5 – 1 – 4 – 7 – 2
B. 6 – 5 – 3 – 4 – 7 – 1 – 2
C. 3 – 5 – 6 – 4 – 7 – 2 – 1
D. 3 – 5 – 6 – 4 – 1 – 2 – 7
E. 6 – 5 – 1 – 4 – 7 – 2 – 3

This text is for no 48 – 50

This painting was done by Edward Hopper, painted at The Art Institude of Chicago in 1942. The
size of the painting is 30 x 60 inches, done on canvas with oil paints. The mood this painting
sends to the ...(48).. is the feel of loneliness, and late night emptiness. Someof the things being
presented here that I’ve observed, there are two men and a lady sitting around a large rounded
counter with coffee mugs in front of them. I would ..(49).. it is a coffee that they are in, but could
possibly be a bar as well. The coffee shop has a large glass window wrapping around the whole
shop and onto the corner. There is a sign above the place, that says ‘Phillies’ ..(50)... the name of
the shop, or maybe they sell cigar as well. It looks like part of the sign is cut of so we cannot see
if this sign has more written on it.
48. A. painters
B. listeners
C. audience
D. presenters
E. costumers

49. A. suggest
B. admit
C. solve
D. argue
E. assume

50. A. probably
B. hopefully
C. correctly
D. carefully
E. intentionally

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