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Science Competition Expo (SCE) 2016
SE SUMATERA BAGIAN UTARA
(Aceh – Sumatera Utara – Riau – Kepulauan Riau – Sumatera Barat)
Sabtu-Minggu, 08-09 Oktober2016 – Universitas Sumatera Utara
Website: http://iostpi.org
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Part 1 Bella thinks


Questions 1–5 A. she has found Stefan’s hat.
Look at the text in each question. B. Stefan has taken her hat.
What does it say? C. Stefan has lost his homework
Mark the correct letter A, B or C on your answer sheet.
Part 2
1. Claire, Questions 6–10
Tom needs to get the concert tickets. If you The people below all want to watch a TV programme.
don’t want to go, can you tell him? If he doesn’t On the next page there are descriptions of eight TV
hear from you, he’ll buy you one. programmes.
A. Tom wants Claire to get a concert ticket for Decide which programme would be the most suitable
him. for the following people.
B. Tom can’t go to the concert and wants Claire to For questions 6–10, mark the correct letter (A–E) on
use his ticket. your answer sheet.
C. Tom will get Claire a ticket unless she tells him 6.
not to. Ivan and Anna like to keep up
to date with what’s happening
2. Trip cancelled on Thursday, Go to office for refund in the world and enjoy seeing
A. You can get the money you paid for Thursday’s interviews with politicians and
trip from the office. other people. They prefer to
B. If you haven’t paid for Thursday’s trip, you watch programmes which last
should go to the office. about 30 minutes.
C. The trip which was cancelled will now take
place on Thursday. 7.
Fatima likes watching
3. Mum, comedy programmes which
The computer store can deliver your new computer last about half an hour. She
tomorrow or you can collect it. They close at 5.30 enjoys watching a series
today, so can you tell them which where she can follow what
you prefer? the characters are doing from
Luke one episode to another.
A. Luke is offering to collect the computer from
the shop for his mother.
B. Luke’s mother needs to collect her computer 8.
from the shop by 5.30 today. Rosa enjoys pop music and
C. Luke’s mother should decide today if she can films and wants to watch
fetch her computer from the shop. interviews with popular
celebrities. She likes
4. Take bicycles for repair to side entrance of shop. programmes which are a
Front entrance for sales only. mixture of interviews and live
A. Use either entrance if you want to buy a bicycle. music.
B. Use the side entrance if your bicycle needs
mending. 9.
C. Use the side entrance if the front entrance is
closed.

5. Stefan
I can’t find my hat. It’s a bit like yours so maybe
you picked it up by mistake when we were doing
our homework together last night.
Bella

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INSTITUT OLIMPIADE SAINS
DAN TENAGA PENDIDIK INDONESIA (IOSTPI)
Science Competition Expo (SCE) 2016
SE SUMATERA BAGIAN UTARA
(Aceh – Sumatera Utara – Riau – Kepulauan Riau – Sumatera Barat)
Sabtu-Minggu, 08-09 Oktober2016 – Universitas Sumatera Utara
Website: http://iostpi.org
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Grace is interested in travelling Part 3


and she likes watching Questions 11–20
documentaries about different Look at the sentences below about a hotel.
parts of the world. She Read the text on the next columns to decide if each
especially enjoys programmes sentence is correct or incorrect.
which show animals and birds. If it is correct, mark A on your answer sheet.
If it is not correct, mark B on your answer sheet.
10.
William is keen on general 11. During the 1980s, few tourists used to go to the
knowledge and likes watching Arctic in summer.
quizzes to see how many
questions he can answer. He 12. People came in large numbers to Jukkasjärvi to see
prefers those which have the Arctic Hall.
questions on lots of different
subjects. 13. The artist encouraged people to sleep in the Arctic
Hall.
TV Programmes
A. This is the weekly chance to try to get a better 14. Each winter, guests come and sleep in the hotel
score than the celebrities in the studio, who range before it is finished.
from pop musicians to politicians. As usual Billie
Flannagan spends a half hour asking the two teams 15. Progress when building the hotel is influenced by
the questions. They need to be experts in a wide the weather.
range of topics from music to animals to
international news. 16. The temperature inside the hotel changes according
B. Find out about the latest news, both to the temperature outside.
international and local, with Aaron
Willis every day between 6.00 and 6.30 in the 17. Some clothes are provided by the hotel.
evening. His interviews with those in the news,
whether they are politicians or journalists, always 18. Guests should buy boots which fit as tightly as
get to the point of a story. possible.
C. Robert Burroughs first visited the
Amazon rainforest 40 years ago. Since 19. Items ordered through the ICEHOTEL shop will be
then, he has travelled all around the world showing delivered to your home.
us amazing scenery, animals and different ways of
living. 20. It is possible to take a train from the airport to the
Now he returns with a series about the IceHotel.
Amazon and we see again the amazing
wildlife of this beautiful area. THE ICEHOTEL
D. Joel and Charlie return for another series of The For many years the Arctic was a popular destination in
Shop. They work in a supermarket the summer season to see the land of the midnight sun
where things seem to go wrong every day. but in winter the few inhabitants had the snow and ice
This series should be as funny as the last, with a to themselves. By the end of the 1980s it was decided
new manager in the shop and some that the dark and cold winter should be seen as an
unexpected events in each 30-minute advantage. In the winter of 1990 the French artist
programme. JannotDerit was invited to have the opening of an
E. Every Saturday evening between 8.30 and 9.30, exhibition in a specially built igloo (a building made of
Kevin Connery presents an hour of fun and snow) in the little town of Jukkasjärvi on the frozen
entertainment. As usual in the new series, there is Torne River. The building, named Arctic Hall, attracted
music and chat with many interested visitors to the area. One night a group
well-known stars from the world of film, music or of foreign guests decided it would be a good idea to
comedy. Each guest sleep in the Arctic Hall. The following morning the
is interviewed and then one of them performs their brave group were very pleased with their experience
latest song live. and the idea of an ice hotel was born.
Today it is world famous.

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DAN TENAGA PENDIDIK INDONESIA (IOSTPI)
Science Competition Expo (SCE) 2016
SE SUMATERA BAGIAN UTARA
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Sabtu-Minggu, 08-09 Oktober2016 – Universitas Sumatera Utara
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It is clear from the first song on the CD, which is a


dance tune, that the band is no longer going to
concentrate on slow songs. The second tune is also a
dance tune and is even louder and heavier. Most later
tracks are in the band’s more usual slow style. These
two tracks will certainly come as a surprise to many
fans. Either of them could easily become a hit single
though, because they are excellent.

Singer Rob Letchford gets a chance to really show how


good he is, reaching each note perfectly. Fans should be
As soon as winter begins, a team of snow builders, grateful he recorded the songs for the album before he
architects and artists from all over the world come to had trouble with his throat. This has resulted in the band
Jukkasjärvi and they make the hotel for that year. As having to cancel their next tour. (Anyone who has
one part is completed, it opens to visitors and overnight bought tickets need not worry as all the concerts will be
guests, while the other parts are still being built. The rearranged as soon as Rob has recovered).
first part is completed in December and each week after
that a new part opens, until January 7th when the hotel On this CD, Moonshine show they can produce perfect
is completed. As the ICEHOTEL is built under the open music in a variety of styles, from the slow ones we are
sky, using the natural materials of the winter season, the familiar with to the ones that will keep your feet
finishing date depends on nature and therefore there are tapping. I did feel, though, that they put their best songs
sometimes changes to the plan. In the spring, as the at the beginning and the last few tracks were not of
weather gets warmer, the hotel melts. Inside the hotel, quite the same quality. Despite this, ‘Here again’ is
the temperature is never colder than –5 °C to –8 °C, certain to be a big hit and bring more success to this
however cold it may be outside. Winter outer clothes band.
such as warm overalls, hats and gloves are included in
the cost of guests’ stay at the hotel. In addition to this, it 21. What is the writer trying to do?
is a good idea for guests to bring sweaters and a scarf as A. make suggestions about how a band could
well as plenty of woollen socks and to choose footwear improve
that is larger than normal to allow space for thick socks. B. offer his opinion of a band’s new CD
If you are planning to come to the hotel, you can buy C. give information about the members of a band
warm sweaters, woollen socks and muchmore on the D. explain why a CD has been so successful
ICEHOTEL website. You can order these and the
equipment you will need at the same time as you book 22. What does the writer say about the two songs at the
your visit. The items will be delivered to your room beginning of the CD?
when you check in. The hotel is in the village of A. They are unlike the songs the band normally
Jukkasjärvi, 200 km above the Arctic Circle but only 15 performs.
km from Kiruna airport and 17 km from Kiruna train B. They are similar to other songs on the CD.
station. Transport by bus can be arranged from C. They may not be enjoyed as much as other
theairport or train station to the IceHotel. songs on the CD.
D. They are too loud and heavy.
Part 4
Questions 21–25 23. What does the writer tell us about Rob Letchford?
Read the text and questions below. A. He was not at his best when he recorded the
For each question, mark the correct letter A, B, C or D CD.
on your answer sheet. B. He is unable to do any more performances.
C. He has become unwell since making the CD.
Moonshine D. He will not appear at some performances with
the band.
The band Moonshine released their third CD last week.
‘Here again’ is a follow-up to ‘The Waves’. There have 24. What conclusion does the writer come to about the
been a few changes since the last CD, with Tom Wilcott CD?
on bass guitar replacing Simon McVee, who left the A. He enjoyed the slow songs in
band last year, and the arrival of Tom Simpson on particular.
drums.

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Sabtu-Minggu, 08-09 Oktober2016 – Universitas Sumatera Utara
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B. He prefers some of their earlier CDs. B. through D. for


C. He thinks some of the songs may become 29. A. who C. whose
annoying. B. where D. which
D. He feels the songs at the end are less good.
30. A. therefore C. so
25. Which of the following did a fan say about the B. although D. because
CD?
A. I’m so pleased the band have made a CD with 31. A. day C. hour
all their best hits. I love their music, so I know B. period D. time
all these songs and can sing along to them.
B. This CD is better than the last one because it’s 32. A. then C. that
got some dance tunes on it as well as some B. there D. this
lovely slow tunes.
C. I saw the band perform this CD recently at a 33. A. take C. dress
concert so I went and bought it immediately. B. wear D. change
D. The members of this band haven’t changed
since they started and this CD shows how they 34. A. avoid C. hold
have learnt to produce an amazing sound B. keep D. let
together.
35. A. believe C. consider
Part 5 B. wish D. fee

Questions 26–35
Read the text below and choose the correct word for Part 6
each space.
For each question, mark the correct letter A, B, C or D Questions 36–40
on your answer sheet. Here are some sentences about a hairdresser’s.
You may use this page for any rough work.
The Skywalk
36. My friend told me she always went there, so I
The Grand Canyon in the United States was created by started going too.
the River Colorado. People visit the Grand Canyon Park My friend said, ‘I always .......... there’, so I
to go walking and running but (26).....to look at the started going too.
view. It is a wonderful view made (27).....better by the A. Go C. Was
Skywalk. The distance (28).....the Skywalk to the B. Went D. Be
bottom of the Grand Canyon is 1219 metres. It is a
platform (29).....walls and floor are built of glass 37. It has been there for four years.
(30)..... that you can see the beautiful rocks of the It has been there .......... four years ago.
canyon. Up to 120 people are allowed to stand on it at A. For C. From
the same (31)...... It opened in 2007 and since B. Since D. Last
(32).....thousands of people have used it. You have to
(33).....special covers over your shoes to (34)..... 38. It stays open until seven o’clock.
scratching the glass beneath your feet. Walking onto the It .......... close until seven o’clock.
Skywalk makes you (35).....like a bird floating high up A. Is not C. Do not
in the air. B. Will be D. Does not

39. I have my hair cut there every six weeks.


26. A. hugely C. greatly The hairdresser .......... my hair every six weeks.
B. mainly D. completely A. Cut C. Is cutting
B. Cuts D. Has cut
27. A. already C. more
B. such D. even 40. Men’s haircuts are cheaper than women’s haircuts.
Men’s haircuts are less ..........
28. A. from C. by women’s haircuts.

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A. Cheap C. Cheaper Photographers(53)…….... that people wanted to take


B. Expensive D. Expenses home a picture of their holiday(54)……..... they started
to offer photographs for sale in seaside towns. And they
Part 7 sold millions(55)……... them. Today those old
Questions 41–50 photographs give us a very (56)............. idea of what
Look at the sentences below about a hotel. holidays were like(57)……...... a hundred years ago.
Read the text on the last page to decide if each sentence People did not actually post the photographs but
is correct or incorrect. brought them home to(58).............. and show their
If it is correct, mark A on your answer sheet. friends. This was, however(59)............. beginning of
If it is not correct, mark B on your answer sheet. today’s picture postcard(60)............ which is important
to tourists everywhere.
41. It is essential to book a place before you join a
London Walk. 51. A. once C. just
B. first D. already
42. The guides can be recognized because of the
papers he is carrying. 52. A. imagined C. dream
B. supposed D. decided
43. You can tour the Houses of Parliament free
following the 1000 years of History walk. 53. A. realized C. persuaded
B. remembered D. wondered
44. There is an opportunity to go on a boat after
visiting Camden Town. 54. A. but C. although
B. so D. since
45. You will have to walk from Tower Bridge to
Greenwich. 55. A. in C. of
B. from D. with
46. The Historic Greenwich walk includes a visit to a
museum. 56. A. main C. clear
B. open D. deep
47. There is an extra charge of £3.50 on the Historic
Greenwich walk. 57. A. more C. greater
B. over D. longer
48. You have to take a train on the Unexpected London
walk. 58. A. stay C. reserve
B. remain D. keep
49. If it is raining, you should check whether your 59. A. that C. one
walk is going ahead. B. the D. a

50. Teenagers who are with their parents can join a 60. A. industry C. work
walk without paying. B. job D. Factory

Part 8
Questions 51–60
Read the text below and choose the correct word for
each space. For each question, mark the correct letter A,
B, C or D on your answer sheet.

Postcards

Many people receive picture postcards nowadays of


places their friends and family have visited. People
They(51)……... became popular in the 1890s. Until
then it was only the rich who took holidays but at that
time, because of the opening of the railways, ordinary
people (52)……... to go to the seaside too.

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ANSWER KEY SMP TEACHERS

Part 1
1.C 2.A 3.C 4.B 5.B

Part 2
6.B 7.D 8.E 9.C 10.A

Part 3
11.B 12.A 13.B 14.A 15.A 16.B 17.A
18.B 19.B 20.B

Part 4
21.B 22.A 23.C 24.D 25.B

Part 5
26.B 27.D 28.A 29.C 30.C 31.D 32.A
33.B 34.A 35.D

Part 6
36.A 37.A 38.D 39.B 40.B
Part 7
41.B 42.A 43.B 44.A 45.B 46.B 47.A
48.A 49.B 50.B

Part 8
51.B 52.D 53.A 54.B 55.C 56.C 57.B
58.D 59.B 60.A

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