Evaluasi Belajar Tahap Akhir Nasional Tahun 1998 Bahasa Inggris

Wacana 1 Years ago, young children used to say that they wanted to become train drivers or bus drivers. Today, some children are -say, 'When I grow up I want to be an astronaut'. And it is quite possible that some of these children will do just that. In a few years we have made enormous progress towards living and working in space. Here are some important dates in the history of space travel. 1957 The Russians send a rocket into space and Sputnik 1, the first satellite, is sent into orbit around the earth. 1961. Yuri Gagarin becomes the first man in space. 1969 The American put a man on the moon. NASA astronaut, Neil Armstrong, becomes the first man to walk oh the moon. 1971. NASA launches Mariner 9. Five months later, it becomes the first spaceship to orbit the planet Mars. , 1973 Pioneer 10 was launched by the USA. The little spacecraft has already gone beyond the nine planets and passed out of the solar system. It will go into deep space beyond our galaxy. It will travel billions of miles and journey past distant stars to the farthest points in the universe. 1977 NASA launches Voyagers 1 and 2. These two spacecraft fly close by and photograph the four large outer planets of the solar system: Jupiter in 1979; Saturn in 1980-81; Uranus in 1986; Neptune in 1989. 1982. NASA launches the space shuttle Columbia. This is the first manned spaceship to leave the earth and return so that it can be used again. 1990s Both the Soviets and the Americans plan to build huge space stations which will orbit the earth. There are plans to continue to put a man on Mars. Taken from Vocabulary Builder EBTANAS-SMA-98-01 The text focuses on the information about ... A. the successful mission of sending astronauts to the moon B. the important dates of the launching of spacecraft C. the success of the Soviets' outer space project D. the discovery of the four large outer planets E. the observation on certain planets EBTANAS-SMA-98-02 The first spaceship to orbit the planet Mars is … A. Mariner 9 B. Sputnik 1 C. Voyager 1 D. Voyager 2 E. Pioneer !0

EBTANAS-SMA-98-03 The Americans launched Pioneer 10 in ... A. 1957 B. 1969 C. 1973 D. 1971 E. 1982 EBTANAS-SMA-98-04 Which statement is not true according to the text A. NASA launched Voyager 1 in 1971 B. The first man in space was in 1961. C. The first satellite was sent by the Russians D. It was the Americans who launched Pioneer 10 E. The space shuttle Columbia can be used for more than once EBTANAS-SMA-98-05 Pioneer 10 is launched by the USA. The word 'launched means ... into outer space. A. charged B. thrown C. pushed D. sent E. burst EBTANAS-SMA-98-06 "Both the Soviets and the Americans plan to build huge space stations which will orbit the earth." (1990s) The word 'huge' means very ... A. large B. broad C. bulky D. heavy E. wide Wacana 2 Television has a great influence on our ideas about what is right and wrong about the way we should behave, and about life in general. Sometimes the values and life styles that we-get from television are in conflict with those that are taught at home and, at school. Critics of television point out that crime and western programs often appeal to a taste of violence, while many games show appear to greed. Many critics also believe that television, should be used for socially constructive purposes as well as for entertainment. The first commercial television broadcast was made in April 20, 1939 by Radio Corporation of America (RCA). Since 1939, it has become one of the most important facts of modern life. Television is very much part of the modern world. Its effects are felt all over the world.

Television is a reflection of the modern world, say some people. It shows contemporary society. It affects customs and culture, others say. Television is bad for culture because it keeps culture from growing, say still others. Good or bad, television is difficult to avoid. Its pictures enter homes, stores, airports, and factories. It is here to stay! EBTANAS-SMA-98-07 What is the topic of the whole text? A. The social constructive purpose shown by television program. B. The different opinions on the influence of TV program. C. The educational aspects included in TV program. D. The cultural values reflected by TV program. E. The useful influence of television program. EBTANAS-SMA-98-08 Which of these sentences in true according to the text? A. Television can influence all aspects in our life. B. Having a television is a sign of modern life. C. Television doesn't keep culture, growing. D. Television cannot be used for business. E. Many games show constructive value. EBTANAS-SMA-98-09 What do critics think about violence on television? A. It teaches the teenagers how to solve problems. B. It teaches the teenagers to be brave. C. It is often enjoyed by the viewers. D. It makes the viewers feel happy. E. It can change life style. EBTANAS-SMA-98-10 The following TV programs give bad influence on people, except that is related to ... A. the ideas about what is right or wrong B. crime and western culture C. values and life style D. greed appealing games E. a taste of violence EBTANAS-SMA-98-11 "It affects customs and culture, others say". (Paragraph 3) A. alters B. causes C. changes D. modifies E. influences EBTANAS-SMA-98-12 "Crities of television point out that crime and western programs appeal to a taste of violence to greed." (Paragraph 1) 'Violence means ... A. destruction B. brutality C. hostility D. wildness E. danger

Jakarta (JP): The cooking oil industry in North Sulawesi is facing a shortage of raw materials totaling about 100.000 tons of coconuts annually, a report said. Data at the research center of Sam Ratulangi University in Man ado show that there are 30 cooking oil plants operating in the province at present with a combined capacity of processing about 350.000 tons of coconuts a year. Due to the limited supplies of coconuts, the cooking oil plants in, the province cannot operate at full capacity, the report was quoted by Kompas daily Monday as saying. North Sulawesi's coconut production reaches about 250.00Q tons per annum, but a portion of the output is sold to cooking oil mills in Java. Lucky Sondakh, chief of the research center, blamed the coconut shortage mainly join the old age of coconut plantation, which are mostly owned by local farmers. He said that the farmers whose incomes depend largely on their coconut trees, have been reluctant to join the replanting program because they are required to fall their old trees before planting new ones. EBTANAS-SMA-98-13 What causes the cooking oil plants not operated at full capacity? A. There is not enough coconut supply. B. There are too many cooking oil plants. C. Coconut trees are mostly owned by local farmers. D. Most of the coconut production is sent to Java. E. Farmers are not interested in planting coconut trees. EBTANAS-SMA-98-14 Coconut fanners should join the replanting program because ... A. it is the government's program B. the old trees have been unproductive C. they live on the income from coconuts D. North Sulawesi is the biggest coconut product E. the research center causes them to fall their trees EBTANAS-SMA-98-15 'Farmers have been reluctant to join the replanting program. The underlined word means ... A. unwilling B. supposed C. entitled D. efficient E. disturbed EBTANAS-SMA-98-16 Which statement is not true according to the text? A. Cooking oil plants are out of business. B. Most of the coconuts belong to the farmers. C. There are various report on the cooking oil industry. D. North Sulawesi's cooking oil industries do not run well. E. Not all of the coconut production is processed by the local oil plants.

EBTANAS-SMA-98-17 'The cooking oil industry in North Sulawesi is facing a shortage of raw materials." (Paragraph 1). The word 'shortage' means ... A. a lack of B. a number of C. a significant total of D. a considerable amount of E. a satisfactory amount of EBTANAS-SMA-98-18 "Due to the limited supplies of coconuts, the cooking oil plants in the province cannot operate at full capacity, the report was quoted : by Kompas daily Monday as .saying", the report was quoted by Kompas daily Monday as saying." (Paragraph 3). The word 'quoted means ... A. told B. taken C. copied D. printed E. described Wacana 4 The American Cancer Society has announced a sweeping revision in the, cancer-detection tests. The new guidelines, intended only or people who have no symptoms of cancer, or who arc not considered to heat high risk, are designed to "deliver essentially the same health benefit as previous society recommendations at greatly reduced cost, risk and inconvenience to the patient," says Dr. Saul B. Gusberg, president of the society and gynecologist at Mount Sinai School of Medicine in New York. The Society, for example, no longer recommends an annual chest X-ray and sputum test for cigarette smokers and others who might incur lung cancer. Thus far, these tests have not been shown to increase a patient's chances of surviving lung cancer, even though they may detect the disease in its early stages. The "annual" Pap smear is changed to "at least once every three years," after two initial negative tests a year apart, for all women between 20 to 65 years old and for younger women who are sexually active. It usually takes many years to develop cervical cancer from precancerous lesions. Thus, an annual test to detect abnormalities of the cervix is not necessary for most women. Other new recommendations include: a proctosigmoidoscopic examination for colon-rectal cancer every there to five years for those over 50; a breast examination every three years for women under 40; an annual mammogram for women over 50; a single "baseline" mammogram for women between 35 and 40 and as often as advised by a personal physician for those under 50.

EBTANAS-SMA-98-19 Paragraph 1 tells us about ... A. the benefit of the new cancer test guidelines B. the people who are at high risk of cancer C. the new cancer detection test guidelines D. the school of Medicine in New York E. the new symptoms of cancer EBTANAS-SMA-98-2 What is the topic of paragraph 2? A. The function of X-ray in detecting cancer. B. The necessity of regular detection test. C. The recommendation to cigarette smokers. D. The victims of various kinds of cancer. E. The ineffectiveness of cancer-tests. EBTANAS-SMA-98-21 What is Dr. Saul B. Gusberg's expertise? Dr. Saul B. Gusberg is an expert who usually deals with ... A. delivering babies B. detecting cancer C. family planning D. ..curing disease E. birth control EBTANAS-SMA-98-22 It is recommended that women ... every three years. A. over 20 should not be X-ray tested B. under 50 should have colon-rectal test C. over 65 should have annual cancer test D. under 60 should have routine breast test E. over 20 should have their breasts tested EBTANAS-SMA-98-23 Which statement is true according to the text? A. Women over 50 are at high risk of cancer. B. The new guidelines are intended for healthy people. C. The physician advised all women to have a routine check. D. The American Cancer Society intended to build a hospital. E. Dr. Saul B. Gusberg has once, been hospitalized for cancer. EBTANAS-SMA-98-24 "The new guidelines, intended only for people." (Paragraph 1) The underlined word means ... A. appointed B. supported C. detected D. selected E. meant

EBTANAS-SMA-98-25 The ... of (lie depth is done by the aquanauts using the sharp lenses in their waterproof cameras. A. excursion B. exhibition C. expedition D. exploration E. exploitation EBTANAS-SMA-98-26 "Ngaben", a cremation ceremony in Bull, is one of the tourist ... in Indonesia. A. attentions B. intentions C. attractions D. exhibitions E. invitations EBTANAS-SMA-98-27 Farmer : How can rice production be improved? Field adviser : There are many ways; one of them is by using fertilizer. The word 'fertilizer' means ... A. better varieties of seeds B. machines to cultivate soil C. chemicals to kill plant pest D. materials for enriching land E. system of regular irrigation EBTANAS-SMA-98-28 "Here is today's ... report of Palu. It has a Hue temperature of max 33oC, mm 24oC and sunny." A. climate B. weather C. forecast D. situation E. condition EBTANAS-SMA-98-29 Mr. Bill : Have you sent nil the spareparts? Marketing Manager : Yes, sir. I ... last Monday. The distributor did it. A. send them B. had them sent C. will send them D. have sent them E. will get them send EBTANAS-SMA-98-30 Mom : Oh dear! Didn't I tell you to tidy this room? Ani : Mom! I couldn't do it alone. Fery promised to help me but he went out. In the dialogue Anto's mother wanted to know whether Anto ... the room. A. was tidying B. would tidy C. had tidied D. will tidy E. tidied

EBTANAS-SMA-98-31 A. : I never see you so nervous like this;. What happens to you? B : I have to do this complicated task, but I do not know where to stat The underlined words express ... A. dissatisfaction B. incapability C. uncertainty D. disagreement, E. possibility EBTANAS-SMA-98-32 Shopkeeper : Is there anything I can do for you? Customer : I need a pair of Bucheri shoes. In the dialogue the shopkeeper karris to … help. A. ask B. get C. offer D. accept E. refuse EBTANAS-SMA-98-33 Rusli : Why are you sneezing? Sita : Fin allergic to smoke. Rusli : Oh, ... for causing you such in inconvenience. A. would you mind B. may I be excused C. please, excuse me D. I am terribly sorry E. I beg you to apologize EBTANAS-SMA-98-34 Yuni : Hi, Lisa. I wish the earthquake had not hurt your family at all. Lisa : Thanks, God, not a little bit. Luckily we all could escape, except for my neighbour who broke his leg. Yuni :Oh ...! A. It's okay B. I hope so C. I don't care D. How lucky you are E. I'm sorry to hear that EBTANAS-SMA-98-35 Bobby : Will you go to the movie with me tonight? Henny : I'd Jove to hut I don't think I can. There's so much homework to do. From the dialogue we know that Henny is ... A. stating agreement B. giving an opinion C. accepting an offer D. asking for permission E. refusing the invitation

EBTANAS-SMA-98-36 Student A : Have you' visited Mulawarman palace? It's the 'oldest palace in Kalimantan. Student B : No, I haven't, but I hope to be able to do it next time. The underlined expression shows ... A. refusal B. agreement C. invitation D. expectation E. acceptation EBTANAS-SMA-98-37 Mrs. Adytia: If I don't have a certificate showing ownership of property for the guarantee, will the bank lend me some money? Mrs. Harry : I can’t say that for sure. The underlined expression is used to express ... A. dissatisfaction B. disappointment C. disagreement D. uncertainly E. dislike Untuk soal nomor 38 sampai dcngan 43, pilihlah satu kata yang tepat untuk melengkapi teks rumpang di bawah ini! 'ONDEL-ONDEL' TO PLAY DKI Jakarta will hold a (38) ... of the Betawi art presenting Ondel-ondel and Tanjidor at the opening ceremony of the Jakarta Fair on 4 June. The city cultural office's chief, Azhari Baedlawi, said Friday that 18 Betawi cultural (39) ... had confirmed their (40) ... in the festival. "We hope the festival will encourage them to improve their (41) ..." Baedlawi said. The troupes performances will be judged in a parade through the (42) ... in Kemayoran central Jakarta. Ondel-ondel is represented by a couple of giant (43) … which usually perform for individuals, companies or special events held by the municipality. EBTANAS-SMA-98-38 A. fair B. feast C. fancy D. party E. festival EBTANAS-SMA-98-39 A. classes B. troupes C. numbers D. companies E. divisions EBTANAS-SMA-98-40 A. exhibition B. cooperation C. information D. expectation E. participation

EBTANAS-SMA-98-41 A. responsibilities, B. performances C. appearances D. experiences E. activities EBTANAS-SMA-98-42 A. parks B. fields C. courts D. grounds E. runways EBTANAS-SMA-98-43 A. paintings B. puppets C. games D. dolls E. toys EBTANAS-SMA-98-44 Customer : Excuse me. Could you show me where the fitting rooms is? Shop assistant : Sure, it is over there. Customer : … A. Could I try this on B. Docs this one suit me C. Will you try this one on D. Can I have this one, please E. Could you tell me how much it costs EBTANAS-SMA-98-45 Tina : I'm afraid I can't finish my work. Evi : I wish I could help you. From the dialogue we can conclude that Evi … Tina. A. can't help B. won't help C. didn't help D. hadn't helped E. doesn’t want to help EBTANAS-SMA-98-46 The team ... along the river-bank when they, accidentally found a big cave. A. were walking B. are walking C. will walk D. walked E. walk EBTANAS-SMA-98-47 My younger brother thinks that everybody can become an astronaut. He often asks himself. "What ... if I were an astronaut?" A. do I do B. will I do C. would I do D. am I doing E. am I going to do

EBTANAS-SMA-98-48 Based on the recent successful harvest, farmers conclude that plants ... to grow better by fertilizers. A. had been helped B. were helped C. have helped D. are helped E. helped EBTANAS-SMA-98-49 The International Monetary Fund was ... to regulate the global movement of money, especially among developed industrialized countries. A. set up B. settled C. prepared D. installed E. legalized EBTANAS-SMA-98-50 If you have a current account, you do not have to ... a large amount of money and have the risk of losing it. A. get B. pay C. send D. save E. carry EBTANAS-SMA-98-51 The aim of growing one million trees in cities is not only for restoration but also for ... pollution. A. driving B. soaking C. reducing D. fighting E. absorbing EBTANAS-SMA-98-52 Cut Nyak Dhien, R.A. Kartini, and Dewi Sartika are well known ... A. fighters B. heroines C. warriors D. chairladies E. politicians EBTANAS-SMA-98-53 Computers are electronic machines that handle ... automatically. A. reports B. numbers C. memories D. processes E. instructions

EBTANAS-SMA-98-54 Rezza : Wow, the beehive is getting bigger. I want to cover it. Father : ...! The bees inside it may sling you. A. Mind your head B. Don't care it C. Be careful D. Attention E. Watch it EBTANAS-SMA-98-55 Eddy : Dad, didn't you see me in TV. Father : Sure, I did. You looked great. Being a father, he is so ... his son. A. proud of B. honest to C. attracted to D. grateful of E. attentive to

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EBTANAS-SMA-98-58 Complete the following dialogue Tuti : An, is your father a sailor? Ani : That is true. He ... for more than three years by the end of this month.

EBTANAS-SMA-98-59 Complete the following dialogue using an expression of disagreement. Interviewer : As an expert on renewable energy, do you think we will soon to run out of fuels? Soetopo : ... scientists have promoted more research on renewable energy sources.

EBTANAS-SMA-98-60 Rearrange the jumbled sentences into a good order: a. At the age of 30 she obtained a brief nursing training in Italy. b. The long dedication and experience placed her at the highest award for the British Order of Merit. c. Three years after, in 1910, she died in peace. d. Florence Nightingale was a very famous English nurse. e. In 1852 she went to war to lake care of the wounded soldiers. f. She was born on May 12, 1820.

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