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Wacana 1 untuk soal nomor 1 sampai dengan nomor 4 Lake Toba, which is situated in the center of the Bukit

Barisan mountain range, is an interesting mountain resort with Samosir Island in the center of the lake. It boats many modern hotels and facilities for water sport such as boating, water skiing and swimming. In West Sumatra, the center of culture and tourism is Bukit tinggi, situated in the highlands north of the provincial capital of Padang. West Sumatra is a land of scenic beauty with green lakes, and blue mountains. Java has a great number of attractions, including the world renowned Botanic Garden in Bogor, the wildlife reserve of Ujung Kulon on the south west part of the island. Borobudur, a gigantic Buddhist shrine is situated 42 kilometers northwest of Yogyakarta and the Ijen crater lies in East Java and displays hot springs, waterfalls and free roaming deer as well as a sulphur crater. A three-hour drive from Surabaya, and the a pony ride from the village of Ngadisari over the sea will take you to mount Bromo which is an active volcano with sulphur fumes and smoke still emitting from its depths. The inhabitants of the surrounding areas believe in the God of Bromo and bring offerings to his deity. Bali is different from the rest of Indonesia because of its unique form of Hinduism called "Hindu Dharma." Religion is at the main source of traditional custom in family and community life. The soul of a Balinese if religion and it finds its expression in art. Many articles and books have been written on Bali. 1. What natural beauty does West Sumatra have? A. Active volcanoes B. Water sport C. Modern hotels D. Mountains resort E. Green lakes and blue mountains 2. Which of the following attractions is not found in at the surroundings of the Ijen crater? A. Hot springs B. Waterfalls C. A sea of sand ,

Railroad tracks buckles and are uprooted from their beds. Floods occur when the water of rivers. the destruction to the surrounding land can be severe. How many tourist resorts are mentioned in the third paragraph? A. e. When a building caught fire. Free-roaming deer 3. Borobudur. three B. or streams overflow their banks and pour out into the surrounding land. large E. a gigantic Buddhist shine is situate 42 kilometers northwest of Yogyakarta.D.. wonderful 4. the firemen pitched in to help battle the blaze. Whole villages and towns are sometimes-swept away bay water pouring swiftly over the land. It usually causes great suffering and loss of a large sum of money. The bring destructive winds of high speed torrents of rain. tall D. no flooding will occur. a river may overflow and flood adjacent lowland. in many parts of the world floods are caused by tropical storms called hurricanes of typhoons. Floods are caused by many different thins. The causalities are injured or died. four C. a big fire or an earthquake. If.g. however. A. Where the banks are low. Before the pumps were . Highways are washed away. a great flood. But not all heave storms are followed by flooding. fie D. six E. A sulphur crater E. If the surrounding lands is flat and can absorb the water. seven Wacana 2 untuk soal nomor 5 sampai nomor 7 A natural disaster is a terrible accident. The underlined word means . huge C. the lands is hard and rocky heavy rain cannot be absorbed. When a flood occurs. lakes. Some people are homeless and need medical care. Often heave rainstorms that last for a brief time can cause a flood. nice B.. and flooding.

are heave storms D. regret B.. Why do hurricanes of typhoons usually cause great destruction? Because they . Even those who know that taxation is necessary and just are reluctant to pay taxes.. permission E. Modern fire brigades use . But in crowded cities. Nobody likes paying taxes. fire pump E. so it is just as well that we should know why we are taxed. It is not pleasant to see part of your monthly income taken away from you in income tax. are heave enough to cause flood C. Every country must have a government of some sot. bring destructive winds and torrential rains B. prohibition 6. A. spraying sand C. 5. only a single house might burn down. are hard winds E. The primary duties of a government are to ‘protect the life an property of the .invented. human chain D.. they formed a human chain from the fire to nearby well or river. Standing side by side. are tropical storms 7. so that we can see the fairness of the system.. Ignorant people think this is an injustice and make a grievance of it. to fight fire. admiration D. A. In at the country or a small village. fire often destroyed whole blocks and neighbourhoods before being controlled. When is flood more likely to happen? A. buckets of water B. people formed bucket brigades to fight fires. fire arm Wacana 3 untuk-soal nomor 8 sampai dengan nomor 11. caution C. They passed buckets of water from hand to hand to be poured on the flames. or life would be impossible. The damage of fire did depend a great deal on were it happened.

citizens. For whose benefit are all these service maintained? The answer is. expert health-officers and sanitary engineers have to be employed. Taxation is a Necessity E. Therefore it is only right that the public.. by the public hospital. and to maintain the roads and highways. Now where is all the money needed for the public service to come from? The question in answered by another. the duties of a government E. Income Taxes 9. the reasons of taxation B. The Burden of Taxation D. Why citizens are Taxed C. The topic of paragraph 2 is .. be kept up. to defend the country from foreign foes. therefore. A. to maintain law and order and settle dispute between citizens in a just and orderly way through the law-courts. as different classes can bear it. the individual citizens of the country should contribute the money needed. we have no right to grumble at having to pay our share of the taxes. the right of citizens C. so long as our money. ? 8. Besides. for the benefits of the public. the types of public services 10. .. by the sound administration of justice. public schools. and good sanitation. schools have to be provided and teachers supported. by the maintenance of roads. is being used in the right way. Objections to Taxes B. and so long as the burden of taxation is distributed fairly. as we have a good and efficient government. that benefit by security of live and property. rich and poor. It is the people as a whole. So long. the expenses of public duties D. for the money the give comes back to them in the shape of these public benefits which all enjoy. the police force and the judges have to be paid.. Why do the people have to pay incomes tax? Because . Which one of these titles is the most suitable for the text above? A. may governments maintain and direct public duties need money: an army and navy have to.

"I heard .A. they have to pay tax or the things they but or sell E. But he said he couldn't get it as it was Saturday and most banks do not open then. E. they have to pay tax for the government benefit 11. except .. a noted banking analyst told the 'Observer' it is a normal reaction for people to panic when hearing such things. "I think the monetary authority must have been prepared this time. The same amount of income tax is imposed on the rich and the poor. The headquarters of some of the liquidated banks." Moena said referring to the guarantee by the government to pas depositors in two weeks on November. It is the government's duty to provide hospitals for the sick. The public must bear their shares of public expense. The taxpayers enjoy public services provided by. Others were still trying to come to terms with the fact that they had lost their jobs. . they have to pay tax whether they are rich of poor C.When the government announced the liquidation of 16 banks last Saturday. Everyone knows that taxation is necessary. According to the text the following statements are true. 13. that's why I came there. such as Bank Pacific and Bank Industry look calm. who claimed to have a deposit hi one of the liquidated banks on Jl. 1977 and the naming of-the will handle the pay outs. the tax is heeded to carry out the government's public duties D. B. the government. Thamrin.on the radio that 16 banks were liquidated. D. with only a few people coming and going Several people called the 'Observer' last Saturday afternoon to find out which banks had been liquidated. C. after the announcement of the liquidation of Bank Summa in 1992. they have to pay tax for the things they need B.. the government must certainly have anticipated the situation. but. he said. to check whether I could still withdraw may money." said Prapto. many people are surprised as they did not expect their bank to be on the list. A. I Nyoman Moena.\ Wacana 4 untuk soal nomor 12 sampai nomor 16 JAKARTA .

The article is about . The headquarters of the liquidated banks were crowded with people. B. D. Bank Summa was liquidated in 1992 E.. I Nyoman Moena is a noted banking analyst 14.. people's reaction about liquidated banks D. liquidation of 16 banks . A. Harry Rachmadi said that there will be no impact . some banks are assigned to handle the pay outs B. as some people may lose their jobs.. Bank summa was one of the banks liquidated last Saturday. C. The liquidated could he a shock therapy for Indonesian banks. The main idea of paragraph 4 is . the impact of liquidated bank on the employees 13. as the press had earlier reported the likely liquidation of some ailing banks following the currency turmoil that hit the country in July this year. Which of the following statements is TRUE. while those who had over Rp 20 million would get up to Rp 20 million in the first stage with the remainder being paid later. "Bank owners can no longer. A. To minimize the impact of the liquidations. Those who had less than Rp 20 million would t get all their money on November 13. Bank Indonesia assured depositors they would get their money back. the governments has anticipated the people's reaction C. a shock therapy for banks C. do as they want when operating their own banks. The President Director of Bank IFI Harry Rachmadi said yesterday that the liquidation of sixteen banks would certainly have an impact in the community." he said. the government guarantees to pay depositors by certain banks D. according to the text? A. Rachmadi said that the decision could also be a 'sock therapy for Indonesian banks. B. it is important to accelerate the process. the loss of money deposited in the liquidated banks E. 12.. He also said that some members of the public should have anticipated this.When announcing the liquidations last Saturday.

" (paragraph 2) The underlined word means . takeout B. 17. make known C.of liquidation in the community. 4 D. A. giveaway D. The text is about .. An endangered species is defined as one hat has a 20 percent chance of becoming extinct in 20 years.. the Wildlife Conservation Society in the Philippines ... E.. This idea is stated in paragraph . 15. 3 C. make certain Wacana 5 untuk soal nomor 17 sampai dengan nomor 20 MANILA (AFP): The Philippines has the most number of endemic bird species which are in danger of extinction. written by the Wildlife Conservation Society of the Philippines. 5 E.. 6 16.. The liquidated said that do not guarantee that the depositors can get back their deposits. This includes the Cebu flower-pecker of which only four are known to still be alive.. The 'Data Book' said the threat of extinction was due to the growing destruction of the forests which are the habitats of the birds and other wild animals. many of which are similarly endangered.. A. The pay out will be given to depositors in stages. ". "The Philippine Red Data book'. noted that the country has 40 endangered bird species more than any other country. that's why I came here to check whether I could still with draw may money.. making it the most endangered bird in the world. according to a nation wide wildlife report obtained here yesterday. put back E. 1 B. . the 'Philippine Red Data Book' on animals B. A. the 'Red Data Book" said..

it belongs to ASEAN.. Along with Indonesia."(paragraph 5) The word 'threat" means . Other Asians. the Association of South-East Asian Nations. notice B. Malays.. some birds and wild animals area in danger of extinction because people . According to the 'Red Data Book'. it is a city but it is also a state. A." Chinese. all wild animals except the Cebu flower-pecker C... Japanese... birds which now remains twenty percent D. more their habitats D. cultures. The text mainly talks about Singapore as . the endemic bird species kept in. announcement Text 11. ". Malaysia. including Indonesians. the number of endemic bird species still available D.. a report about the extinction of he most endangered birds. Thailand. 21. the forty percent of bird species in the world B. Philippines. Thais and Arabs also live on that tiny island. the Philippines and Brunei. This text is for questions 21 to 23.C. A. Singapore is sometimes called "Instant Asia" because you can see varieties of customs.captivity E.. statement E. change forests into their habitats E. 18.the threat of extinction was due to . hunt them for sports B. It is a republic. the endangered habitats of birds in the Philippines E. catch them to be domesticated 20.. Indians and Eurasians make up its citizens. Endangered species are . Koreans. and foods of nearly all Asia in Singapore. . A. warning C.. keep destroying forests C. Singapore is a city state.. Like Indonesia. catch them to be domesticated 19. Singapore is a country of "Bhineka Tunggal Ika.. danger D.

cacao beans . Chinese. broad E.. Asians and Arabs 23. Different beans from different places have different qualities and flavor. Next. Malays. Africa. Thais and Arab C. narrow Text 8. The cacao tree produces a fruit about the size of a small pine apple. It tastes bitter.. Indians B. Inside the fruit are the tree's seeds. The beans are fermented for about a week. A. Koreans. and Eurasians D.. The chocolate maker starts by roasting the beans to bring out the flavour. The blended nibs are ground to make it a liquid. also known as cocoa beans. Chinese. Then.. dried in the sun and then shipped to the chocolate maker. especially in places such as South America. small D.. huge C." A. and cacao beans are not different. However. the roasted beans are winnowed. Indians. and Indonesia. so they are often sorted and blanded to produce a distinctive mix. Eurasians and Philippines E.a nation an island a republic a city state a member of ASEAN 22. All seeds contain some amount of fat. " . cute B." (Paragraph 2) The underlined word may be replaced by "very . Winnowing removes the meat nib of the cacao bean from its shell. This text is for questions 24 to 27. Singapore's citizens consist of .. This tree grows in equatorial regions. Thais and Arabs live on that tiny island. the nibs are blended. Have you ever wondered how people get chocolate from? In this article we'll enter the amazing world of chocolate so you can understand exactly what you're eating. The liquid is called chocolate liquor. Brunei. Chocolate starts with a tree called the cacao tree.

large hanging ears. the chocolate liquor E. and it has various uses. By sorting the beans. long white tusks and above all it has a long nose.. the flavour of chocolate 25. It's pure bitter chocolate. where chocolate comes from D. A. the cacao beans C.. By drying the beans Text 7. This text is for questions 28 to 30. which is why the ground nibs form liquid. the trunk. It is a strange looking animal with its thick legs. how to produce the cocoa flavour C. The text is about . An elephant is the largest and strongest of all animals.. The third paragraph focuses on . E. little eyes. the raw chocolate D.are half fat. A. The elephant draws up water by its trunk and can squirt it all over its body like a shower bath. It can also lift leaves and puts them.... An elephant looks very-clumsy and . huge sides and backs. the cacao fruit 26. distributed E.. the making of chocolate E. separated D.. D. How does the chocolate maker start to make chocolate? A. C. the cacao tree B. The trunk is the elephant's peculiar feature. into its mouth." (Paragraph 3) The underlined word is close in meaning to . so they are often sorted and blended to produce . a small tail. By blending the beans. the process of producing chocolate B. A. By fermenting the beans. organized 27.. B... By roasting the beans. 24. combined C. In fact the trunk serves the elephant as a long arm and hand. arranged B. " .

elephants can lift logs C. It is stated in the text that the elephant uses the trunk to do the following. Its intelligence combined with its great strength makes it a very useful servant to man and it can be trained to serve in various ways such as carry heavy loads. 30. to carry things E. A. to drink D.. It has a trunk. It looks strange. Which of the following is NOT part of the elephant described in the first paragraph? A. to eat B. It is heavy. It has a small tail. to push C. D. The elephant is a very intelligent animal.heavy and yet it can move very quickly. 28. The third paragraph is mainly about the fact that . EXCEPT . elephants are very useful E. It is wild.. C. elephants are strong B. A. E. hunt for tigers and even fight... elephants are servants D. elephants must be trained 29. to squirt water over the body . B.