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SEKOLAH MENENGAH KEBANGSAAN ULU SAPI MID YEAR EXAMINATION 2011 ENGLISH PAPER 2 FORM 3 Time: 1 hour 30 minutes

This question paper consists of three sections: Section A, Section B and Section C. Answer all sections. You are advised to spend 40 minutes on Section A, 30 minutes on Section B and 20 minutes on Section C. Section A: Guided Writing [30 marks] Based on the pictures and notes below, write out your story.

When writing your story: You may use all the words or phrases provided Elaborate on the given notes to make it more interesting You may add any other relevant information Make sure it is not less than 120 words

Section B: Summary [10 marks] Read the passage and complete the task.

The public should be educated on the importance of fire safety procedures. Proper fire safety procedures. Proper fire safety procedures could safe many lives and properties. However. We seldom think much about it until we are trapped I a burning building or experience it personally. We should encourage the public to aware of the preventative measures and safety tips regarding the fire hazard. The fire department should visit school and teach the students about the basics of fire prevention. Fire drills and workshops should be done constantly. Teaching them how to maintain safe environments at work and home are essential. Fire prevention is to educate everyone to take precautions to prevent fires and how to survive them. Other than that, the fire drill should be carried out in office buildings, shopping malls and residential areas. One of fire safety measures is that we can install the smoke detectors in every premises. Smoke detectors help to reduce the chances of death in a fire. Occupants of the burning building will be alarmed and run immediately for safer ground. We should also be proactive by having and planning for proper fire exits. Fire exits should not be blocked with any furniture, boxes or flowerpots. Regular inspection on the building or premises should also be carried out in order to detect any fire hazard materials or damaged electrical wiring. Electrical safety should also be taken into consideration. The misuse of electrical appliances also should be avoided too. Fire extinguishers should be kept in every home, office and public premises. We can also prevent fire by having proper storage and handling of flammable liquids like petrol and gasoline. Flammable items should be kept away from children and locked all the time. Everyone should be responsible and take part actively to prevent the fire incidents

Write a summary on the measures taken in fire prevention. Your summary must: Not be more than 60 words, including the 10 words given below Be in a continuous writing (not in note form) Be written in one paragraph

Use your own words as far as possible without changing is original meaning. Begin your summary as follows: Fire prevention is important and some proactive action such as

Section C: Novel [10 marks] The following are the novels studied in the literature component in English Language 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. Potato People Robinson Crusoe The Phantom of the OperaDr. Jekyll and Mr. HydeThe Prisoners of ZendaAngela Wright Daniel Defoe Gaston Leroux Robert Louis Stevenson Anthony Hope Hawkins

Based on one novel above, write about a character that you admire in the novel. Provide evidence from the text to support your answers. Your response should be: Not less than 50 words In continuous writing ( not in note form)

Prepared by, _________________________ Ms. Rajeswary Ramayah

Checked by, _______________________________ Mr. Saiman Ahmad Head of Language Department SMK Ulu Sapi

Approved by, _____________________________________ Principal SMK Ulu Sapi

ANSWER SCHEME ENGLISH PAPER 2 MID YEAR EXAMINATION FORM 3 /2011 SECTION B FIRE PREVENTION IS IMPORTANT AND SOME PROACTIVE ACTIONS SUCH AS FIRE DRILLS AND WORKSHOPS SHOULD BE DONE. BESIDE THAT, SMOKE DETECTORS SHOULD BE INSTALLED IN EVERY OCCUPIED BUILDING. WE SHOULD ALSO HAVE PROPER PLANNING FOR FIRE EXITS IN CASE OF EMERGENCY. ELECTRICAL APPLIENCES SHOULD BE HANDLED WITH CARE TO PREVENT FIRE. LASTLY, FIRE EXTINGUISHERS SHOULD BE KEPT IN EVERY BUILDING. (60 WORDS)

SECTION C I think Robinson Crusoe is an interesting character in the novel Robinson Crusoe by Daniel Defoe. He is adventurous. He is only eighteen when he decides to run away from home. He wants to follow his dreams to become a sailor. He is also a man of many talents. He build himself two homes on deserted island. He makes his own clothes, shoes and even an umbrella. He has endurance. He survives on the island for 28 years. He uses his ingenuity to handle all the situations he has to face. One significant incident is the time he saves a savage from being attack by cannibal