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READ THE TEXT AND CHOOSE THE CORRECT ANSWER CAUTION ! CHEMICAL STORAGE ONLY NO FOOD OR DRINK IN THIS UNIT 1. You can find this notice in a laboratory. What does the notice mean ? A. There is no chemical in the lab. B. You are allowed to eat and drink in the lab. C. You are not able to find chemical in the lab. D. You are prohibited to store food and drink in the lab.

Tear the wrapper then remove the cover. The treatment is ready to be used 2. Where can we find such an instruction? A. On a tea bag. B. On a milk can.

C. On a cigarette box. D. On a medicine leaflet

Dear Mr. Anto, Your appointment to see Mr. Charlie is on Tuesday 7th June at 2.15 p.m. Please be on time. Margareth 3. From the text we know that Mr. Anto will come to see Mr. Charlie .... A. in the afternoon C. in the evening B. in the morning D. at midnight 4. Please be on time. The sentence means to come .... A. fast B. Early

C. quickly

D. punctually

Dear Kartika Our sincere Congratulations on your success as The Best Washington City Journalist 2009. This will support you to write more articles. The manager and staff of Moonlight Publisher

5. What does Kartika do? She is a A. Staff B. Manager 6. The text is written in order to A. congratulate Kartika on her success. B. inform people about the best journalist.

C. journalist

D.publisher

C. tell people to congratulate Kartika. D. invite people to come to the Moonlight publisher

Muara Angke Muara Angke conservation area lies in the north of Jakarta. It is located in Kapuk Muara in the Penjaringan district. The location is close to Pluit Mega Mall.

Muara Angke is home to many kinds of animals. There, it is seen a variety of birds like Kuntul (Egretta Intermedia), Cangak Abu (Ardea Cinneria), Bubulu Ibis and Camar (Gull). It is also seen Biawak (Monitor Lizard), and Monyet Ancol (Tail Monkey). Besides animals, Muara Angke also houses many kinds of plants, such as Bidara, Jangkar, Apiapi, and Mangrove. In addition, Muara Angke is famous for its mangrove reservation. 7. What animals do live in Muara Angke? A. Bidara. B . Jangkar. 8. Where is the location of Muara Angke? A. Cibubur B. Kelapa Gading. C. Api-api D. Cangak Abu.

C. Mega Mall.

D. Kapuk Muara.

9. There is a variety of birds (paragraph 2) The underlined word has the same meaning as A. various B. color. C. size.

D. range.

10. What is the main idea of the text above? A. Muara Angke is famous. C.The story of Muara Angke Conservation B. The retell of Muara Angke. D.The description of Muara Angke Conservation. Last Sunday Jenny went to circus with Eddy and Willy. First, they saw the seals performance. The seals balanced themselves on tires and rolled round the ring. A seal on a stool balanced an umbrella on its nose. After that, the trainer fed them with fish. The next item was the knife-throwing act. Jenny was afraid to watch it, so she covered her eyes with her hand. Not long after, it was the lions act. It was the most exciting performance. The lions jumped through burning hoops. Everyone held their breath when the lion trainer put his head into the lions mouth. Finally, it was the clowns act. Jenny and her brothers liked the clowns act best. They look funny with their painted faces and baggy costumes. One of them swung a pail at jenny. She screamed! Scraps of paper flew out the pail and the audience laughed. At the end of the show, everyone clapped loudly. 11. The writer wrote the text ... A. to show how to keep animals. B. to promote the circus to the people. C. to describe the process of making a circus. D. to retell peoples experience to see circus. 12. What was the knife-throwing act for Jenny like ? A. Interesting. B. Frightening. C. Exciting. D. Funny. 13. Why did the audience laugh at Jenny ? A. She thought the pail had water in it. B. She looked very funny with a pail C. She was afraid of the clowns. D. Her performance was good. 14. The lions jumped through the burning hoops . ( paragraph 2 ) The word hoops in the sentence means ... through which the lions jump.

A. Nice dens. B. Strong metal. C. Large ring. D. Big boxes. To: Ella Faith makes all things possible. Hope makes all things work. Love makes all things beautiful. May you have all of those three. "Happy Iedul Fitri" Minal Aidin wal Faizin From Your sweetheart Hambali 15. From the text we know that A. Ella is Hambali's friend B. Hambali is Ella's brother C. Ella is Hambali's girlfriend D. Hambali is Ella' partner 16. Hambali hopes that A. Ella will have faith, hope and love in Iedul Fitri B. Ella will make faith, hope and love for Hambali C. He will ask faith, hope and love to Ella D. He will make Ella hopes and loves him Hi, Jean. Im having a picnic on Saturday afternoon, July 18th at 2:00. Everyone will meet in the Golden Gate Park near the Japanese Tea Garden. Then well look for a good place for the picnic.Please bring a friend and join us. Hope to see you on Saturday. Tom Kio

P.S. Ill prepare everything for the picnic. 17. The picnic will be held .... A. in a good place for picnic B. in the Japanese Tea Garden C. in the Golden Gate Park D. in the meeting room 18. The text tells us that .... A. Tom will bring food and drinks B. Tom is having a picnic right now C. Tom invites a friend to a garden D. Tom doesnt like picnic at all

SCHOOL ANNOUNCEMENT FRIDAY January 25TH, 2010 There will be a girls basketball short meeting right after school this afternoon in the school library. The meeting is expected to last around 45 minutes and finish by 5. Every member needs to be present in this important meeting. Should anyone unable to attend the meeting, find Mr. Elder for permission and further details about the agenda. Looking forward to seeing you all in the meeting. 19. When will the meeting start? A. Around 4.05 p.m. B. At about 4.15 p.m C. At 4.50 p.m D. At 5.00 p.m 20. What should a student do if she is not able to attend the meeting? A. Go home. B. Go to the library. C. Ask for permission from Mr. Elder. D. Let the class teacher know about her absence. Maura, who liked to be thought of as the most beautiful and powerful queen of Arabia, had many suitors. One by one she had discarded them, until her list was reduced to just three sheiks, all equally young and handsome, rich and strong. It was very hard to decide who would be the best of them. One evening, Maura disguised herself and went to the camp of three sheiks, as they were about to have dinner, and asked them for something to eat. The first gave her some leftover food; the second gave her some unappetizing camels tails; the third sheik, who was called Hakim, offered her some of the most tender and tasty meat. After dinner, the disguised queen left the sheiks camp. The following day the queen invited the three sheiks to dinner at her palace. She ordered her servants to give each one exactly what they had given her the evening before. Hakim, who received a plate of delicious meat, refused to eat it if the other two could not share it with him, and this act finally convinced Queen Maura that he was the man for her. Without question, Hakim is the most generous of you, she announced her choice to the sheiks. So it is Hakim I will marry. 21. The queen ordered her servants to give the sheiks the same kind of food as that she got from them because she wanted . A. to entertain her guest B. to test the sheiks food C. to see the sheiks reactions D. to repay the sheiks kindness 22. Whats the moral value that you can learn from the story? A. Dont look at someone from the appearance. B. We should make a party to decide something C. Dont trust easily to someone who has given a valuable thing. D. We have to be careful in choosing the person to chase our life with. 23. One by one she had discarded them, The word them refers to . A. three sheiks B. servants C. Arabians D. suitors

The Jaguar (Panthera onea)

Although the jaguar is an animal that is found in Asia . It is famous in Asia because of the car named after the animal. This report provides information on the characteristic, habitat and life of the jaguar . The jaguar belongs to the cat family. It is one of the four big (roaring) cats: a jaguar is often mistaken for the leopard. However, a jaguar has larger rosette markings, a stronger body, and a shorther tail. A rosette is a rose shaped spot on a animal. The rosettes of jaguars sometimes look like the print or an animal paw. The jaguar is brownish-yellow in color an has spots on the head, neck, and legs, and rosettes on other part of its body. It can weigh up to 100 kilograms and has a powerful jaw that it can easily crush the skull of its prey. 24. Which paragaraph tells about the differences between a jaguar and a leopard? A. Paragraph 1 C. Paragraph 2 B. Paragraph 1 and 2 D. Paragraph 2 and 3 25. How do people differentiate between a jaguar and a leopard ? A. A jaguar has larger marking on its body B. A leopard has a stronger body C. A jaguar only lives in ASIA D. From the shape of their bodies. 26. Because it has spot, a jaguar is often mistaken for the leopard The underlined word has the same meaning with... A. lines C. dots B. scratches D. rosettes How do we make fried bananas?. OK. I will tell you. You have to prepare some bananas, flour, cooking oil, water and some salt. Here are the steps to make them. First, peel the bananas and slice them into two or three slices. Next, prepare the mixture of flour with water and a little salt. Then, roll the bananas in the mixture, and fry them in hot cooking oil until they turn brown. After that take them and drain them for a moment. Finally, put the fried bananas into a dish and serve them. 27. What should we do with the bananas, after peeling them ? A. Cut them into 2 or 3 slices B. Roll them in the mixture C. Fry them in hot oil D. Eat them all 28. How many materials should we prepare to make fried bananas ? A. Four B. Five C. Six D. Seven 29. Finally, put the fried bananas into a dish and serve them (last sentence) What is the synonym of dish above ? A. Spoon B. Fork C. Plate D. Bowl

Last month, my parents, sister, brother and I went to the zoo. We went there for recreation. We left at 7 p.m and arrived there at 9 p.m. The zoo is about fifty kilometres from my house. There were a lot of people watching a giant snake. The snake was there for about a week. It was 9 metres long. I thought it was the biggest snake I had ever seen. After going around and watching various animals, we went home. 30. The writer went to the zoo with his/her ... A. parents C. brother B. sister D. family 31. What is special in the zoo ? A. Wild animals C. A giant snake B. Various animals D. Animals attractions 32. After going around watching various animals,we went home. (Paragraph 2) The underlined word means ... A. different C. wild B. similar D. mean

You are invited to the greatest party. Please phone if you cant come You are cordially invited ! For : Rifqy Date : November 25, 2011 Time : 6.30 p.m Place : Puri Indah Restaurant Given by : Sovie

33. What should Rifqy do if he cant come to the party ? A. Tell Sovie directly B. Give a birthday card C. Phone Sovie soon D. Give the invitation card back to Sovie 34 . When will the party take place ? A. In the afternoon C. In the evening B. In the morning D. At night 35. You are invited to the greatest party ever. What is the antonym of the italic word ? A. Biggest C. Smallest B. Largest D. Thinnest

There was once a king who was very powerful and rich. But he was unhappy, because he felt ill all the time. No doctors knew how to cure him, nor did any medicine do him good. One day, he called all his wise men to his palace and asked them what to do. There is only one way, said a very old man. If you can find a happy man, take his shirt and wear it, youll be so on cured. So the king sent his men to search for all the happy men. They traveled all over the country but they could not fine. There was nobody who was completely staisfied. The men were very tired of their long search, and did not know when to go home. Just as they were worrying about that, they saw a workman who was singing merrily while he was at work. Are you happy? they asked the man. Yes, Im happy as a lark, answered the man Give us your shirt, said the men. well give you as much money as you need Alas! cried the man, I havent got a shirt. 36 . What is the story about? A. A powerful and happy king. B. A hard working workman. C. An unhappy king D. A tired wise man 37. Paragraph two tells us about .... A. waiting for a wise man B. searching for happy men C. finding a hard working man D. wearing happy mans shirt Chimpanzees are humans closest relatives compared to any other apes. They like to stay on the ground, but they climb among trees. Their hands and feet can easily grip branches and objects because their hobby is swinging. Chimps like to search for termites, ants and never refuse of sweet fruits and nuts. Chimpanzees communicate with each other using a wide variety of sound. 38. What is the favourite place for chimpanzees to stay ? A. Among trees C. On branches B. On the ground D. On a certain object 39. The following are chimpanzeess food, except ... A. Small mammals C. Little insects B. Sweet fruits D. Nuts 40. What does the text tell about? A. Chimpanzees physical appearances B. The diet of chimpanzees C. Chimpanzeeshabitats D. Chimpanzeeshabits 42. Chimpanzees are humansclosest relatives compared to any other apes. What does the underlined word mean ? A. A thing that belongs to the same group as something else. B. The process of comparing two or more people or things C. The position of somebody or something in an organization D. The way people behave in a certain group

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43.Which of the following qualifications must the educators have? A. Having recent photograph B. Not more than 25 years old C. Having teaching experience D. Having English certificate 44.What does the phrase recent photograph mean? A. The color picture B. The small picture C. The big photograph D. The latest photograph

45. The best arrangement of the paragraph about a bee is... 1. 2. 3. 4. Bees are not usually dangerous, except you make them angry. Some insects are very useful to people; for instance, bees. They produce honey Bad insects are, for instance, flies, cockroaches and mosquitos. They may cause diseases such as typhus, cholera, etc. 5. Insects are not always bad 6. Insects are small creatures 7. They have no bones, but have six legs and live everywhere. A. B. C. D. 6-5-7-4-2-1-3 6-7-5-2-3-1-4 1-6-7-5-4-2-3 1-7-6-5-4-3-2

46. Arrange these sentences into a good paragraph of a procedure text ! 1. Put noodles into 2 glasses of boiling water 2. Your delicious noodles are ready to be served 3. Put the seasoning, vegetables oil and chili powder in a bowl

4. Mix the noodles well with all of the seasoning 5. Cook the noodles and simmer minutes Choose the word closest in meaning to the underlined words!

The piano is a musical instrument which is played by means of a keyboard. Widely used in Western music for solo performances (47), ensemble use, chamber music, and accompaniment, the piano is also very popular as an aid to composing and rehearsal.Pressing a key on the piano's keyboard causes a felt covered hammer to strike (48) steel strings. The hammers rebound, allowing the strings to continue vibrating at their resonant (49) frequency. These vibrations are transmitted through a bridge to a sounding board that couples the acoustic energy to the air so that it can be heard as sound. 47. A. B. C. D. plays shows stages exhibitions

48. A. beat B. switch C. pull D. crack 49. A. B. C. D. soft audible echoing smooth

50. Arrange the following jumble words to make a good sentence.

Not to use with for water be careful the pump except other liquid 1 2 3 4 5 6 7

A. 5 4 1 7 2 3 6 B. 4 1 5 2 7 6 3 C. 7 4 6 5 2 1 3 D. 4 1 7 2 5 3 6