TAHUN PELAJARAN 2012/2013
Mata Pelajaran: Bahasa Inggris
Choose the correct answer by crossing a,b,c or d
Read the text carefully to answer questions 1 to 2
1. Why does the writer like Flash? Because its
a. rainyc. shiny
b. toyd. play
2 From the text above we can conclude that Flash doesnt need to run
gasoline d. electric
3. Anti : Which one do you prefer, the white or the blue shirt?
a. I prefer the blue than white
b. I like the white to blue
c. I prefer the blue to white
d. I would rather the blue to white
4. She _____ read the story with a good pronunciation
a. Can d. could
b. Cant e. couldnt
5. Father: I am very thirsty, ..please?
Son: Sure, Dad, here you are
a. may I have a bit
b. can you take me a glass of water
c. do you want to drink
d. can I have a plate of soto
6. Mrs. Tyas : Your washing mashing is new, isnt it?
Mrs. Eni : Yes, I bought it yesterday at Kalisari Department Store, what do you think of it?
Mrs. Tyas : ., I like it
a. It is very cheap
b. It is too big
c. it doesnt work properly
d. it is quite good
Text for number 7 o 8
Solo, Central Java (ANTARA News / 15 March 2005) – Mount Merapi in Central Java has shown a sign of increased activity in the past few days, forcing the local authorities to raise its alert status to Awas Merapi (Beware of Merapi).
The volcanos alert status had been raised since Wednesday after the Yogyakarta-based volcanology Board recorded a number of tremors inside the volcano, said Yulianto, head of the Merapi Observatory Post at Semiran village, Boyolali district, Central Java, on Thursday.
Team of volcanologists continued monitoring the activity of the 2,911 meter high volcano. People living in vulnerable villages on the volcanos slope were making preparations to flee their homes in case of a catastrophe. (www.antara.co.id)
7. The text mainly tells us about..
a. vulnerable village
b. natural phenomenon
c. volcanos alert status
d. mount Merapis activity
8. Which of the following statements is true according to the text?
a. The activity of mount Merapi was ignored
b. People living in vulnerable villages had lost their life
c. Volcanologists had stopped monitoring mount
d.The volcanologists kept monitoring mount Merapis activity
Text for number 9 to 11
Once upon a time, there were a king and his queen who lived in the Kingdom of Belinyu. They dont have any child. Until one night, the queen had a dream of a turtle. It said that the queen would have a baby, and she had to give a Komala necklace to her baby. The queen woke up and she was holding a Komala necklace in her hand. She told her dream to the king, and he was very happy.
Shortly, the queens dream became reality. She delivered a beautiful baby girl The king named her Komala. She grew up as a pretty girl, however, she had a bad attitude because her parents always spoiled her too much.
One day, Komala heard her parents talking about the turtle in her mothers dream. She thought that the turtle was an interesting animal, so she wanted it as her pet. She insisted to find it, and the king allowed her to look for the animal.
Accompanied with the kings guard, Komala searched for the turtle. Finally, she found it in a beach. She shouted to it. Penyu Busuk, wait for me, several times, but the turtle kept swimming. Komala ran after it into the sea. She tried to catch it. She finally drowned and disappeared. All of the guards could not save her. Now, people call the beach, Penyusuk.
9. What does the story tell us?
a. A bad attitude girl.
b. The legend of Penyu Busuk.
c. A kingdom in Belinyu
d. The legend of Penyusuk beach.
10. What is the main idea of the last paragraph?
a. Komala looked for the turtle.
b. Komala drowned into the sea.
c. The celebration of Komalas birthday.
d. The turtle disappeared.
11. Komala had a bad attitude because . . . .
a. she was a princess
b. she was a beautiful girl
c. her father was the king
d. her parents spoiled her very much
Text for number 12 to 14
How to play Lompat Tali (Rope Jumping)
Rope Jumping is a children’s game of physical perseverance. It requires a piece of rope about 7 feet long. Any kind of rope of light material can be used to play this game. A very simple piece of rope can be made from groups of rubber bands notched together one after another. How to play rope jumping.
The player holds the two ends of the rope with two hands on each side of the body, each at the height of the shoulders. Then, he or she moves the rope around clockwise and rhythmically. Just when the rope touches and passes the floor, the player jumps up, either with one leg or two legs simultaneously.
It requires good timing of the player between the act of jumping and the movement of the rope. The pace of the rope movement can be controlled, depending on the skill and stamina of the player. This movement is repeated over and over u until the player trips over the rope, or when he or she gets tired.
12. What is needed to play the rope jumping game?
13. When is the game over?
a. the player is over the rope
b. the player is tired
c. the player is crying
d. the rope trips over the player
14. . Any kind of rope of light material can be used to play this game. Which of the following has the opposite meaning with the underlined word.
Text for number 15 to 18
Teachers teach children to read, write, do math, and much more. They use games, videos, computers, and other tools to teach children different subjects. Teachers show students skills. They also explain information. Teachers plan their lessons before they teach, which can take a lot of time.
Teachers try to make their lessons easy to understand. They teach things in different ways so that different students can learn in the way that is easiest for them. Teachers might use a chalkboard, a projector, or a computer. They make posters or worksheets before class starts. Teachers plan the schedule for the day. Most teachers have to teach what the principal tells them.
Teachers also assign homework and class projects. They often have students work together to do projects. When students are not doing as well as they should, teachers help them.
After class, teachers grade papers and projects. They also create tests. They write students’ report cards. And they meet with parents to try to help their children do better in school. Teachers sometimes go to workshops to learn how to teach better. Some teachers also help with sports or other after-school activities.
15. What is the text about?
How teachers plan their lesson plans
How teachers use computer
What teachers are
What teachers jobs are
16. The following thing is not used by teachers when they teach in the classroom.
17. .When students are not doing as well as they should, teachers help them. (prg 3 line3)
The underlined word refers to
18. What is the purpose of the text about?
to give information about teachers job
to amuse the reader about teachers job
to retell a story about teachers job
to describe a fiction about teachers job.
The following text is for number 19 and 20
19. Which statement is NOT TRUE according to the text ?…
a. the party will be held in a park
b. the birthday party will be held in the evening
c. Eliza Merlyn Caracole was born in 2000
d. the invitees should inform Ronald about their
20. What is the purpose of the text ?..
a. to inform people
b. to ask for confirmation
c. to invite people
d. to remind somebody
Read the following text to answer question number 21
21. We usually find this notice in
the school garden
The following text is for number 22 and 23
22.From the text, we can conclude that
a. Tiara gets the highest score in mathematics
b. Tiara likes mathematics very much
c. Tiara congratulates Rianti for her best effort
d. Rianti is the cleverest student in mathematics
23 Why did Rianti send Tiara the greeting card ?….
a. to invite
b. to suggest
c. to ask for
d. to congratulate
Read the text carefully for questions number 24 and 25
24. Who just passed away?
25. He passed away last night. We can conclude that
Nitas father was.