1. Read the following notice. It is put on the wall in a shop.
Shopliters will be prosecuted
What does the notice mean ?
a. Customers are not allowed to lift the goods themselves.
b. There are no shoplifters in the shop.
c. The shop will be closed soon.
d. Thieves will be reported.
Keep off the reach of children
The notice means that we should …..
a. not reach the thing.
b. give the thing to children.
c. throw the thing in the dusbin.
d. put the thing away from children.
2. Read the following notice. The notice is on the announcement board in your school.
Keep silent !
Exam is in progress
According to the notice, what can’t you do there ?
a. Make noises.
b. Play in the school field.
c. Tell the teacher to start the exam.
d. Go away soon.
Read the text and answer question 4 and 5.
You have won the badminton competition
Impressively. Congratulations on your
success ! You deserve it.
4. What is the card about ?
a. Expressing gratitude.
b. Inviting someone.
c. Congratulating someone.
d. Asking for clarification.
5. “You deserve it”
The underlined word refers to …..
a. the badminton competition.
b. the success in the competition.
c. the congratulation card.
d. the impressive game.
Study the text to answer question 6 and 7.
To : Bayu
Don’t forget to pick up your little sister at the English course at 05.00 p.m
In case it rains, don’t forget to bring an umbrella with you. Thank you dear.
6. What is the message about ?
a. Having an English course.
b. Bringing an umbrella.
c. Picking up a sister.
d. Forgetting to pick up someone.
7. What is Bayu’s little sister doing ?
a. She is picking up her brother.
b. She is having an English course.
c. She is doing her homework with her friends.
d. She is bringing her umbrella.
Read the text and answer questions 8 and 9
Student Organization of SMP Harapan Bangsa
To : All class captains
Please attend the monthly meeting. It will be held
Date : Saturday, 7th March 2009
Time : After school
Place : OSIS room
We will discuss about the farewell party for the grade IX students.
Your attendance will be highly appreciated.
OSIS Chairman OSIS Secretary
Donny Mahendra Nita Astuti
8. What is the text about ?
a. An invitation to come to the farewell party.
b. A request to hold a monthly meeting.
c. An invitation to the monthly meeting.
d. An invitation to appreciate the grade IX students.
9. “We will discuss about the farewell party for the grade IX students.”
What does the word “we” refer to ?
a. OSIS chairman and OSIS secretary.
b. All grade IX students.
c. All teachers and students of the school.
d. The OSIS committee and all class captains.
Read the text and answer questions 10 and 11.
Due to renovation, our library will be closed until
Further notice. We are sorry for the
10. What is the announcement about ?
a. The inconveniences in the library.
b. The further notice about the library.
c. The temporary closing of the library.
d. The opening of a new library.
11. Why is the library closed ?
a. Because no student comes to the library.
b. Because the library needs more books.
c. Because the library needs a new librarian.
d. Because the library is being renovated
Read the text and answer questions 12 to 15.
Lidya is a nurse. She works in a hospital in Surabaya.
She helps the doctors and looks after the patients. She gives the patients the medicine, and she often talks to them and listens to their problems. Sometimes, she talks to the patient’s families. She always wears her nurse’s uniform.
12. The text is about …..
a. a nurse name Lidya. c. Lidya’s patients.
b. a hospital in Surabaya d. Lidya’s problem.
13. What is the main idea of paragraph 2 ?
a. Lidya’s hospital. c. Lidya’s patients.
b. Lidya’s uniform. d. Lidya’s activities.
14. Below are Lidya’s duties in the hospital, except…
a. helping the doctors.
b. looking after the patients.
c. giving the patients medicines.
d. cleaning the hospital.
15. “….. she often talks to them and listens to their problems.” (Paragraph 2)
The underlined word refer to ….
d. the patient’s families.
Read the text and answer questions 16 to 20.
My name is Andre. I am fourteen years old. I have a little brother. Hisname is Andy. He is four years younger than me.
Two weeks ago Andy had a fever. My mother tried to cure him by giving him some medicines. The next day, Andy wasn’t getting better. So she took Andy to the hospital.
In the hospital, the doctor examined Andy. Then, he said that Andy had a dengue fever. My mother was very worried. My father tried to calm her down because Andy’s illness was not very bad. “There is still hope,” said the doctor to my mother. Every day, the doctor looked after Andy and gave him the best treatment and medicines.
At last, Andy got well after a week treatment. The doctor told us that the critical time had passed and Andy could go home soon.
16. The text is about …..
a. Andy’s physical appearance.
b. Andy’s treatment.
c. Andy’s experience of being sick.
d. how to overcome a dengue fever.
17. What is the main idea of paragraph 3 ?
a. Andy is hospitalized.
b. Andy had a dengue fever.
c. A little brother named Andy.
d. Andy got well.
18. How old is Andy ?
a. 10 years old. c. 12 years old.
b. 14 years old. d. 16 years old.
19. Why did the writer’s mother take Andy to the hospital ?
a. Because Andy cried aloud every day.
b. Because Andy’s condition got worse.
c. Because Andy didn’t get any medicines.
d. Because Andy wanted to be hospitalized.
20. “The doctor told us that the critical time ……” (Last paragraph)
What does the underlined word mean ?
a. At a crisis. c. Criticism.
b. Illogical d. Unimportant.
Read the text and answer questions 21 to 23.
Tropical Fruit Juice
-4 slices (400 gr) papayas
-1 slice ( 100 gr ) pineapple
-1 tablespoon red syrup
-1 piece ( 300 gr ) soursoup
-1 tablespoon vanilla syrup
-Some ice cubes
What to do :
1. Put the slices of papaya, pineapple, red syrup together with some ice cubes into a blender and blend them on high for one minute.
2. Next, do the same to the remaining soursoup, vanilla syrup and some ice cubes.
3. Finally, pour the juice into some glasses, the white juice is on the bottom and the red juice is on top
21. What is the purpose of the text above ?
a. To show how to make tropical fruit juice.
b. To explain what tropical fruit juice is.
c. To describe about tropical fruit juice.
d. To tell people about the ingredients of tropical fruit juice.
22. What should you do before pouring the juice into glasses ?
a. Blending papaya, pineapple, red syrup and ice cubes.
b. Blending the remaining soursoup, vanilla syrup and some ice cubes.
c. Cutting papayas and pineapples into slices.
d. Serving the juice and enjoying it.
23. “Put the slices of papaya, pineapple, red syrup together with some ice cubes into a blender and blend them on high for one minute.” (Step 1)
What does the underlined word refer to ?
a. All ingredients of making tropical fruit juice.
b. The blender and the ice cubes.
c. The papaya, pineapple, red syrup and some ice cubes.
d. The remaining soursoup, vanilla syrup and some ice cubes.
The text is for questions 24 to 27.
Once upon a time there was a beautiful girl called Sarah, who lived with her stepmother. Her stepmother was very bossy, greedy and arrogant. She hated Sarah a lot.
One day when her father was working outside, the stepmother hit Sarah and expelled her from the house. She went outside and walked far away from the house. Suddenly, she saw a big melon farm and went in it. After that, she hid in a big melon. She used to go out of the melon and get her food.
One day a prince visited the farm and saw the big melon. “Cut this melon. I want to eat it.” the prince said. The prince’s guards started to cut the melon, but they heard a voice from it. Sarah said, “Don’t cut me, please!” They were all surprised at this situation. The prince said, “Who are you? Calm down, please come out.” After that, she came out. Then, he fell in love with her.
She told him her story, so the prince decided to marry her and they lived happily ever after.
24. What is the story about ?
a. A good prince who lived with his father.
b. A beautiful girl who lived with her aunt.
c. A naughty girl who became a good girl.
d. A beautiful girl who lived with her stepmother.
25. A poor girl who lived in a big melon is the main idea of paragraph …..
a. 1 c. 3
b. 2 d. 4
26. Where did Sarah hide ?
a. In her room.
b. On an oak tree.
c. In a big melon.
d. In the prince’s castle.
27. “The prince’s guards started to cut the melon…” (Paragraph 3)
The synonym of the word “started” is …..
a. decided. c. ended.
b. abandoned d. began.
Read the text and answer questions 28 to 30.
There was once a nightingale in a cage by a window which was his habit to sing only at night. An owl was puzzled by this and went to ask the nightingale what the reason was. “When I was captured,” explained the nightingale, “it was day and I was singing. In this way I learned to be more careful and to sing only at night.”
“Are you afraid you might be captured a second time?” asked the owl. “Oh, it would have been better if you had been more careful the first time when your freedom was at risk. Now it doesn’t really matter any more, right?”
28. What is the purpose of the text ?
a. Describing a particular thing.
b. Entertaining the readers.
c. Informing a past event.
d. Telling how to make something step by step.
29. What was the nightingale’s reason for singing only at night ?
a. Because he could not sing in the morning.
b. Because he was afraid of some predators.
c. Because he was captured when he was singing in a daytime.
d. Because he liked singing only at night.
30. What can you learn from the story ?
a. We should not sing in a daytime.
b. We should keep a nightingale as a pot.
c. We should not trust a stranger.
d. We should be careful all the time.
Read the text and answer questions 31 and 32.
Using a correction pen.
1. Shake well with cap on before using
2. Remove the cap. Gently press tip to paper and lightly squeeze the bootle
31. What does the text tell you about ?
a. The steps to keep the correction pen.
b. The methods to make a correction pen.
c. The instruction to use the correction pen.
d. The information how to buy a correction pen.
32. Which statement is NOT TRUE according to the text above ?
a. We should shake the correction pen well before using it.
b. We should not remove the cap when shaking the correction pen.
c. After removing the cap, we should press the tip to the paper.
d. We should squeeze the bottle strongly.
Read the text and answer questions 33 to 35.
Sharks are the most fearsome predatory fish of the seas. There are 375 species of sharks. They live mostly in warm seas.
Their torpedo-shaped bodies make them very fast swimmers. Sharks have a skeleton made of rubbery cartilage. Most other kinds of fish have bony skeletons.
The world’s biggest fish is the whale shark. It can grow well to over 12 meters long. Unlike other sharks, the whale shark and the basking shark mostly eat plankton and are completely harmless.
Shark’s main weapons are its teeth. They are powerful enough to bite through steel plate. The killing machine of the shark world is the great white shark. This shark is responsible for most attacks on humans. Up to 20 people die from recorded shark attacks each year. So, be careful when you swim in the sea.
33. Why are the whale sharks harmless ?
a. Because they are the biggest fish in the world.
b. Because they are very fast swimmers.
c. Because they eat plankton.
d. Because they live in warm seas.
34. What is the main idea of paragraph 2 ?
a. The description of sharks.
b. The lives of sharks.
c. The weapons of sharks.
d. The threat of sharks.
35. The writer wrote the text to .....
a. tell people to be careful when swimming in the sea.
b. inform people about sharks.
c. persuade people not to hunt sharks.
d. ask people to stay away from warm seas.
Read the text and answer questions 36 and 37.
Be Smart Be Successful
SMA GENERASI BARU
Jl Pegangsaan Raya No. 1 Jakarta
Phone (021) 6541771, Fax. (021) 7864608
# Luxurious facilities
# Excellent co-curricular
# Professional teachers
# Nice and comfortable place
We bring you to a better success !
36. What is the text about ?
a. Advertising professional teachers.
b. Advertising a school.
c. Promoting school development.
d. Promoting to a better future.
37. “We bring you to a better future!” (Last sentence)
The underlined word refers to …..
a. the luxurious facilities
b. the professional teachers.
c. the student candidates of the school.
d. anyone who works in the school.
Read the text and answer questions 38 to 40.
LET’S VISIT BEAUTIFUL BALI
Enjoy Bali’s beautiful beaches !
Visit the art city of Ubud !
Stay in Asia’s finest hotels !
Buy beautiful souvenirs !
See mount Agung and much more !
We’ve got it all ! Come and see the art shops !
The temples and the exotic dances !
Come and try our restaurants !
Call Citea Tour, phone : (0231) 5508206
38. The advertisement promote people to …..
a. invest in Bali. c. plant trees in Bali.
b. develop Bali d. go to Bali.
39. Which of the following is NOT TRUE according to the text ?
a. Ubud is the art city of Bali.
b. Citra Tour provides the equipment for climbing Mount Agung.
c. There are many beautiful beaches in Bali.
d. In Bali, visitors can stay in Asia’s finest hotels.
40. “….. and the exotic dances.”
The underlined word can be best replaced by ….
a. colossal. c. express.
b. devastating. d. extraordinary.
Read the text and answer questions 41 to 43.
How are you ? Here is some information you
Need. The examination will be held soon, starting from 8th June. Students are asked to have their own stationery. No dictionary is allowes. Lateness is not tolerated. Cheating is prohibited. The student’s card must be presented. The first day is science. Well, I’ve got to go now. We all miss you. See you soon. Take a good care.
41. What is the purpose of the text ?
a. To entertain the receiver.
b. To retell the sender’s experience.
c. To inform about something.
d. To complain about something.
42. What should the students bring in the examination ?
a. A dictionary and a science book.
b. A notebook and a bag.
c. Stationery and a student’s card.
d. A pencil and a dictionary.
43. What should Jegeg study for the first day ?
a. Math. c. Social science.
b. Science. d. English.
For questions 44 to 46, choose the suitable word to complete the text below.
A rainforest, a very dense forest is usually……44) in tropical areas. Those forests have warm climates. Rainforests also receive a high …….45) of rainfall. A special trait of these forests is the large amount of plants and animals living in it.
44. a. destroyed c. planted.
b. watered d. found.
45. a. many c. amount
b. number d. much
For questions 46 and 48, choose the best arrangement of the words to make correct sentences.
46. door – after – the – lock – out – you – go
47. congratulate – me – success – on – you – your - let
48. your – break – please – before – the – assignment – second – submit
49. 1. When his neighbours came to help him, he laughed at them.
2. The wolf, however, did truly come at last.
3. As a result, the wolf ate the sheep.
4. However, no one paid attention nor come to give assistance.
5. One day a shepherd-boy, who watched a flock of sheep, played trick by crying out, “Wolf! Wolf!”
6. On the next day, he played the trick again and this continued several times.
7. The boy shouted in an agony of terror, “Help me, the wolf is killing my sheep.”
Arrange of the sentences above to make a good story!
50. 1. So, I took my bike at home and tried to deliver it.
2. Fortunately, the owner of the wallet was my classmate’s neighbour.
3. Yesterday when I was walking home, I found a wallet.
4. After looking at the ID card, I knew that the address is quite far from my home.
5. That’s why my classmate and I could find the house easily.
6. When I was looking for the address, I met my classmate.
7. I found an ID card and some money in the wallet.
8. Then, I stopped and asked him about the address.
Arrange of the sentences above to make a good story!
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|1.d. Thieves will be reported.
2.d. put the thing away from children.
3.d. Go away soon.
4.c. Congratulating someone.
5.a. the badminton competition.
6.c. Picking up a sister.
7.b. She is having an English course
8.c. An invitation to the monthly meeting.
9.b. All grade IX students.
10.d. The opening of a new library.
11.d. Because the library is being renovated
12.a. a nurse name Lidya
13.d. Lidyaâ€™s activities.
14.d. cleaning the hospital.
16.b. Andyâ€™s treatment
17.b. Andy had a dengue fever.
18.b. 14 years old.
19.b. Because Andyâ€™s condition got worse.
20.a. At a crisis.
21.a. To show how to make tropical fruit juice.
22.b. Blending the remaining soursoup, vanilla syrup and some ice cubes.
23.c. The papaya, pineapple, red syrup and some ice cubes.
24.d. A beautiful girl who lived with her stepmother
26.c. In a big melon.
28.c. Informing a past event
29.c. Because he was captured when he was singing in a daytime
30.d. We should be careful all the time
31.c. The instruction to use the correction pen.
32.b. We should not remove the cap when shaking the correction pen.
33.a. Because they are the biggest fish in the world.
34.a. The description of sharks.
35.a. tell people to be careful when swimming in the sea.
36.b. Advertising a school.
37.c. the student candidates of the school.
38.d. go to Bali.
39.b. Citra Tour provides the equipment for climbing Mount Agung.
41.c. To inform about something.
42.c. Stationery and a studentâ€™s card.
43.c. Social science.
46.after you go out the door lock
47.your success let me congratulate on you
48.before break please your submit assignment the second