Section One: Listening Comprehension
1.(A) He’ll eat his sandwich after class.
(B) He can only stay a short while.
(C) He isn’t hungry right now.
(D) He need to shop before eating.
2.(A) Leave her garbage cans at his house.
(B) Find out when the truck comes by.
(C) Prepare for a Tuesday pickup.
(D) Put the garbage out the night before pickup.
3.(A) She must take one more math class in order to graduate.
(B) She took a lot of math classes in high school.
(C) She didn’t have to take the introductory math class at the material.
(D) She did well in the math class because she was familiar with the material.
4.(A) Help him complete a for.
(B) Advise him about his classes.
(C) lend him some money.
(D) Visit the man’s apartment.
5. (A) The man should hurry to the library before it closes.
(B) The man should use the phone in the student center.
(C) The student center will close in an hour.
(D) There’s no pay phone in the library.
6.(A) He isn’t sure how many people will be at the picnic.
(B) He’s worried that here won’t be enough food at the picnic.
(C) The woman doesn’t need to bring food to the picnic.
(D) The woman should count the guests carefully.
7.(A) She agrees with the man’s choice.
(B) She doesn’t recommend the red tie.
(C) She doesn’t think the man needs to wear a tie
(D) She has no opinion about men’s clothing.
8.(A) He’ll be able to feed the cat next week.
(B) His sister might agree to take care of the cat.
(C) The woman should take the cat out of town with her.
(D) His sister will be out of town next week.
9.(A) It has been in the cafeteria for several weeks.
(B) Its colors aren’t very bright.
(C) Both speakers thing it looks bad in the cafeteria.
(D) The speakers selected it for the cafeteria.
10.(A) He needs the woman’s help.
(B) He’ll complete the report when the computer’s fixed.
(C) The report was much longer than he thought it would be.
(D) The report was finished a couple of day ago.
11.(A) Class has already started.
(B) They should stop the car right now.
(C) She doesn’t have enough money to buy gas.
(D) This isn’t a good time to go to a gas station.
12.(A) Start her papers before she talks to her professors.
(B) Try to finish one of the papers this week
(C) Talk to her professors soon to ask for more time.
(D) Ask her professors to help her choose topics for her papers.
13.(A) She need to go shopping for a new pair of jeans.
(B) She and her sister look different because of their clothing.
(C) She and her sister aren’t twins.
(D) She and her sister don’t wear the same size dress.
14.(A) He expects to sell all of the calculators soon.
(B) the woman should look in a different section of the store.
(C) The store doesn’t have any calculators to sell now.
(D) Calculators are on sale this week.
15.(A) The task will take more time than the man thinks.
(B) She doesn’t want to talk with the man while he’s angry.
(C) She can’t help the man until later.
(D) she want to know why the man didn't come earlier.
16.(A) He’s teaching a computer class.
(B) He never earned a college degree.
(C) He has decided to change his field of study.
(D) He’s taking a class to update his skill.
17.(A) He has agreed to take care of her plants.
(B) He’s bringing some plants back from his trip
(C) He’s not very responsible.
(D) He’ll be away for a while.
18.(A) She’s sorry she can’t help the man.
(B) She didn’t earn a good grade in the biology course.
(C) The man will begin to appreciate the biology course
(D) The man should find a tutor.
19.(A) She needs to improve her study skills.
(B) She’ll feel better if she get some rest.
(C) She should make a doctor’s appointment.
(D) Her medication isn’t working well.
20.(A) She forgot to bring her skates.
(B) She’s staying home from work today.
(C) She made other plans.
(D) She has to work late tonight.
21.(A) Throw the clothes away.
(B) Make a donation of his old clothes.
(C) Try to sell his old clothes.
(D) Save the clothes to give to his friend.
22.(A) He’ll look for the woman’s wallet.
(B) He’ll help the woman with her physics project.
(C) He doesn’t have much money.
(D) He’d like to pay for the woman’s lunch.
23.(A) She wants to work at the same laboratory next semester.
(B) She’s tried of working as a laboratory assistant.
(C) She’s tried of working as a laboratory next semester.
(D) She needs to find a new job quickly.
24.(A) His father doesn’t have time to listen to a book on tape.
(B) His father might find a book on tape convenient.
(C) Books on tape aren’t as popular as paperback books.
(D) His father likes mysteries better than historical novels.
25.(A) She is neater than the woman’s previous roommate.
(B) She doesn’t like the woman’s last roommate.
(C) She doesn’t like to clean.
(D) She’ll probably move soon.
26.(A) She’ll accompany the man tomorrow.
(B) She’s going to see the exhibit later.
(C) She isn’t interested in the exhibit.
(D) Susan’s work will be exhibited tomorrow.
27.(A) He remembers seeing the notes.
(B) He needs the notes for his biology class.
(C) The woman can borrow his notes.
(D) The notes may be in the woman’s bookbag
28.(A) The woman has never been skiing.
(B) The woman hasn’t been able to ski much this winter
(C) The warm weather will probably not last much longer
(D) The woman doesn’t believe the man.
29.(A) She forgot to give the man directions.
(B) She’ll give the man new directions.
(C) She doesn’t know where the man is.
(D) She’ll repeat what she told the man earlier.
30. (A) He hasn’t received the memo.
(B) He doesn’t understand the memo.
(C) He doesn’t approve of the dean’s plan.
(D) He doesn’t need to read the memo.
31.(A) Memories of a recent storm.
(B) How strong winds develop into a hurricane.
(C) Weather patterns that can affect Florida.
(D) Planning a summer vacation.
32.(A) Wind speed.
(C) Water temperature.
(D) Direction of approach.
33.(A) By name.
(B) By number.
(C) By location.
(D) By month.
34.(A) Study a weather map.
(B) Visit a weather station.
(C) Listen to a weather report.
(D) Go to a storm shelter.
35.(A) How hydrothermal vents are formed.
(B) How living things get energy from sunlight
(C) The harmful effects of certain chemicals in the ocean.
(D) Microorganisms that get energy from chemical reactions.
36.(A) In caves.
(B) On the ocean floor.
(C) Far below the Earth’s crust
(D) Inside archaean.
37.(A) They need very little energy.
(B) They’re found at all depths of the ocean.
(C) They live where there is no sunlight.
(D) They’re similar to many other kinds of microorganisms.
38.(A) Their genetics.
(B) Their size.
(C) What they look like.
(D) The amount of energy they need.
39.(A) Training given to music therapists.
(B) How music prevents disease.
(C) studies on the benefits of music.
(D) How musicians create music.
40.(A) In place of physical therapy.
(B) To control brain seizures.
(C) To prevent heat disease.
(D) To relieve tension.
41.(A) They like to have music in the operating room.
(B) They solved problems better while listening to music they liked.
(C) They preferred classical music.
(D) They performed better when they used headphones.
42.(A) It increased the students’ while blood cell count.
(B) It increased some students’ energy level.
(C) It improved the students’ ability to play musical instruments.
(D) It released a natural painkiller in some students’ bodies.
43.(A) How historical events affected an art movement.
(B) How artists can influence economic conditions.
(C) Why a certain art movement failed to become popular.
(D) How valuable paintings were lost during wartime.
44.(A) Many artists lost faith in the value of art.
(B) Many artists moved away from large cities.
(C) Many artists were forced to take jobs in other fields.
(D) Many artists in the United States moved to other countries.
45.(A) People wording in a large factory.
(B) People walking on crowded city streets.
(C) An everyday activity in a small town.
(D) A well-known historical event.
46.(A) The populations of small towns increased rapidly.
(B) Art critics in cites began to take notice of regionalism.
(C) Some regionalist painters began a new art movement.
(D) Society became more internationally focused.
47.(A) She was asked to lead a group of inexperienced cavers there.
(B) It was the first cave that she had ever visited.
(C) Clearly marked trails mode it easy to explore.
(D) She hoped to make a discovery.
48.(A) It’s easy to locate.
(B) It’s in a very windy area.
(C) It’s exceptionally beautiful.
(D) It’s partially covered by water.
49.(A) They are more likely to damage the cave.
(B) It’s hard for them to stay awake.
(C) They tend to break their equipment.
(D) They may imagine seeing things that aren’t really there.
50.(A) They are newer than the formations in most caves.
(B) They were formed by sulfuric acid.
(C) They have been artificially preserved.
(D) They are smaller than those in any other cave.