Mata Pelajaran : Bahasa Inggris
Kelas / Program : XII/IPA dan IPS
Hari / Tanggal :
Waktu : 09.15 – 11.15 (120 menit)
1. Tulis nomor dan nama anda pada lembar jawaban
2. Periksadan bacalah soal-soal dengan teliti sebelum anda menjawab
3. Dahulukan menjawab soal-soal yang dianggap mudah
4. Kerjakan pada lembar jawaban yang disediakan
5. Bentuk soal esay
6. Periksalah pekerjaan anda sebelum diserahkan kepada pengawas ruang
1. Jumlah soal sebanyak 50 pilihan ganda
2. Pilihlah salah satu jawaban yang paling tepat dengan menghitamkan pada salah satu huruf a, b, c, d atau
e dilembar jawaban
3. Untuk membetulkan jawaban, hapuslah dengan karet penghapus sampai bersih kemudian hitamkan
jawaban yang benar.
4. Dengarkan kaset rekaman dengan cermat khusus untuk bagian Listening No. 1 – 15
5. Bacalah soal-soal untuk bagian Reading No. 16 – 50 dengan teliti sebelum anda menjawabnya
Listening Section (no 1 – 15) The best answer to the question is the basketball team.
In this section of the test, you will have chance to show Therefore you should choose answer (c)
how well you understand spoken English. There are three
parts for this section, with special direction for each part. 1. a. A movie
a. A Lake
b. A busy day
Direction: In this part of the test you will hear some short
c. Saturday’s plan
dialogs or questions spoken in English. Each dialog or
d. Going out on Saturday
question will be spoken twice. They will not be printed on
your test sheet, so you must listen carefully to understand
2. a. Be a professional singer
what the speakers say. You are to choose the best answer
a. Practice her talent
to each question about it. Now listen to a sample a
b. Open her eyes
c. Be confident
d. Stay so shy
You will hear:
Girl: Ton, Did you know our basketball team won the
3. a In my bag
a. In his bag
Boy: Yea, I heard about it. I’m proud of them.
b. In teacher’s bag
c. In teacher’s room
You will also hear
d. On teacher’s table
Narrator: What are they talking about?
4. a A pipe
You will read in your test sheet
a. A table
a. The game
b. Her paper.
b. Showing Proud
c. Her storage
c. Basketball team
d. Tono’s team Sample answer
e. The girl’s team
5. a Anto
a. A letter
b. Anto’s letter
c. Her condition
d. Morning event 13. a Logs
PART II b. Ways
Direction: In this part of the test you will hear some c. Damp sacks
statements or questions spoken in English. Each d. Damp sheets
statement or question will be spoken twice. They will not
be printed on your test sheet, so you must listen carefully 14. a. One hour
to understand what the speakers say. You are to choose a. 1 – 3 hours
the best answer to each question about it. Now listen to a b. 2 - 3 hours
sample a question. c. 3 – 4 hours
You will hear: d. More than 4 hours
Girl: Hi, look at your shirt! It’s really nice.
You will also hear 15. a Flood in Jambi
a. Thanks. It’s from my mom. a. Jambi’s police
b. Are you sure? b. Jambi Province
c. Oh really c. Flood’s Victims
d. What? Sample answer d. Local People
e. Oh no.
Reading Section (no 16 – 50)
The best answer to the question is “thanks, it’s from my In this section of the test, you will have chance to show
mom.” Therefore you should choose answer (a) how well you understand written English. Some texts and
questions will be given in this section. Read them carefully
6. Mark your answer on the answer sheet. and answer the questions.
7. Mark your answer on the answer sheet. Text is for numbers 16 - 19
Long, long ago there lived a king. He was very old
8. Mark your answer on the answer sheet. and he didn’t have children, so he wanted to select a new
king in the country.
9. Mark your answer on the answer sheet. One day, the king asked his ministers to give all the
children in the country some flowers seeds and told them,
10. Mark your answer on the answer sheet. “Who can plant the most beautiful flowers will be king.” A
child named David planted the seeds and look after them
carefully. But day after day no flowers came out from the
PART III basin. He was very disappointed.
Direction: In this part of the test you will hear three It was come time to show the most beautiful
monologs. Each monolog will be spoken twice. So you flowers. The children from all over the country came with
must listen carefully to understand what the speakers say. their beautiful flowers. The king walked in front of the
In your test sheet you will read questions about each of children. When he saw the beautiful flowers, he was
them. They will follow by four answers. You are to choose unhappy. Suddenly, he saw a child carrying an empty
the best answer to each question and mark it on your basin. He was very glad and asked the boy, “Why do you
answer sheet. carry an empty basin?” The boy cried and told him the
truth. The king laughed and said, “You are an honest boy.
11. a. The study tour of Okinawa students to SMA Budi You will be the future king.” In fact, the seeds had been
a. The comparative study in SMA Budi Mulia school
b. The way of students study English in Indonesia 16. The text tells us about …
c. The Okinawa students in Indonesia a. The very old king with children who wanted to
d. The comparative study adopt one more child to be the king in the future
b. The very old king with no children who wanted to
12. a. As tourists select a new king in the country
a. Exchange students c. The very old king who wanted to select the most
b. Study English Indonesia honest child in the country
c. One week study tour in Indonesia d. A child who was very sad and disappointed when
d. To see how Indonesian students study English. he knew that no flowers came out from the basin
e. A boy who will be a king in the future just e. Soon
because of his honesty
22. What is NOT mentioned as being close to the
17. Why was there no flower that came out from the boy’s building?
basin? a. Parks.
a. He planted the seeds well and looks after them b. Shopping
carefully. c. Hotels
b. He didn’t get good seeds. d. Restaurants
c. His seed is not good. e. Business services
d. The seeds had been boiled before.
e. He didn’t plant the seeds and didn’t look after This text for no 23 – 26
them carefully. On Wednesday, my students and I went to Jogjakarta.
We stayed at Dirgahayu Hotel which is not far from
18. Why did the king choose the boy to be the future king Malioboro.
in the country? because………….. On Thursday we visited the temples in Prambanan.
a. The king was very pity when he saw the boy There are three big temples, the Brahmana, Syiwa, and
cried. Wisnu temples. They are amazing. We visited only
b. The boy didn’t bring some beautiful flowers. Brahma and Syiwa temples, because Wisnu temple is
c. The basin that the boy carried was empty. being renovated.
d. There was no flowers came out from his basin. On Friday morning we went to Jogja Kraton.. We
e. The king felt that the boy was honest. spent about two hours there. We were lucky because we
19. “David planted the seeds and looked after them were led by a smart and friendly guide. The we continued
carefully.” The underlined words mean … our journey, to Borobudur. We arrived there at four p.m. At
a. watch 5 p.m we heard an announcement that Borobudur gate
b. observe would be closed.
c. water In the evening we left for Jakarta by Wisata bus.
d. take care
e. cultivate 23. “Then we continued our journey”. What is meant by
This new and unusual building in the a. adventure
downtown b. trip
24. The purpose of the text is …
a. To explain the processes involved in the
formation or working of natural phenomena
b. To present (at least) two points of view about the
c. To describe how something is done through a
sequence of steps
d. Retell events for the purpose informing or
20. What is this advertisement for ? entertaining
a. Renting office space e. To inform readers about events of the day which
b. Buying a building
are considered newsworthy or important
c. Starting a business
d. Staying in a hotel 25. Which of the following statement is TRUE ?
e. Leasing a house a. The writer and the students went to Jogjakarta for
having a research
21. How soon are the suites available? b. The writer left for Jakarta on Friday
a. When the building is finished. c. The writer went to Borobudur first and then to
b. Next month. Kraton
c. Right now. d. The writer was very disappointed with the guide
d. In six weeks. e. Malioboro is very far from Dirgahayu Hotel
26. Which temple is being renovated? c. calculated
a. Syiwa d. completed
b. Wisnu e. expanded
d. Borobudur This text for no 31 – 34
e. Syiwa and Wisnu
Jakarta (JP). The number of people injured in the
This text for no 26 – 30 weekend earthquake in the Central Sulawesi capital of
Before the fall of the Berlin wall, East Berlin was Palu reached 26. The earthquake, measuring 5,8 in the
like the rest of East Germany – drab and depressed. opened Richter Scale, also damaged or destroyed
Today it is a different story. There are over 40 major hundreds of buildings. So far no deaths have been
construction projects underway investments in new reported.
construction are expected to exceed $20 billion. Part of “Only 3 of the 26 injured are still being treated at a
this boom can be attributed to the fact that the national government clinic. In the Sausu Trans village, the rest
government of Germany will move to Berlin. The city will have returned home,” Mohammad Haerollah, an official of
once again be Germany’s leading city and a gateway to the Central Sulawesi Office of the Ministry of Social
the expanding markets in Poland, Czech Republic, and Service, told The Jakarta Post yesterday.
other countries east of the German border. Officials at the meteorology and geo-physics office in
27. How was East Berlin before the fall of the Berlin wall? Palu said earlier that the epicenter was in the Gulf of
a. Beautiful and nice Tomini, 32 kilometers east of Palu, at a depth of 32
b. Modern and interesting kilometres. The office recorded 396 tremors between 5.30
c. Leading and expanding p.m. on Saturday and 12.00 a.m. on Sunday. However,
d. Sophisticated and good locals felt 47 of the tremors.
e. Dull and uninteresting Antara News Agency reported on Saturday that most
of the causalities were adults, injured by collapsing
28. Which of the following statement is TRUE according structures. The agency also said that the victims were
to the text? mainly residents of the Sausu, Suli, Torono and Malakosa
a. The government of Germany has been moved to villages.
Berlin 31. This text as a whole reports…..
b. East Berlin has changed after the collapse of the a. The weekend earthquake in Palu
Berlin wall b. The casualties at a government clinic.
c. East Berlin is like the rest of Germany – a drab c. The profession of Mohammad Haerollah.
and depressed city d. The damaged building caused by the earthquake
d. Before the fall of the Berlin wall, East Berlin was e. The activities of the officials at he meteorology and
the centre of Germany geo-physics office.
e. There are not more than 40 major construction
projects in East Berlin.
32. Which statement is TRUE according to the text?
29. What changes happen to East Berlin after the fall a. There were 349 tremors felt by people
of the Berlin wall? b. Some people were killed by the earthquake
a. It’s developing to become a leading city of c. Sausu, Suli, Torono and Malakosa were the worst
Germany place hit.
b. It will become one of the richest cities in d. The earthquake happened in the South Sulawesi
capital of Palu
e. An Earthquake measuring 5,4 on the Richter
c. It’s now the center of the country’s Scale rocked Palu.
d. It will be the biggest city in the world 33. “Only 3 of the 26 injured are still being treated at a
e. It has become a state city government clinic” (Paragraph 2) The underlined word
may be replaced by…
30. “…investments in new construction are expected a. managed at the same way
to exceed $ 20 billion? b. negotiated with somebody
The underlined word means …. c. considered in a certain way
a. known d. given something enjoyable
b. predicted e. given medical care hospital service
e. Find a new place
34. Why are 3 of the 26 injured still are may be treated?
a. These 3 casualties were possibly badly
injured. This text for no 38 – 41
b. The casualties felt comfortable with the For many years people believed that cleverest
hospital service animals after man were the c himpanzee. Now however
c. Maybe the facilities at the clinic were there is a proof that dolphins may be even cleverer than
complete enough these big apes.
d. The injured satisfied with the doctor’s Although a dolphin lives in the sea, it is not a fish.
treatment at the clinic. It is a mammal. It is in many ways, therefore, like a human
e. These 26 casualties couldn’t stand staying in being.
the clinic any more. Dolphins have a simple language. They are able
to talk to one another. It may be possible for man to learn
This text for no 35 - 37 how to talk to dolphins. But this will not be easy because
dolphins cannot hear the kind of sounds man can make. If
man wants to talk to dolphins, therefore, he will have to
The Hesseltine Corporattion
make a third language which both he and the dolphins can
Is moving 60 technical and management- understand.
level employees to their new Dolphins are also friendly toward man. They often
manufacturing plant in the western United follow ships. There are many stories about dolphins
States. A big part of the process is to guiding ships through difficult and dangerous waters.
prepare the employees for the cultural
changes they will encounter when moving 38. The text tells us about….
from urban Europe to a small town in the a. fish
American West. The employees and their b. dolphins
families are attending special seminars on c. mammals
the habits of Americans. They learn about d. big apes
the regional vocabulary and the daily life. e. chimpanzees
Without this training, even small cultural
39. The forth paragraph tells us …
differences could cause big a. How dolphins help man
misunderstanding. b. How genius the dolphins are
c. How friendly man to dolphins
d. How diligent the dolphins are
e. How difficult the problem faced by dolphins
35. What are they learning about?
a. Travel Plan 40. Which statement is TRUE according to the text?
b. Management methods a. Dolphins are fish
c. American Culture b. Dolphins are kind hearted animals
d. Manufacturing techniques c. Dolphin’s sense of hearing is very sharp
e. Culture Shock d. Chimpanzee are the cleverest animals in
36. Who is attending the seminars with the employees? e. The big apes are regarded as the most
a. Their secretaries intelligent animals
b. Their families
c. Their supervisors 41. To tell the factual information, the writers mostly
d. Theirs staffs uses…
e. Themselves a. Passive Voice
b. Past Tense
37. What is important part of the moving process is c. Present tense
discussed? d. Imperative
a. Completing the plant e. Direct Speech
b. Getting the office furnishing
c. Arranging airline tickets This text for no 42 – 45
d. Teaching cultural differences.
Why do people leave their homes for an
unknown future in a rare land?
In modern times the main reasons have been 5
economic. Often people fled because of poverty, even
terrible famines such as those that afflicted Ireland in
the 1800’s. These people saw little future in their own
This text for no 46 – 50
To improve comfort and cleanliness at our school, a
number of dust bins should be increased.
When we look at classroom, school corridors and
school yard, there are papers, mineral water cups, straws,
and napkins here and there. The condition of
uncleanliness and discomfort really hinders learning and
teaching environment. Litter thrown carelessly causes
disease, especially empty plastic cups or glasses. They
can be filled out with water coming from the rain. This can
be placed for dengue mosquitoes to spread out.
steamship made crossing oceans modern times Besides, this rubbish can deteriorate the scene. Well
painted wall and green school yard do not mean anything
if litters are scatters everywhere.
Anyway I notice that most of the students in our school
have responsibilities for their school environment. They put
their litters on the proper place. But some are not diligent
enough to find the dust bins. The numbers of dust bins in
our school are not enough. More dust bins should be put
42. The text tells us about … beside each of steps, outside of the classroom, and some
a. Native lands more along the corridors. Probably one dust bin should be
b. A new land in every ten meters. So, when students want to throw
c. immigration away their litters, they can find the dust bins easily.
d. transportation When school is equipped with sufficient dust bins, we
e. The steamship do not have problems of filth and discomfort anymore. Our
school will be very clean and become a nice place to
43. What is the main idea of the third paragraph? study.
a. The building of the railroads 1800’s made travel
over land easier. 46. What is the writer’s intention? To … readers to do
b. Improvements in transportation have made something good
immigration easier in modern times a. Due to evaporating process
c. Changes in communication have also encourage b. Because the salt remains dissolved in the oceans
immigration. c. Due to mineral salts from the rocks and soil of the
d. The airplane made it possible for people to travel river beds
from the continent to another d. As the result of flowing very-slightly salty water
e. Many people have been forced to emigrate into the oceans
because of war e. Because the oceans and seas contain roughly 5 x
10 16 tons of salts.
44. The following are the reasons why people immigrate
to other country, EXCEPT… 47. What makes seas in the polar regions are the least
a. poverty salty?
b. terrible famines a. Low fresh water
c. their political beliefs were unpopular b. The freezing of polar ice
d. war c. Very high evaporation rates
e. little future in their own land d. Small amounts of mineral salts
e. Melting polar ice and a lot of rain
45. Changes in communication have also encouraged
immigration. Encouraged mean … 48. it does not evaporate.
a. pulled The underlined word refers to …..
49. …..but the salt remains dissolved in the ocean - it
does not evaporate.
The underlined word means ….
50. Which of the following statements is true based on
a. The salinity of the Oceans is caused by rocks and
soil from the river.
b. The oceans water has the same salinity.
c. The process of the salinity of the Oceans is due
d. The saltiest water is in the Polar Regions.
e. Melting polar ice causes the water is saltiest.