Listening section UN-SMA-06-03
In this section of the test, you will have the chance to
show how well you understand spoken English. There
are four parts to this section with special directions for
Questions 1 and 2
For each question, you will see five pictures in your
test book and you will hear a dialogue followed by a
question. The dialogues and the questions will be
spoken two times. They will not be printed in your test
book, so you must listen carefully to understand what
the speakers say.
When you hear the question, look at the pictures in A. I
your test book and choose picture that suits the B. II
statement in the dialogues. Then on the answer sheet, C. III
find the number of the question and mark your answer. D. IV
Look at the sample below. E. V
Man : Could you tell me what time the meeting will Part II
start? Questions 3 to 7 Directions:
Woman : The meeting will start at 2 p.m.
Narrator: Which picture illustrate the statement? In this part of the test, you will hear several incomplete
dialogues each followed by a question. The incomplete
Sample answer dialogues and the questions will be spoken two times.
After you hear an incomplete dialogue and the
question, read the five possible answers in your test
Gambar book then decide which one would be the best response
to complete the dialogue.
A. Sure I will
Picture (a) illustrates the dialogue. Therefore, you B. You are welcome
should choose (a) C. OK, nice to meet you
D. That sounds interesting
UN-SMA-06-01 E. See you some other time
A. Please accept my condolences
B. I am proud of your sister
C. You must be very upset
A. I E. Not at all
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D. IV A. So do I
E. V B. 1 had to watch TV
C. Oh, I got upset with her
D. That's very kind of you
E. It was very good indeed
A. I want to get a job A. Dance teams
B. Please help me B. A gamelan orchestra
C. It's just for fun C. Traditional costumes
D. Yes, it's all right D. A gamelan orchestra and dance teams.
E. That's OK E. A gamelan orchestra and traditional costumes
A. English A. They are not traditional dances.
B. With pleasure B. They are performed in religious events.
C. School library C. They are very similar to Balinese dances.
D. Students and teachers D. They are performed at several ceremonies.
E. Two cups of coffee, please E. They are less energetic than Balinese dances.
Part III UN-SMA-06-14
Questions 8 to 11 Directions: B. Social problems
C. World population
In this part of the test, you will hear several dialogues. D. Population in Indonesia
They will be spoken two' times. After you hear a E. Family planning program
conversation and the question about it, read the five
possible-, answers in your test book and decide which UN-SMA-06-15
one would be the best answer to the question you've A. It has reached not more than 200 million.
just heard. B. It introduces the family planning program.
C. It causes many problems.
UN-SMA-06-08 D. It grows very slowly.
A. The woman's father E. It increases rapidly.
B. The woman
C. The man's father This is the end of the listening section
D. The man Reading section
E. The man and the woman's father
UN-SMA-06-09 This text is for questions 16 and 17
B. Gratitude We are announcing today that we are bringing the
C. Satisfaction Milestone and Ever Green brands even closer together.
D. Uncertainly Effective as of December 5, 2005, our official name
E. Dissatisfaction will be:
GREEN MILES WEST
UN-SMA-06-10 The substitution of "West" in our name-replacing
A. She feels disappointed "California"- is the result of an agreement we reached
B. She feels guilty with California Gardening Association, following a
C. She hates the man protest over the original use of "California" in our
D. She feels happy name. We hope this does not create any confusion
E. She likes the man among our loyal consumers. While this represents a
change from our initial name introduction, it does not
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A. He offers help consumers.
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D. He refuses the invitation Which of the following statements is TRUE according
E. He accepts the invitation to the text?
A. The corporate offices were protested
Part IV B. The loyal consumers created an official name for
Questions 12 to 15 Directions: C. There was a conflict between Green Miles West
In this part of the test, you will hear some short texts. D. The quality of products will be different from the
They will be spoken two times. After you hear a text former products.
and the questions about it, read the five possible E. The name "Green Miles West" will be effective as
answers and decide which one would be the best of December 5, 2005.
answer to the question you've heard.
“… it does not change the quality of the products we Which of the following statements is TRUE?
offer ..." (Paragraph 4). A. The academic year is held in four seasons in a
The underlined word means ... year.
A. take B. Students in colleges are not members of the
B. lose erase university
C. alter C. Students must not be in their residence during the
D. erase terms.
E. throw D. The students of Cambridge University have
holidays in summer.
Text 2 E. University of Oxford is younger than University of
This text is for questions number 18 Cambridge
Cinema Quiz Cartoon News UN-SMA-06-21
1. Teenager 50 % 20 % 20 % 10 % The second paragraph tells the readers about ...
2. Adult 10 % 30 % 10 % 50 % A. an integrated educational entity.
3. Children 0% 20 % 80 % 0% B. social activities in the university.
C. the system in Cambridge University.
UN-SMA-06-18 D. the examination for candidates' degrees.
From the table above we can conclude that... shows are E. the criteria for the membership of the university.
mostly watched by children.
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B. news "The colleges provide their students with lodgings and
C. talk meals, assign tutors and offer ..." (Paragraph 2).
D. cinema The underlined word means ...
E. cartoon A. dormitories used for studying in groups
B. places offered for doing some business
Text 3 C. spaces needed for discussion
This text is for questions 19 to 22 D. houses needed for taking a rest
University of Cambridge E. rooms rented to stay in
Do you plan to study abroad? Don't hesitate.
Welcome to Cambridge University. Cambridge Text 4
University, an institution of higher education, is the This text is for questions 23 to 26
second oldest university in Great Britain after the
University of Oxford. It is located in the city of The Hen with the Silver Eggs
Cambridge. One day, in an Arabian city, a woman went to the
The University of Cambridge is a system of market and bought a beautiful L™ A few days later to
faculties, departments, and 31 independent colleges. her surprise the hen she bought laid a silver egg. If the
You know, although the colleges and the university per hen could only be persuaded to lay more than one egg
se are separate corporations, all are parts of an each day, the woman was sure she would never have to
integrated educational entity. The university examines work again.
candidates for degrees during their residencies and at So the woman decided to make the hen eat more,
the conclusion of their studies. The colleges provide so that it could lay more eggs. But the only result was
their students with lodgings and meals, assign tutors, that the hen died of indigestion and did not lay more
and offer social, cultural, and athletic activities. Every eggs at all.
student at the University of Cambridge is a member of
a college. UN-SMA-06-23
Let's see its academic year. The academic year is Paragraph 3 mostly discusses about ...
divided into three terms of approximately eight weeks A. the hen's eggs
each: Michaelmas (autumn), Lent (late winter), and B. what the woman did to her hen
Easter (spring). Students required to study under C. what the hen did for the woman
supervisor are usually members of the college's D. what the hen eats to lay more eggs
faculties who maintain close relationships with small E. why the woman wanted to get more eggs
groups of students in their charge and assist them in
preparing for university exams. UN-SMA-06-24
The hen died because it ...
UN-SMA-06-19 A. ate nothing
The author's purpose of writing the text is ... B. ate too much
A. to review a particular education system C. laid more eggs
B. to commemorate a particular college D. was badly injured
C. to define a particular academic year E. was forced to lay. eggs
D. to explain a particular way to study
E. to describe a particular institution
From the text we may conclude that the woman was ... Which of the following statements is NOT TRUE
A. active about a polar bear?
B. miserly A. A polar bear weighs 450 kilos.
C. greedy B. A polar bear is three meters long.
D. furious C. A polar bear catches fish for food.
E. dangerous D. A polar bear goes into the sea when it is angry.
E. A polar bear can swim 120 kilometers out into the
"If the hen could only be persuaded.... " (Paragraph 2}
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A. commanded A polar be; goes into the sea when it is afraid. The
B. influenced underlined word is closest ii meaning to ...
C. dangerous A. shy
D. brought B. angry
E. told C. scared .
Text 5 E. shocked
This text is for questions 27 to 30
The polar bear is a very Tia : You look so sad. What has happened to you?
big white bear. We call it the Mia :My mother was angry because I came home late
polar bear because it lives last night.
inside the Arctic Circle near Tia : Don't be sad.
the North Pole. There are no You'd better ask for her apology and admit that
polar bears at the South Pole. you've done a mistake.
The polar bears live at the From the dialogue we know that Tia gives ... to Mia.
North Pole. There is only A. an idea
snow, ice, and water. There is not any land. B. advice
These bears are three meters long, and weigh 450 kilos. C. an opinion
They can stand up on their back legs because they have D. a surprise
very wide feet. They can use their front legs like arms. E. information
The polar bears can swim very well. They can swim
120 kilometers out into the water. They catch fish and UN-SMA-06-32
sea animals for food. They go into the sea when they Ana : What did you buy at the grocery store
are afraid. yesterday?
People like to kill the polar bears for their Anto : What did you say?
beautiful white coats. The governments of Canada, the Ana : I wanted to know what you ... at the grocery
United States, and Russia say that no one can kill polar store yesterday.
bears now. They do not want all of these beautiful A. buy
animals to die. B. would buy
C. had to buy
UN-SMA-06-27 D. had bought
What does the passage mainly discuss? E. have bought
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C. The habitat of polar bears. Dito : Excuse me ...,?
D. Why people hunt polar bears. Diah : Oh, of course. Here it is!
E. A brief description of polar bears. A. Can you help me
B. Could you do this me
UN-SMA-06-28 C. Could you do me a favor
What is the main idea of the last paragraph? D. May I borrow your dictionary
A. Polar bears are very big animals E. Would you mind opening the door
B. The polar bears are tame animals
C. Polar bears live at the North Pole
D. There are no polar bears at the South Pole
E. Polar bears are hunted because of their beautiful
Mia : Mother, I've got a scholarship from Monash Andi : It seems that you enjoy listening to 'dangdut'
University in Australia. music.
Mother : Thank God. It's really unbelievable! Agus : You're right ...
The underlined expression shows ... A. I dislike it.
A. anxiety B. It makes me sick.
B. surprise C. I hate 'dangdut'.
C. pleasure D. I am annoyed with it.
D. uncertainty E. I like 'dangdut' very much.
UN-SMA-06-3 Ardi : As you know our economic condition is
Mrs. Tia : What are you doing on Saturday? unstable. Do you think our government can
Mrs. Hera : I'm going to see a new play with some solve this problem soon?
students. Would you join us? Badri : I think it is very unlikely. It seems that
Mrs. Tia : I'd like to but I’ll take my kinds to 'Game everything is worsening.
Zone'. From the underlined words we know that it is ... for the
The underlined utterance expresses ... government to improve the economic condition in the
A. A, denial near future.
B. refusal A. agreeable
C. pleasure B. improbable
D. approval C. uncertain
E. disagreement D. predictable
Anisah : Mom, could I have another cookie; please? UN-SMA-06-42
Mother : ..., but don't forget to share it with your Willy : This cake is very delicious. Did you make it
A. Of course Betty : Since I was busy, I had it made.
B. I don't know From the underlined utterance we know that Betty ...
C. But it is so urgent the cake
D. Listen, don't bother her A. made
E. You are kidding, I can't B. has made
C. had made
UN-SMA-06-37 D. asked Willy to make
Andy : What seems to be the trouble? ....? E. ordered someone to make
Indy : Of course. I need your help. The file cannot be
printed out. UN-SMA-06-43
A. Can I help you Yudi : You look tired. Lack of sleep?
B. What is your trouble Nazar : Yes. I wish I had gone to bed earlier, but I
C. Why don't you ask me couldn't.
D. Could you do me a favour From the underlined sentence we conclude that Nazar...
E. Would you mind helping me A. went to bed late
B. went to bed early
UN-SMA-06-38 C. had enough sleep
Meity : Have you finished writing the article? D. had too much sleep
Novy : Not yet. But I ... writing it by next month. E. had gone to bed early
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C. have finished Sue : I know you got a bad mark for the English test.
D. will have finished What's wrong with you?
E. should have finished Chris: If I ... dial there was a test, I would have
prepared for it well,
UN-SMA-06-39 A. know
Roby : We will have a party for my sister's birthday B. knew
next Sunday. Would you like to come. Ira? C. had known
Ira : I'd love to. It must be a wonderful party. D. have known
The underlined expression is used to express ... E. would know
C. C invitation
Brenda : The road is too busy and the vehicles are
running so fast.
Auntie : ...
A. Mind your step
B. Beware of pick pockets
C. Take care of the vehicles
D. Whatever you do, do it carefully
E. Be careful when crossing the road
Tsunamis wash ashore often with disastrous effect such
as severe flooding, loss of lives due to drowning and
damage to property.
The synonym of the underlined word is ...
Some drugs taken in large quantities cause permanent
The opposite of the underlined word is ...
"It's 12 now. The workers will be dismissed for lunch."
The antonym of the underlined word is ...
His dry cleaning business is flourishing; he has opened
two more branches this year. The underlined word
means to be ...
A tsunami is a very large sea wave that is ... by a
disturbance along the ocean-1 floor.