Cambridge Listening Book 8 Test 1 Best Practice

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SECTION 1   

Questions 1-10

Questions 1-2

Choose the correct letter, A, or C.

ExampleIn the library George found

A   a book.

B   a brochure.

C   a newspaper

listening book 8 test 1

1 In the lobby of the library george saw

A     a group playing music.

B     a display of instruments

 C     a video about the festival.

2 George wants to sit at the back so they can

A     see well.

    hear clearly.

C     pay less.

Question 3-10

Complete the form below.

Write NO MORE THAN TWO WOEDS ANDIOR A NUMBER for each answer.

SUMMER MUSIC FESTIVALBOOKING FORM
NAME:                 George O’NeillADDRESS:              3…………..,Westsea

POSTCODE:            4………….

TELEPHONE:           5………….

Date Event Price per ticket No.of tickets
5 June Instrumental group–Guitarrini £7.50 2
17 June Singer(price                  includes  6…………..………. inthe garden) £6 2
22 June 7……………………………(Anna Ventura) £7.00 1
23 June Spanish dance &Guitar Concert 8£………… 9…………..
NB Children/ Students/ Senior Citizens have 10…………discount on alltickets.

SECTION 2       

Question 11-20

Questions 11-15

Complete the sentences below.

Write NO MORE THAN TWO WORDS ANDIOR A NUMBER for each answer.

The Dinosaur Museum11 The museum close at …………p.m. on Mondays.

12 The museum is not open on ……………. .

13 School group are met by tour guides in the …………. .

14 The whole visit takes 90 minutes, including…………. minutes for the

guided tour.

15 There are …………..behind the museum where students can have lunch.

Question 16-18

Choose THREE letters, A-G.

Which THREE things can students have with them in the museum?

 food

  B  water

  C  cameras

D  books

   E  bags

F  pens

G  worksheets

Questions 19-20

Choose TWO letters, A-E.

Which TWO activities can students do after the tour at present?

A  build model dinosaurs

B  watch films

C  draw dinosaurs

D  find dinosaur eggs

 E  paly computer games

SECTION 3     

Questions 21-30

Questions 21-24

Choose the correct letter, A, B or C.

Field Trip Proposal21  The tutor thinks that Sandra’s proposal

 should be re-ordered in some parts.

 needs a contents page.

C  ought to include more information.

22  The proposal would be easier to follow if Sandra

A  inserted subheadings.

B  used more paragraphs.

C  shortened her sentences.

23  What was the problem with the formatting on Sandra’s proposal?

A  Separate points were not clearly identified.

B  The headings were not always clear.

C  Page numbering was not used in an appropriate way.

24 Sandra became interested in visiting the Navajo National Park through

 articles she read

 movies she saw as a child.

 C  photographs she found on the internet.

Questions  25-27

Choose THREE letters, A-G.

Which THREE topics does Sandra agree to include in the proposal?

A   climate change

  field trip activities

C   geographical features

D   impact of tourism

E   myths and legends

F   plant and animal life

G   social history

Questions 28-30

Complete the sentences below.

Write ONE WORD ANDIOR A NUMBER for each answer.

28 The tribal park covers………….hectares.

29 Sandra suggests that they share the ………….for transport.

30 She says they could also explore the local ……………. .

SECTION 4       

Questions 31-40

Complete the notes below.

Write ONE WORD ONLY for each answer.

Geography 

Studying geography help us to understand:

l the effects of different processes on the 31………….of the Earth

l the dynamic between 32………….and population

Two main branches of study:

l physical features

l human lifestyles and their 33…………..

Specific study areas: biophysical, topographic, political,social,economic,

Historical and 34…………geography, and also cartography

Key point: geography help us to understand our surroundings and the

Associated 35………….

What do geographers do?

n find data – e.g. conduct censuses, collect information in the form of

36……………. using computer and satellite technology

n analyse data-identify 37…………….,e.g. cause and effect

n publish findings in form of:

a) maps

– easy to carry

– can show physical features of large and small areas

– BUT a two-dimensional map will always have some 38…………..

b) aerial photos

– can show vegetation problems, 39…………. density, ocean floor etc.

c) Landsat pictures sent to receiving stations

– used for monitoring 40…………….conditions etc.

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  • 1.C 
  • 2 B 
  • 3 North Avenue 
  • 4 WS6 2YH 
  • 5 01674553242 
  • 6 free drink 
  • 7 the pianist 
  • 8 10.50 
  • 9 4 
  • 10 50% 
  • 11 1.30 
  • 12 25 December 
  • 13 car park / parking lot 
  • 14 45 
  • 15 tables 
  • 16-18 C,F,G : (Correct 0/3)
  • 19-20 B,E : (Correct 0/2)
  • 21 A 
  • 22 C 
  • 23 A 
  • 24 B 
  • 25-27 B,C,F : (Correct 0/3)
  • 28 12.000 
  • 29 horses 
  • 30 caves 
  • 31 Surface 
  • 32 environment 
  • 33 impact 
  • 34 urban 
  • 35 problems 
  • 36 images 
  • 37 patterns 
  • 38 distortion 
  • 39 traffic 
  • 40 weather 

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