Cambridge Listening Book 5 Test 2

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Cambridge Listening Book 5 Test 2 is Cambridge’s Property

Section 1

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Questions 1-10

Complete the notes below using NO MORE THAN THREE WORDS AND/OR A NUMBER for each answer.

LIBRARY INFORMATION
Example Answer
Minimum joining age: 18 years
For registration, must take
•  two 1 ………………….. and
•  two forms of I.D. e.g. driving licence, 2 …………………..Cost to join per year (without current student card): 3 £ …………………..

Number of items allowed: (members of public) 4 …………………..

Login times:     four weeks

Fines start at 5 £ …………………..

Computers can be booked up to 6 ………………….. hours in advance

Library holds most national papers, a11 7 ………………….., and magazines Need 8………………….. to use photocopier

Creative Writing class
•  tutor is John 9 ………………….. and
•  held on 10 ………………….. evenings

Section 2

Questions 11-20

Questions 11-15

Choose the correct letter, A, B or C.

BICYCLES FOR THE WORLD

11) In 1993 Dan Pearman went to Ecuador
A  as a tourist guide.
B  as part of his studies.
C  as a voluntary worker.
12) Dan’s neighbour was successful in business because he
A  employed carpenters from the area.
B  was the most skilled craftsman in the town.
C  found it easy to reach customers.
13) Dan says the charity relies on
A  getting enough bicycles to send regularly.
B  finding new areas which need the bicycles.
C  charging for the bicycles it sends abroad.
14) What does Dan say about the town of Rivas?
A  It has received the greatest number of bikes.
B  It has almost as many bikes as Amsterdam.
C  Its economy has been totally transformed.
15) What problem did the charity face in August 2000?
A  It couldn’t meet its overheads.
B  It had to delay sending the bikes.
C  It was criticised in the British media.

Questions 16 and 17

Answer the questions below.

Write NO MORE THAN ONE WORD OR A NUMBER for each answer.

16) How much money did the charity receive when it won an award? ………………..

17) What is the charity currently hoping to buy? ………………..

Questions 18-20

Choose THREE letters A-G.

Which THREE things can the general public do to help the charity Pedal Power?

A organise a bicycle collection
B repair the donated bikes
C donate their unwanted tools
D do voluntary work in its office
E hold an event to raise money
F identify areas that need bikes
G write to the government

Questions 21-30

Choose the table below.

Write NO MORE THAN THREE WORDS AND/OR A NUMBER for each answer.

Section 3

Questions 21-30.

‘Student Life’ video project
Cristina Ibrahim
Enjoyed:
•  using the camera
•  going to British (21) ……………..
contact with students doing other courses (has asked some to (22)…………….. with him)
Most useful
language
practice:
•  listening to instructions
•  learning (23) …………….. vocabulary
listening to British students’
language because of
– normal speed
– large amount of (24) ……………..
General
usefulness:
•  operating video camera
•  working with other people:
– learning about (25) ……………..
 – compromising
– (26) …………….. people who have different views
the importance of (27) ……………..
Things to do
differently in
future:
•  decide when to (28) …………….. each stage at the beginning
•  make more effort to (29) …………….. with the camera
don’t make the film too (30)……………..

Section 4

Questions 31-40

Complete the notes below.

Write NO MORE THAN THREE WORDS AND/OR A NUMBER for each answer.

ANTARCTICA
GEOGRAPHY
•  world’s highest, coldest and windiest continent
•  more than (31) ………………… times as big as the UK
•  most of the area is classified as (32) …………………
RESEARCH STATIONS
•  international teams work together
•  (33) ………………… is integrated with technical support
•  stations contain accommodation, work areas, a kitchen, a (34) ………………… and a gym
•  supplies were brought to Zero One station by sledge from a (35) ………………… at the edge of the ice 15 km away
•  problem of snow build-ups solved by building stations on (36) ………………… with adjustable legs
FOOD AND DIET
•  average daily requirement for an adult in Antarctica is approximately (37) …………………kilocalories
•  rations for field work prepared by process of freeze-drying
RESEARCH
The most important research focuses on climate change, including
–  measuring changes in the ice-cap (because of effects on sea levels and (38) …………………)
–  monitoring the hole in the ozone layer
–  analysing air from bubbles in ice to measure (39) ………………… caused by human activity
WORK OPPORTUNITIES
Many openings for (40) ………………… people including
–  research assistants
–  administrative and technical positions

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listening book 5 test 2

18-20= C,E,F

40. young

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