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  Kelas : 3, Ebtanas (Bahasa Inggris/Tahun 1996)

         Last week we had an English test. This morning our teacher returned the test papers
         to us. I passed. The test had one hundred questions and I made two mistakes. The
         teacher congratulated me. I am very happy now.

         I worked very hard for the test. I studied my lesson and practised the exercises.
         I read the stories in my English book again and answered the quest. ions.

I looked up some difficult words ini the dictionary. I copied the words and memorized
them. I also memorized the conversations. My sister helped me with the conversations.
We practiced together.  

She also dictated some sentences for me and I wrote them.in my notebook. The corrected my mistakes.

         I like English. I want to be an English teacher.

1.   "We" in line 7 refers to .......
A.the writer and his sister
B.the students and the writer
C.the teacher and the writer
D.the writer's sister and the teacher

2.   ....... I wrote them in my notebook (paragraph 2)
The underlined word refers to .......
A.the conversations
B.some sentences
C.my notebooks
D.my mistakes

3.   What does the writer want to be ......
A.A good student
B.A good writer
C.A diligent student
D.An English teacher

                                           WALKING IS A SPORT

         Sport help us to become strong and healthy. There are many kinds of sport walking, running, hunting, cycling, swimming, and so on. It is not important what kinds of sport we are going to do, as long as we are strong enough to do it.
         Healthy people should exercise regularly, no matter how old they are.
         The simplest and the best sport-is walking. It is also the cheapest one, because we do not need money to do it. A long walk in the evening may help us sleep more easily than anu medicine.
         But people today do not like walking. They prefer to drive a car, though the are not ini a hurry or travelling a long distance. This kind of "disease" comes from our laziness.

4.   According to the text above we know that .......
A.sport is for all, young and old people
B.sport is only for young people
C.sport is just for rich people
D.sport is for poor people

5.   Why is sport important for us ......
A.Because sport is not expensive
B.Because sport may help us to sleep
C.Because sport can help us to become old
D.Because sport can make us strong and healthy

6.   "Its is also the cheapest one ...... (line 1 paragraph 3).
"One" in the setence above refers to .......

7.   The simplest sport is walking.
The underlined word means ......
A.the best
B.the worst
C.the easiest
D.the cheapest

           We often read books to get knowledge. But books can give us pleasure, too. When we are tired we read books to help us relax. Some books can also take us to parts of the world. By reading a book about Irian Jaya we may feel we are sitting in the jungles, not at home in our rooms.
           Books can be very expensive. Therefore a lot of people go to libraries to boeeow the books they want. Many famous people have got their knowledge from books. A lot of them did not go to school, but read books instead.

8.   X : Why do we often read ?
Y : .........
A.to get books
B.to borrow books
C.In order to get knowledge
D.In order to go to libraries

9.   The last sentence (paragraph 2) :
"A lot of them did not go to school but read books instead instead."
The word "them" refers to .......
C.all people
D.famous people

10.   The suitable title for the reading passage above is ......
A.What is a books ?
B.What about the books ?
C.What are books for ?
D.Where are the books ?

11.   ....... is the main idea of paragraph one.
A.Different kinds of books
B.The usefulness of books
C.The jungles of Irian Jaya
D.Prices of books we read

                                   THE INDONESIAN ARCHIPELAGO

         The Indonesian Archipelago is the largest group of islands in the world. It extends between two continents, Asia and Australia. It also lies between two ocean - the Samudra Indonesia and the Pacific Ocean.
         Indonesia's 1, 3.667 islands stretch 5,120 kilometres from east to west and 1,770 kilometres from nort to south. The five main islands are Sumatra, Java, Kalimantan, Sulawesi, Irian Jaya.
         Indonesia has a land area of 1,904,345 square kilometres. More than half of it is forested land and a large part is mountains are still volcanically active. One of history's greatest vulcanic eruptions, which killed thousands of people, occured in 1883 ono the island of Krakatau, which lies between Java and Sumatra.
         Indonesia is one of the most populous countries in the world. It's total population is 160 million. More than 60 % of the population livq on the island of Java.
         The Indonesian population consists of more than 300 ethnic groups which speak 500 different languages, but most of them understand the national language. Bahasa Indonesia. The Indonesian goverment's campaign to popularize Bahasa Indonesia at present can be seen trough signs in public place and various offices which say 'Use good Bahasa Indonesia correctly'.
Indonesia's motto'Bhinneka Tunggal Ika', Which means unity in Diversity, symbolize the unity of the people in spite of their ethnic and cultural origins.

12.   The first paragraph tells about .......
A.the islands is the world
B.the location of Indonesia
C.the continents of Asia and Australia
D.the Samudra Indonesia and Pasific Ocean

13.   Based on the text the Indonesian Archipelago consists of ....... islands.

14.   ...... occured in 1883 on the island of krakatau ....... (see paragraph 3)
The underlined word means ......
B.was done
D.took part

15.   It extends between two continents ....... (paragraph 1)
A.the largest groups of islands
B.The Indonesian Archipelago
C.the islands in the world
D.the Samudra Indonesia

16.   ....... but most of them understand the national language.
"them" TV refers to .......
A.the language
B.the Indonesian population
C.the population who live in Java
D.the populous countries in the world

         The word cornmunication comes from the verb to communicate, which means to
give or exchange information, news, ideas, or opinions by speech.or writing. In other
words, communication is the sending of information or news between people.
         Through communication people learn from one another the things they want to know. Imagine if human beings could not communicate with one another. If a person cannot communicate, he will not talk to other people, and no other people will talk to him or teach him anyting. So it would be impossible for him to learn anything. Can he learn anything by himself ?
         How could a child learn to do anything at all if he did not have the chance to communicate with other people, especially with his presents. brothers and sisters ? How would not learn to talk and would not learn to do many other things either. Someone Must teach the child. It other words, someone must communicate knowledge and skills to the child.
         The main way people communicate with one another is by speaking. Two people can communicate in this way when they are near to each other. Nowdays, however, we can use electronic instruments like the telephone, radio and telegraph as means of communication. It we do not have a telephone or a radio, we can still communicate by writing letters.
         Writing began when men use pictures to expalin their thought to other. Now writing has become a very important means of communication. Newspaper, magazines, books and other printed materials use writing.
         Since communication is important for gaining knowledge, you must communicate actively with other people, especially with your teacher and friends at school.

17.   Which paragraph tells us about the definition of communication ......
A.paragraph 1
B.paragraph 2
C.paragraph 3
D.paragraph 4

18.   Which of the following statement is not mentioned in the text ......
A.Writing started when men used pictures to explain their thought to other
B.Communication is the sending of information from one person to another
C.A person won't talk to other people if he cannot communicate
D.We cannot communicate if we don't have a telephone

19.   What is main idea of paragraph 2 ......
A.People learn things they want to know through communcation
B.People can learn from one another anout communication
C.A person won't talk to other people if he cannot communicate
D.People learn to communicate with one another

20.   ....... especially with "his" parent ...... (paragraph 3).
What does "his" refer to ......
A.a person
B.a child
C.some one

21.   Rudy is my sister's son.
He is my .......

22.   After having lunch, my brother, Okky usually ....... on the sofa.
A.Cook food
B.practises sports
C.takes a nap
D.takes a bath

23.   ...... is animal which has a long beck.
A.A giraffe
B.A buffalo
C.A crocodile
D.An elephant

24.   A ....... boy always tells lies.

25.   Mr. Susanto is a physicist. When he makes ......., he usually does it in the laboratory.

26.   This is the begining of the wet season and it is difficult to predict the weather. The underlined words mean .......
A.rainy days
B.sunny days
C.dry season
D.rainy season

27.   He has been a good ....... since has was ten years old.

28.   A   :  Let me help you carry this suitcase
B   :  Oh, thank you for your ......

Look at the picture !
It's .... in France.
A.the tower of Eiffel
B.the tower of Pizza
C.the Canadian tower
D.the great Wall

30.   The leaves of the forest trees fall to the ground and become humus.
Humus is ....... for the soil.

31.   "Do you ....... something to eat, Mom ? " I am very hungry".

32.   The sky is very cloudy. It is going to rain.
The children ....... bring the raincoat to go to school.

33.   I am new here. I have just arrived today.
I don't know ....... yet.
C.no one
D.some one

34.   Shinta  :  ....... sugar do you want in your tea ?
Nina    :  A spoonful, please.
A.How many
B.How much

35.   My mother needs a knife ....... meat.
A.to bring
B.to put
C.to cook
D.to cut

36.   Fendi  :  Is your sister as tall as you ?
Ripto  :  Yes, she is the same ...... as I am.

37.   Bono is sick today. He looks very weak and pale.
He ....... to school tomorrow.
A.is able to come
B.is coming
C.is going to come
D.is not going to come

38.   Diana  :  "Do you know the girl over there ?"
Tony   :  "Yes, she came to my house last night."
Diana  :  "She did ?"
              "Don't you know that the girl ...... last night is my cousin."
Tony   :  "Oh. I see."
A.she came my house
B.who came to your house
C.I came to her house
D.who came to my house

39.   My grandfather has five fat and clean cows .
...... of them are fat and clean.

40.   A : I've passed the test.
B : "Congratulations ! ...... you passed it".
A.I'm sad
B.I'm glad
C.I'm sorry
D.I'm worried

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