Directions: After reading the following passage, you will find 5 questions or unfinished statements, marked 36 to 40. For each question or statement there are 4 choices marked A, B, C and D. You should make the correct choice and mark the corresponding letter on the Answer Sheet with a single line through the center.
Cars are lots of fun ,but they chould also be dangerous. We have to be careful when we drive
them or ride in them.
It ‘s always a good idea to put on your seat belt when you’re in a car . Why? Thank about this example : You put an egg on a skateboard (滑板) and give it a push. If the skateboard hits a stone, it will stop ,but the egg won’t . It will fly through the air , hit the ground and break.
Now , think what would happen if you tied the egg to the akateboard . When the skateboard hits a stone, the egg won’t go flying. It will stay safely on the skateboard.
Volvo, a famous Swedish carmaker, was the first to use seat belts in 1949. Air bags are also very important for car safety , because sometimes a seat belt isn’t enough . If the car is going really fast and runs into something, seat belts could even hurt the people who wear them.
Most newer cars have air bags in front of and next to the seats. When a car hits something, its airbags will come out quickly—in less than one second—to keep the people inside safe.
36. We have to be careful in driving a car mainly because it could be________.
C、a lot of trouble
D、a great danger
37. The example of an egg on a skateboard is used to show that________.
A、eggs break easily on a moving skateboard
B、cars should not be stopped suddenly
C、seat belts are important to safety
D、driving is a dangerous act
38. Which of the following statements is TRUE?
A、People with seat belts tied will always be safe in cars.
B、Volvo was the first carmaker to use seat belts in cars.
C、Air bags will come out before the cars hit something.
D、All cars have air bags in front of the seats.
39. According to the passage , air bags are another device that________.
A、adds safety to car driving
B、 is going to replace seat belts
C、comes out slowly to function
D、prevents cars from runnibg too fast
40. The best title for this passage is________.
A、Buy a Volvo with Airbags
B、Make a Car Safe Inside
C、Fasten Your Seat Belts
D、Add Air Bags to Cars
Directions: This task is the same as Task 1. The 5 questions or unfinished statements are numbered 41 to 45.
The Museum of Contemprary ( 当代的 ) Art( MOCA ) has started a new series of programs , known as “ Art Makes Good Business.” It is designed to educate company managers about why art makes good business and how to take full advantage of it.
The event is open to new and current corporate ( 企业法人的 ) members of MOCA . An understanding and appreciation of art is becoming a must in today’s bussiness world. Art can be a valuable tool for seeking new ways to communicate with customers and raising public awareness of your company’s role in the community.
During the coming months the series will look into the relationship between art, bussiness and community. The series will cover how to understand modern art and how art can help improve’s image. Art Makes Good Business speakers will include leaders from the business and art worlds. Bookings are required . Space is limited . For more information call 305-893-6211 or visit www.momanomi.org.
41. The purpose of the museum’s new programs is to show_________.
A、the management of bussiness by artists
B、the role of art in improving business
C、the education of modern
D、the way to design art programs
42. The Art Makes Good Business program is intended for________ .
A、the general public
B、modern art lovers
C、corporate members of MOCA
D、people involved in art business
43. MOCA members who take part in the programs can learn__________ .
A、to become learders in business and art worlds
B、to co-operate with other members of MOCA
C、the new ways of communicatio between people
D、about the relationship between art , bussiness and community
44. Those who want to attend lectures by Art Make Good Business speakers must_______.
A、make a booking
B、pay additional fees
C、understand modern art
D、be successful managers
45. This advertisement aims to_________ .
A、improve the relationship between companies
B、stress the importtant role of art in education
C、attract MOCA members to the programs
D、raise funds for museums of modern art
Directions: The following is an advertisement. After reading it, you should complete the information by filling in the blanks marker 46 to 50 in not more than 3 words in the table below.
Make our Tourist Information Centre your first call when planning your visit to Cheltenham. Our friendly team can provide a wide range of services to make your stay enjoyable and unforgettable. We can book your accommodation( 住宿 ) ,from a homely bed and breakfast to a four-star hotel. We can provide tickets for local events and we are booking agents ( 代理商 ) for National Express and other local coach companies.
In summer we organize our own various programmes of Coach Tours of the Cotswolds,plus regular walking tours around Cheltenham, all guided by qualified guides. We also stock a wide range of maps and guidebooks plus quality gifts and souvenirs ( 纪念品 ).We can help you with advice on what to see ,where to go and how to get there.
We look forward to seeing you in Cheltenham.
Directions: There is an advertisement blow. After reading it, you are required to complete the statements that follow the questions (No. 56 to No. 60). You should write your answers in no more than 3 words on the Answer Sheet correspondingly.
In order to serve you better, we are carrying out a reconstruction program at the hotel, which
will improve our fitness( 健身 ) facilities.
We are currently working on our program on the 6th floor . We regret that the tennis court is
not in operation..
However, you are still welcome to use the swimming pool . Please shange into your swimsuit
in your room.
While this program is in progress ,drilling( 钻孔 ) work may create some noise during the
following time schedule:
9:00 am to 11:00 am.
4:00 pm to 6:00 pm.
We apologize for the inconvenience( 不便 ) . Should you require any help during your stay with us, please call our Assistant Manager . He will be at your service any time of the day and night at 6120.
Once again, thank you for your kind understanding and have a pleasant stay!
56. What ‘s the purpose of the hotel ‘s reconstruction program?
To improve its
57. Where is the reconstruction work going on at the moment?
58. Where should guests change into their swimsuits before going swimming?
59.Why does the hotel apologize to the guests?
caused by the reconstruction program.
60. Who should the guests turn to if they have any problem?
They should call the