PREDIKSI UN 2012. MATA PELAJARAN : BAHASA INGGRIS. HARI/TANGGAL :
WAKTU. : PETUNJUK UMUM. 1. Periksa dan baca soal-soal dengan teliti ...
PREDIKSI UN 2012 MATA PELAJARAN
: BAHASA INGGRIS
PETUNJUK UMUM 1. Periksa dan baca soal-soal dengan teliti sebelum menjawab 2. Dahulukan mengerjakan soal-soal yang anda anggap mudah 3. Jawablah pada LIK yang telah disediakan dengan menghitamkan pilihan jawaban yang anda anggap benar
For questions no 1 and 2
1. The notice above means we are ... to consume the water a. permitted b. allowed c. suggested d. prohibited 2. It is forbidden to drink the water because it is... a. useful b. unsafe c. drinkable d. washable
For questions no 3 to 5 Dear July
I’ve got the information that the art performance will be held next month so we have still enough time to practice. We plan to meet this afternoon at the school hall to talk about it. I really want you to come. Tell me if you can’t make it. Vicky 3. What will Vicky do this afternoon? a. Have a meeting b. Have an art performance c. Practice for the performance d. Tell July about the meeting 4. Why will they have the meeting this afternoon? a. To have an art performance b. To plan an activity c. To talk about the preparation of the performance d. To practise the performance 5. What is the purpose of the text above? a. To give information about the art performance b. To tell about a plan c. To invite to a meeting d. To talk about a plan For questions no 6 and 7
6. What is the purpose of the text? a. To invite someone to join the party. b. To inform someone to celebrate Idul Fitri c. To Express Deepest Greetings in Idul Fitri d. To wish someone for happy birthday
7. “Wish you a happy Eid ul Fitr” the underlined word means… a. hope b. celebrate c. hold d. invite
For questions no 8 to 9
8. What time will the party begin? a. At 7 .00 p.m. b. At 11. 00 p.m. c. At 20.00 d. At 21, 00 9. From the text above we know that …. a. the party will be held more than 4 hours b. the invitees must wear uniform c. the invitee must confirm their arrival after June 20th d. the party is not held at Cali Mc knight’s house
For questions no 10 to 12
To commemorate Youth Pledge Day, we are pleased to announce that our school will hold some competitions: a. Singing contest b. Volley ball competition c. Story Telling Contest d. Painting contest Those who are interested to join can register to the shoool commitee from October 12 – 15. There will be a trophy and interesting prizes for the winners.For further information. Please contact Dina class 8 - 4 10. Where should the students enroll if they want to join the competitions? a. Dina b. our school c. school committee d. the winners 11. From the text above, we can conclude that the registration is open for …days. a. two b. three c. four d. five 12. What is the purpose of the text above? a. To make people to understand the importance of the contest b. To make people watch the competitions c. To announce school competitions d. To inform Youth pledge Day For questions no 13 to 14 Dear, Jessica Hi Jessica, what’s up, girl? Hope everything’s O.K. with you. Well, I m writing this letter to confirm about your invitation. You told that you really want me to visit you. I gladly accept your invitation. I want to know more about your town. I heard that there is a new landmark there. It must be great, isn’t it? I plan to visit you this week end. Will it be O.K? And do you mind if I ask my friend to accompany me? I just need to confirm. But if you have something else to do this weekend, I understand. Perhaps next time. Hope to hear from you soon. Love, Suci
13. What does Suci do in the letter above? a. Inviting Jessica to visit her b. Giving opinion about Jessica’s town c. Asking for confirmation d. Making an appointment 14. From the text above we can conclude that... a. Jessica invited Suci and her friend to visit her b. Suci is waiting for Jessica’a confirmation
c. Jessica cannot meet Suci this weekend d. Suci plans to visit Jessica alone
For questions no 15 to 18 Intan’s baby powder blossom Intan’s baby powder blossom is delicately scented with a long lasting floral fragrance. Made of fine quality talc, it leaves baby’s skin feeling silky smooth, dry and comfortable. DIRECTION: Sprinkle powder onto your hands before applying to baby’s skin. Close tightly after use. Warning: For external use only. Keep out of reach of children. Do not use on broken skin. Avoid contact with eyes. Keep powder away from baby’s nose and mouth. Do not apply onto new born baby’s navel.
15. For whom is the product above ? a. baby b. adult c.children d. teenager 16. intan’s baby powder is used on the … a. eyes
b. skin c. mouth d. nose 17. “…delicately scented with a long lasting floral fragrance.” it means that Intan’s baby powder …. a. has long shape b. smells good c. is delicious d. has multi function 18. Intan’s a. b. c. d.
baby powder is a kind of … perfume talc medicine supplement
Read the text, and answer questions 19 to 21 Watu Ulo is one of the tourist sites which lies on the Indonesian ocean. This tourist destination is popular with its beautiful scenery. It also is the perfect place to enjoy the sea. It is called "Watu Ulo" by the natives because they believe that in the past there was a snake who was becoming a spirit. After becoming a spirit, it became a stone resembling a snake, sticking into the sea with its body lying on the land. During the Japanese occupation, the Japanese soldiers made fortresses which were used for fortifying against the attacking enemies and now some of the fortresses have become tourist sites. Beside the Japanese fortress, there is also a bat cave inhabited by thousands of bats. The visitors can cross the sandy shore to get to the cave. The lonely cave is often used for meditation by visitors. However tourists should remember that the cave is 100m in depth. To get there, the visitors can use public transportation or hire a rental car. The journey takes approximately 30 minutes from the downtown of Jember.
19. The text above tells us about… a. one of tourist destination in Indonesia b. the popular Indonesian ocean c. a beautiful scenery d. a sacred snake 20. In the text above we know that the tourist site which has historical value is… a. a bat cave b. fortresses c. sandy shore d. a stone resembling a snake 21. “…there is also a bat cave inhabited by thousands…”. The underlined word means… a. invaded b. entered c. occupied d. completed Read the text, and answer questions 22 to 24
Masjid Agung Demak (or the Great Demak Mosque) is one of the oldest mosques in Indonesia It is located in the center town of Demak, Central Java Indonesia. The mosque is believed to be built by Sunan Kalijaga, one of the Wali Songo (nine Muslim saints) during the first Demak Sultanate ruler, Raden Patah during the 15th century. This mosque is the proof of glory achieved by the Demak Bintoro kingdom as the first Islamic kingdom in Java island. Masjid Agung Demak is the classic example of a traditional Javanese mosque. It is built from timber. The tiered roof is supported by four enormous teak pillars. This means that the mosque is rather small when compared to many modern Indonesian mosques. The tiered roof shows many similarities with wooden religious structures from the Hindu-Buddhist civilizations of Java and Bali. The main entrance of Masjid Agung Demak consists of two doors carved with motifs of plants, vases, crowns and an animal head with an open widetoothed mouth. It is said that picture depicts the manifested thunder caught by Ki Ageng Selo, hence their name ―Lawang Bledheg‖ (the doors of thunder).
22. Lawang Bledheg is the name of … a. thunder caught by Ki Ageng Selo b. two doors at the main entrance c. the tiered roof d. plant carvings 23. ―It is built from timber‖. The underlined word refers to… a. A traditional Javanese mosgue b. Masjid Agung Demak c. The classic example d. the tiered roofs 24. Paragraph two tells us about… of Masjid Agung Demak a. the history b. the popularity c. the uniqueness d. the physical description Read the text, and answer questions 25 to 27
Robyn Rihanna Fenty was born in February 20, 1988 in Saint Michael, Barbados. She is a popular singer and model. At the age of 16 Rihanna moved to the United States to start her career as a singer under the guidance of record producer Evan Rogers. Rihanna’s father is Ronald Fenty. He is a warehouse supervisor. Her mother’s name is Monica Fenty. She is an accountant. She is the oldest of three siblings; two younger brothers, Rorrey and Rajad Fenty. In 2005, Rihanna released her debut studio album, Music of the Sun. She released her second studio album, A Girl Like Me in 2006. Rihanna's third studio album, Good Girl Gone Bad was released in 2007 peaking at number two on the Billboard 200, featured five top ten hits including three US number one hit singles—"Umbrella", "Take a Bow" and "Disturbia;" and the worldwide hit "Don't Stop the Music." The album was nominated for nine Grammy Awards, winning Best Rap/Sung Collaboration for "Umbrella", which features Jay-Z.
Rihanna has sold over twelve million albums worldwide in her four-year career span and has received several award, including the 2007 World Music Awards for World's BestSelling Pop Female Artist and Female Entertainer of the Year, as well as the 2008 American Music Awards for Favorite Soul/R&B Female Artist and Favorite Pop/Rock Female Artist. 25. Why did Rihanna move to United State? a. To receive several award b. To follow Evan Rogers c. To continue her study d. To start her career 26. The last paragraph tells us about Rihanna‖s … a. early career b. achievement c. family d. album 27. ―He is a warehouse supervisor‖.(paragraph 1 line 1)The underlined word refers to… a. Evan Rogers b. Rajad Fenty c. Rorrey Fenty d. Ronald Fenty Read the text, and answer questions 28 to 30
How to make a clay animal
Start with a clump of clay. Just about any sort of clay or dough will do, as long as it's decently firm. The more clay, the bigger your animal will be. Roll a snake from the clay by rolling it back and forth under your hand Break off a small piece of clay to form the head. Roll the head into a round ball; move your hand around in a circle to make this ball. Cut the snake at both ends with a popsicle stick, or something similar, into two pieces. These will form the arms and legs or the front and back legs of your animal Pose the arms and legs any way you want. Is your animal sitting or standing, pouncing, rolling over, or lying down? Make the head. Create whatever ears and eyes, nose and mouth you want. Then, stick the head on the shoulders. Make lots of different animals and even people this way, depending on what shapes you make. Use your imagination, and have fun!
What is the only equipment used to make a clay animal? stick ball popsicle stick breaker 29. The way we pose the arms and legs of the clay doll will determine the … of the animal a. form b. position c. size a. b. c. d.
d. kind 30. What is the purpose of the text above? a. To guide step by step making a clay animal b. To give instructions to form a clay c. To tell how to create clay d. To inform how to make animal Read the text, and answer questions 31 to 34 There was a young girl and her mother in small village. The girl was beautiful but very lazy. She never helped her mother to earn a living. Everyday, she dressed up and admired her own beauty in the mirror. Besides being lazy, she was also spoiled. Whatever she wanted she must get. This made her mother very sad. One day, the mother asked the girl to accompany her to the market. “OK, but I don’t want to walk beside you; you have to walk behind her.” The girl said. With a sad heart, the mother agreed. So the girl walk in front and mother followed behind her, carrying a basket. The mother and daughter looked very different. The daughter looked very beautiful in her pretty dress, while the mother looked very old in her simple dress. On the way to the market, people greeted the beautiful girl and asked who the old woman behind her was. The girl said that old woman is her servant. The mother was very sad but she kept silent. At last, the mother couldn’t bear the pain anymore. She prayed to god to punish her daughter, and God answered the prayer. Slowly the girl’s legs’ turned into stone and third process continued to upper part of the girl’s body. The girl began to be panic. “Mother, please forgive me.” She cried and cried. But it was too late. Finally her whole body turned into stone. Until now people can still see the tears falling down the stone. That’s why that stone is called “Crying Stone”. 31. Where did the story above take place? a. In the market b. In the jungle c. In the small village d. Near a river 32. Why was the woman sad? a. Because she and her daughter were poor. b. Because the people in the market looked down her and her daughter c. Because her daughter was told to other people that she was her servant d. Because her daughter became a crying stone 33. “One day, the mother asked the girl to accompany her to....(par 1 line 11) The underlined word refers to... . a. The old woman b. The arrogant daughter c. The wicked man d. The lazy woman 34. What is the story about? a. The old woman and her kind daughter b. The lazy girl and her wicked mother c. The old woman and her arrogant daughter d. The bad people and the spoiled girl Read the text, and answer questions 35 to 38
A cactus (plural: cacti) is any member of the plant family Cactaceae, native to the Americas. They are often used as ornamental plants, but some are also crop plants. Cacti are grown for protection of property from wild animals, as well as many other uses. Cacti are part of the plant order Caryophyllales, which also include members like beets, gypsophila, spinach, amaranth, tumbleweeds, carnations, rhubarb, buckwheat, plumbago, bougainvillea, chickweed and knotgrass. Cacti are unusual and distinctive plants, which are adapted to extremely arid and hot environments, showing a wide range of anatomical and physiological features which conserve water. Their stems have adapted to become photosynthetic and succulent, while the leaves have become the spines for which cacti are well known. Cacti come in a wide range of shapes and sizes. The tallest is Pachycereus pringlei, with a maximum recorded height of 19.2 m, and the smallest is Blossfeldia liliputiana, only about 1 cm diameter at maturity. Cactus flowers are large, and like the spines and branches arise from areoles. Many cactus species are night blooming, as they are pollinated by nocturnal insects or small animals, principally moths and bats. Cacti range in size from small and globular to tall and columnar.
35. . Which parts of cacti are used for photosynthetic? a. The leaves b. The stems c. The flowers d. The roots 36. Why do cacti mostly bloom at night? a. Because their flowers are large. b. Since cacti are unusual and distinctive plants. c. Since cacti are pollinated by nocturnal insects. d. As in the afternoon is used for photosynthetic process 37. What is the first paragraph telling about? a. The members of cacti. b. The habitat of cacti. c. The usage of cacti d. Types of cacti. 38. The text is written in order to …. a. give information about American cacti b. explain physical feature of cacti c. describe cacti in general d. tell cacti ‘s life
Read the text, and answer questions 39 to 42 Last Friday, a friend of mine asked me to accompany him to buy a new shirt at a department store. We left the house at 3 p.m. by motorcycle. As soon as we arrived there, we went to the clothes section. I left him choose the shirt. But an hour later, I felt bored just watching him confused in choosing the shirt so I left him and went to the cassette counter. Then thirty minutes later I went back to the clothes section but I couldn’t find him there. I went to the parking area. I saw his motorcycle was still there but I couldn’t find him. I waited for him for a few moments then finally I gave up and decided to go home by bus after attaching a message on his motorcycle. 39. What did the writer and his friend visit first in department store? a. Clothes section b. Cassettes counter c. Parking area d. Book store 40. The text above is about.... a. meeting a new friend b. buying a new shirt
c. hanging out in a mall d. going by motorcycle 41. ‘I couldn’t find him there.”(line 10). The underlined word refers to.... a. Department store b. Parking area c. Clothes section d. Cassettes counter 42. From the text above, we know that finally the writer ... a. met his friend in the parking area b. touched his friend’s motorcycle c. rode his friend’s motorcycle d. went home alone
For questions 43 to 45, read the following text and choose the beast words to complete it. Kintamani is located about 1.500m above sea level. The beautiful Kintamani area has a (45)…. climate which is suitable to grow certain fruits and vegetables. Perched on the rim of a vast crater, overlooking the Lake Batur and its bubbling hot springs, Kintamani truly offers stunning (46)…. Kintamani borders on Batur/ Kalanganyar Village. There is a market up the road to the north, which is busy every three days on Hari Paseh. It is interesting to see all kinds of products from surrounding mountain farms such as oranges, corns, and vegetables displayed (47)…for the buyers to choose. 43. . a. warm b. cool c. hot d. dry 44. . a. scenery b. area c. facilities d. location 45. . a. beautiful b. beautifully c. more beautiful d. beatify For questions 46 to 48, read the following text and choose the beast words to complete it. Last Sunday was a fine, sunny day. My friend and I went to the swimming pool. After changing (46)... clothes in the restroom, I cover my body with a large towel because I felt uncomfortable walking toward the swimming pool only in swimsuit. Then I (47)... my towel and put it on a chair next to the swimming pool before I plunged in. I really enjoyed the water as it was very refreshing.
At 5 p.m., my friend called me and asked me to go home. I took my towel from the chair and went to the restroom to change my wet clothes. (48)... we went home, we bought some drink. It was really enjoyable. I love swimming very much.
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5. Second fold corners down diagonally. 50. The best arrangement of the jumbled sentences above is … a. 1-2-3-4-5 b. 4-5-2-1-3 c. 4-5-1-2-3 d. 1-5-2-4-3