Saturday, November 2, 2013


Text 1

Yesterday Irfan went to Lampung. He wanted to visit his sister. On the ferry he met Mr. Lukman who used to be a captain of the ship. He used the chance to know more about a ship and its captain, here is their conversation.
Irfan                : Could you tell me a bit about the captain’s job ?
Mr. Lukman    : The captain is in command of the ship, and he is responsible for every one on board. On the ship’s bridge he talks in to a speaking tuber or a microphone to give orders to his men, such as deck officers and the chief engineer. Deck officers take turns standing on the ship’s bridge. From the bridge they steer the ship, watch the sea. They also check instruments and chart.
Irfan        : And how docs a ship leave the harbor ?
Mr. Lukman    : A boat called tug boat pulls the ship from the shore to the open sea.
After that the captain orders : full speed a head. In the engine room the chief engineer and his men speed up the engines. They make sure that the engine work right.
Irfan        :  And how to know information ?
Mr. Lukman    : There are radio men in the ship. They keep in touch with people on land by sending and receiving messages. There are also telephone operators. They take care of telephone calls from cabin to cabin on the ship. The operators can connect calls from the ship to for away parts of the world.

1.    Who did Irfan talk with on the ferry ?
    a.    an ex-captain of the ship
    b.    the captain of the ship
    c.    the captain of the ferry
    d.    the deck officers
    e.    the radio men

2.    The deck officers do the following things, except …..
    a.    watching the sea and the sky
    b.    checking the instrument
    c.        checking the chart
    d.    pulling the ship away
    e.    steering the ship

3.    Which is not true according to the text ?
    a.    certain passangers may steer the ship
    b.    deck officers take turn watching the ship
    c.        the chief engineer speed up the engines
    d.    telephone operators can connect calls from parts of the world
    e.    people on the ship can municate with people on land

4.    The text shows us that Irfan …..
    a.    is interested in ship
    b.    wants to be a captain
    c.        knows Mr. Lukman before
    d.    has known very much about ship
    e.    fell boring during his traveling

Text 2

    Once up on a time, there Israelites were at war with the philistines. The leader of the philistines was a giant named goliath, who was three meters tall. A spear was slung across his shoulders and a heavy sword hung from a belt around his waist. Goliath challenged the Israelites to send a leader to fight with him. “if he can kill me, we shall be your slaves,” he boasted.
“But if I kill him, then you shall be our slaves.”
    No one except a young shepherd boy dared volunteer to fight goliath. The shepherd boy’s name was David. He was armed with only a swing.
    When goliath saw David, he laughed, “what? “Are you the only one they can send to fight with me? Why, I will tear you apart and feed you the birds! “Then he charged at David with his sword. Calmly, David took a stone, put it on his hung and took careful aim at the giant’s eyes.
    The stone struck goliath and he fell to the ground. David freed his people from the terror of goliath.

5.    Who dared to fight the leader of the philistines ?
    a.    a giant
    b.    goliath
    c.        David
    d.    a have
    e.    people

6.    What did David use to defeat the leader of the philistines ?
    a.    a spear
    b.    a sward
    c.        a shing
    d.    a stone
    e.    a belt

7.     “But if I kill him, then you shall be our slaves.” The word “you” refers to …..
    a.    David
    b.    the volunteers
    c.        the philistines
    d.    the Israelites
    e.    a shepherd boy

Text 3

    Flowers are the parts of a seed plant that contain the organs concerned with sexual reproduction, including ovary and stamens. These reproduction structures are usually associated with sterile outer structures that protect them and attract insects or birds that help the process of fertilization. Some flowers have special scents which can attract insects to come.
    Flowers basically have four parts : petals, sepals, stamens and pistils. Most petals are in bright color, or sometimes green, as green as sepals. Stamens are the male reproductive organs, which arise within the petals. They vary in number, from one to hundreds per flower. Pistils are the female organs of reproduction, they vary in structures.

8.    What is the function of sterile outer structures?
    a.    they have special scents
    b.    they attract insects or birds
    c.    they protect ovary and stamens
    d.    they contain sexual-reproduction
    e.    they help the process of fertilization

9.    What are the male organs of reproduction …..
    a.    petals
    b.    sepals
    c.    pistils
    d.    stamens
    e.    ovary

10.    What is the aim of the text above ? To …..
    a.    give information about flowers
    b.    explain the process of fertilization
    c.    describe the parts of a seed plant
    d.    expose the reproduction structures of flowers
    e.    report how flowers attract insects or birds

Text 4

    Blaksands is a large seaside town. Half of the town lies to the north of the river black and the other half lies to the south. It is only a few kilometers to the nearest highway and just ten minutes drive from the city of harstone.
    Situated near the beach are lots of brightly painted hotels, some of them are very old. Many big name department stores, as well smaller shops that sell souvenirs and gifts, are found on the main street just out side the town ceilre. The heart of town is occupied by older houses and many historical buildings. In recent years, some new housing estates have been developed to the south of the town.

    These are lots of things to do at blacksand. There is a harbor with boats for fishing and cruises. There are two beaches which are popular for various wiler events and whole year round swimming. A cinema, a swimming pool, a bowling alley as well as a fairground are located within the town. Two parks and several playgrounds are also easily accessible from the town centre and outlying housing estates.

11.    What is the type of the text ?
    a.    recount
    b.    narrative
    c.    descriptive
    d.    news item
    e.    analytical exposition

12.    What does paragraph 3 mainly describe ?
    a.    fishing
    b.    cruises
    c.    activities
    d.    bowling
    e.    swimming

13.    Which of the following is TRUE according to the text ?
    a.    blacksands is a big town
    b.    souvenirs can be bought in suburbs
    c.    hotel near the beach are painted black
    d.    tourists can only swim in the beach during summer
    e.    it takes more than ten minutes to drive from harstone to blacksands

14.    “Two parks and several playgrounds are also easily accessible from the town centre and  ….. ( P3 ). “accessible” can be replaced by …..
a. seen
    b.    shown
    c.    identified
    d.    entered
    e.    presented

Text 5
Read this text carefully and complete it using the suitable words

Irrigation is any activity which (15) ….. to the efforts to obtain water for the farm land. For this purpose people may (16) ….. reservoir or a man made lake, use water pump and build dams and ditches. The ditches (17) ….. to lead water from the resources to the farm land and drain off the excess water which is not (18) ….. by the crop.

15.   a.    relate
        b.    relates
        c.    related
        d.    relating
        e.    is related

16. a.    make
      b.    makes
      c.    made
      d.    making
      e.    be made

17. a.    use
      b.    uses
      c .   using
      d.    is used
      e.    are used

18.a.  use
     b.  used
     c.  uses
     d.  using
     e.  to use   

Text 6
Tuesday evening
March 8, 2008

Dear Olga,
        It is a (19) ….. to read your letter and to know about the music program at your university. I’ll be (20) ….. to go with you. My bus (21) ….. be at your school at 4 o’clock on Saturday. If you don’t mind, I’d like you (22)….. me at the bus station. See you on Saturday.


19.   a.    happy
        b.    regret
        c.    nice
        d.    pleasure
        e.    pleased

20.   a.    sad
        b.    sorry
        c.    happy
        d.    happily
        e.    worred

21.   a.    can
        b.    will
        c.    should
        d.    must

22.   a.    met
        b.    meet
        c.    meets
        d.    meeting
        e.    to meet

23.  “where are you going ?”
        He asked me where …..
a.    I am going
b.    I was going
c.    Am I going
d.    was I going
e.    you are going

24.    Nadia    : when did you get this cassette ?
    Lia            : yesterday. When I ….. home, a boy asked me to give it to you.
a.    walk
b.    walked
c.       walking
d.    was walking
e.    has been walking

25.    Choose the most normal position order of the adjectives to complete the sentence below.
    “mother bought a set of ………furniture.
a.    wooden – Jepara – beautiful – carving
b.    beautiful – carving – wooden – Jepara
c.    carving – beautiful – Jepara – wooden
d.    beautiful – wooden – carving – Jepara
e.    beautiful – Jepara – carving – wooden

Wednesday, August 21, 2013

Soal Bahasa Inggris Kelas 9 Semester 1

                                                                               SEA GAMES
SEA games are the sport competition between countries in south East Asia. The event is held every other year.
SEA games are carried cut in line with founding of ASEAN. ASEAN has aims to promote solidarity among the nation in south East Asia. There for, all ASEAN members automatically participate in the event. They are represented by their best athletes. They complete to get the most medals. The medals for the firs winner is gold, silver for the second and the third winner gets the bronze medal.
At first the game were participated by Malaysia, Thailand and Singapore. Those country three countries were called Malayan Peninsula. Then, since 1997, the event was participated by all AESAN members.
1. How often the SEA games take place?
a.Every years
b. every 2 years
c. twice in a years
d. every 4 years

2. The aim of SEA games is….
a. To compete in sport event
b. to become the winner
c. To get gold medals
d. the promote solidarity among the participant

3. The main idea of the third paragraph is …
a. Malayan peninsula countries
b. history of SEA games
c. Athletes
d. the 1977 SEA games

4. They are represented by ……(par 2) The word “they” in the sentence refers to ….
a. ASEAN countries
b. SEA games
c. Athletes
d. the events
Text for number 5 to number 10
BRI is one of the biggest commercials Bank in Indonesia. Its units spread out almost in every sub district, event though in remote area.
For villagers, BRI is the main choose to save their money, to transfer their money and to have loans. BRI has 5 days opening from 8 am to 3 pm of public service. The staff businesses can been seen since it opens. Therefore, BRI always tries to improve its better service in order fulfill the customer’s needs. The customers vary from farmers, teachers, students, traders and businessmen.
BRI provides the customer with some kind of accounts, such as simpedes, simaskot, BRI-Tama, ATM, BRI-Syariah and others. To handle those services, the bank staffs are always ready for their customer.
5. The type the above text is…
a. Descriptive
b. report
c. recount
d. explanation

6. For villager BRI is the main choose to have loans. The underlined word means ….
a. Amount of money kept in a bank
b. amount of money borrowed from    a bank
c. Amount of money sent though a bank
d. amount of money paid to bank as interest

7. How long does the bank serve the customers everyday?
a. 8 hours
b. 3 hours
c. 5 hours
d. 7 hours

8. From the text we can conclude that the bank customers are …
a. Vary professions
b. the businessmen
c. The villager
d. the trader

9. What kind of account is mostly the villager used?
a. ATM
b. BRI-Tama
c. Simaskot
d. Simpedes

10. The main idea of paragraph 3 is …..
a. The Bank staff are always ready to serve the customers
b. Simpedes is one of the Bank service
c. Various kind of accounts the Bank provides
d. Various kind of the Bank customers

11. A doctor usually uses a ……. to check the patients heart beat.
a. Stethoscope
b. medicine
c. syringe
d. tension meter

12. Work of surgery is usually held in….
a. Laboratory
b. Radiology department
c. Operating theatre
d. Maternity section

13. If you want to check in a hotel, who will you meet first?
a. The bellboy
b. The manager
c. The receptionist
d. The room boy

This text for Question no 14 to no 16
Pancasila Sakti Monument
This historical monument is situated in lubang buaya village. It is built to commemorate the seven national heroes who are kinapped and killed by communist rebels.
Visiting this place can make our deep feeling as if we are involved and we can imagine how cruel and violence the rebels did to uor generals at that time. The dioramas performed, even make us tremble and want to do vegeance.
Parts of the monument area are death well, communist rebellion museum, original houses used by the communist to arrange their plan and strategy before their real movement on the 30th of September 1965 and some real evidence left by our Revolution general. Pancasila Sakti monument is one of historical that to defend our independence is a heavier duty that to get it.
14. The aim of building the monument is to….
a. Provide a tourist resort
b.Make us feel vengeance to communist
c. Commemorate the revolution
d. Defend our independent

15. From the text we can say that the rebels are….
a. Very brave to kidnap the generate
b. Cruel and Violence
c. Commemorate the Revolution heroes
d. Vengeance and independent

16. What is paragraph one about?
a. The location of the monument
b. The cruel action of the rebels
c. The measurement of the monument
d. The aim of the building the monument

17. My father washes his motor 3 times a week The passive voice of the sentences is….
a. My father is washed his motor 3  times a week
b. My father’s motor is washed 3 times a week
c. My father’s motor washes three times a week
d. My father is washing his motor 3 times a week

18. The hotel has opened the staff’s meeting at 10 this morning. Change into passive voice!
a. The director has opened the meeting at 10 this morning
b. The meeting has been opened by the director at 10 this morning
c. The meeting has opened by the director at 10 this morning
d. The director opened the meeting at 10 this morning

19. fast-Rossi-motorcycle-always-his-drivers        
        1     2              3           4        5     6
The correct order is….
a. 2-6-5-3-1-4
b. 2-4-6-5-3-1
c. 2-4-1-6-5-3
d. 2-6-4-5-1-3

20. Lina : You know? our basket ball team will play in the final match!
Alan : ………………………………………
The suitable expression to respond the news is….
a. It’s all right
b. Yes, I like it
c. It’s a good news
d. Congratulation

Tsunami is a Japanese word from a seismic sea wave generated by an undersea earthquake, landslide, or eruption.
Most tsunamis happen along the ring of fire. It is a zone of volcanoes and seismic activity. The zone encircles the Pasific Ocean.
Historically, tsunamis have caused much destruction and death. Since 1819, about 40 tsunamis have struck the Hawaian Islands and since 1883, about 20 tsunamis have struck Indonesia. The last one was on December 26,2004,which caused over 100.000 deaths.
A tsunami can have a width of 100 to 200 km and may spread far across the deep ocean. The speed is as fast as a jet plane. When the wave reaches land it can be very high, about 15 m or more.
 21. What is the text talk about?
 a. Tsunami wave                c. Tsunami width
 b. Tsunami spreading        d. Tsunami

22. How many tsunami have attack the Hawaii island?
 a. Forty     b. fifty          c. Sixty    d. Thirty

23. The speed is as fast as a jet plane. The synonym of the underlined word is...
 a. Hard      b. Smell    c. Swift          d. Light

24. Whish of the following statements below is correct?
 a.  Tsunami can only happen in Japan
 b. Tsunami are caused by undersea earthquakes, landslides and eruption
 c.   Tsunami is not very hazardous
 d. Tsunamis have never caused much destruction and death