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SOAL LATIHAN SIMULASI IX 7. “... all of your hard work and determination.

The underlined word has closest in meaning to
To: All students of SMP Harapan Bangsa ....
To face the National Sport Day, our school A. Weakness C. reluctance
will prepare the School Sport Team. For this B. strong will D. self confidence
purpose, during this week we are going to have a 8. Why did Mariana write ‘keep up the good work’
class competition to find our best athletes. Each to Ray? Because she wanted him to ....
class should prepare its team and attend the A. work hard for the graduation
program. The sports will be competed are B. maintain his achievement
basketball, volleyball, badminton and table tennis. C. prove all of his hard work
Registration will be with Mr. Ikhsan. D. show his determination

1. The text is written to .... Dear Jessica,

A. inform about National Sport Day Have you read the announcement about the
B. describe about the School Sport Team school bulletin? We can send our experience story,
C. announce the class meeting competition to poetry or any other creative works. The theme of
all students this month is “Let’s protect animals and keep the
D. tell how to participate in the class meeting environment green.” We can submit it to Brian or
competition Gina class IX B before March 15. It is a good chance
2. What should the students do to participate in the for us to practise our writing skill. What do you
class meeting competition? think?
A. Take part in every meeting Andrea
B. Be the member of committee
9. What should the students do to participate in the
C. Register their team to Mr. Ikhsan
school bulletin?
D. Meet the Principal of SMP Harapan Bangsa
A. Inform their experience to the committee
3. “Each class should prepare its team and attend
B. Hand in their writing to Brian or Gina
the program.”
C. Read aloud their creative works.
The underlined word is closest in meaning to ....
D. Practise their writing skill.
A. Join C. open
10. What is the message about?
B. Arrange D. manage
A. Creative work
To: All students B. Experience stories
You are invited to attend “Book Fair: to C. The school bulletin
collect fund for Drum Band Club of SMP Generasi D. Writing skill practice
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11. The text is intended for ...
C. To inform about how to participate in the
A. Foreign students
Book Fair
B. People who want to go abroad
D. To recommend the students to join the
C. Regent oxford language scool students
Drum Band Fair
D. Those who want to improve their English
5. When will the Book Fair be held?
12. What service can we get from the course?
A. In the morning C. In the afternoon
A. Four classes per meeting.
B. In the evening D. At night
B. Evening English classes.
C. One hour in a week.
Congratulations, Ray! Your graduation proves all of D. English books.
your hard work and determination.Well done!Keep 13. “To book a course or for more information ...”
up the good work! The underlined word has the closest in meaning
Your beloved aunt, to ....
Mariana A. Keep
6. What is the writer’s purpose to write the text? B. reserve
A. To congratulate Ray who has just C. Continue
graduated. D. Maintain
B. To determine if Ray has graduated well.
C. To prove Ray who has worked hard.
D. To inform Ray’s graduation.
SCHOOL ANNOUNCEMENT The tower is 324 metres (1,063 ft) tall, and
To: All Participants of English Competition is as high as an 81-story building. Upon its
We have finished our activities today. The completion, it is higher than the Washington
judges have decided who the winners are. The first Monument to assume the title of the tallest masn-
winner goes to Dewi, grade IXA. The second winner made structure in the world, a title it held for 41
goes to Handoko, grade VIII C, and the last one is years, until the Chrysler Building in New York City
Kartika, grade VII F. Each winner will get a was built in 1930; but, due to the additional in 1957
certificate, a trophy and some money as prizes. of the antenna, the tower is now higher than the
Students Council of SMP Pesona Chrysler Building and it is the second-tallest
structure in France after the 2004 Milan Viaduct.
14. What is the announcement about?
A. The winners of the competition 20. What was the function of Eiffel Tower at the
B. The prizes for the winners beginning?
C. The judge’s activity A. As the tallest structure in France.
D. Three winners B. As the biggest tower in the France.
15. What should all participants do after getting C. As the museum for antenna in France.
the announcement? D. As the entrance arch to the World’s Fair.
A. Repeat the competition. 21. “It has become both a global icon ...” (Par.1)
B. Accept the judges’ decision. What does the underlined word refer to?
C. Confirm the winners of the competition. A. French City C. Eiffel Tower
D. Ask the judges the rule of the competition. B. New York D. World’s Fair
16. The text is directed to .... 22. What is the topic of the text?
A. the family of the winners A. The builder of the Eiffel Tower
B. Dewi, Handoko and Kartika B. The location of the Eiffel Tower
C. All students of SMP Pesona C. The function of the Eiffel Tower
D. All the participants of the English D. The description of the Eiffel Tower
Competition 23. As a tourist, what will you probably do after
reading the text above?
Dear Sahir, A. Visiting the tower and appreciating it.
Your brother and I are setting off to your B. Working hard to make the same tower.
uncle’s home. We will be there for two days. Your C. Living with family near Eiffel Tower.
uncle will organize his son’s wedding, Ali. He asked D. Doing an observation about Eiffel Tower.
us to come there. So I hope you stay at home. Dear Syakira,
Don’t go out at night. Keep in mind to have lunch Let’s get together one more time to
and dinner and wash your clothes. Take your money celebrate my birthday on Monday, December 31st
that I put in the drawer in my bed room. at 7 p.m. at my sweet home, Jl Dahlia 39. With
Your mom agenda: music show, magic show, dance.
17. “He asked us to come there.” Fikry
The underlined word refers to .... 24. What program will be held in Fikry’s birthday?
A. Ali C. Sahir A. Music show, magic show, dance
B. Father D. uncle B. Music show, dance competition
18. What is the writer’s intention to write the C. Music show, magic trick
above text? D. Magic and dance
A. To tell Sahir that he may take his money in 25. What is the purpose of the text above?
the drawer in his bedroom. A. To remind people the coming of the
B. To inform Sahir that she will go to his birthday party
uncle’s house for 2 days. B. To make someone happy in birthday party
C. To remind Sahir to buy food and wash his C. To invite a friend to attend birthday party.
clothes by himself. D. To tell importance of the birthday party.
D. To show Sahir how to set off to they uncle’s
home correctly. On Thursday, 24 April, the eighth year student,
19. What does Sahir’s mother ask him to do at went to Botanic Gardens. We went there by bus.
home? Once arrived at the gardens, we walked down to
A. To go out at night. the Education Centre to observe. Our observation
B. To keep his bed clean. was started by going to the Orchid Farm with Mrs.
C. To save all his money. Rita who read us some information. Then we looked
D. To wash his own clothes. at all the lovely plants. After that, we went down to
a little spot in the Botanic Gardens and had morning
The Eiffel Tower is located on the Champ de tea.Next, we took some pictures and went back to
Mars in Paris. Built in 1889, it has become both a the Education Centre to have lunch before we went
global icaon of France and one of the most for a walk. Aldy took us around and introduced
recognizable building in the world. The tower is the herself, and explained what we are going to do.
highest building in Paris and the most-visited Afterwards, she took us to the green house, the
monument in the world. Millions of people visit it most interesting place. Soon after we had finished
every year. The engineer Gustave Eiffel came up looking at the house we went outside.Finally, we
with his name for his tower. The tower was built as got into the bus and returned to school. We were
the entrance arch to the 1889 World’s Fair. very tired but happy.
26. The text is written to ... than a fall of ordinary snowflakes. Flow of wind-
A. Inform the readers about Botanic Garden packed slabs of snow can be especially hazardous.
B. Describe the facilitis inside the Botanic Disastrous avalanche occur when massive
Garden slabs of snow break loose from a mountainside and
C. Tell the readers about writer’s Botanic shatter like broken glass as they race downhill.
Garden Tour These moving masses can reach speeds of 80 miles
D. Persuade the readers to visit Botanic (130 kilometers) per hour within about five seconds.
Garden Storminess, temperature, wind, slope
27. The writer and his friends went back to the steepness and orientation (the direction it faces),
Education Centre to .... terrain, vegetation, and general snowpack
A. look around the centre conditions are all factors that influence whether and
B. have lunch together how a slope avalanche. Different combinations of
C. observe the green house these factors create low, moderate, considerable,
D. observe the plants and high avalanche hazards.
28. When did they have lunch? 33. What is the main idea of the last paragraph?
A. Before going to Orchid Farm A. Some factors can influence avalanche.
B. After taking some pictures. B. High avalanche can cause a dangerous thing.
C. Before taking some pictures. C. Avalanche is influenced by temperature only.
D. After going to the greenhouse. D. Storminess and temperature are important
29. “Then we looked at all the lovely plants.” factors.
The underlined word is closest in meaning to ... 34. What is the topic of the text?
A. Fresh C. healthy A. Avalanche hazard. C. surface of earth.
B. Beautiful D. attractive B. Avalanche in general. D.type of avalanche
The Ant and the Dove 35. Disastrous avalanches happen when ....
One hot day, an ant was seeking for some A. a deep snow fall suddenly to the sea
water. After walking around for a moment, she B. a thaw undercuts a blanket of older snow
came to a spring. To reach the spring, she had to C. the quick pileup overloads the underlying
climb a ablade of grass. While making her way up, snowpack
she slipped and fell unintentionally into the water. D. massive slabs of snow break loose from a
She could have sunk if a dove up a nearby tree had mountainside
not seen her. Seeing the ant was in trouble, the 36. Different combinations of the factor which
dove quickly put off a leave from a tree and influence tha avalanche determine the ... of
droppped it immediately into the water near the avalanche hazards.
struggling ant. Then the ant moved towards the leaf A. Height C. width
and climbed up there. Soon it carried her safely to B. Strength D. degree
dry ground. Not long after that, there was a hunter Once upon a time there was a water-bearer
nearby who was throwing out his net towards the in India who had two large pots, each hung on each
dove, hoping to trap it. Guessing what he should end of a pole which he carried across his neck. One
do, the ant quickly bit him on the heel. Feeling the of the pots had a crack in it, and while the other pot
pain, the hunter dropped his net and the dove flew was perfect and always delivered a full portion of
away quickly from this net. water at the end of the long walk from the stream
to the master’s house, the cracked pot arrived only
30. What is the purpose of the text? To ...
half full. After two years of what it perceived to be a
A. inform the readers about the lesson of the
bitter failure, the poor cracked pot spoke to the
water-bearer one day by the stream. “ I am
B. describe the sequential events happened in
ashamed of myself, and I want to apologize to you.”
the story above.
“Why?” asked the water-bearer. “What are you
C. recite the story of how the dove and the ant
ashamed of?” “I have been able to deliver only half
rescue each other.
my load becaues thsi crack in my side causes water
D. entertain the readers with the story about
to leak out all the way back to your master’s house.
friendship between the ant and the dove.
Because of my flaws, you have to do all of this work
31. Why did the ant cllimb up a blade of grass?
and you don’t get full value from your efforts,” the
A. The ant was hungry.
pot said. The water-bearer felt sorry for the old
B. She liked to play there.
cracked pot, and in his compassion he said, “As we
C. There were some food.
return to the master’s house, I want you to notice
D. She wanted to seek some water.
the beautiful flowers along the path.”
32. What can you learn from the text above?
The bearer said to the pot. “Did you notice
A. Don’t repay the kindness from someone.
that there were flowers only on your side of your
B. It’s easy to despise what you cannot have.
path, but not on the other pot’s side? That’s
C. Little friend may prove to be a great friend.
because of your flaw. And I took advantage of it. I
D. When you do a goodness, a good fortune
planted flower seeds on your side of the path, and
will approach you.
every day while walking back from the stream,
Avalanche is a sudden flow of large mass of you’ve watered them. For two years I have been
snow or ice down a slope or cliff. Such flows can be able to pick these beautiful flowers to decorate my
destructive for life and property. Avalanches are master’s table. Without you being just the way you
most common on slopes exceeding 300. Pellet like are, he would not have this beauty to grace his
snow (graupnel) is also more prone to avalanche house.”
37. What is the story about? Comedian Sule “Prikitiw”
A. A water-bearer and his master. His full name is Entis Sutisna. People call
B. The cracked pot and the perfect pot. him Sule. He is a famous comedian in Indonesia.
C. A water-bearer and the cracked pot. Sule was born on 15 November 1976 in Bandung,
D. A water-bearer and the two large pots. West Java. He speaks Sundanese fluently. He also
38. What is the main idea of the last paragraph? learns Javanese.
A. The cracked pot felt sorry for its failure to Sule is very unique. His hair is long with
help the bearer. brown and yellow colour. He has an oval face, a flat
B. The bearer tried to entertain the cracked nose and slanting eyes. People know Sule as a
pot by giving it to the flowers. ridiculous man and full of jokes. He is very funny.
C. The cracked pot had already helped the His joke makes everyone smiling even belly
bearer by watering the flowers. laughing.
D. The bearer gave support to the cracked pot Sule plays in several TV shows such as
by telling it what it had done for him. Opera Van Java (OVJ), Awas Ada Sule, PAS Mantab,
39. What did the bearer do knowing one of his pot and Saung Sule. He can also sing very well. He has
had a crack? very famous song entitled Susis (Suami Sieun Istri).
A. He picked up the flowers to decorate his
master’s table. 44. What is the purpose of the text?
B. He planted the flowers seeds along the way A. To describe Sule as a comedian.
to his master’s house. B. To inform Sule’s personality.
C. He asked the cracked pot to notice the C. To describe Sule’s activities.
flowers on the side of the path. D. To tell Sule’s life.
D. He utilized it for watering the flowers along 45. What does Sule’s hair look like?
the way to his master’s house. A. Short with brown and yellow colour.
40. What is the message of the story? B. Long with brown and yellow colour.
A. We have to minimize our ability for other C. Long with black blue colour.
people. D. Short with gold colour.
B. Each of us has our own skill that can be 46. What is the main idea of the second paragraph?
used for others. A. Sule is a famous comedian
C. Each of us has a unique flaw that makes us B. Sule is very unique and funny
to be inferior. C. People are entertained by Sule
D. We have to see someone for what they are D. Sule’s jokes make people laughing
and look good in them. 47. “... Sule as a ridiculous man and full of jokes.”
What is the underlined word closest in meaning
Ants are social insects. They are like people, to?
live in families and build their own houses or nests. A. Angry C. Petulant
But a family of ants may consists of tens of B. Serious D. Funny
thousands ants. Each ants has its own works to do. I smiled when I remembered the event last
There are hunters, workers and soldiers. The night. I wnet to a restaurant to have dinner with my
hunters hunt for food for all the ants in the nests. cousin, Nana. We sat a table near the window. Nana
The workers build the nests. Most ants make their told me that she would treat me because she just
nests in the ground. The workers dig holes in the recived her first salary. Nana worked as a teller at a
ground and make rooms. The soldiers guard the private bank. We ordered special menu. They were
nests against the strangers and enemies. The very delicious. We both felt very satisfied. When
workers and the soldiers get their food from the Nana wanted to pay the bill, her face turned pale.
hunters. The queen is a special ant. It gets special “What’s up, Na?” I asked her. “I left my wallet,” she
food from the hunters. It does not have to work. said. Would you mind paying for us? I’ll pay you
Her only job is to lay egg. back tomorrow.” Thanks God I brought much
The ants are very interesting. They have money so I could pay the bill. If not, we had to
been running about everywhere. They seem very wash all the plates.
busy. They have been looking for food. When an 48. Nana got a bad experience because of her....
ant finds something, it takes it to the nest. If one A. Carelessness C. foolishness
ant cannot carry it, it calls its friends to help. B. Impatience D. calmness
41. By reading the text, a reader knows that .... 49. “We ordered special menu.” The underlined
A. few of ants build nests in the ground phrase is closest in meaning to ...
B. ants run here and there to find their nest A. exceptional cuisine
C. ants are individual insects similar to people B. special beverage
D. there are job classifications in ants’family C. particular meal
42. What kinds of insects are the ants? They are ... D. usual food
A. Lazy C. social 50. After Nana knew her money was left behind,
B. Tame D. wild what did she do?
43. “The soldiers guard the nests ... (paragraph 1) A. She would wash all the plates in the
The underlined word means .... restaurant.
A. watch over in order to protect B. She would treat the writer on another day.
B. keep worker to build C. She borrowed some money to the writer.
C. attack the enemy D. She would not order special menu.
D. work together in
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51. What is the purpose of the text?
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A. To tell all the students to bring a dictionary. the precise linguistic requirement of the individual
B. To announce the activity in the English
course. 59. The text is intended for people who want to
C. To tell grade 7 students to join student learn English ...
gathering. A. in private C. in very short time
D. To remind the 7th grade students to bring B. in small group D. with a native speaker
their dictionaries. 60. What is the best offer promoted in the
52. What should the students bring for the English advertisement?
lesson? A. Mastering English in a short time
A. Book C. Dictionary B. Learning English every day in any campus
B. Stationary D. English book C. Learning linguistic from the language trainer
53. “Penalty will be given to students who don’t D. Learning English privately with various
bring the dictionary.” teacher
What does the underlined word “penalty” mean? 61. “A trusted name in English Language”
A. Compensation C. Reward The underlined word is closest in meaning to ...
B. Punishment D. Gift A. reliable C. authentic
B. relevant D. genuine
Dear Dania,
We’re very glad for your success, Dania. Be To all teachers and staff of MERDEKA JUNIOR HIGH
happy and rock the world with your voice! Well SCHOOL, one day meeting will be held this week
done and we’ll always support you. on: March 7th, 2017 at 9 a.m. – 3 p.m. in AVA
Your cousins, Room.
Mody & Elfa Topic : National Examination Preparation
Due to importance of the meeting, please be
54. Mody and Elfa send the card ... punctual. Let’s share our ideas to improve our
A. To support Dania to be a good singer students achievement in the National Examination.
B. To encourage Dania to be successful. Head of the National Examination Committee
C. To appreciate Dania’s achievement.
62. What is the announcement about?
D. To ask Dania to be a good singer
A. The teacher and staff meeting
55. What will Mody and Elfa do after Dania gets
B. The topic of the National Examination
C. The information of the National Examination
A. They will do anything for her voice.
D. The meeting of National Examination
B. They will pray for her happiness.
C. They will give happiness for her.
63. Based on the text, the invitee ...
D. They will always support her.
A. mustn’t come late for the meeting
56. “... rock the world with your voice!”
B. are able to solve the examination problem
The synonym of the underlined word “rock” is ...
C. should help the students in the examination
A. Shake C. Touch
D. can’t disscuss the suggestions and ideas in
B. Spin D. Contact
the meeting
Dear Mom, 64. The text is intended for ...
I will come late because my classmates and A. the students of Merdeka Junior High School
I are going to clean our classroom. To celebrate the B. the head of the National Examination
Independence Day, the school holds “the clean Committee
classroom contest”. We will clean and decorate it. C. the teachers and staff of Merdeka Junior
Wish me luck, Mom. Ask Dad to pick me up at 4.30 High School
p.m.Love you, D. the distinguished guests of Merdeka Junior
Arifa High School
Dear Radit,
57. The message is informing about ...
I’ve just got the news that our uncle passed away
A. Going home late
one hour ago. We are going to leave for Malang
B. Independence Day
soon to attend the funeral. Please be here before 7
C. The clean classroom contest
a.m. because we are going to catch the earliest
D. Cleaning and decorating class
train. Send the photo of your family identity. I am
58. What should Mom do after receiving the
going to book the tickets now. Don’t forget to
remind your wife and children to notice the train
A. Hold “the clean classroom contest”
schedule. Tell the news to your wife’s family.
B. Ask Dad to pick up Arifa at 4.30 p.m.
C. Clean and decorate the classroom.
D. Celebrate the Independence Day.
65. They must gather before 7 a.m. because ... 70. The text is written to ...
A. They are going to catch the earliest train. A. Report the chipmunk’s rumour
B. They want to leave for Malang together. B. Tell about the story of falling sky
C. Alisa must book the ticket first. C. Describe the chipmunk and her characters
D. The place is far. D. Amuse the reader with the story of how
66. Why does the writer send the message? little chipmunk creates rumour
A. To ask the reader to go soon. 71. Why did the little chipmunk run away?
B. To ask the reader to visit their uncle. A. she looked for his friends
C. To make the reader understand about B. she was looking for an apple to eat
uncle. C. she was afraid of the sound of falling apple
D. To tell the reader that their uncle passed D. she was afraid of other animals like lion and
away. pig
67. “ We are going to leave for Malang soon to 72. Where did the chipmunk hear a little noise?
attend the funeral.” A. On the sky
The underlined word “we” refers to ... B. On the ground
A. Radit, his brother and Alisa C. Behind the lion
B. Radit, his family and Alisa D. Near the tree
C. Alisa and her family 73. What can we learn from the story?
D. Radit and Alisa A. It is good to respect others
B. It is safe to sit on lion’s back
You’re invited to Bounce and Play as we celebrate C. Running is good for health
Hudson’s 3rd Birthday on Saturday, April 14th at 2 D. Don’t easy believe in others
p.m. at 123 Bounce and Play, Party City. RSVP to
Susie 123.456.7890. Don’t forget your socket! Volcanic eruptions have caused some of the
worst disasters in the world. They can wipe out
68. What is the purpose of writing the text?
entire cities and kill thousands of people. The name
A. To tell the reader about the party.
of volcano comes from Roman term. It derives from
B. To invite someone to attend the party
VULCAN which is the name of Roman fire god.
C. To console someone that is in the party
Romans believed that Vulcan lived on a volcanic
D. To praise someone that attends the party
Italian coast. Romans called the island VOLCANO.
69. What is the interesting activity in the text?
According to scientists, volcanic eruptions
A. A nice lunch C. A celebration party
are divided in to four basic groups. They are
B. A live music D. A bounce and play
commonly known as Hawaiian, Strombolian,
Once upon a time, there was a nervous little Vulcanian and Peleean. The term of Hawaiian
chipmunk. She was always afraid that something eruptions are named after the volcanoes in Hawaii.
bad happened to her.One day, she heard a little These volcanic eruptions are the least violent type.
noise. It was really only an apple that fell to the They produce highly fluid lava which flows quietly.
ground.But the little Chipmunk was afraid and said This gradually builds up a shield volcano. Stromboli-
“The sky is falling in.” Then she ran away as fast as an eruptions are named after Stromboli.
she could go.Soon she met an old brother Strombolian eruptions happen when sticky magma
Chipmunk, who asked, “Where are you running to, plugs the central vent. Vulcanian eruption happens
little Chipmunk?”And the little Chipmunk answered, and brings magma which is more viscous. Vulcanian
“The sky is falling in, and I am running away.” explosions are usually larger and noisier than the
“The sky is falling in?” said the old brother Strombolian eruptions. A Peleean eruption occurs
Chipmunk. And he told the story to his brother when the magmatic gas build up tremendous
chipmunk, until at last there were a hundred brother pressure. This causes violent explosions with
Chipmunks shouting, ”The sky is falling in.”Soon the glowing clouds of hot ash and dust.
larger animals heard what the Chipmunks were
saying. The Deer,the heep, the Pig, the Camel, the 74. What is the main idea of the second paragraph?
Tiger, and the Elephant began to say, “The sky is A. Scientist said that volcano is a disaster.
falling in.”Then the wise Lion heard all the noise and B. Hawaiian eruption is the least violent type.
wanted to know what was happening. He stopped C. There are four groups of volcanic eruption.
all the animals and asked, “What are you saying?” D. Volcanic eruptions produce highly fluid lava.
The brother Chipmunks said, “Oh we heard it from 75. The Strombolian eruptions happened when ...
that little Chipmunk!” And the Lion said, “Little A. the magmatic gas build up tremendous
Chipmunk, what made you say that the sky was pressure.
falling in?”And the little Chipmunk said, “I saw it B. sticky magma plugs the central vent.
there near the tree.”“Well,” said the Lion, “Come C. sticky magma plugs besides vent.
with me and I will show you how something”.“Now D. the magma is over the vent
get on my back.” The Lion took her on his back, and 76. A Peleean eruption occurs if ...
asked the animals to stay where they were until A. sticky magma plugs the central vent.
they returned. Then he showed the little Chipmunk B. the eruption brings magma which is vicious.
that the apple had fallen to the ground. This made C. the magmatic gas build up tremendous
the noise that had made her afraid. The little pressure.
Chipmunk said, “Oh, I see. The sky is not falling D. the volcanic explosion is larger than the
in.”The Lion said, “Let’s go back and tell the other Strombolian eruption.
animals.”So they went back. At last all the animals
knew that the sky was not falling in.
Once upon a time, there was a prince who 81. Where will the graduation party be held?
lived in a castle in France. Because of his arrogance, A. In the school
he qwas cursed by a fairy became a very ugly one. B. In the OSIS room
Since then he was called a Beast. C. In the teacher’s room
Meanwhile, on the other of mountain, there D. In graha Vidya Jatiluhur
lived a girl named Belle. She lived with her father, 82. What is the purpose of the text?
Maurice. A. To invite all students of grade IX to the
One day, Maurice traveled past the castle. It graduation party
was raining when he came into the castle. When the B. To give some information about graduation
beast saw him, he captured him. party
Belle was so worried because her father didn’t C. To confirm an appointment in graduation
come back. She looked for him. She arrived in the D. To invite the teachers in graduation party
castle and saw her father there. The beast would let
My sister and I went to see a film last night.
the father go if Belle stayed. Belle agreed to stay in
It was an American movie called the Lost Flight. It
the castle so that her father could go home.
showed how people can quickly change when they
“I promise I will stay here but please let him
have to look after themselves in a jungle. The film
go,” begged Belle.
started with the incident of a plane crashed on a
“I believe in you but never think to escape
small empty island in the Pacific Ocean.Although the
from here, young lady, because I will not be
passangers were safe, nobody knew where the
reluctant to hurt you.” threatened the beast cruelly.
plane had crashed. So, the passangers had to learn
Although she was treated badly, Belle was still
how to hunt for food in the jungle and how to catch
serving the Beast patiently and it made the prince
fish from the sea. After a few weeks, the
fell in love with her. He was not mean anymore.
passangers were only eating raw fish and
Belle began to like him and then she fell in love. She
meat.After they had been on the island for two
declared her love to the Beast. Finally the spell was
months, three men made a boat and sailed away to
broken. The Beast became human again. He was
find help. But their boat sank and they were
proved a good looking man. They got married and
drowned. The film ended without saying wether the
lived happily ever after.
passangers were rescued or not. However, my sister
77. What is the story about? and I enjoyed the film.
A. A father and the beast
83. The text above mainly discuss ...
B. Maurice and the beast
A. Film review
C. A good girl and her father
B. The synopsis
D. The beast and the beautiful girl.
C. The writer’s experience
78. What would happen if Belle didn’t stay in the
D. The plane crashed incident
84. Why did the passangers have to learn how to
A. The beast would be angry
hunt food in the jungle? They ...
B. Belle would never come back
A. had to learn how to survive
C. Belle’s father could not go home
B. did not have any cooking utensils
D. The beast would let the father go home
C. were hoping to meet a rescuer during the
79. What is the main idea of the fourth paragraph?
A. Belle helped her father by staying in the
D. needed to deal with their unfortunate
B. The beast asked Belle to live in the castle
85. “ ... three men made a boat and sailed away to
C. The beast let the father meet his daughter
find help.”The underlined word “made” is
D. Belle met her father in the castle
closest in meaning to ...
80. What can we learn from the story above?
A. Built C. Created
A. Patience will win true love
B. Restored D. Established
B. Bad person will stay bad forever
86. What can we learn from the story?
C. Love could make someone patient
A. Survival of the fittest
D. Nobody can change his bad character
B. Humans are adaptable creatures
C. Pacific Ocean is the largest ocean in the
All students Grade IX, you are invited to world
GRADUATION PARTY 2017 on Saturday, June 3rd D. Open-ended film will decrease the film’s
2017 at 10.00 a.m. in Ballroom, Graha Vidya – quality
Jatiluhur, purwakarta. Come and join us. Invitation
card are available at the OSIS room.