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KIỂM TRA HỌC KỲ II (2008 – 2009)
Môn : Tiếng Anh 12
Thời gian : 60 phút (không kể thời gian phát đề)
Chọn phương án đúng ( ứng với A, B, C hoặc D ) để hoàn thành mỗi câu sau:
Câu 1 : Maybe the exam won’t be as difficult as you think .
A . The exam might not be too difficult for everyone .
B . The exam might not be too difficult .
C . The exam must not be too difficult for you .
D . The exam may not be so difficult as you think .
Câu 2 : Every student is required to write an essay on the topic .
A . Every student might write an essay on the topic .
B . Every student must write an essay on the topic .
C . They require every student write an essay on the topic .
D . Every student should write an essay on the topic .
Câu 3 : He only feels happy whenever he doesn’t have much work to do .
A . The more he works , the happier he feels .
B . The less he works , the happier he feels .
C . His work makes him feel happy .
D . He feels happier and happier with his work .
Câu 4 : Although James is inexperienced , he is offered the job .
A . James is offered the job but he is inexperienced .
B . James is inexperienced , so he is offered the job .
C . James is inexperienced . However , he is offered the job .
D . James is inexperienced . Therefore , he is offered the job .
Câu 5 : Mark ate a lot of ice cream and now he has a stomachache .
A . If Mark didn’t eat much ice cream , he wouldn’t have a stomachache .
B . If Mark hadn’t eaten much ice cream , he wouldn’t have a stomachache .
C . If Mark hadn’t eaten much ice cream , he wouldn’t have had a stomachache .
D . If Mark didn’t eat much ice cream , he wouldn’t have had a stomachache
Đọc kỹ đoạn văn sau và chọn phương án đúng ( ứng với A hoặc B,C, D ) cho mỗi chỗ trống từ 6 đến 10:
Nowadays people are increasingly aware that wildlife all over the world is in danger . Many species of animals are threatened , and can easily ( 6 )…….extinct if we do not make an effort to protect them . There are many reasons for this . In some cases , animals are hunted for their fur or for other ( 7 ) ……….parts of their bodies . Some birds such as parrots are caught alive and sold as pets . For many animals and birds , the problem is that their habitat – the place ( 8 ) ……..they live – is disappearing . More land is used for farms , houses or industry , and there are fewer open ( 9 ) ……….than there once were . Farmers use powerful chemicals to help them to grow better crops , but these chemicals pollute the environment and harm wildlife . The most successful animals on earth – human beings – will soon be the only ones that ( 10 ) ……….unless we can solve this problem.
Câu 6 : A . come B . make C . become D . take
Câu 7 : A . rich B . poor C . valuable D . valueless
Câu 8 : A . what B . where C . there D . which
Câu 9 : A . countries B . spaces C . rooms D .yards
Câu 10 :A . leave B . appear C . survive D . miss
Chọn từ , cụm từ thích hợp ( ứng với A hoặc B , C , D ) để hoàn thành mỗi câu sau:
Câu 11 : Desert expansion is partly because of natural changes , but the greatest ………..are humans .
A . desert protectors B . desert keepers
C . desert stoppers D . desert makers
Câu 12 : Women were considered to be suited ……childbearing and homemaking .
A . in B . of C . for D . on
Câu 13 : Birth control methods have ………..women from the endless cycle of childbearing and rearing .
A . free B . freely C . freedom D . freed
Câu 14 : You ………put anything on the shelves until the glue has set hard .
A . couldn’t B . mustn’t C . needn’t D . don’t have to
Câu 15 : According to the Red Cross , 1998 had been ……..worst year for natural disasters in modern times .
A . a B . an C . the D . X
Câu 16 : A ……is a very large wave , often caused by an earthquake , that flows onto the land and destroys things .
A . famine B . tsunami C . flood D . catastrophe
Câu 17 : Because of heavy rain , the game was ……….for a few days .
A . looked up B . held up C . set up D . gone on
Câu 18 : We live in the same building ……..we have hardly seen each other .
A . and B . therefore C . but D . so
Câu 19 : Thanks to pictures taken by satellites , deserts have not ……..a mystery in our time .
A . hidden B . intended C . remained D . attained
Câu 20 : Frank’s wallet is lying on the coffee table . He ……….it here last night .
A . must have left B . should have left
C . must be leaving D . needn’t leave
Câu 21 : Have I told you about how Mary is …….at college ?
A . getting on B . getting over C . getting around D . getting out
Câu 22 : Throughout much of the history of human civilization , ……….beliefs allowed women only limited roles in society .
A . clear – cut B . deep – seated C . whole-hearted D . long-held
Câu 23 : The shoes felt too tight , so I took ……….and tried a larger size .
A . away them B . off them C . them away D . them off
Câu 24 : I no longer have the support of the committee . I have , ……, decided to resign.
A . moreover B . however C . nevertheless D . therefore
Câu 25 : The United States has ………..Japan .
A . twice more people than B . twice as many people as
C . as many twice people as D . as many people as twice
Câu 26 : ………is a sport involving travel over water on a small 2- 4.7 meter board powered by wind acting on a single sail .
A . Sailing B . Waterskiing C . Windsurfing D . Canoeing
Câu 27 : A ………is a low hill of sand formed by wind in a desert .
A . crest B . dune C . slope D . hummock
Câu 28 : Joe seemed to be in a good mood ; …….., he snapped at me angrily when I asked him to join us .
A . therefore B . so C . however D . but
Câu 29 : There are a lot of tickets left , so you …….pay for the tickets in advance .
A . mustn’t B . needn’t C . shouldn’t D . won’t
Câu 30 : The door got stuck , and we couldn’t get ………the elevator .
A . out B . out of C . of D . off
Câu 31 : ……..you spend on computer games , the more money you have to pay .
A . The more money B . The less time
C . More and more D . The more time
Câu 32 : At college the work is …….than the work we did at school , but it is much ………
A . harder – most interesting B . harder – more interesting
C . hardest – more interesting D . more harder – more interesting
Câu 33 : John ……….across the lawn .
A . danced wildly B . was wildly danced
C . was dancing wild D . was being danced wildly
Câu 34 : I ……..when I was chopping vegetables .
A . cut me B . cut C . cut myself D . myself cut
Câu 35 : If you want to learn how to operate a computer , you should read its ….
A . reference book B . guidebook C . instructionmanual D . craft book
Chọn từ ( ứng với A hoặc B , C , D ) có phần gạch dưới được phát âm khác với những từ còn lại trong mỗi câu sau:
Câu 36 : A . wounded B . throughout C . south D . found
Câu 37 : A . initiate B . wash C . synchronized D . social
Câu 38 : A . desert B . species C . stretch D . crest
Chọn phương án ( A hoặc B , C , D ) ứng với từ / cụm từ có gạch dưới cần phải sửa để các câu sau trở thành chính xác:
Câu 39 : The more populated the area becomes , the more noisy one has to contend with . A B C D
Câu 40 : Half of the world’s children are girls . Moreover , only 41% go to school .
A B C D
Câu 41 : There ‘s only one red car here . It might be Lucy’s .
A B C D
Câu 42 : They asked me to wait for them , so they didn’t turn up .
A B C D
Câu 43 : You mustn’t have borrowed the money ; the course is free anyway
A B C D
Đọc kỹ đoạn văn sau và chọn phương án đúng ( ứng với A hoặc B, C , D ) cho mỗi câu từ 44 đến 48:
According to many experts , violence carried out by the victim’s family members is the most common kind of violence against females . It is called domestic violence . A new report says domestic violence is one of the worst kinds of human rights violations . Such action affects the emotional and physical health of victims . Domestic violence also can be psychological . Victims of repeated psychological violence say emotional torture and living in fear are worse than physical mistreatment . Domestic violence happens because of sex discrimination . Males are considered more important in parts of South Asia , North Africa , the Middle East and China . In some countries , women are considered the property of men . Several men feel that they have the right to punish women in their family . Domestic violence also includes preventing women from getting education or medical care . The people who carry out domestic violence should be punished strictly for their acts .
Câu 44 : Domestic violence is …….
A . one that is carried out by the victim’s family members against females .
B . one that happens between criminals .
C . physical punishment at schools .
D . physical punishment for naughty boys .
Câu 45 : Domestic violence affects ………..
A . the victim’s social position B . the victim’s emotional and physical health
C . the victim’s friendship D . the victim’s education
Câu 46 : Domestic violence happens because of ………
A . sex discrimination B . race discrimination
C . pollution D . financial difficulty
Câu 47 : According to victims of psychological violence ,………….
A . physical mistreatment is worse than emotional torture and living in fear .
B . psychological violence is not a big problem .
C . emotional torture and living in fear are worse than physical mistreatment . D . emotional torture is worse than living in fear .
Câu 48 : In some countries ,……………….
A . men are considered more important than women .
B . women are considered men’s property .
C . men feel they have the right to punish women in their family .
D . all are correct .
Chọn từ ( ứng với A hoặc B , C , D ) có dấu nhấn khác với những từ còn lại trong mỗi câu sau:
Câu 49 : A . pioneer B . hesitation C . extinction D . expedition
Câu 50 : A . discriminate B . advocate C . tsunami D . neglect
ĐÁP ÁN ĐỀ THI HỌC KỲ 2
1D – 2B – 3B – 4C – 5B – 6C – 7C – 8B – 9B – 10C
11D – 12C – 13D – 14B – 15C – 16B – 17B – 18C – 19C – 20A
21A – 22B – 23D – 24D – 25B – 26C – 27B – 28C – 29B – 30B
31D – 32B – 33A – 34C – 35C – 36A – 37C – 38B – 39C – 40B
41C – 42C – 43A – 44A – 45B – 46A – 47C – 48D – 49C – 50B