Minggu, 23 Februari 2014



  1. LATIHAN 1
1.       What does the notice below mean ?

       Keep the room clean

A.      Do not throw rubbish in the room
B.      Do not destroy everything in the room
C.      Do not sleep in the room
D.      Do not speak in the room

Read the text and answer question 2 and 4

               Mung Bean Porridge
One cup of mung bean
4 tablespoonfuls of sugar
½ teaspoonful of salt
5 cups of water

1.       Wash the mung bean
2.       Boil the water
3.       Put the mung bean info the boiling water
4.       Let the mung bean become tender
5.       Add the salt and the sugar
6.       Simmer for 30 minutes
7.       Now you can serve it.

2.       What is the text about ?

A.      Serving mung bean porridge
B.      Describing mung bean porridge
C.      Making mung bean porridge
D.      Explaining mung bean porridge

3.       What should we do after we let the mung bean become tender ?

A.      Simmer for 30 minutes
B.      Add five cups of water
C.      Add the salt and the sugar
D.      Put the mung bean into the boiling water

4.       Let the mung bean become tender “(step 4) the underlined word means….

A.      Easy to cut or chew
B.      Good taste and smell
C.      Very hard to chop
D.      Very done

For question 5and 6, choose the best arrangement of the words to make correct sentences.

5.       Sorrythe newsto hear amreallyI bad
   1         2      3           4          5        6         7     8

A.      5-6-7-8-1-2-3-4
B.      7-6-1-5-4-2-8-3
C.      7-5-6-1-4-2-8-3
D.      4-2-6-8-3-7-5-1

6.       a betterkeep life always clean for our
     1          2      3          4           5         6        7   

A.      2-4-5-6-1-3-7-8
B.      2-5-7-8-4-6-1-3
C.      4-5-7-8-6-2-1-3
D.      4-2-5-7-8-6-1-3

7.       1.Fill one the jars about three-quarters full with                              crushed ice
2. Now what several minutes and compare the  two jars. Note what happens
3. Fill the other jar about three-quarters full with tap water at room temperature and seal the jar. Wipe it dry.
4.  You need: 2 small jars with firm-fitting lids, table        salt, crushed ice, water, teaspoon, paper towel.
5. Let’s make wet air
6. Add about 2 teaspoons of salt and to mix well. Seal the, jar and wipe it dry.

A.      5-3-2-6-4-1
B.      3-1-5-2-6-4
C.      5-3-1-6-4-2
D.      3-1-6-2-5-4

  1. LATIHAN 2

The following text is for  question 1 and 2


1. The kind of notice is found in a…..
     A. Cafe                                      C. Hospital
     B. Hotel                                     D. Restaurant
2. What does the Notice mean ?
     A. You will have breakfast till 10.00 am
     B. The breakfast will be served at 10.00 am
     C. You will have breakfast at 10.00 am  
     D. The breakfast will be served after at 10.00 am

Read this text and answer question 3, 4 and 5
Jakarta, January 1st  2014
Dear Luna,
This card comes with living wishes especially for you. To wish you
lots of happiness today and all year through.
Happy New Year 2014
3. The Greeting card above was sent to …..
    A. Luna and Fitry
    B. Luna
    C. Fitry
    D. Happy New Year
4. The word “Wish” in the text nearly means …..
     A. See
     B. Look
     C.  Want
     D. Hope

5. To wish you lots of happiness …..”
     The word you refers to …..
     A. Luna
     B. Luna and all year
     C. For you
     D. Fitry

Jl. Melati no. 190
21st April 2014
Dear Olivia,
          How was school today ? I hope everything was fine.
          This is my first day at work. Not too bad, but I experienced a little incident this morning. I could not sleep like a long last night and my alarm was broken. Consequently, I woke up late and I was almost late for work. I arrived at the bank one minute before work began.
           Apart from the incident, today was a nice day. I have many new friends at work. They helped me when I had difficulties doing my job.
           This is all for now. Best regards for our mom and dad. I miss you all.


The following text is for question 6, 7and 8
6. What is the letter about
     A. Bella’s holiday
     B. Bella’s first day at work  
      C. Bella’s friends
     D. Bella’s first day at her boarding house
7. Who is Bella ?
      A. Olivia’s penpal
      B. Olivia’s friend
      C.  Olivia’s sister
      D. Olivia’s old friend
8. “ but I experienced a little incident. “ (Paragrafh 2)
       what is the similar meaning of the underlined word ?
      A. Something    
      B. Incident
      C. Working
      D. Happening

Read the text to answer questions 9, 10 and 11
Santi, our plan to visit our friends who suffer
from Sinabung erruption is cancelled. The weather
is not good to fly. I will let you know later. (Sari)

9. The short message is written to inform about ……
     A. When to go to Sinabung
     B. The cancelled of the plan
     C. Santi condition in Sinabung
     D. The weather in Sinabung

10. Why Sari is cancelled her plan to visit friends who suffer from Sinabung erruption ? because …..
     A. The weather is cold
     B. The weather is not good    
     C. The weather is good
     D. The weather is hot

11. The word “cancelled” in the text nearly mean …..
     A. Weater
     B. Visit
     C. Postpone
     D. Erruption

The following text is for questions 12, 13 and 14

Do you have problems with your hair, such as
dryness or dandruff ?
Try our new product
Healthy for your hair, make it beautiful, shiny and dandruff free
Bonus : Get a free sachet of conditioner with every four sachets of shampoo purchased !

12. What is the advertisement about ?
       A. Drink Product
       B. Food Product
       C. Shampoo product
       D. Dairy product
13. which of the following statements is TRUE ?
       A. If we buy four sachets of shampoo, we will get a free sachet of conditioner
       B. We will get five sachets of shampoo if we buy four
       C. Everytime we buy a sachet of shampoo, we will get a free sachet of conditioner
       D. The Shampoo is completed with conditioner
14. “Healthy for your hair, make it beautiful, shiny and dandruff free.
        What is the meaning of the underlined word in the sentence above?
        A. Shampo
       B. Healthy
       C. Product
       D. Hair

Read the following text to answer questions 15, 16 and 17
To : All students of Junior High School 1 Lab. Badas
To celebrate the National Education Day the board of student association will hold some interesting program. They are Speech Contest, English Story, Telling Contest and Wall Magazine Competition. The program will be held on January, 4th 2014, 8 am – 1 pm.
All classes must take part in the program and should report their participation  in their home teachear.

15. The text is about ….
       A. Inviting students to come to school
       B. Explaining special programs in January
       C. Programs to celebrate the National Education Day in January
       D. Informing some programs on January 4th 2014
16. Where all classes must take part in the program ?
       A. At School
       B. Theachers home
       C. Theachers room      
       D. In the programs
17.  The program will be held on January……
        A. Morning to night
        B. Afternoon to morning
        C. Morning to evening
        D. Morning to afternoon

The following text isu for questions 18, 19 and 20

To : Aditya
        SMPN 5 OSIS Chairperson

        To form close relationships among interschool students, our school committee will hold an interschool basketball competition from 15th to 18th May 2014. We have invited many schools to participate, including yours. We do hope yours school team would join. We will send you the competition time schedule later. Thank you for your participation.

SMPN 1 OSIS Chairperson


18. How many days will the competition run for ?
       A. One day
       B. Two day
       C. Three days
       D. Four days
19. We have invited many schools to participate including yours.
       the word “yours” in the text meaning …….
       A. SMPN 5
       B. School Committe
       C. Chairperson
       D. Participation

20. Who is the sender of invitation above ?
       A. Arkan      
       B. Aditya
       C. Principal
       D. Chairperson

The following text is for questions 21 and 22
Flag Gremony
Physical education
Physical education
Local language
Local language
Culture and Arts
Culture and Arts
Social science
Information and Technology

Social science
Information and Technology

21. What is the text about ?
       A. A flight timetable
       B. A School timetable
       C. A competition timetable
       D. An itinerary trip
22. Students will follow Indonesian on….
       A. Monday
       B. Tuesday
       C. Wednesday
       D. Thursday

The following text is for questions 23, 24, 25 and 26

       Garuda Wisnu Kencana or GWK Culture Park is tourist destination statue of Loard Vishanu, located on Jl. Raya Uluwatu, Jimbaran Village, Badung Regency of Bali Province. It is just 25 minutes away from Denpasar airport or Nusa Dua.
        Garuda Wisnu Kencana is a prestigious project built in Bali with 150 meter tall statue. It was planned to be the centre of international events of performance, exhibitions and others.
23. What is the text about ?
       A. Garuda Wisnu Kencana
       B. Nusa Dua Bali
       C. Jumbaran Village
       D. Bali Province
24. What is the first paragraph about ?
       A. Denpasar airport has strategic location
       B. Badung Regency is a tourist destination
       C. GWK is a tourist destination in Bali
       D. A prestigious project is built in Bali
25. GWK is considered a prestigious project because ……
        A. It is planned to be the centre of international events
        B. It has 150 meter tall Lord Vishnu statue
        C. It is a tourist destination on Bali island
        D. It is visited by many foreign tourist
26. “ Garuda Wisnu Kencana is a prestigious project built in Bali ……” (Paragraph 2)
        The underlined word means ……….
         A. Different                                        C. Common
         B. Famous                                          D.  reputable

The following text is for questions 27, 28, 29 and 30
       Late in the afternoon, the campers pitched their tent in the middle of a field. As soon as this was done, they cooked their meal over a campfire. They were hungry and the food smelt good. After a wonderful meal, the told stories and sang songs by the campfire, but later it began to rain. The boys felt tired, so they put out the fire and crept into the tent.
       Their sleeping bags were warm and comfortable, so they all stept soundly in the middle of the night, two boys woke up and began shouting. The tent was flooded !
        The rest leapt out of their sleeping bags and hurried outside. It was raining heavily and they found that a stream had formed in the field. The stream had made its way across the field and it flowed right under their tent.
27. What is the text about ?
        A. The boys who woke up and shouted in the middle
        B. An interesting experience at a campsite
        C. The boys who camped during the rainy season       
        D.  The boys who put out the fire and crept into their tent
28. What is the main idea of second paragraph
       A. An interesting experience at a campsite
       B. In the middle of night the feat was floodee
       C. The night was very hot
       D. It was raining heavily

29. Why did the boys wake up in the middle of the night ?
       A. They wanted to get out of their sleeping bags
       B. The night was very hot
       C. They wanted to have a shower
       D. The tent was flooded

The following text is for questions 31 to 34

Corn Flour Pudding
Ingredients :
- 2000 ml milk
- 200 gr corn flour
- 500 gr brown sugar
- 4 tbs water to dissolve the sugar
- 1 stick of 10 cm cinnamon
- 1 tbs butter
- 3 tbs cinnamon for sprinkling
Methods :
1. Mix the milk and corn flour thoroughly until smooth
2. Boil the brown sugar in water until dissolved, then sieve
3. Mix the liquidized brown sugar with the milk, corn flour mixture and cinnamon stick.
     Add butterand simmer whilst stirring until thick
4. Pour into a suitable mould and let it cool
5. When serving, sprinkle with ground cinnamon makes : 10 – 15 portions, best served
     when cold.



31. Based on the text, we pour the mixture into mould….
       A. After the mixture thickens      
       B. Before we mix all the mixtures
       C. After the mixture gets cool
       D. When the pudding is ready
32. How many ingredients are needed to make corn flour pudding ?
        A. 6
        B. 7
        C. 8
        D. 9

Read the text below to answer questions 40 to 44
              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 crops plants. Cacti are grown for protection of property from wild animals, as well as many other uses.
             Cacti are parts 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 in 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 insect or small animals. Principally months and bats.

40. What does the first paragraph tell us about ?
       A. The use of cacti
      B. The habitat of cacti
       C. The members of cacti      
       D. Types of cacti
41. the text is written to ……….
       A. Describe cacti in general
       B.  Explain physical features of cacti
       C. Give information about American cacti
       D. Talk about the life of cacti

For questions 45 to 47, choose the correct words to complete the paragraph
             When I was in the 8th grade of junior high school, my family and I went to Bali for three days. I (45)……… many experiences during the vacation. On the first day, we visited Sanur beach in the early morning. We saw the beautiful (46)………. .On the second day, we spent the day on Tanjung Benoa beach. We spent our final day in Sangeh. We enjoyed the green and shady forest (47) ……… in the afternoon, we had to check out from the hotel. We returned home bringing so many amazing memories of Bali.
45. A. pulled
      B. spent
      C. had
      D. wanted
46. A. sunrise
       B. moon
       C. stars
       D. sunset
48.  Arrange the following words to form a meaningful sentence.
        badcan’tcampingbecause ofgoweatherwe
          1          2             3                   4         5           6             7
       A. 7 – 2 – 5 – 4 – 3 – 1 – 6
       B. 7 – 2 – 3 – 5 – 4 – 1 – 6
       C. 7 – 2 – 5 – 3 – 4 – 1 – 6        
       D. 7 – 2 – 3 – 4 – 5 – 1 – 6

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