Quiz Meeting 4
Quiz : READING COMPREHENSION
Nama: muhamad gunawan
1. With which of the following topics in the passage primarily concerned?
A. Local research and harmful effects of fertilizer
B. Advantages and disadvantages of liquid fertilizer
C. A formula for the production of fertilizer
c. Content, form, and effects of fertilizer
2. The word essential in the paragraph 1 could best be replaced by which of the following?
A. limited B. preferred
C. anticipated D. required
3. Which of the following has the smallest percentage content in the formula 4-8-2?
A. Nitrogen B. Phosphorus
C. Acid D. Potash
4. What is the percentage of nitrogen in a 5-8-7 formula fertilizer?
A. 3 percent B. 5 percent
C. 7 percent D. 8 percent
5. The word designate in the paragraph 2 could best be replaced by
A. Modify B. specify
C. Limit D. increase
6. Which of the following statements about fertilizer is true?
A. Powders are more popular than ever.
B. Solids are difficult to store.
C. Liquids are increasing in popularity.
D. Chemical granules are difficult to apply.
7. The word they in the paragraph 2 refers to
A. Powder B. solids
C. Liquids D. fertilizer
8. The word convenient in paragraph 2 is closest in meaning to
A. Effective B. plentiful
C. easy to use D. heap to produce
Problem 21 Factual Conditionals–Absolute, Scientific Results
If S V (present) , S V (present)
If a catalyst is used , the reaction occurs more rapidly
If S V (present) , S will verb word
If a catalyst is used , the reaction will occur more rapidly
Incorrect: If orange blossoms are exposed to very cold temperatures, they withered and died.
Correct : ___________ If orange blossoms are exposed_________ to very cold temperatures, ____________they wither and die__________.
__________if orange blossoms are exposed________ to very cold temperatures, _________they will wither and die___________.
Incorrect: If the trajectory of a satellite will be slightly off at lunch, it will get worse as the flight progresses.
Correct : _____if the trajectory_____ of a satellite is slightly off at lunch, it ___gets_____ worse as the flight progresses. or
_____if the trajectory_____ of a satellite is slightly off at lunch,it _____will gets_____ worse as the flight progresses.
Incorrect: If light strikes a rough surface, it diffused.
Correct : _______if light strikes________ a rough surface, ________it diffuse_______ .
________if light strikes______ a rough surface,_______it will diffuse________ .
Problem 22 Factual Conditionals – Probable Results
for the Future
If S V (present) , S may verb word
If we find her address , we will write her
S may verb word if S V (present)
We will write her if we find her address
Incorrect: We will wait if you wanted to go
Correct : __________we will wait if you want__________ to go
______if you want_______ to go, _______we will wait_______.
Incorrect: If you listen to the questions carefully, you answer them easily.
Correct : _______if you listen_______ to the questions carefully, _______you will answer_________ them easily.
_______you will answer________ them easily _______if you listen______ to the questions carefully.
Incorrect: If we finished our work a little early today, we’ll attend the lecture at the art museum.
Correct : _____if we finish_____ our work a little early today, ______we’ll attend_____ the lecture at the art museum.
_____we’ll attend_____ the lecture at the art museum ______if we finish_____ our work a little early today.
Problem 23 Factual Conditionals – Possible Results
If S V (past) , S might verb word
If we found her address, we would write her
If we found her address, we could write her
If we found her address, we might write her
S might verb word if S V (past)
We would write her if we found her address
We could write her if we found her address
We might write her if we found her address
Incorrect: If Judi didn’t drink so much coffee, she wouldn’t have been so nervous.
Correct : ________if judi didn’t drink________ so much coffee, __________she wouldn’t be_________ so nervous.
_________she wouldn’t be______ so nervous ________if judi didn’t drink_______ so much coffee.
Incorrect: If you would go to bed earlier, you wouldn’t be so sleepy in the morning.
Correct : _____if you went_______ to bed earlier, ________you wouldn’t be_______ so sleepy in the morning.
_______you wouldn’t be_______ so sleepy in the morning ______if you went_________ to bed earlier.
Incorrect: If she would eat fewer sweets, she would lose weight.
Correct : _______if she ate______ fewer sweets, ________she would lose______ weight. or
________she would lose________ weight _______if she ate_______ fewer sweets.
Problem 24 Factual Conditionals – Probable Changes In Past Results
If S had participle , S might have participle
If we had found her address, we would have written her
If we had found her address, we could have written her
If we had found her address, we might have written her
Incorrect: If her mother let her, Anne would have stayed longer.
Correct : ________if her mother had let her_____________, __________anne would have stayed________________ longer.
___________anne would have stayed_________ longer _________if her mother had let her__________ her.
Incorrect: If we would have known that she had planned to arrive today, we could have met her at the
Correct : _______if we had known__________ that she had planned to arrive today, ______we could have met________her at the bus
______we could have met______ her at the bus station ______if we had known_______ that she had planned to arrive today.
Incorrect: If I had more time, I would have checked my paper again.
Correct : _________if i had ________ more time, _______i would have checked___________ my paper again.
__________i would have checked________ my paper again _________if i had_________ more time.
Problem 25 Contrary–to–Fact Conditionals–Impossible Results Were
If S were
If the party were on Friday, we could go.
Incorrect: If the meat was a little more done, this would be an excellent meal.
Correct : ______if the meat were_______ a little more done, this would be an excellent meal. (The meat is not done)
This would be an excellent meal _______if the meat were_______ a little more done. (The meat is not done)
Incorrect: If my daughter is here, I would be very happy.
Correct : _______if my daughter were___________ here, I would be very happy. (My daughter is not here)
I would be very happy ___________if my daughter_were________ here. (My daughter is not here)
Incorrect: This apartment be perfect if it were a little larger.
Correct : This apartment be perfect ________if it were______ a little larger. (The apartment is not larger.)
_________if it were______ a little larger, this apartment be perfec. (The apartment is not larger.)
Problem 27 Importance–Subjunctive–Verbs
S V that S V
Mr. Johnson prefers that she speak with him personally
Incorrect: The foreign student advisor recommended that she studied more English before enrolling at
Correct : The foreign student advisor ____recomended_____ that she ____study____ more English before enrolling at
Incorrect: The law requires that everyone has his car checked at least once a year.
Correct : The law ____requires_____ that everyone _____have_____ his car checked at least once a year.
Incorrect: She insisted that they would give her a receipt.
Correct : She ____insided______ that they ______give_____ her a receipt.
Problem 28 Importance–Nouns Derived from Subjunctive Verbs
demand; insistence; preference; proposal;
recommendation; request; requirement; suggestion.
noun that S verb word
The recommendation that we be evaluated was approved
Incorrect: She ignored the suggestion that she gets more exercise.
Correct : She ignored the _____________sugestion that she get_____________ more exercise.
Incorrect: The terrorist’s demand that the airline provides a plane will not be met by deadline.
Correct : The terrorist’s ___________demand that the airline provide___________ a plane will not be met by deadline.
Incorrect: He regretted not having followed his advisor’s recommendation that he dropping the class.
Correct : He regretted not having followed his advisor’s ___________recommendation that he drop_____________ the class.
Problem 29 Importance–Impersonal Expressions
It is adjective infinitive
It is important to verify the data
It is adjective that S verb word
It is important that the data be verify
Incorrect: It is important that I will speak with Mr. Williams immediately.
Correct : __________it is important to speak___________ with Mr. William immediately.
___________it is importan that i speak__________ with Mr. Williams immediately.
Incorrect: It is imperative that your signature appears on your identification card.
Correct : ____________it is imperative to sign___________ your identification card.
_______________it is imperative that your signature appear________________ on your identification card.
Incorrect: It is essential that all applications and transcripts are filed no later than July 1.
Correct : __________it is essential to file__________ all applications and transcripts are filed no later than July 1.
_____________________it is essential that all applications and transcripts be_________________ filed no later than July 1.