2nd Trimester Mock Final English Exam For Grade 7 (2013)

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2nd Trimester Mock Final English Exam For Grade 7 (2013) - Quiz


Read the passage and answer the questions below,
My best means of transport is the train. I like it because I feel safe, comfortable and I reach my destination without getting lost. Not to mention, I can enjoy myself all through the way doing whatever I like to. I even can sleep aboard it.

It is safe because it travels on special tracks or rails that are safely designed by excellent engineers. It doesn’t need a driver who might get sleepy or lose control for any reason. It has all the safe things Read morein case of emergency.
The seats in the train are comfortable and large. You can stretch your legs without disturbing other passengers. You can have your meal nicely without worrying about the bumpy roads. You can enjoy the lovely views from the windows.

Of course, when you are in a journey by train you don’t have to think or worry about the directions, because it goes on a programmed rout. All you have to do is to reserve a ticket at the right station.

While you are abroad a train you can enjoy doing many of the things you enjoy doing in your living room or even in your bedroom. You can watch movies, play chess, and use your iPod or iPad. You can relax


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 

    Choose the best answer according to the passage you have read. The passage is mainly about .......................

    • A.

      Means of transport

    • B.

      The train

    • C.

      Why the train is the best transportation

    • D.

      The plane is faster than the train

    Correct Answer
    C. Why the train is the best transportation
    Explanation
    The passage focuses on explaining why the train is considered the best mode of transportation. It likely discusses the advantages of trains over other means of transport, such as their reliability, affordability, and environmental friendliness. The passage may also mention the convenience and comfort provided by trains compared to other options.

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  • 2. 

    The writer thinks that the train is safer because ......................... 

    • A.

      It is on land.

    • B.

      It doesn't need a driver.

    • C.

      It is programmed to go on tracks by itself.

    • D.

      It is strong

    Correct Answer
    C. It is programmed to go on tracks by itself.
    Explanation
    The writer believes that the train is safer because it is programmed to go on tracks by itself. This implies that the train does not rely on human intervention or error, reducing the risk of accidents caused by human factors such as driver fatigue or error. Additionally, the train's ability to follow a predetermined track ensures that it stays on a designated path, minimizing the chances of derailment or collision with other objects.

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  • 3. 

    The  human driver is more dangerous than an auto driving because

    • A.

      He may lose the way

    • B.

      He may lose control

    • C.

      He may become hungry

    • D.

      He may get thirsty

    Correct Answer
    B. He may lose control
    Explanation
    The human driver is more dangerous than an auto driving because they may lose control of the vehicle. Unlike an automated system, humans can be prone to distractions, fatigue, and errors in judgment, which can lead to accidents. Losing control of the vehicle can result in serious consequences, such as veering off the road, colliding with other vehicles, or causing injury to themselves or others. Therefore, the potential for human error makes them more dangerous compared to an automated driving system.

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  • 4. 

    The author thinks the train is more comfortable because..............

    • A.

      You can stretch your legs

    • B.

      You don't disturb others

    • C.

      Seats are comfortable and large

    • D.

      You can eat your meal

    Correct Answer
    C. Seats are comfortable and large
    Explanation
    The author believes that the train is more comfortable because the seats are comfortable and large. This suggests that the author finds the seating arrangement on trains to be spacious and cozy, allowing for a comfortable journey. The size and comfort of the seats contribute to a more enjoyable and relaxing travel experience compared to other modes of transportation.

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  • 5. 

    You can eat your meal in the train well because the road is ....................................

    • A.

      Smooth

    • B.

      Rough

    • C.

      On a trail

    • D.

      Not busy

    Correct Answer
    C. On a trail
    Explanation
    Eating a meal on a train is possible when the road is smooth or on a trail. This suggests that the train is traveling on a stable and level track, allowing passengers to comfortably consume their meals without the risk of spills or discomfort.

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  • 6. 

    The  word " destination" in paragraph 1 means ......................

    • A.

      End place

    • B.

      Begining

    • C.

      Home

    • D.

      Vehicle

    Correct Answer
    A. End place
    Explanation
    The word "destination" in paragraph 1 refers to the end place where someone or something is going. It signifies the final location or goal of a journey or a trip.

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  • 7. 

    The word ' afford' in paragraph 6 means 

    • A.

      Can ride

    • B.

      Can buy

    • C.

      Can drive

    • D.

      Can fly

    Correct Answer
    B. Can buy
    Explanation
    The word 'afford' in paragraph 6 means being able to buy something.

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  • 8. 

    "Not to mention " in paragraph 1 means ...................

    • A.

      I don't like to say

    • B.

      Don't say

    • C.

      Think

    • D.

      And

    Correct Answer
    D. And
    Explanation
    The phrase "Not to mention" in paragraph 1 is used to introduce an additional point or idea that supports the previous statement. It is often used to emphasize that there is more to consider or to highlight something that may have been overlooked. In this context, "and" is the correct answer as it effectively connects the phrase "Not to mention" with the rest of the sentence, indicating that there is more information to follow.

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  • 9. 

    "it" in paragraph 2 line 2 refers to ................

    • A.

      The rails

    • B.

      The train

    • C.

      The road

    • D.

      The driver

    Correct Answer
    B. The train
    Explanation
    In paragraph 2, line 2, the pronoun "it" refers to the train. This can be inferred from the context of the sentence, as the sentence is discussing the movement and speed of the train.

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  • 10. 

    "them" in paragraph 5 line 2 refers to ................

    • A.

      Games

    • B.

      Sockets

    • C.

      I Pods and iPads

    • D.

      Chess

    Correct Answer
    C. I Pods and iPads
    Explanation
    In paragraph 5, the author mentions "them" in reference to the devices mentioned earlier, such as games, sockets, and chess. The only devices mentioned in the options are "i Pods and iPads," so it can be inferred that "them" refers to "i Pods and iPads."

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  • 11. 

    All v.......hicles need fuel.

    Correct Answer
    e
  • 12. 

    The plane is a rel......... able means of transportation.

    Correct Answer
    i
  • 13. 

    Islamic civili.......... ation is great.

    Correct Answer
    z
  • 14. 

    Pa...... ience is a good thing specially with kids.

    Correct Answer
    t

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