Final Test English Grade 8th

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  • 1. 

    Read the text and answer the questions On Saturday, 20th April 2003, Aaron Ralston went climbing in the Utah National Park USA. He didn’t tell his friends or family and he took no mobile phone at all. Later, there was a terrible accident. An enormous rock trapped Aaron’s arm. He was there for six days. He could not sleep at night because it was very cold. He did not drink any fresh water, and there was not any food to eat. Besides, he did not see many people. Fortunately, Aaron was safe on the sixth day he escaped. He amputated his trapped arm with a small knife. Then he walked six miles. Finally a helicopter saw and rescued him. Aaron wrote a book about his experience. Now he climbs with an artificial arm, 
    1. What did Aaron do on Saturday 20th April 2003?
    2. Why Aaron could not drink and eat at that time?
    3. How did Aaron escape from the accident?

  • 2. 

    Make questions with the Past simple! 
    1. You / take a photo / yesterday?
    2. He / read a book / in the library / 2 days ago?
    3. She / got a good mark / in the test?

  • 3. 

    Make sentences with the Past simple or Past continuous form!
    1. While we (swim) we (see) some dolphins in the water.
    2. I (drop) a plate while I (make) dinner
    3. They (have dinner) when the phone (ring)

  • 4. 

    Tya is 12 years old. Ryan is 14 years old. Hendrick is 13 years old.Make sentences comparative and superlative based on the data! 

  • 5. 

    Make sentences in the present simple and present continuous form!
    1. Max / play / basketball / at the weekend / but / he / not play / today
    2. Andy / usually / sit / with Adam / but / she / sit / with me / today
    3. Allen / hardly ever / do / sport / but / she / do / athletics / at the moment

  • 6. 

    Rudy : Hi! I’m Rudy. What’s your name?Ben   : My name’s Ben. Where are you from Rudy?Rudy : I’m from Munich. I was born thereBen   : Oh, I see. What’s Rudy’s nationality?

    • A.

      He is American

    • B.

      He is British

    • C.

      He is Germany

    • D.

      He is French

    Correct Answer
    C. He is Germany
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "He is Germany" because Rudy mentioned that he is from Munich, which is located in Germany. This implies that his nationality is German.

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  • 7. 

    I and my friends usually _____________ skateboarding in the street on Saturday morning

    • A.

      Go

    • B.

      Play

    • C.

      Do

    • D.

      Playing

    Correct Answer
    A. Go
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "go" because it is the appropriate verb to use when talking about engaging in an activity or participating in a sport. In this case, the sentence is referring to the speaker and their friends engaging in the activity of skateboarding.

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  • 8. 

    James always ___________ his homework after school.

    • A.

      Do

    • B.

      Does

    • C.

      Did

    • D.

      Doing

    Correct Answer
    B. Does
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "does" because it matches the subject "James" which is third person singular. In English, when the subject is a singular third person, the verb form should be "does" in the present tense.

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  • 9. 

    Linda : Who is the man in your house?Leny  : Oh, he’s my brother. Have you met ___________ before?

    • A.

      Us

    • B.

      Him

    • C.

      He

    • D.

      Them

    Correct Answer
    B. Him
    Explanation
    In the conversation, Leny is referring to a specific person in her house who is a man. The pronoun "him" is used to refer to a male person, so it is the correct answer to complete the sentence.

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  • 10. 

    My uncle has a lot of jobs to finish, ___________ ?

    • A.

      Doesn’t he

    • B.

      Has she

    • C.

      Does he

    • D.

      Doesn’t she

    Correct Answer
    A. Doesn’t he
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "doesn't he". This is because the question is asking for confirmation or agreement with the statement that the uncle has a lot of jobs to finish. In English, when we use a positive statement, we typically use a negative tag question to seek agreement, so "doesn't he" is the appropriate tag question to use in this case.

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  • 11. 

    NO LITTER This notice means __________ 

    • A.

      Throw your rubbish here

    • B.

      Do not throw rubbish here

    • C.

      Bring your own rubbish

    • D.

      Do not pick up the rubbish

    Correct Answer
    B. Do not throw rubbish here
    Explanation
    This notice means that you should not throw rubbish in this area.

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  • 12. 

    Read the text and answer questions number 7 - 10Wild lifeNowadays many jungles in the world are threatened to extinction. Elephant in Africa, tigers in India, seals in the North and South poles, pandas in China, one horned rhinoceros in Indonesia.Human being has damaged the wild life. People hunt animals in order to get the advantages. They don’t pay attention to the importance of the conversation. They don’t understand that the life of the forest has a relative with the live of human being. They cut the tress to get a farming field. However, it threatens the environment.Each government in the world gives attention seriously to nature. Singariti National Park in Kalimanjaro valley, Kenya, is known as wild conservation. We find a lot of animals in it. National park in Ujung Kulon, West Java is also known as wild conservation. These conservations are helpful to keep animals from the extinction due the human.We must be ware that the existence of relation between the human life and the environment is very important.From the story we know that ______________

    • A.

      The animals must be protected

    • B.

      We must destroy the conservation

    • C.

      The conservation is not important for us

    • D.

      There is no conservation in Indonesia

    Correct Answer
    A. The animals must be protected
    Explanation
    The given correct answer states that "The animals must be protected." This is supported by the information in the passage that discusses how human activities, such as hunting and deforestation, have led to the endangerment of various animal species. The passage also mentions the existence of national parks and conservations as efforts to protect animals from extinction. Therefore, the answer accurately reflects the importance of protecting animals and their habitats.

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  • 13. 

    Where is Singariti National Park located?

    • A.

      Africa

    • B.

      America

    • C.

      Australia

    • D.

      Asia

    Correct Answer
    A. Africa
  • 14. 

    We may not destroy the jungles, kill the animals, cut the trees carelessly because they are important ____________

    • A.

      For our life

    • B.

      As a wild life

    • C.

      As a dangerous area

    • D.

      For hunting animals

    Correct Answer
    A. For our life
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "for our life" because the sentence suggests that the jungles, animals, and trees are important for our survival or well-being. This implies that they provide resources or services that are necessary for human life, such as oxygen, habitat, or food.

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  • 15. 

    What is the advantage of the conservation?

    • A.

      We can cut the trees to build our house

    • B.

      To protect the animals from extinction due to human

    • C.

      We can live there safely without working

    • D.

      Option 4

    Correct Answer
    B. To protect the animals from extinction due to human
    Explanation
    The advantage of conservation is to protect animals from extinction due to human activities. Conservation efforts aim to preserve and sustainably manage natural resources and habitats, ensuring that ecosystems are protected and species are not driven to extinction. By conserving and protecting animals and their habitats, we can maintain biodiversity and prevent the loss of valuable species. This is crucial for the overall health and balance of ecosystems and for the future well-being of both wildlife and humans.

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  • 16. 

    A : I saw you in the “GOOD” supermarket yesterday. What did you buy there?B : Well, I ___________ soap. Toothpaste, and shampoo.

    • A.

      Buy

    • B.

      Bought

    • C.

      Was buying

    • D.

      Have bought

    Correct Answer
    B. Bought
    Explanation
    In the conversation, B is talking about a past event, specifically what they bought at the supermarket. The correct answer is "bought" because it is the past tense form of the verb "buy."

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  • 17. 

    Listen! The teacher ____________ the lesson.

    • A.

      Explains

    • B.

      Explained

    • C.

      is explaining

    • D.

      Was explaining

    Correct Answer
    C. is explaining
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "is explaining" because the sentence is in the present tense and the word "listen" indicates that the action is happening in the present moment. Therefore, the teacher is currently explaining the lesson.

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  • 18. 

    Alan      : Susan, who’s your favorite sport star?Susan    : Valentino Rossi and Lionel Messi. _________ of them are very good in their career.

    • A.

      Most

    • B.

      Every

    • C.

      Some

    • D.

      Both

    Correct Answer
    D. Both
    Explanation
    Both Valentino Rossi and Lionel Messi are very good in their career.

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  • 19. 

    Mr. Chan : Welcome to Jakarta!Mr. Bill: Thanks. It’s terrific cityMr. Chan: Yes. It’s the busiest city in Indonesia. By the way, __________ I will take you round the city this afternoon.Mr. Bill: Great. I’d love to. I want to see the miniature Park of Indonesia and the National Monument 

    • A.

      Because you are not tired

    • B.

      If you are not tired

    • C.

      if you are tired

    • D.

      After you take a bath

    Correct Answer
    B. If you are not tired
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "if you are not tired." This is because Mr. Chan is offering to take Mr. Bill around the city in the afternoon, implying that it would be a walking or sightseeing tour. If Mr. Bill is tired, he may not be able to fully enjoy or participate in the tour. Therefore, if Mr. Bill is not tired, he can join Mr. Chan for the city tour.

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  • 20. 

    My mum ______________ a new t-shirt for me three weeks ago.

    • A.

      Buy

    • B.

      Buys

    • C.

      Bought

    • D.

      Is buying

    Correct Answer
    C. Bought
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "bought" because it is the past tense form of the verb "buy." This indicates that the action of purchasing the new t-shirt for me occurred in the past, specifically three weeks ago.

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  • 21. 

    My mobile rang, while ______________ a bath.

    • A.

      I had

    • B.

      I was having

    • C.

      I have

    • D.

      I do

    Correct Answer
    B. I was having
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "I was having". This is because the sentence is in the past continuous tense, indicating an ongoing action in the past. The phrase "while I was having a bath" suggests that the action of having a bath was happening at the same time as the mobile ringing.

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  • 22. 

    They ________________ to Bandung last month for 2 days.

    • A.

      Go

    • B.

      Gone

    • C.

      Went

    • D.

      Are going

    Correct Answer
    C. Went
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "went" because it is the past tense form of the verb "go." It indicates that the action of going to Bandung occurred in the past, specifically last month, and lasted for 2 days.

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  • 23. 

    “I think pizza is very tasty”. The similar of the Italic word is ________ .

    • A.

      Salty

    • B.

      Sweet

    • C.

      Sweet

    • D.

      Delicious

    Correct Answer
    D. Delicious
    Explanation
    The word "tasty" in the sentence expresses a positive and enjoyable taste experience. The word "delicious" has a similar meaning to "tasty" and also conveys the idea of something being enjoyable and pleasing to the taste buds. Therefore, "delicious" is the most appropriate similar word in this context.

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  • 24. 

    Tommy is 45 kgJack is 52 kgThomas is 48 kg The true statement is ____________

    • A.

      Jack is lighter than Thomas

    • B.

      Tommy is heavier than Jack

    • C.

      Thomas is the lightest

    • D.

      Jack is the heaviest

    Correct Answer
    D. Jack is the heaviest
    Explanation
    Based on the given weights, Tommy is the lightest at 45 kg, followed by Thomas at 48 kg, and Jack is the heaviest at 52 kg. Therefore, the true statement is that Jack is the heaviest.

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  • 25. 

    Luke and Jason ___________ a comedy film last night 

    • A.

      Watch

    • B.

      Watches

    • C.

      Watched

    • D.

      Is watching

    Correct Answer
    C. Watched
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "watched". In this sentence, the verb should be in the past tense to indicate that Luke and Jason already completed the action of watching a comedy film last night. "Watched" is the past tense form of the verb "watch" and is the appropriate choice in this context.

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  • 26. 

    They don’t want go to the cinema because the tickets are ….

    • A.

      Cheap

    • B.

      Bad

    • C.

      brilliant

    • D.

      Expensive

    Correct Answer
    D. Expensive
    Explanation
    The given correct answer is "expensive". This suggests that the reason they don't want to go to the cinema is because the tickets are costly.

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  • 27. 

    Complete following text is for number 22 – 24. Mrs. Donita is a ______________ (22). She always _____________ (23) to campus. She ______________ (24) her students in the morning and gives supervision in the afternoon. She always goes home late since there are so many works that must be done. 

    • A.

      A lecture

    • B.

      Lecturer

    • C.

      Lecturing

    • D.

      Lectured

    Correct Answer
    B. Lecturer
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "lecturer". In the given text, it is mentioned that Mrs. Donita is a lecturer. She goes to campus, meets her students, and provides supervision, which are all tasks typically associated with a lecturer. Additionally, the fact that she goes home late due to the workload suggests that she has a job that involves teaching and other responsibilities, which aligns with the role of a lecturer.

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  • 28. 

    23. ________________

    • A.

      Go

    • B.

      Goes

    • C.

      Is going

    • D.

      Went

    Correct Answer
    B. Goes
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "goes". This is the third person singular form of the verb "go" in the present tense. It is used when referring to someone or something that is currently taking action in the present. For example, "He goes to work every day."

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  • 29. 

    ________________

    • A.

      Teach

    • B.

      Taught

    • C.

      Teaches

    • D.

      teaching

    Correct Answer
    C. Teaches
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "teaches" because it is the present tense form of the verb "teach". In this context, "teaches" is the correct form to use when referring to someone who currently instructs or imparts knowledge to others.

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  • 30. 

    Arrange the words into a good sentence!Forest – receive – also – a – amount – high – rainfall – of – rain     1              2            3        4          5              6            7           8        9 The best arrangement is ____________

    • A.

      9 – 1 – 3 – 2 – 4 – 6 – 5 – 7 – 8

    • B.

      9 – 1 – 3 – 2 – 4 – 6 – 5 – 7 – 8

    • C.

      9 – 1 – 3 – 2 – 4 – 7 – 6 – 8 – 5

    • D.

      1 – 9 – 3 – 2 – 4 – 6 – 5 – 8 – 7

    Correct Answer
    B. 9 – 1 – 3 – 2 – 4 – 6 – 5 – 7 – 8
  • 31. 

    We  ________ judo on Saturday morning.

    • A.

      Play

    • B.

      Go

    • C.

      Going

    • D.

      Do

    Correct Answer
    D. Do
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "do" because "do" is the correct verb to use when talking about practicing or participating in a sport or activity. In this case, the sentence is referring to practicing judo on Saturday morning, so "do" is the appropriate verb to fill in the blank.

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  • 32. 

    I was watching TV when the phone _____________

    • A.

      Ring

    • B.

      Rings

    • C.

      Rang

    • D.

      Rung

    Correct Answer
    C. Rang
    Explanation
    The verb "watching" indicates that the sentence is in the past continuous tense. Since the action of watching TV was already in progress, the phone ringing must also be in the past. Therefore, the correct form of the verb "ring" in the past tense is "rang".

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  • 33. 

    While we were swimming, we ____________ some dolphins in the water

    • A.

      See

    • B.

      Saw

    • C.

      Seen

    • D.

      Seeing

    Correct Answer
    B. Saw
    Explanation
    While we were swimming, we saw some dolphins in the water. This is the correct answer because "saw" is the past tense form of the verb "see." In the given sentence, the action of seeing the dolphins happened in the past while the speaker was swimming. Therefore, "saw" is the appropriate verb form to use in this context.

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  • 34. 

    Allan arrived, while I ___________ for test.

    • A.

      Study

    • B.

      Studied

    • C.

      Were studying

    • D.

      Was studying

    Correct Answer
    D. Was studying
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "was studying" because it indicates that the action of studying was already in progress when Allan arrived. The past continuous tense "was studying" is used to describe an ongoing action in the past.

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  • 35. 

    I usually do my homework after school, but … guitar at the moment.

    • A.

      I play

    • B.

      I’m play

    • C.

      I plays

    • D.

      I’m playing

    Correct Answer
    D. I’m playing
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "I'm playing." This is because the sentence is in the present tense and the word "but" indicates a contrast between two actions. The phrase "after school" suggests a habitual action, while "at the moment" suggests a current action. Therefore, the present continuous tense "I'm playing" is the most appropriate choice to indicate that the person is currently playing the guitar instead of doing their homework.

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  • 36. 

    Librarian  : Your library card, please?Student : Oops. _____________ I forgot to bring it!Librarian  : So, you can’t borrow this book

    • A.

      How come

    • B.

      I’m sad

    • C.

      I’m sorry

    • D.

      With my pleasure

    Correct Answer
    C. I’m sorry
    Explanation
    The student apologizes for forgetting to bring their library card, indicating that they are aware of their mistake and expressing regret for it. This response acknowledges the librarian's request and shows understanding of the consequence of not having the library card, which is not being able to borrow the book.

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  • 37. 

    Leo          : Mum, I have won the chess sompetitionMother    : __________________

    • A.

      Of course

    • B.

      Sure

    • C.

      congratulation!

    • D.

      I’m sorry

    Correct Answer
    C. congratulation!
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "congratulation!" because the mother is responding to Leo's announcement of winning the chess competition. This response shows support and excitement for Leo's achievement.

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  • 38. 

    This following text is for number 33 – 35    Dear Nanda,Let’s have fun at my 13th birthday party.Please come to my house on Sunday, June 5th, 2011. The partystarts at 3-5 P.M. it’s all overI won’t be happy without your comingShinta  Why did Shinta sent the text above?

    • A.

      To invite Nanda to come to Shinta’s birthday party

    • B.

      To tell about her birthday party

    • C.

      To describe about her birthday party

    • D.

      To celebrate her birthday party

    Correct Answer
    A. To invite Nanda to come to Shinta’s birthday party
    Explanation
    The text above is a birthday invitation sent by Shinta to Nanda. Shinta specifically mentions that she wants Nanda to come to her 13th birthday party, indicating that the purpose of the text is to invite Nanda to the party.

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  • 39. 

    How long will the party be held?

    • A.

      One hour

    • B.

      Two hours

    • C.

      three hours

    • D.

      A day

    Correct Answer
    B. Two hours
    Explanation
    The party will be held for two hours.

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  • 40. 

    The party will be held ___________

    • A.

      In the morning

    • B.

      In the evening

    • C.

      In the night

    • D.

      In the afternoon

    Correct Answer
    B. In the evening
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "In the evening" because it is the most appropriate time for holding a party. Parties are usually held in the evening when people are free from work or other commitments and can relax and enjoy themselves. Holding a party in the morning, afternoon, or at night may not be as suitable as it may conflict with people's schedules or disrupt their sleep patterns. Therefore, "In the evening" is the best choice for holding a party.

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  • 41. 

    All the dancer wear cool clothes and special effects are amazing. The Italic word is similar to ….

    • A.

      Awesome

    • B.

      Slow

    • C.

      worst

    • D.

      Old-fashioned

    Correct Answer
    A. Awesome
    Explanation
    The given statement mentions that all the dancers wear cool clothes and the special effects are amazing. This suggests that the overall experience of watching the dancers is impressive and exciting. The word "awesome" is similar to the description provided, as it also conveys a sense of admiration and amazement.

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  • 42. 

    Anton     : Which one better, travelling by a bus or a taxi?Didi    : Of course by taxi, but travelling by bus is ___________ than taxiAnto : Thanks a lot. I’ll take a bus

    • A.

      More expensive

    • B.

      Expensive

    • C.

      Cheaper

    • D.

      Cheap

    Correct Answer
    C. Cheaper
    Explanation
    Didi is comparing the cost of traveling by bus and taxi. She states that traveling by taxi is more expensive than traveling by bus. Therefore, the correct answer is "cheaper," indicating that traveling by bus is less expensive than traveling by taxi. Anton, understanding this, decides to take a bus instead of a taxi.

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  • 43. 

    “We need to spend a lot of money to get good nets, rackets, and shuttlecocks.”The Italic word has similar meaning with ___________

    • A.

      Earn

    • B.

      Give

    • C.

      Lend

    • D.

      Pay out

    Correct Answer
    D. Pay out
    Explanation
    The word "pay out" in the given sentence means to spend a lot of money. It is used to indicate the act of making a significant financial expenditure in order to acquire good nets, rackets, and shuttlecocks.

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  • 44. 

    I ___________ them while they were walking home from school.

    • A.

      Meet

    • B.

      Met

    • C.

      Meets

    • D.

      is meeting

    Correct Answer
    B. Met
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "met" because it is the past tense form of the verb "meet." In this sentence, the action of meeting "them" occurred in the past while "they were walking home from school."

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  • 45. 

    We _____________ for the bus when it started to rain

    • A.

      Wait

    • B.

      Are waiting

    • C.

      Was waiting

    • D.

      Were waiting

    Correct Answer
    D. Were waiting
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "were waiting" because it indicates that the action of waiting for the bus started in the past and was ongoing when it started to rain. The past continuous tense "were waiting" is used to describe an action that was happening at a specific point in the past.

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  • 46. 

    Andhika is generous. But his sister is _________. The opposites of that adjective is _________

    • A.

      Moody

    • B.

      Lazy

    • C.

      Talkative

    • D.

      Selfish

    Correct Answer
    D. Selfish
    Explanation
    Andhika is described as generous, indicating that he is willing to give and share with others. The opposite of generous would be selfish, meaning that someone is focused on their own needs and desires without considering others. Therefore, it can be inferred that Andhika's sister is selfish based on the given information.

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  • 47. 

    Mt. Everest is the ____________ mountain in the world.

    • A.

      Higher

    • B.

      Highest

    • C.

      Further

    • D.

      Furthest

    Correct Answer
    B. Highest
    Explanation
    Mt. Everest is the highest mountain in the world because it has the greatest elevation above sea level compared to any other mountain. Its peak reaches an astonishing height of 29,029 feet (8,848 meters), making it the ultimate pinnacle for mountaineers and adventurers. The term "highest" is used to describe Mt. Everest's position in relation to other mountains, indicating that it surpasses them all in terms of altitude.

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  • 48. 

    Arrange into good sentence!got – long – nose – curly – and – has – Amanda – hair – pointed  1        2            3           4          5         6             7              8            9 The best arrangement is ___________

    • A.

      7 – 6 – 1 – 4 – 2 – 8 – 5 – 9 – 3

    • B.

      7 – 6 – 1 – 2 – 4 – 8 – 5 – 9 – 3

    • C.

      7 – 6 – 1 – 9 – 2 – 3 – 5 – 4 – 8

    • D.

      7 – 6 – 1 – 9 – 2 – 3 – 5 – 8 – 4

    Correct Answer
    B. 7 – 6 – 1 – 2 – 4 – 8 – 5 – 9 – 3
  • 49. 

    Diana is in the living room now. She ___________ TV with his father.

    • A.

      Is watching

    • B.

      Are watching

    • C.

      Was watching

    • D.

      Am watching

    Correct Answer
    A. Is watching
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "is watching" because the subject "Diana" is singular and in the present tense. Therefore, the verb "watching" should be in the present tense as well.

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  • 50. 

    Carli _________ his homework when I arrived at her house last night.

    • A.

      Was doing

    • B.

      Was done

    • C.

      Is doing

    • D.

      Were doing

    Correct Answer
    A. Was doing
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "was doing". This is because the sentence is describing an action that was in progress at a specific point in the past. The past continuous tense "was doing" is used to indicate this ongoing action.

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