Motocross (Sp08reading8)

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  • 1. 

    Under the subheading “Hurdle,” the word impediments refers to things that —

    • A.

      Block the way

    • B.

      Refresh a tired biker

    • C.

      Make the pavement hot

    • D.

      Announce road conditions

    Correct Answer
    A. Block the way
    Explanation
    The word "impediments" in the context of the subheading "Hurdle" refers to things that block the way. This means that impediments are obstacles or barriers that prevent progress or movement.

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  • 2. 

    Which of these questions is not answered in the “Five Modes of Play” section?

    • A.

      How many stunts are there in the Flex mode?

    • B.

      What type of bike is used in the Super-Moto mode?

    • C.

      Are there many challenges in the Tyro mode?

    • D.

      What types of obstacles are common in the Hurdle mode?

    Correct Answer
    B. What type of bike is used in the Super-Moto mode?
    Explanation
    The question "What type of bike is used in the Super-Moto mode?" is not answered in the "Five Modes of Play" section.

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  • 3. 

    If a player has trouble with the Flex mode, he or she will most likely —

    • A.

      Be unable to win the Tyro mode

    • B.

      Have little difficulty playing the Super-Moto mode

    • C.

      Be ready to win the Endurance mode

    • D.

      Need practice before playing the Hurdle mode

    Correct Answer
    D. Need practice before playing the Hurdle mode
    Explanation
    If a player has trouble with the Flex mode, it implies that they are not skilled enough or familiar with the game mechanics. Therefore, they would need practice before playing the Hurdle mode, as it is likely to be more challenging and require a higher level of skill. The other options, such as winning the Tyro mode or having little difficulty in the Super-Moto mode, do not necessarily indicate the need for practice or skill improvement.

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  • 4. 

    A flashing caution sign alerts the player that —

    • A.

      An intersection is ahead

    • B.

      A new mode of play is beginning

    • C.

      The course has obstructions

    • D.

      The game will end in 10 seconds

    Correct Answer
    C. The course has obstructions
    Explanation
    The flashing caution sign alerts the player that the course has obstructions. This means that there are obstacles or barriers on the course that the player needs to be cautious of while playing the game. The flashing sign serves as a warning to the player to be prepared for potential challenges or difficulties ahead.

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  • 5. 

    According to the instructions, a player would choose “Flex” mode if he or she wanted to —

    • A.

      Encounter multiple roadblocks

    • B.

      Bike through remote areas

    • C.

      Demonstrate all bike skills

    • D.

      Ride multiple bikes

    Correct Answer
    D. Ride multiple bikes
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "ride multiple bikes". The question is asking about the reason why a player would choose the "Flex" mode. Among the given options, the only one that aligns with this is the ability to ride multiple bikes. This suggests that in the "Flex" mode, the player has the option to switch between different bikes, allowing for a more versatile and varied gameplay experience.

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  • 6. 

    The word intersections under “Hurdle” mode is composed of a —

    • A.

      Root word meaning count and a suffix meaning capable of

    • B.

      Root word meaning drive and a suffix meaning relating to

    • C.

      Prefix meaning between and a root word meaning to cut

    • D.

      Prefix meaning against and a root word meaning person

    Correct Answer
    C. Prefix meaning between and a root word meaning to cut
    Explanation
    The word "intersections" is composed of the prefix "inter-" meaning between and the root word "sections" meaning to cut. The prefix "inter-" indicates that something is happening between or among different things, and the root word "sections" suggests that something is being cut or divided. Therefore, the combination of these elements in the word "intersections" implies that it refers to the points where different things are cut or divided in between.

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  • 7. 

    According to the diagram, which of these could easily be operated with either the right or left hand?

    • A.

      Brake

    • B.

      On/Off Button

    • C.

      Gear Shift

    • D.

      Mode Switch

    Correct Answer
    B. On/Off Button
    Explanation
    The On/Off Button could easily be operated with either the right or left hand because it is a simple push-button that does not require any specific hand dexterity or strength. It is designed to be easily accessible and pressed with either hand, making it convenient for both right-handed and left-handed individuals to use.

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  • 8. 

    Which of the following readouts appears when the game begins and ends?

    • A.

      Current speed

    • B.

      Position of racers

    • C.

      Time elapsed

    • D.

      Record time

    Correct Answer
    D. Record time
    Explanation
    The readout that appears when the game begins and ends is the "Record time." This readout displays the best time achieved in the game, which is recorded at the end of each race. It serves as a reference for players to compare their performance and strive to beat their own or others' previous records. The record time is not affected by the current speed, position of racers, or time elapsed during the game.

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  • 9. 

    Which question is not answered in the illustration of the Motocross Bikeway DLX?

    • A.

      How many gears are there?

    • B.

      What button turns the game on and off?

    • C.

      How are the handlebars operated?

    • D.

      Does the game have a brake?

    Correct Answer
    A. How many gears are there?
    Explanation
    The question "How many gears are there?" is not answered in the illustration of the Motocross Bikeway DLX. The illustration does not provide any information or depiction of the gears on the bike.

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  • 10. 

    Look at this Venn diagram based on the instructions.What words belong in the blanks?

    • A.

      Obstacles, Challenges

    • B.

      Different Bikes, Jumps

    • C.

      Intersections, Populated Areas

    • D.

      Outdoor Course, Stadium Course

    Correct Answer
    A. Obstacles, Challenges
    Explanation
    The Venn diagram represents two sets: "Obstacles" and "Challenges". The words "Obstacles" and "Challenges" are the correct answers for the blanks in the Venn diagram. These words are the common elements that belong to both sets, as indicated by the overlapping region in the diagram.

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