Test 2


PART 1   Questions 1-10

Complete the notes below.

Write ONE WORD AND/OR A NUMBER for each answer.



 Personal information

 Name     Julie Anne Garcia

Contact phone : 1 

Date of birth  : 2  , 1991

Occupation  works as a

Insurance company : 4  Life Insurance

 Details of the problem

Type of problem pain in her left

When it began : 6  ago

Action already taken has taken painkillers and applied ice

 Other information

Sports played belongs to a  club

   goes  regularly

Medical history : injured her  last year

     no allergies

     no regualr medication apart from 10 


Part 2   Questions 11-20

Questions 11-15

Choose the correct letter, A, B or C.

Visit to Branley Castle

11 Before Queen Elizabeth I visited the castle in 1576,

 A  repairs were carried out to the guest rooms.

 B  a new building was constructed for her.

 C  a fire damaged part of the main hall.

12 In 1982, the castle was sold to

 A  the government

 B  the Fenys family

 C  an entertainment company.

13 In some of the rooms, visitors can

 A  speak to experts on the history of the castle.

 B  interact with actors dressed as famous characters

 C  see models of historical figures moving and talking

14 In the castle park. visitors can

 A  see an 800-year-old tree.

 B  go to an art exhibition

 C  visit a small zoo

15 At the end of the visit, the group will have

 A  afternoon tea in the conservatory

 B  the chance to meet the castle's owners.

 C  a photograph together on the Great Staircase.


Questions 16-20

Label the plan below.

Write the correct letter, A-H, next to Questions 16-20.

Branley Castle

16 Starting point for walking the walls 

17 Bow and arrow display  

18 Hunting birds display  

19 Traditional dancing 

20 Shop 


PART 3   Questions 21-30

Questions 21-24

Choose the correct letter, A, B or C.

Woolly mammoths on St Paul's Island

21 How will Rosie and Martin introduce their presentation?

 A  with a drawing of woolly mammoths in their natural habitat

 B  with a timeline showing when woolly mammoths lived

 C  with a video clip about woolly mammoths

22 What was surprising about the mammoth tooth found by Russell Graham?

 A  It was still embedded in the mammoth's jawbone.

 B  It was from an unknown species of mammoth

 C  It was not as old as mammoth remains from elsewhere

23 The students will use an animated diagram to demonstrate how the mammoths

 A  became isolated on the island

 B  spread from the islandto other areas.

 C  coexisted with other animals on the island

24 According to Martin, what is unusual about the date of the mammoth's extinction on the island?

 A  how exact it is

 how early it is

 C  how it was established


Questions 25-30

What action will the students take for each of the following sections of their presentation?

Choose SIX answers from the box and write the correct letter, A-H, next to Questions 25-30.


 A make it more interactive

 reduce visual input

 add personal opinions

 contact one of the researchers 

 make detailed notes

 find information online

 check timing

 organise the content more clearly

Sections of presentation

25 Introduction  

26 Discovery of the mammoth tooth 

27 Initial questions asked by the researchers 

28 Further research carried out on the island 

29 Findings and possible explanations 

30 Relevance to the present day 


PART 4   Questions 31-40

Complete the notes below.

Write ONE WORD ONLY for each answer

The history of weather forecasting

 Ancient cultures

  • many cultures believed that floods and other disasters were involved in the creation of the world
  • many cultures invented 31  and other ceremonies to make the weather gods friendly
  • people needed to observe and interpret the sky to ensure their 32 
  • around 650 BC, Babylonians started forecasting, using weather phenomena such as 33 
  • by 300 BC, the Chinese had a calendar made up of a number of 34  connected with the weather

 Ancient Greeks

  • a more scientific approach
  • Aristotle tried to explain the formation of various weather phenomena
  • Aristotle also described the haloes and 35 

 Middle Ages

  • Aristotle's work considered accurate
  • many proverbs, e.g. about the significance of the colour of the 36  , passed on accurate information

 15th - 19th centuries

  • 15th century scientists recodnised value of 37  for the first time
  • Galileo invented the 38  
  • Pascal showed relationship between atmospheric pressure and altitude
  • from the 17th century, scientists could measure atmospheric pressure and temperature
  • 18th century : Franklin identified the movement of 39  
  • 19th century data from different locations could be sent to the same place by 40