Test 2


SECTION 1          Questions 1 - 10

Complete the notes below

Write ONE WORD AND/OR A NUMBER for each answer

Enquiry about joining Youth Council


Name: Roger 

Age: 18

Currently staying in a  during the week

Postal address: 17 ,  Street, Stamford, Lincs


Occupation: student and part-time job as a

Studying  (major subject) and history (minor subject)

Hobbies: does a lot of  , and is interested in the

On Youth Council, wants to work with young people who are

Will come to talk to the Elections Officer next Monday at  pm

Mobile Number: 10 


SECTION 2      Questions 11-20

New staff at theatre

Questions 11 - 12

Choose TWO letters, A-E.

Which TWO changes have been made so far during the refurbishment of the theatre?

A Some rooms now have a different use.

B A different type of seating has been installed

An elevator has been installed

The outside of the building has been repaired

Extra seats have been added

Questions 13 and 14

Choose TWO letters, A-E

Which TWO facilities does the theatre currently offer to the public?

rooms for hire

backstage tours

hire of costumes

a bookshop

a cafe 

Questions 15 and 16

Choose TWO letters, A-E

Which TWO workshops does the theatre currently offer?



making puppets

D make-up



Questions 17-20

Label the plan below.

Write the correct letter, A-G, next to Questions 17-20.

Ground floor plan of theatre


17 box office 

18 theatre manager's office 

19 lighting box 

20 artistic director's office 


SECTION 3    Question 21-30

Questions 21-26

Choose the correct letter, A, B or C

Rocky Bay field trip

21 What do the students agree should be included in their aims?

factors affecting where organisms live

the need to preserve endangered species

techniques for classifying different organisms

22 What equipment did they forget to take on the Field Trip?


a compass

a ruler

23 In Helen's procedure section, Colin suggests a change in

the order in which information is given.

the way the information is divided up.

the amount of information provided

24 What do they say about the method they used to measure wave speed?

A It provides accurate results.

It was simple to carry out.

It required special equipment.

25 What mistake did Helen make when first drawing the map?

She chose the wrong scale

She stood in the wrong place.

She did it at the wrong time.

26 What do they decide to do next with their map?

scan it onto a computer

check it using photographs

add information from the internet

Questions 27 and 28

Choose TWO letters, A-E.

Which TWO problems affecting organisms in the splash zone are mentioned?

lack of water

strong winds

lack of food

high temperatures

large waves

Questions 29 and 30

Choose TWO letter, A-E.

Which TWO reasons for possible error will they include in their report?

inaccurate records of the habitat of organisms

influence on behaviour of organisms by observer

incorrect identification of some organisms

making generalisations from a small sample 

missing some organisms when counting


SECTION 4    Questions 31-40

Complete the notes below

Write ONE WORD ONLY for each answer.




The designer of a public building may need to consider the building's:

  • function
  • physical and 31  context
  • symbolic meaning

Location and concept of the Concert Hall

On the site of a disused 32 

Beside a 33 

The design is based on the concept of a mystery

Building design

It's approached by a 34  for pedestrians

The building is the shape of a 35 

One exterior wall acts as a large 36 


In the auditorium:

  • the floor is built on huge pads made of 37 
  • the walls are made of local wood and are 38  in shape
  • ceiling panels and 39  on walls allow adjestment of acoustics


Some critics say the 40  style of the building is inappropriate