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Section 1 : Questions 1-10

Questions 1-10

Complete the notes below. Write NO MORE THAN THREE WORDS AND/OR A NUMBER for each answer


Contact University:(Example) New South Wales University
Conference start date:   1
Conference location:   2
Reservation phone No.:   3
Cost: $360 for 4 days
Student rate: $180 for 4 days or [$4:50 a day|50 dollars a day|50 for 1 day@50 dollars a day/50 a day]
Contact person:  5
Candidate’s name:John Helatone, a computing technology student from 6  University
Take action fast! 
Closing date for talk:  7
Send outline including:   8
Maximum length:  300 words
Also send:  9
E-mail address:  10
    Section 2 : Questions 11-20

    Questions 11-14

    Complete the notes as you listen. Use NO MORE THAN THREE WORDS for each answer.

    Weekly Cooking Corner – Gingers

    Ginger is a spicy-tasting root related to the bamboo family and has a variety of uses in the kitchen. (Example)

    The Chinese used ginger principally for 11

    Ginger was first grown in 12

    Spice traders were able to get 13 for ginger.

    Ginger was introduced to Australia in the 14 century.

      Questions 15-17

      Complete the table below. Use NO MORE THAN THREE WORDS for each answer.

      Ginger Production in Australia
      High rainfall in Queensland 15
      High 16 Australian ginger was not price competitive
      17 Supplies of ginger ran low

        Questions 18-20

        Complete the fact sheet below. Use NO MORE THAN THREE WORDS for each answer.


        • Cooperative was formed with £ 18 and two wooden vats and 19 of raw ginger.
        • 40% of ginger is used in 20
        • 60% of ginger exported to Asia, Europe and elsewhere.
            Section 3 : Questions 21-30

            Questions 21-25

            Complete the notes below. Use NO MORE THAN THREE WORDS for each answer.

            Opinions about Global Temperature

            • Scientists want to know whether global warming is caused by 21
            • Insulation may cause the Earth to 22
            • There are many 23 on the global climate.
            • The 24 does not remain static.
            • We cannot understand the global climate without understanding 25

                Questions 26-27

                Complete the table. Use NO MORE THAN THREE WORDS for each answer.

                Method used to measure temperatureLocation of instruments
                From thermometers in buoysin the sea
                When water is drawn through the 26 of shipsin the sea
                ATSR (infra-red detector) 27

                  Questions 28-30

                  Choose THREE letters, A-F

                  Which THREE advantages of the ATSR are mentioned by Dr Parkinson?

                  • A
                  • B
                  • C
                  • D
                  • E
                  • F
                    Section 4 : Questions 31-40

                    Questions 31-40

                    Complete the notes below. Write NO MORE THAN THREE WORDS for each answer.

                    How to Make Personal Control of One’s Health

                    •  31 should take charge of their health.

                    • The single greatest threat to health is 32

                    • Disturbing findings about men’s health

                    • the group who was at most risk of early death is 33

                    Possible causes are:

                    • drinking too much alcohol;

                    • heavy smoking;


                    • no adequate exercise.

                    Environmental factors affecting health:

                    • air or water pollution

                    • the threat of 35  is most under-rated.

                    Personal control of one’s health:

                    • A well-funded education campaign will help enhance  36

                    • and many illnesses could be prevented by 37

                    • Do exercises for 38  so you may find someone to join you.

                    • Make adequate 39  prevent sports injury.

                    • Reduce injuries by using 40  techniques.

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