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Section 1 : Questions 1-10

Questions 1-10

You will hear a man called Tim and a woman called Laura discussing preparations for their holiday.

Complete the notes below.

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

Things to do before we go

Example

Collect the currency.

  • Cancel appointment with the 1  (Monday)
  • Begin taking the 2 (Tuesday)
  • Buy 3 , a small bag, a spare 4 , an electrical 5
  • book a 6

Instructions for Laura's mum

  • Feed the cat

Vet's details:

Name: Colin 7

Tel: 8

Address: Fore Street (opposite the 9 )

  • Water the plants
  • Meet the heating engineer on 10
    Section 2 : Questions 11-20

    Questions 11-16

    You will hear a talk on local radio about a ‘short film’ festival in the town of Adbourne.

    Choose the correct answer A, B or C.

    Adbourne Film Festival

    11

    Why was the Film Festival started?

    • A
    • B
    • C
    12

    What is the price range for tickets?

    • A
    • B
    • C
    13

    As well as online, tickets for the films can be obtained

    • A
    • B
    • C
    14

    Last year’s winning film was about

    • A
    • B
    • C
    15

    This year the competition prize is

    • A
    • B
    • C
    16

    The deadline for entering a film in the competition is the end of

    • A
    • B
    • C

    Questions 17-18

    Choose TWO letters, A-E.

    What TWO main criteria are used to judge the film competition?

    • A
    • B
    • C
    • D
    • E

      Questions 19-20

      Choose TWO letters, A-E.

      What TWO changes will be made to the competition next year?

      • A
      • B
      • C
      • D
      • E
        Section 3 : Questions 21-30

        Questions 21-24

        You will hear two undergraduates doing a research methods course - a girl called Leela and a boy called Jake - having a seminar with their tutor.

        Choose the correct letter, A, B or C.

        Research on web-based crosswords

        21

        Leela and Jake chose this article because

        • A
        • B
        • C
        22

        How did Leela and Jake persuade students to take part in their research?

        • A
        • B
        • C
        23

        Leela and Jake changed the design of the original questionnaire because

        • A
        • B
        • C
        24

        Leela was surprised by the fact that

        • A
        • B
        • C

        Questions 25-26

        Choose TWO letters, A-E.

        What TWO things did respondents say they liked most about doing the crossword?

        • A
        • B
        • C
        • D
        • E

          Questions 27-28

          Choose TWO letters, A-E.

          In which TWO areas did these research findings differ from those of the original study?

          • A
          • B
          • C
          • D
          • E

            Questions 29-30

            Choose TWO letters, A-E.

            What TWO skills did Leela and Jake agree they had learned from the project?

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

              Questions 31-40

              You will hear a postgraduate psychology student talking to other students about a job-satisfaction study he has investigated.

              Complete the sentences below.

              Write NO MORE THAN TWO WORDS for each answer.

              Job satisfaction study

              Workers involved in the study were employed at a 31

              Despite some apparent differences between groups of workers, the survey results were statistically  32

              The speaker analysed the study's  33 to identify any problems with it.

              The various sub-groups were  34 in size.

              Workers in the part-time group were mainly 35

              The  36 of workers who agreed to take part in the study was disappointing.

              Researchers were unable to  37 the circumstances in which workers filled out the questionnaire.

              In future, the overall size of the  38 should be increased.

              In future studies, workers should be prevented from having discussions with 39

              Workers should be reassured that their responses to questions are 40       

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