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Master IELTS General Training Volume 6

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Published on: 06 Nov 2019

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Reading Practice Test 2

Answer Keys:

  • 1 evacuate the area
  • 2 seal it
  • 3 work area
  • 4 potential contamination
  • 5 exact location
  • 6 face to avoid
  • 7 immediate danger
  • 8 pass them around
  • 9 material has spilt
  • 10 TRUE
  • 11 TRUE
  • 12 NOT GIVEN
  • 13 FALSE
  • 14 NOT GIVEN
  • 15 D
  • 16 E
  • 17 B
  • 18 G
  • 19 F
  • 20 A
  • 21 C
  • 22 B
  • 23 F
  • 24 A
  • 25 G
  • 26 E
  • 27 C
  • 28 D
  • 29 viral infection
  • 30 physical strain
  • 31 side effects
  • 32 less likely
  • 33 often modest
  • 34 (some) impact
  • 35 disposable
  • 36 A
  • 37 B
  • 38 C
  • 39 C
  • 40 B

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Review & Explanations:

Section 1: Questions 1-14

Questions 1-9

Complete the sentences below. 

Choose NO MORE THAN THREE WORDS from the text for each answer.

PROCEDURE FOR DEALING WITH A SUSPICIOUS PACKAGE

If you believe the item is a bomb, call Security and Mail Room and 1

If the suspicious mail or package has not been opened, you should put it in a plastic bag and 2

Whether the package has been opened or not, you should stay in your office or immediate 3

You must prevent all people from leaving or entering the area and causing 4

You should advise Security of the 5 of the incident.

It is important to keep your hands away from your 6  contamination.

There is no reason to be overly concerned because there is probably no 7

Do not allow anyone to handle the object and items or 8

If any 9 from the item, place an object over it without disturbing it (such as a waste bin).

  • 1 Answer: evacuate the area
  • Keywords in Questions

    Similar words in Passage

    1. If you believe the item is a bomb, call Security and Mail Room and ….

    A.    If it is suspected that the item is an explosive device:

    1.    Phone Security (ring 4444) and Mail Room (ring 7771 or 7772).

    2.    Evacuate the area.

    + A verb phrase is needed here

    + Take a look at section A in the paragraph, a “bomb” is an “explosive device”. You’ll need to “call Security and Mail Room” and then “Evacuate the area”.

    + The answer here should be Evacuate the area.

  • 2 Answer: seal it
  • Keywords in Questions

    Similar words in Passage

    2. If the suspicious mail or package has not been opened, you should put it in a plastic bag and ….

    B.    If the suspicious object has not been opened:

    1.    Put gloves on your hands, if possible.

    2.    Place it in a plastic bag and seal it. Handle with care.

    + The needed word is a verb phrase.

    + Take a look at section B in the paragraph, if the suspicious object “has not been opened”, 2nd sentence: “put/place it in a plastic bag” and then “seal it”.

    + The answer here should be seal it.

  • 3 Answer: work area
  • Keywords in Questions

    Similar words in Passage

    3. Whether the package has been opened or not, you should stay in your office or immediate ….

    3.    Do not leave your office or immediate work area.

    + A noun phrase is needed here.

    + Take a look at section B in the paragraph, 3rd sentence, you should “stay in your office”/“Do not leave your office” or “immediatework area.

    + All the keywords’ meaning match, so the answer here should be work area.

  • 4 Answer: potential contamination
  • Keywords in Questions

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    4. You must prevent all people from leaving or entering the area and causing ….

    4.    No personnel working in the same space should be allowed to leave room.

    5.    Take measures to prevent others from entering the area because there is a risk of potential contamination.

    + A noun phrase is needed here.

    + Take a look at section B in the paragraph, 4th and 5th sentence, no one should be “allowed to leave room” and “prevent others from entering the area” mean “prevent all people from leaving or entering the area”.

    + Prevent “causing” something means “there is a risk of”.

    + The answer here should be potential contamination.

  • 5 Answer: exact location
  • Keywords in Questions

    Similar words in Passage

    5. You should advise Security of the … of the incident.

    7.    Give Security the following information:

    a.    exact location of the suspicious object (building, floor level, room number)

    b.    number of people potentially contaminated

    c.    description of the suspicious object

    d.    details of action taken (e.g. object sealed and area isolated).

    + The words needed to be filled is a noun phrase.

    + Take a look at section B in the paragraph, 7th sentence, you should “advise Security”/“Give Security the following information

    + We have couple of answers to choose here, take note that it’s about “the incident”. (a): “exact location” is good here, but let’s take a look at others; (b): “number of people…” is too long for 3 words; (c): “description” is more suitable to the object than the incident; (d): “details of action taken” is also too long. By the meaning, location is also the most necessary information here

    + The answer here should be exact location.

  • 6 Answer: face to avoid
  • Keywords in Questions

    Similar words in Passage

    6. It is important to keep your hands away from your … contamination.

    8.    Do not touch your face to avoid contaminating your eyes, nose and mouth.

    + The words needed to be filled is a noun and then a verb.

    + Take a look at section B in the paragraph, 8th sentence, “keep your hands away” means “Do not touch

    + We can see “contaminating your eyes, nose and mouth” means “contamination” generally. So you shouldn’t touch your face to avoid contamination

    + The answer here should be face to avoid.

  • 7 Answer: immediate danger
  • Keywords in Questions

    Similar words in Passage

    7. There is no reason to be overly concerned because there is probably no ….

    10. Wait for help to arrive patiently and do not panic. It is unlikely you will be in any immediate danger.

    + The words needed to be filled is a noun phrase.

    + Take a look at section B in the paragraph, 10th sentence, do not “overly concerned”/“panic”. “Unlikely” means low chance, similar to “probably no”, and the thing they’re talking about here is immediate danger.

    + The answer here should be immediate danger.

  • 8 Answer: pass them around
  • Keywords in Questions

    Similar words in Passage

    8. Do not allow anyone to handle the object and items or ….

    3.    Do not disturb the object and items further and do not pass them around.

    + The word needed to be filled is a verb phrase.

    + Take a look at section C in the paragraph, 3rd sentence, “disturb the object and items” also means “handle the object and items

    + The answer here should be pass them around.

  • 9 Answer: material has spilt
  • Keywords in Questions

    Similar words in Passage

    9. If any … from the item, place an object over it without disturbing it (such as a waste bin).

    4.    If any material has split from the object, do not attempt to clean it up or brush it away from your clothing.

    5.    Cover the object with a large dustbin (or something similar) without disturbing it further.

    + The word needed to be filled is a noun then followed with a verb.

    + Take a look at section C in the paragraph, 5th sentence, you should “cover the object”/“place an object over it” with something like a “dustbin”/“waste bin” “without disturbing” it.

    + The “it” here stands for the material has spilt from the object from the 4th sentence

    + Therefore, the answer here should be material has split.

Questions 10-14

Section 1

READING PASSAGE 1

Read the text below and answer Questions 1-14.

PROCEDURE FOR DEALING WITH A SUSPICIOUS PACKAGE

There are three procedures for dealing with a suspicious object such as a bag, briefcase, backpack, package, mail, box, depending on the situation.

A.    If it is suspected that the item is an explosive device:

1.    Phone Security (ring 4444) and Mail Room (ring 7771 or 7772).

2.    Evacuate the area.

B.    If the suspicious object has not been opened:

1.    Put gloves on your hands, if possible.

2.    Place it in a plastic bag and seal it. Handle with care.

3.    Do not leave your office or immediate work area.

4.    No personnel working in the same space should be allowed to leave room.

5.    Take measures to prevent others from entering the area because there is a risk of potential contamination.

6.    Phone Security (ring 4444) and Mail Room (ring 7771 or 7772).

7.    Give Security the following information:

a.    exact location of the suspicious object (building, floor level, room number)

b.    number of people potentially contaminated

c.    description of the suspicious object

d.    details of action taken (e.g. object sealed and area isolated).

8.    Do not touch your face to avoid contaminating your eyes, nose and mouth.

9.    Wash your hands only if it is possible to do so without leaving your work area.

10. Wait for help to arrive patiently and do not panic. It is unlikely you will be In any immediate danger.

C.    If the suspicious object has been opened:

1.    Put gloves on your hands, if possible.

2.    Place all items in a second plastic bag and seal that bag. Handle Items carefully.

3.    Do not disturb the object and items further and do not pass them around.

4.    If any material has spilt from the object, do not attempt to clean it up or brush it away from your clothing.

5.    Cover the object with a large dustbin (or something similar) without disturbing it further.

6.    Follow steps 3 to 9 above.

7.    Shut down the building ventilation system and turn off fans or any equipment circulating air around your office or building.

8.    Wait for help to arrive patiently and do not panic. It is unlikely you will be in any immediate danger.

Read the text below and answer Questions 10-14.

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