[Erika S Gabud] Writing Practice Test 362085
You should spend about 20 minutes on this task.
The chart below shows the total number of Olympic medals won by twelve different countries.
Write a report for a university, lecturer describing the information shown below.
Summarise the information by selecting and reporting the main features and make comparisons where relevant.
You should write at least 150 words.
The bar chart provides data on the total Olympic medals in gold, silver and bronze among 12 countries around the world.
Overall, USA holds the position of the highest total Olympic medals by a huge gap while Japan accumulated the lowest total. In terms of the ranking of medals, USA stood out with having the most gold, silver and bronzes that was acquired.
USA won a total of 2,250 medals. Gold contributed the most in the total which is about 900 medals, silver about 600 and the remaining 750 medals were bronze medals. It was way above the second leading country which is the Soviet Union, a of total about 1000 medals, less than half of that of the former country. The individual medal standing was also less outstanding with the same trend being observed.
Japan which has the lowest total medal count, finished with a total of 300 medals. Indivual medal count is at least 100 medal for each ranking. Most countries has fared a little bit better than Japan but not by far.
You should spend about 40 minutes on this task.
Write about the following topic.
Some people believe that school children should not be given homework by their teachers, whereas others argue that homework plays an important role in the education of children.
Discuss both of these views and give your own opinion.
Give reasons for your answer and include any relevant examples from your own knowledge or experience.
You should write at least 250 words.