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Direction: Read the following passage and choose the best answer for each question.

Dolphins
For many years scientists believed that the most interesting animals after man
were chimpanzees. Now, however, there is evidence that dolphins may be even
more intelligent than these big apes.
Although a dolphin lives in the sea, it is not a fish. It is a mammal. It is similar
in many ways, therefore, to a human being.
Scientists have discovered that dolphins have a simple language. They are able
to talk to one another. It may be possible for man to learn how to talk to dolphins.
But this will not be easy because dolphins cannot hear the kind of sounds man can
make. If man wants to talk to dolphins, therefore, he will have to invent a third
language which both he and the dolphins can understand.
Dolphins are also very friendly towards man. They often follow ships. There
are many stories of dolphins guiding ships through difficult dangerous waters.
1. What animals are believed to be the most intelligent animal after man?
1) Monkeys
3) Chimpanzees

2) Dogs
4) Elephants

2. According to the evidence, what is probably the most intelligent?


1) Big apes
3) Fish

2) Dolphins
4) Seal

3. Which is not a mammal?


1) Cats
3) Bats

2) Dogs
4) Birds

4. How can dolphins talk to one another?


1) They use English.
3) They use a simple language.

2) They use Chinese.


4) They use a fish language.

5. Which is true?
1) Dolphins are unfriendly towards man.
2) Like dolphins, fish are mammals.
3) Dolphins can understand humans language.
4) Dolphins use simple language to talk with one another.

Italy is the fifth most visited country in the world. Why? Because there is so much
to see and do there! People visit Italy to see its fantastic art and architecture, to
explore ancient ruins and learn about their history, and - of course - to eat
wonderful Italian food!
Visit Rome.
See the Coliseum. Their huge arena was built about 72 C.E., and its still standing!
Many people think it is the greatest work of Roman architecture ever built. Explore
the Coliseum and learn what the ancient Romans used this enormous building for.
Visit Florence.
Florence is known as the city of the Renaissance and the art capital of Italy. It was
the home of Michelangelo and Leonardo da Vinci. This is a wonderful city for
exploring art museum and looking at beautiful architecture.
Visit Venice.
Venice is one of the most beautiful and romantic cities in the world. A popular thing
to do in this city is to eat a delicious Italian dinner and then take a gondola, or boat,
ride through the canals.
Visit Pompeii.
Explore the ancient city of Pompeii. Walk through the ruins and experience history.
Discover what life was like for Romans in 79 C.E. when the city was buried by the
eruption of the volcano Mount Vesuvius.
1. Where is this reading from?
1) newspaper

2) history book

3) travel brochure

4) cookbook

2. If you want to learn life in 79 C.E., which city you should visit?

1) Rome
3) Venice

2) Florence
4) Pompeii

3. Which is one of the most romantic cities in the world?


1) Pompeii
3) Venice

2) Vesuvius
4) Florence

4. According to the passage, what cant you do in Italy?


1) Visit art museum

2) Ride on the boat

3) Learn the history

4) Climb the mountain

5. Which is incorrect?
1) You should visit Florence if you want to see art museum.
2) You will find delicious Italian food in Venice.
3) People visit Rome to see Michelangelos house.
4) You can ride a gondola on the road around Venice.