Directions: For this part, you are allowed 30 minutes to write a short easy on how to best handle the relationship between parents and children. You should write at least 120 words but no more than 180 words.
It is a truth universally acknowledged that the relationship between a parent and a child is the most significant ones in a person’s life. Positive parent-child bond is beneficial to family harmony and the growth of children. Therefore, people should learn to balance the relationship between parents and children.
There are some conductive suggestions given to both parents and children. First and foremost, it is very important for parents to emphasize the significance of family time spent with their children, like eating meals together on weekends, going to sporting events, movies and the like. Besides, it would be beneficial if parents could pay attention to their children's academic performance, friendship and extracurricular activities. Additionally, it is necessary that child should boost their awareness of communicating with their parents, with relaxed and side-by-side conversations.
As has been noted, parents and children should make joint efforts to create good relationship between parents and children.
1 B .Her little brother
2 C. By selling lemonade and pictures
3 C .Providing clean energy to five million people
4. B. They can be laid right on top of existing highways
5 A. Endless fighting in the region
6. D .To find evidence of the existence of the “Lost lions”
7. B. Lions’ tracks
8 A. Her “lucky birthday”
9 D. Threw her a surprise party
10 B. The trip her husband has planned
11 C. He is eager to learn how the couple’s holiday turns out
12 A. They are sensitive to the dynamics of a negotiation
13 B. They know when to stop
14 C. They learn quickly
15 D. Get to know the other side.
16 D. How space research benefits people on Earth
17 B. They developed objects for astronauts to use in outer space
18 A. They are extremely accurate.
19 C. It marked the beginning of something new.
20 A. They believed in working for goals.
21 D. Doing needlework by the fire.
22 C. Sit down and try to calm yourself.
23 B. You may expose yourself to unexpected dangers.
24 D. Walk uphill.
25 A. Inform somebody of your plan.
Part Ⅲ Reading Comprehension ( 40 minutes )
26. K superior
27. D nuisance
28. M tip
29. O visual
30. A associated
31. F preventing
32. H sensitive
33. I slight
34. C indicate
35. B examine
36. Elderly students find it hard to keep up with the rapid changes in education.
37. Some believe take-home exams may affect students' performance in other courses.
38. Certain professors believe in-class exams are ultimately more helpful to students.
39. In-class exams are believed to discourage cheating in exams.
40. The author was happy to learn she could do some exams at home.
41. Students who put off their work until the last moment often find the exams more difficult than
they actually are.
42. Different students may prefer different types of exams.
43. Most professors agree whether to give an in-class or a take-home exam depends on type of
course being taught.
44. The author dropped out of college some forty years ago.
45. Some students think take-home exams will eat up their free time.
46. What did researchers find puzzling about the first-night effect?
答案：D) In what way it can be beneficial.
47. What do we learn about Dr. Yuka Sasaki doing her research?
答案：C) She got some idea from previous studies on birds and dolphins
48. What did Dr. Sasaki do when she first did her experiment?
A) She monitored the brain activity of participants sleeping in a new environment.
49. What did Dr. Sasaki do when re-running her experiment?
答案：C) She exposed her participants to two different stimuli.
50. What did Dr. Sasaki find about the participants in her experiment?
答案：B) They tended to perceive irregular beeps as a threat.
51. What does the author say is the problem with women?
答案：D) They tend to push themselves beyond the limits of their ability.
52. Why do working women of child-bearing age tend to feel drained of energy?
答案： A) They struggle to satisfy the demands of both work and home.
53. What may hinder the future prospects of career women?
答案：A) Their unwillingness to say “no”.
54. Men and woman differ in their approach to resolving workplace conflicts in that______.
答案：C) men tend to put their personal interests first
55. What is important to a good leader?
答案：B) The ability to delegate.
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