Total time allowed for the test: 2 hours
Teachers should tell their students (test takers) to:
the Question Booklet
(PDF)173k for the Reading Section and the Listening Section of the
test. Read the questions before you read the articles.
||Read the two
articles in the Reading Booklet
(PDF)95k on the topic of Deforestation. Use the information to answer
the questions on Reading 1 and Reading 2 in the Question Booklet.
(Note: Use Reading 1 to answer the questions for Reading 1;
use Reading 2 to answer the questions for Reading 2.)
||Read the questions
for the Listening Section in the Question Booklet before you begin
the lecture. (Note: The lecture is played only once in the test
so be sure to practice writing while you listen.)
||Use the information
from the Reading Section and the Listening Section to write your
essay in the Writing Booklet.(PDF)73k
(Note: The essay prompt is given to you at the beginning of
the test so that you can think about the issues while you read the
articles and listen to the lecture. When you write your essay, you
must take a position and support your answers with information from
the readings and the lecture.)
||When you have
completed the practice test, use the Answer
Key (PDF)161k to check your answers.
Reading Booklet.doc (41k)
Writing Booklet.doc (58k)
Answer Key.doc (38K)
Listening Sound Files
for more practice materials.