IELTS Listening Practice Test 68

SECTION 1

Questions 1-5

Complete the information below.

Write NO MORE THAN TWO WORDS AND/OR A NUMBER for each answer.

City Library

Head Librarian                           Example: Mrs. Phillips

Hours                                            1____________ to 4: 30

Books

Ground floor                               2_________________

Second floor                                Adult collection

Third floor                                   3__________________

Book carts

Brown cart                                   books to re-shelve

Black cart                                     books to 4_________________

White cart                                    books to 5_________________

Questions 6-10

Complete the library schedule below.

Write NO MORE THAN ONE WORD AND/ORA NUMBER for each answer.

Activity Location Day and Time
Story Time Children’s Room 6____________ at 11:00
7_____________ Reference Room Saturday at 8 ___________
Lecture Series 9_____________ Room Friday at 10____________

SECTION 2

Questions 11-15 

Choose FIVE letters, A—I.

Which FIVE activities are available at Golden Lake Resort?

A. swimming
B. boating
C. waterskiing
D. fishing
E. tennis
F. golf
G. horseback riding
H. hiking
I. arts and crafts

Questions 16-20

Complete the schedule below.

Write NO MORE THAN ONE WORD for each answer.

Night Activity
Sunday 16___________________
Monday Dessert Night
Tuesday 17___________________ Night
Wednesday 18___________________
Thursday 19___________________
Friday Talent Show
Saturday 20___________________

SECTION 3

Questions 21-23

Choose THREE letters, A-E

Which THREE thing are the students required to submit to their professor?

A. a written summary
B. maps
C. a case study
D. charts and graphs
E. a list of resources used
F. a video

Questions 24 and 25

Answer the questions below.

Write NO MORE THAN THREE WORDS for each answer.

24. What two sources of information will the students use when preparing their presentation?
____________________________________
25. What will the students show during their presentation?
____________________________________

Questions 26-30

Choose the correct letter, A, B, or C.

26. Only rescue birds that are

A. all alone.
B. obviously hurt.
C. sitting on the ground.

27. Protect yourself by wearing

A. gloves.
B. a hat.
C. protective glasses.

28. Put the bird in a

A. cage.
B. box.
C. bag.

29. Keep the bird calm by

A. petting it.
B. talking to it.
C. leaving it alone.

30. When transporting the bird,

A. speak quietly.
B. play music.
C. drive very slowly.

SECTION 4

Questions 31—33

Complete the information about the Great Barrier Reef.

Write NO MORE THAN TWO WORDS for each answer.

The Great Barrier Reef is made up of 3.000 31 ______________and 600 32__________. Over 400 kinds of 33___________ can be found there.

Questions 34—38 

Choose FIVE letters, A—I.

Which FIVE of these kinds of animals inhabiting the Great Barrier Reef are mentioned?

A. sharks
B. starfish
C. seahorses
D. clams
E. whales
F. dolphins
G. sea turtles
H. crocodiles
I. frogs

Questions 39 and 40 

Answer the questions below.

Write NO MORE THAN THREE WORDS for each answer.

39 What causes coral bleaching?
___________________________________

40 What has been one response to this problem?
___________________________________

Answer keys:

1. 8:30                                    11. A                          21. A                                                      31. individual reefs/coral reefs
2. reference books               12. B                         22. C                                                      32. islands
3. children’s books              13. D                         23. E                                                      33. coral(s)
4. be repaired/repair          14. G                         24. interviews, journal articles        34. A
5. be sold/sell                       15.I                           25. photos (of birds)                          35. D
6. Thursday                           16. film/movie      26. B                                                       36. E
7. (family) movies                17. discussion        27. A                                                       37. H
8. 2:30                                    18. lectures            28. B                                                       38.I
9. meeting                              19. games               29. C                                                       39. rising sea temperatures
10. 6:30                                  20. dance               30. A                                                       40. shading the reef/shading

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