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【阅读理解】 PETS-4阅读训练(1)

1、 The word “massacre” in line 3 paragraph one means _____

  • A) mass-killing.
  • B) disaster.
  • C) tragedy.
  • D) accident.

2、 What is the author's main purpose in writing the passage?

  • A) To show that the motor vehicle is a very dangerous invention.
  • B) To promote understanding between careless drivers and street walkers.
  • C) To discuss traffic problems and propose possible solutions.
  • D) To warn drivers of the importance of safe driving.

3、 According to the passage, traffic accidents may be regarded as a social problem because _____.

  • A) autos have become most destructive to mankind
  • B) people usually pay little attention to law and morality
  • C) civilization brings much harm to people
  • D) the lack of virtue is becoming more severe

4、 Why does the author mention the psychological condition of the driver in Paragraph Three?

  • A) To give an example of the various reasons for road accidents.
  • B) To show how important it is for drivers to be emotionally healthy.
  • C) To show some of the inaccurate estimations by researchers.
  • D) To illustrate the hidden tensions in the course of driving.

5、 Who are NOT mentioned as being responsible for the road accidents?

  • A) Careless bicycle-riders.
  • B) Mindless people walking in the street.
  • C) Irresponsible drivers.
  • D) Irresponsible manufactures of automobiles.

6、 In the opening sentence the author indicates that ________.

  • A) most history books were written by conquerors, generals and soldiers.
  • B) those who truly helped civilization forward is rarely mentioned in history books.
  • C) history books focus more on conquerors than on those who helped civilization forward.
  • D) conquerors, generals and soldiers should not be mentioned in history books.

7、 In the author’s opinion, the countries that ruled over a large number of other countries are ________.

  • A) certainly both the greatest and the most civilized
  • B) neither the most influential nor the most civilized.
  • C) possibly the most civilized but not the most powerful.
  • D) likely the greatest in some sense but not the most civilized.

8、 The meaning of “That is what going to war means; it means saying that might is right.”(Last sentence of Paragraph 2) is that ________.

  • A) those who fight believe that the winner is right and the loser wrong.
  • B) only those who are powerful have the right to go to war.
  • C) those who are right should fight against those who are wrong.
  • D) in a war only those who are powerful will win.

9、 In the third paragraph, what the author wants to convey to us is that ________.

  • A) World War I and World War II are different from previous wars.
  • B) our age is not much better than those of the past.
  • C) modern time is not so civilized compared with the past.
  • D) we have fought fewer wars but suffered heavier casualties.

10、 This passage is most likely taken from an article entitled ________.

  • A) War and World Peace
  • B) Creators of Civilization
  • C) Civilization and History
  • D) Who Should Be Remembered