外研初三上学期 Module 11 Population试题
( )1. Beijing has got population of more than 13.8 million.
A. the B. a C. an D. /
( )2. In hot summer, we should pay attention to protecting ourselves _____ strong sunlight.
A. from B. for C. with D. to
( )3. The _____ traffic stopped me from going to school on time yesterday. I was late!
A. heavy B. crowded C. fast D. quick
( )4. Mrs. White isn’t feeling well these days. She has made _____ with the doctor at three this afternoon.
A. a movement B. an interview
C. an appointment D. a decision
( )5. _______ Tim’s help, I found my pet dog in the end. I should say thanks to him.
A. Along with B. Without C. Thanks to D. Because
( )6. The police ____ going to search every corner of the city for the thief.
A. is B. will C. was D. are
( )7. I don’t like those big cities which have got ____ people and ____ traffic.
A. too much; too many B. many too; too much
C. too many; too much D. too many; much too
( )8. Only two of the students worked the maths problem out correctly. ______ all did it wrong.
A. Other B. Others C. The other D. The others
( )9. — David, your mother’s birthday is _____. Let’s think about how to celebrate it.
A. coming up B. picking up
C. closing down D. looking up
( )10.— Because of the _____ petrol(汽油) price, fewer and fewer people will choose to own a car, I think. — I have the same idea as you.
A. increased B. increasing C. improved D. improving
( )11. There great changes in our city in the past 10 years.
A. were B. had C. have been D. have had
( )12. As soon as they arrived in the big city, they found it difficult to find somewhere cheap .
A. to live B. to live in C. to live on D. living
( )13. — Why didn’t you arrive there until three days later?
— Because the heavy rain _____ the difficulties of the journey.
A. added B. added to C. was added D. was added to
( )14. — How was your interview last Monday?
A. Not at all B. It was OK C. That’s right D. Good luck
( )15. Five million, five hundred and fifteen thousand, one hundred and fifty-one is ______.
A. 5,515,151 B. 5,151,151 C. 5,151,515 D. 5,551,155
1. -----How is the weather tomorrow?
-----I don’t know if it tomorrow.
, I won’t go for a picnic with you.
A. will rain; will rain B. will rain ;rains C. rains ;will rain D. rains; rains
A. fun B. word C. play D. rest
A. laugh B. to laugh C. laughing D. laughed
can help you with your English.
A. she B. whom. C. which D. who
5. This is Tony’s camera. Could you ?
A. give it to him B. give him it C. give it him D. give for him
6. I’ A. two B. two pieces C. two piece D. two pieces of
I’ m poor in English.
A. to B. into C. with D. for
, on bags, office desks and so on.
A. anywhere B. nowhere C. somewhere D. everywhere
9. -----Here is a present for you, Jack.
A. truly B. nearly C. really D. hardly
A. which B. where C. \ D. whose
11. I’d love to have a friendhas the same hobby as me.
A. which B. who C. \ D. what
12 . Let the children go away. They’re making too much ______.
A. noise B. voice C. words D. sounds
13. It is impossible ______ her ______ the work in half an hour.
A. for; finish B. of; finish C. for; to finish D. of; to finish
14. The man made such a ______ speech that all the audience at the meeting felt ______.
A. boring; boring B. boring; bored C. bored; boring D. bored; bored 15. ---______ do you _______ the movie?
A. How; think of B. How; think about C. What; like D. What; think of 16. The girl ______ an English song in the next room is Tom’s sister.
A. who is singing B. is singing C. sang D. was singing
17. They are very tired. Let them ______ a rest.
A. to stop having B. stop having C. stop to have D. to stop to have
18. Last Saturday was Mary’s birthday.
A. twelve B. twelfth C. the twelfth D. the twelve
19. We should help those people who are ____.
A. in detail B. in half C. in trouble D. in time
20. — What a ____! You must tidy up your room at once.
— Sorry, Mum. I’ll do it now.
A. pity B. mess C. lie D. day
It seems that the cities in the future will have to change. Because the world’s population 16 , there will be 17
people in the cities tomorrow.
It may be 18 for any family to live in a house with land around it. There 19 enough space for them. 20 to solve this problem may be the skyscraper city(摩天城). The highest building in the world today is in Taipei. It’s about 509 metres high. The skyscraper cities in the future will be many times 21 .
In a skyscraper city about 250,000 people will live. Nearly a million people can 22 in four of these great buildings.
Each skyscraper city will have four towns in it and each town will have ten villages. They will live, work and 23 their free time in them. They won’t need to leave the city 24 they want to. They will be able to move about in the city by transport controlled 25 computers. Let’s imagine how the life will be then!
( )16. A. has grown B. is growing C. are growing D. have grown
( )17. A. many B. much C. more D. larger
( )18. A. impossible B. possible C. important D. necessary
( )19. A. aren’t B. won’t be C. won’t have D. haven’t
( )20. A. A way B. A road C. An answer D. An idea
( )21. A. lower B. shorter C. taller D. higher
( )22. A. live B. study C. work D. be
( )23. A. spend B. cost C. pay D. take
( )24. A. until B. when C. while D. unless
( )25. A. by B. at C. with D. in
The one-child policy in our country has made most families much smaller than before. That is to say, there are fewer children in a family. But the population of China is still growing faster. Why? In fact, it’s a serious problem not only in China, but also in the whole world. It’s reported that the world population is expected to reach 9,200,000,000 by 2050. There are two important reasons. First, there are still more and more babies born every year. Next, people in the world can live much longer than before.
The earth is too tired, but it has to burden(担负) more in the future. Who can save her?
( )26. The passage tells us that the whole world is suffering from(为……苦恼) the .
A. pollution B. population C. flood D. hunger
( )27. The underlined word “expect” means _______ in the sentence.
A. 希望 B. 祝愿 C. 期待 D. 预测
( )28. The population of the world will be about ______ by the year 2050.
A. 92 million B. 92 billion C. 9.2 billion D. 9.2 million
( )29. Which of the following is NOT true?
A. The population of China is still growing.
B. The number of women keeps growing these years.
C. It’s difficult for us to control (控制) the population in a few years.
D. One of the reasons for the population problem is that people can live longer than before.
( )30. Which is the best title for the passage?
A. China’s Population B. The Family Planning
C. The Population Problem D. China’s One-Child Policy
How much pocket money do you get from your parents every month? Maybe 200 yuan? But for Li Beibei, 30 yuan each month is enough. The only thing she buys is lunch—1.5 yuan each day. “Meat is too expensive for me,” said Li.
Li, 14, is a Junior 1 student at Beijing’s Xingzhi Experimental School. Her parents are migrant workers(外来务工人员). They came to Beijing from a village in Luohe, He’nan two years ago. Her father now works as a cleaner and gets 500 yuan every month. Her mother has no job.
Li Beibei has 460 friends at Xingzhi. Every day, Li gets up at 5:30 am and rides her bike for 20 minutes to get to school. Like many teens, Li has a lot of homework—usually at least one hour every day. But that is not all her work. During the weekdays she helps her mum cook. On weekends, she helps wash clothes. “I could cook when I was eight. Dad said sometimes I cook better than Mum!”
Li said she wanted to be a doctor. “I watch TV and find out there are many people with AIDS in He’nan. Some are kids. They need help,” said Li.
But she is afraid to leave school. “I hope I will always be in school,” said Li. “Dad works hard to get money. I promise him I will study hard to be a good student and a good doctor in the future.”
( )31. Li Beibei came from ______.
A. Beijing B. Liaoning C. He’nan D. Xingzhi
( )32. Which of the following sentences is TRUE? ______.
A. The girl’s parents are both cleaners
B. Her parents gave her 30 yuan to buy books
C. The girl often helps her mother do some housework
D. She studies hardest in her class
( )33. She spends ______ on her homework everyday.
A. 20 minutes B. over one hour
C. half an hour D. two hours
( )34. Her wish is to be a doctor because she wants to ______.
A. help poor farmers
B. help the people with AIDS
C. make her parents healthier
D. help poor kids
( )35. The best title of the passage should be ______.
A. A City Girl B. Hard But Happy Life
C. A Village Girl’s Hope
D. A Girl’s School Life
41. It usually takes me half an hour __________ (walk) to school.
42. The government should pay much attention to the __________ (increase) population.
43. The grand piano takes up too much __________ (room).
44. I think Beijing is one of the ___________ (beautiful) places in the world.
45. No one __________ (know) when he will be back.
46. There are sixty m__________ in an hour.
47. Today we rarely(很少) see s__________ pouring from chimney.
48. Women commit (犯) far fewer c__________ than men.
49. All of us should put r__________ into dustbin (垃圾箱) to protect the environment.
50. It is very impolite for you to fail to keep an a_________
3. He feels like he’letters, you mustn’t read.
5. I’’t found it.
6. I think it’
that I like best.
10. I’who called Shrek.
Rose is one of the funniest girls in her class. She looks like a boy, and she is good at performing. So she (51)__________(choose) to play Harry Potter by her classmates last week. She said happily, “I’m sure that I am able to do the job well because I
(52)__________(see) the movie many times already.”
Dick, one of Rose’s best classmates, is also an actor in the play. He (53)__________(like) to perform the play with Rose. He said, “We are confident that we (54)__________(do) well in our school art festival next week.”
Mrs. Smith, their teacher, pays much attention to their play. She often encourages them. Yesterday afternoon when she
(55)__________(watch) their performance, she took photos of them.
Ⅵ. 完成对话 (5分)
A: Have you (56)r_________ today’s newspaper?
B: No, I haven’t. (57)W_________ there any important news?
A: There’s a (58)r_________ about the population of our country. It says we have got another 16,000,000 people this year. B: Oh, the population is growing faster and (59)f______.
A: If the population goes on (80)g_________, it will be the (61)b_________ problem in our country.
B: Of course. The population of the babies born in one year in China is (62)a_________ as large as the population of Australia. A: I’m afraid there will be only (63)s_________ room for us some day.
B: But if every family has only (64)o_________ baby, things will turn (65)b_________.
When you read this sentence, the population of the earth has grown by 10 people. 66_________
Most of these new people are born in developing countries. 67_________
In the developed countries of Europe and North America, the population is growing very slowly. This is because women in these countries have, on average(平均), only one or two children. 68_________
In the developing countries, more than one billion people already live below the poverty line (贫困线).
69_________ Children get little or no time at school and suffer from many kinds of diseases.
The UN has said that the world’s population will reach 12.5 billion people by the year 2100. If the number makes your head spinning(眩晕), you’re not alone. Many experts are worrying that so fast population growth could have very bad results. 70_________
A. these countries are found in much of Africa, South America and parts of Asia.
B. These people don’t have enough food to eat and they live in poor housing.
C. That may not sound much, but it’s about 14,000 people per hour.
D. But in the developing countries, many women have five or more children.
E. It could hurt the environment and increase the number of poor people.
I. 1-5 BAACC 6-10 DCDAB 11-15 CABBA
II. 16-20 BCABA 21-25 DAADA
Ⅲ. 26-30 BDCBC 31-35 CCBBB 36-40 CBBBC
IV. 41. to walk 42. increasing 43. room 44. most beautiful 45. knows
46. minutes 47. smoke 48. crimes 49. rubbish 50. appointment
Ⅴ. 51. was chosen 52. have seen 53. likes 54. will do 55. was watching/watched
Ⅵ. 56. read 57. Was 58. report 59. faster 60. growing
61. biggest 62. almost 63. standing 64. one 65. better
Ⅶ. 66-70 CADBE
Ⅷ. One possible version:
With the growing population, many problems appear. For example, we haven’t enough food for everyone in the world, many people are out of work, the cities are too crowed, air and water get dirty...
China is a big country of agriculture with the largest popula?鄄tion in the world. There are still many people living below the poverty line. We should carry on the one-child policy to control the growing of the population. If each family has only one healthy child, we can all live a happy life. Do you think so?