嘉兴英语教学网 www.jxenglish.com 收集整理 欢迎使用
高二英语:阅读专题训练( ) (新人教版必修 ) 高二英语:阅读专题训练(
  2) 新人教版必修
  3) (
A A little under one-third of U.S. families have no Internet access and do not plan to get it, with most of the holdouts seeing little use for it in their lives, according to a survey released on Friday. Park Associates, a Dallas-based technology market research firm, said 29 percent of U.S. families, or 31 million homes, do not have Internet access and do not intend to subscribe(预订) to an Internet service over the next 12 months. The second annual National Technology Scan conducted by Park found that the main reason why potential customers say they do not subscribe to the Internet is because of the low value to their daily lives rather than concerns over cost. Forty-four percent of these families say they are not interested in anything on the Internet, versus just 22 percent who say they cannot afford a computer or the cost of Internet service, the survey showed. The answer “I’m not sure how to use the Internet” came from 17 percent of participants who do not subscribe. The response “I do all my e-commerce shopping and YouTube-watching at work” was cited by 14 percent of Internet-access users. Three percent said the Internet doesn’t reach their homes. The study found U.S. broadband adoption grew to 52 percent over 2006, up from 42 percent in 20
  05. Roughly half of new subscribers converted(转变)from slower-speed, dial-up Internet access while the other half of families had no prior access. “The industry continues to chip(击破)away at the core of non-subscribers, but has a long way to go,” said John Barrett, director of research at Parks Associates. “Entertainment applications will be the key. If anything will pull in the holdouts, it’s going to be applications that make the Internet more similar to pay-TV,” he predicted.
  41. What does the underlined word “holdouts” in the first paragraph most probably mean? A. some American families B. those who hold out one’s opinions C. those who have been surveyed D. those who still haven’t access to the Internet currently
  42. Many potential customers refuse to subscribe to the Internet mainly because . A. they show too much concern about the cost B. they can find little value of it
第 1 页 共 8 页
嘉兴英语教学网 www.jxenglish.com 收集整理 欢迎使用
C. they do most YouTube-watching at work D. the Internet doesn’t reach their homes
  43. From the passage we can infer that .[来源:学§科§网] A. It is not an easy job to transform those holdouts into the Internet users B. people will adopt dial-up Internet access no more C. many Americans enjoy doing e-commerce shopping at home D. more than half of the population are using the Internet in 2005
  44. According to John Barrett, what is the key to attracting more U.S. families to broadband service? A. making the Internet look more similar to TV set B. applying the Internet more to entertainment C. providing more pay-TV programs[来源:学§科§网] D. chipping away at the core of non-subscribers
  45. Which is the best title for the passage? A. Web develops with technology C. Many Americans see little point to web B. The present situation of web D. It is urgent to promote web service B Against the supposition than forest fires in Alaska, Canada and Siberia warm the climate, scientists have discovered that cooling may occur in areas where burnt trees allow more snow to mirror more sunlight into space. This finding suggests that taking steps to prevent northern forest to limit the release of greenhouse gases may warm the climate in northern regions. Usually large fires destroyed forests in these areas over the past decade. Scientists predict that with climate warming, fires may occur more frequently over next several centuries as result of a longer fire season. Sunlight taken in by the earth tends to cause warming, while heat mirrored back into space tends to cause cooling. This is the first study to analyze all aspects of how northern fires influence climate. Earlier studies by other scientists have suggested that fire in northern regions speed up climate warming because greenhouse gases from burning trees and plants are released into the atmosphere and thus trap heat. Scientists found that right after the fire, large amounts of greenhouse gases entered the atmosphere and caused warming. Ozone(臭氧)levels increased, and ash from the fire fell on
第 2 页 共 8 页
嘉兴英语教学网 www.jxenglish.com 收集整理 欢迎使用
far-off sea ice, darkening the surface and causing more radiation from the sun to be taken in. The following spring, however, the land within the area of the fire was brighter than before the fire, because fewer trees covered the ground. Snow on the ground mirrored more sunlight back into space, leading to cooling. “We need to find out all possible ways to reduce the growth of greenhouse gases in the atmosphere.” Scientists tracked the change in amount of radiation entering and leaving the climate system as a result of the fire, and found a measurement closely related to the global air temperature. Typically, fire in northern regions occurs in the same area every 80 to 150 years. Scientists, however, found that when fire occurs more frequently, more radiation is lost from the earth and cooling results. Specifically, they determined when fire returns 20 years earlier than predicated,
  0.5 watts per square meter of area burne d are soaked up by the earth from greenhouse gases, but
  0.9 watts per square meter will be sent back into space. The net effect is cooling. Watts are used to measure the rate at which energy is gained or lost from the earth.
  46. According to the new findings, taking steps to prevent northern forest fires may .[来 源:学#科#网][来源:学科网] A. result in a warming climate B. cause the forest fires to occur more frequently C. lead to a longer fire season D. protect the forests and the environment there
  47. The following are all the immediate effects after a forest fire EXCEPT . A. large amounts of greenhouse gases enter the atmosphere B. the levels of ozone which is a type of oxygen increase C. snow on the ground mirrors more sunlight back into space D. ashes from the fire fall on the ice surface and take in more radiation from the sun
  48. Earlier studies about northern forest fires . A. analyze all aspects of how northern fires influence climate B. indicate that forest fires will pollute the atmosphere[来源:Z#xx#k.Com] C. suggest that people should take measures to protect environment D. suggest that the fires will speed up climate warming
  49. The underlined phrase “soak up” in the last paragraph most probably means .
第 3 页 共 8 页
嘉兴英语教学网 www.jxenglish.com 收集整理 欢迎使用
A. released B. absorbed C. created D. distributed

  50. From the passage we can draw a conclusion that forest fires in Alaska, Canada and Siberia may . A. warm the climate as the supposition goes B. allow more snow to reflect more sunlight into space and thus cool the climate C. destroy large areas of forests and pollute the far-off sea ice D. help to gain more energy rather than release more energy C Kincaid looked at his watch: eight-seventeen. The truck started on the second try, and he backed out, shifted gears, and moved slowly down the alley under hazy sun. Through the streets of Bellingham he went, heading sout h on Washington 11, running along the coast of Puget Sound for a few miles, then following the highway as it swung east a little before meeting U.S Route
  20. Turning into the sun, he began the long, winding drive through the Cascades. He liked this country and felt unpressed stopping now and then to make notes about interesting possibilities for future expeditions or to shoot what he called “memory snapshots.” The purpose of these causal photographs was to remind him of places he might want to visit again and approach more seriously. In later afternoon he turned north at Spokane, picking up U.S. Route 2, which would take him halfway across the northern United States to Duluth, Minnesota. He wished for the thousandth time in his life that he had a dog ,a golden retriever, maybe ,for travels like this and to keep him company at home. But he was frequently away; overseas much of the time and it would not be fair to the animal .Still ,he thought about it anyway. In a few years he wou ld be getting too old for the har d fieldwork. “I must get a dog then.” He said to himself.[来源: 学科网] Drives like this always put him into a sentimental mood. The dog was part of it .Robert Kincaid was alone as it’s possible to be?an only child ,parents both dead , distant relatives who had lost track of him and he of them, no close friends. He thought about Marian .She had left him nine years ago after five years of m arriage. He was fifty-two now , that would make her just under forty .Marian had dreams of becoming a musician ,a folksinger .She knew all of the Weavers’ songs and sang them pretty well in the coff eehouse of Seattle .When he was home in the old days, he drove her to the shows and sat in
第 4 页 共 8 页
嘉兴英语教学网 www.jxenglish.com 收集整理 欢迎使用
the audience while she sang. His long absences?two or three months sometimes?were hard on the marriage .He knew that. She was aware of what he did when they decided to get married ,and both of them had a vague(not clear) sense that it could all be handled somehow. It couldn’t when he came from photographing a story in Iceland and ,she was gone . The note read, “Robert ,it didn’t work out ,I left you the Harmony guitar. Stay in touch.” He didn’t stay in touch .Neither did she .He3 signed the divorce papers when they arrived a year later and caught a plane for Australia the next day. She had asked for nothing except her freedom.
  51. Which route is the right one taken by Kincaid? A. Bellingham?Washington 11?Puget Sound?U.S Route 20?U.S Route 2?Duluth B. U.S. Route 2?Bellingham?Washington 11?Puget Sound?U.S Route 20?Duluth C. U.S. Route 2?U.S Route 20?Duluth ?Bellingham?Washington 11 D. Bellingham?Wa shington 11?U.S. Route 2?U.S Route 20?Duluth
  52. Which statemen t is true according to the passage? A. Kincaid’s parents were dead and he only kept in touch with some distant relatives. B. Kincaid would have had a dog if he hadn’t been away from home too much. C. Kincaid used to have a golden retriever. D. Kincaid needed a dog in doing his hard fieldwork.
  53. Why did Kincaid stop to take photos while driving? A. To write “memory snapshots” B. To remind himself of places he might want to visit again. C. To avoid forgetting the way back.[来源:学§科§网 Z§X§X§K] D. To shoot beautiful scenery along the road.
  54. What can you know about Marian? A. She died after five years of marriage.[来源:Z*xx*k.Com] B. She was older than Kinca id. C. She could sing very well and earned big money. D. She was not a professional pop singer.
  55. We can draw a conclusion from the passage that
第 5 页 共 8 页
.[来源:学_科_网]
嘉兴英语教学网 www.jxenglish.com 收集整理 欢迎使用
A. Marian knew what would happen before she married Kincaid. B . Kincaid thought his absence would be a problem when he married Marian. C. It turned out that Marian could not stand Kincaid’s absence and left him. D. After Marian left him, they still kept in touch with each other.
第 6 页 共 8 页
嘉兴英语教学网 www.jxenglish.com 收集整理 欢迎使用
参考答案
阅读理解
41?45DBABC
46?50ACDBB
51?55ABBDC

  41. D 根据前文 one third of the U.S. families have no Internet access and do not plan to get it 可知[来源:学科网]
  42. B 由第二段……found the main reason potential customers say they do not subscribe to the Internet is because of the low value to their daily lives they recognize……可知
  43. A 从最后一段第一句可知
  44. B 由最后一段“Entertainment applications will be the key”一句可知
  45. C 从文章的写作逻辑可知作者主要在谈目前还有三分之一的美国家庭没有网络服务,
而 B 答案太宽泛
  46. A 根据第二段第一句 This finding suggests ……可知
  47. C 根据第四段可知
  48. D 根据第三段可知
  49. B 根据……but
  0.9 watts per square meter will be sent back into space 可知 soak up 与 sent back 的意思相反
  50. B 根据第一段 Against the supposition ……scientists have discovered that……可知
  51. A 从第一,二自然段可看出。
  52. B 从第三自然 段中的 He wished for the thousandth time in his life that he had a dog… But he was frequently away; overseas much of the time and it would not be fair to the animal 可 得出此答案。
  53. B 从第二自然段中的 The purpose of these causal photographs was to remind him of places he might want to visit again…可得出此答案。
  54. D 从第五自然段中的 Marian had dreams of becoming a musician ,a folksinger。可得出此 答案。
  55. C 从文章中最后两自然段中可得出此结论。
第 7 页 共 8 页
嘉兴英语教学网 www.jxenglish.com 收集整理 欢迎使用
第 8 页 共 8 页
 

相关内容

高二英语:阅读专题训练(8)(新人教版必修3)

   嘉兴英语教学网 www.jxenglish.com 收集整理 欢迎使用 高二英语:阅读专题训练( ) (新人教版必修 ) 高二英语:阅读专题训练(8) 新人教版必修 3) ( A Britain’s oldest man made his first visit to London yesterday at the age of 101. Mr. John Evans had never found the time or money to make the trip from his ho ...

高二英语:阅读专题训练(2)(新人教版必修3)

   嘉兴英语教学网 www.jxenglish.com 收集整理 欢迎使用 高二英语:阅读专题训练( ) (新人教版必修 ) 高二英语:阅读专题训练(2) 新人教版必修 3) ( A A little under one-third of U.S. families have no Internet access and do not plan to get it, with most of the holdouts seeing little use for it in their lives ...

高二英语:阅读专题训练(5)(新人教版必修3)

   嘉兴英语教学网 www.jxenglish.com 收集整理 欢迎使用 高二英语:阅读专题训练( ) (新人教版必修 ) 高二英语:阅读专题训练(5) 新人教版必修 3) ( A Saturday, October 7th, was a marathon of sad tasks for Anna Politkovskaya. Two weeks earlier, her father, a retired official in the department of foreign affa ...

英语:unit3 the million pound bank note-vocabulary and useful expressions学案(新人教版必修3)

   高考资源网( www.ks5u.com) ,您身边的高考专家 NoteUnit 3 The Million Pound Bank Note- Vocabulary and Useful Expressions 学案 重点单词 1. amount 【课文原句 A rich person gives you a large amount of money to use as you like.What will you do? 课文原句】 课文原句 (P17) 【名师点拨 名师点拨】amount ...

高一英语(人教版)必修3单词表

   Unit 1 take place 发生 beauty n. 美;美人 harvest n. & vt. & vi. 收获;收割 celebration n. 庆祝;祝贺 hunter n. 狩猎者;猎人 starve vi. & vt. (使)饿死;饿得要死 origin n. 起源;由来;起因 religious adj. 宗教上的;信奉宗教的;虔诚的 △seasonal adj. 季节的;季节性的 ancestor n. 祖先;祖宗 △ Obon n. (日本)盂 ...

高一英语:unit 1 综合巩固提高(新人教版必修2)

   高一( 高一(上)英语必修二 Unit1 Cultural relics 综合提高 英语必修二 一. 单项选择 (15 分) 1.The employee you had been thinking highly dishonest. A. of proving B. of proved C. of to prove D. of being proved. 2.The police him to see if he had a gun. A. searched for B. searched ...

2007年浙江省高一英语语法汇总名词性从句课件1 人教版 必修3-4

   Grammar 名词性从句 1. 为什么叫名词性从句? 整个从句相当于一个名词 名词能做的成分,名词性从句 名词能做的成分 名词性从句 都能做 2. 为什么要有名词性从句? 从句表达的意思比名词复杂得多 比较: The man looked around. 那人看了看四周. (名词作主语 那人看了看四周 名词作主语) That the boy failed again in the exam disappointed his mother. 那孩子考试又不及格令他母亲很失望 那孩子考试又不及 ...

高一英语 人教版 必修1 参考教案

   Unit 1 Friendship Teaching goals: *语言知识 语言知识 1. to talk about friends and friendship, and interpersonal relationship 2. to practise expressing attitudes, agreement and disagreement, and certainty 3. to master some sentences about giving advice 4. t ...

高一英语人教版必修4 unit 2 working the land (reading)

   Unit 2 Working the land Enjoy a Poem Farmers weeding at noon, Sweat down the field soon. Who knows food on a tray, Due to their toiling day. A Pioneer for All People Fast - Reading: main idea of each paragraph. Para. 1 2 3 4 Main Idea H i s appeara ...

初中英语专题训练题

   初中英语专题训练题 专题一:词汇部分(名词、数词、冠词) 专题一:词汇部分(名词、数词、冠词) A:名词专项 可修饰名词的常用词: 可修饰名词的常用词: 1) 修饰可数名词与不可数名词:some, any, a lot of, lots of, plenty of 2) 饰可数名词的有:many, (a)few, a large (great) number of ) 3) 只修饰不可数名词的有:much, (a)little, a great deal of ) 2、难点 、 1)名词所有 ...

热门内容

小学英语教学计划

   小学英语教学计划 一、指导思想 英语作为一门语言又是一门重要的学科,让学生学好它是不容置疑的。作为 英语教师,这学期我将会更加认真备课,提高工作效率,坚持以素质教育为指挥 棒的教学宗旨,激发学生学习英语的兴趣,培养他们学习英语的积极态度,使他 们建立初步的学习英语的自信心; 培养学生一定的语感和良好的语音、 语调基础, 使他们形成初步运用英语进行简单日常交流和书写,为进一步学习打下基础。 二、学生情况 现在四、五年级学生基本掌握一定的英语日常用语,具备一定的英语基础, 因此对他们而言,英语基 ...

PEP小学英语三年级下册英语测试卷

   20052006 小学部 20052006 学年度下学期三年级 …………………………密…………………………封…………………………线………………………… 听录音, 三,Listen and choose. (听录音,选择 (10 分) 听录音 选择) 英语第二次月考试卷 得分 ( ) 1. A. B. Listening ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ) ) ) ) ) ) ) ) ) ) Part (听力部分) 听力部分) C. ice cream C. duck C. boy C ...

苏州中学2008高中入学综合调研 英语

   江苏省苏州中学 2008 年高中入学综合调研 英语试卷 本试卷分第Ⅰ卷(选择题)和第Ⅱ卷(非选择题)两卷,满分 100 分,考试时间 75 分钟。 第Ⅰ卷将正确的选项填涂在答题卡的相应位置上,第Ⅱ卷直接做在答案专页上. 选择题, 第Ⅰ卷(选择题,共 80 分) 选择题 听力(共两节 共两节, 第一部分 听力 共两节,满分 20 分) 第一节(共 小题; 第一节 共 5 小题;每小题 1 分,满分 5 分) 听下面 5 段对话.每段对话后有一个小题,从题中所给的 A、B、C 三个选项中选出 最 ...

英语口语妙用

   英语口语妙用 英语口语妙用 史上最牛英语口语学习法:躺在家里练口语,全程外教一对一,三个月畅谈无阻! 史上最牛英语口语学习法:躺在家里练口语,全程外教一对一,三个月畅谈无阻! 太平洋在线英语,可免费体验全部外教一对一课程: 太平洋在线英语,可免费体验全部外教一对一课程:www.pacificenglish.cn 1 当别人在你旁边罗嗦个没完, 你烦透了, you are so boring “.(你真烦! 说“ )。 “shut up !”(闭嘴!)自然没错,可人家受得了吗?不如来一句“oh ...

英语四级作文万能模版

   英语四级作文万能模版 1.表示原因 1)There are three reasons for this. 2)The reasons for this are as follows. 3)The reason for this is obvious. 4)The reason for this is not far to seek. 5)The reason for this is that... 6)We have good reason to believe that... 例: Th ...