SOAL UJIAN NASIONAL (UN)
TAHUN PELAJARAN 2010/ 2011
Mata Pelajaran : Bahasa Inggris (C2)
Jenjang : SMP/ MTs
Hari/ tanggal : Rabu, 27 April 2011
Jam : 08.00 - 10.00
Paket : P 12
Kode : C2- ING -D-03 - 2010/20101
The following text is for question 1.
FOOD STORAGE ONLY
No chemicals in This Unit
What does the text mean?
A. We are allowed to mix food and chemicals here.
B. We have to add chemical materials on food.
C. We can put chemicals in the store room.
D. We can only put food in the unit.
The following text is for questions 2 and 3.
Rani, sorry I can't come to your house tonight to do the
wall magazine project as we have planned. My
grandmother has just come and she wants me to accompany her to my
aunt's house. I will meet you at school tomorrow.
What is Erika and Rani's plan?
A. To say sorry.
B. To meet Rani's aunt.
C. To accompany her grandmother.
D. To do the wall magazine project together.
From the short message we know that Erika will be ...
A. in her grandmother's house
B. in her aunt's house
C. in her own house
D. in Rani's house
The following text is for questions 4 to 6.
The Yogya Kembali Monument is located in Yogyakarta. It is three
kilometres north of the Yogya city centre in the Jongkang village of
the Sleman Regency. The monument was inaugurated on June 29th, 1985
to commemorate the historic Indonesian struggle for independence.
Yogya Kembali means Yogya Returns, as a reminder of the returning of
the Indonesian Republic Government.
There are two sections of the Yogya Kembali Monument. The first
section of the Cureng Aircraft is on the eastern gate, while the
other section of Guntai Aircraft stands closer to the western
entrance of the monument. The Monument has two wheeled-machine guns
which can be seen from a podium towards the eastern and the western
side. In the southern end of the yard, there is a wall engraved with
420 names of freedom fighters who lost their lives during a great
struggle, from December 19th, 1948 to June 29th, 1949. A poem by
Chairil Anwar, titled Karawang Bekasi, is written on one side of the
wall dedicated to these unknown patriots.
The Yogya Kembali Monument is surrounded by fish ponds. It is
divided into four alleys which lead to the main building. The main
building consists of different floors displaying a wide range of
collections during and after the war times. It shows dioramas, carved
reliefs or collection of clothes and weapons.
What can be found in the western entrance of the monument?
A. Two wheeled machine guns.
B. A replica of the Guntai Aircraft.
C. A replica of the Cureng Aircraft.
D. A wall engraved with 420 names of freedom fighters.
What is the topic of the text above?
B. The Guntai Aircraft.
C. The Yogya Kembali Monument.
D. The history of Indonesian struggle.
From the text above we can conclude that ....
A. the collection during and after the war is displayed outside
B. the Yogya Kembali Monument is surrounded by fish ponds
C. dioramas can be seen in one of the four alleys
D. the main building has only one floor
The following text is for questions 7 to 9.
A Milkmaid had been in the meadow to milk her cows. Now she was
returning home with a pail of milk on her head.
She thought, "I will make cream and butter out of this milk.
Then after selling them, I will buy eggs. And when they hatch, I
shall have a good poultry farm".
She further thought, "I shall sell some of my chickens and
buy a fine dress. Seeing it on my body at the party, all the boys
will admire me. But I will turn them away".
She went on day dreaming; she forgot about the pail on her head.
She moved her head suddenly and the pail of milk came tumbling down.
It was broken and all the milk split.
"Dear, 0 dear!" she cried, "I have lost mine all".
What did the milk-maid carry on her head?
A. Some cream.
B. Some butter.
C. A pail of milk.
D. A pail of eggs.
What does the text tell us about?
A. Spilt milk.
B. A pail of milk.
C. A hardworking girl.
D. A day dreaming milk-maid.
What can we learn from the story above?
A. Don't cry over the spilt milk.
B. Don't cry before you are hurt.
C. Don't dream when you sleep.
D. Don't count your chickens before they are hatched.
The following text is for questions 10 and 11.
Featuring well-designed guestrooms, this high-rise hotel is
ideally located in the heart of South Jakarta at Kebayoran. The
Ambhara Hotel is situated close to the central business district. It
is within walking distance to the Blok M shopping area, where guests
can find many shops and restaurants. It is adjacent to the Pasaraya
Grande shopping center, which has the largest handicraft display in
Indonesia. There are several on-site restaurants that serve a variety
of international cuisine. Guests of the hotel will enjoy the hotel
for its modern facilities and convenient location in the commercial
People can find ... in Pasaraya Grande.
A. a variety of international dishes.
B. many kinds of handicraft.
C. many kinds of shops.
D. a lot of guests.
"There are several on-site restaurants that serve a
variety of international cuisine."
The underlined word means ....
The following text is for questions 12 and 13.
To commemorate the upcoming National Education Day, the
Students Board Organization will hold some interesting programs.
They are English speech contest, English story telling contest
and wall magazine competition. The objective of the programs is
to develop students' skills in Eng'ish. The program will be held
on May 1st, 2011. The English speech contest and the
English story telling contest will begin at 08.00. While the
wall magazine competition will start at 10.00. The contestants
should be ready at 7.30 a.m. All classes must take part in the
For detailed information, please contact the coordinator of
the programs, Julia of Class 8-2.
What is the aim of holding these program?
A. The students can commemorate the National Education Day
B. The teachers will give some information about English
C. The students can increase their abilities in English.
D. The students and the teachers can compete each other.
Who must participate in the programs?
A. The Student Board Organization members.
B. The coordinator of the program.
C. All classes.
The following text is for questions 14 to 16.
1 cucumber : peeled
1 papaya : cut into 1/2 inch cubes
1 pineapple : cut into 1/2 inch cubes, fresh or canned
1 apple tart : cut into 1/2 inch cube
1 mango : peeled, cubed
3 tablespoons peanuts : fry
1 hot chili peppers : seeded, sliced
1/4 cup brown sugar
1 tablespoon tamarind : dissolved in 1/4 cup water, strained
Mix all the fruit together
Grind chillies and salt
Add brown sugar
Add fry roasted peanuts and grind completely
Pour some tamarind liquid
Mix the sauce and fruit together
What should we do with the peanut before we grind them?
A. Peel them.
B. Roast them.
C. Cut into cubes.
D. Add brown sugar on them.
What is the purpose of the text above?
A. To inform about delicious Rujak Buah.
B. To show how easy to
make Rujak Buah.
C. To show the steps in making Rujak Buah.
D. To inform the material used to make Rujak Buah.
What should be dissolved?
A. The apple.
B. The mango.
C. The tamarind.
D. The pineapple.
For questions 17 to 19, choose the best answer to complete the
Waruga is a coffin made of stone that is used to put the dead
body. It can be found in the Sawangan village, the Airmadi
subdistrict, the Minahasa district of Manado, North Sulawesi. ...
has a cube shape. The dead body is put in a squatting position. It
portrays that the dead person will return to God in the same position
as he was in the mother's womb. The coffin is finely ... (18) with
some patterns such as plants, animals, and traditional geometric.
This philosophy is called by ... (19) as whom. Visiting waruga means
observing the incredible heritages of North Sulawesi.
A. the local people
B. the dead body
C. the mothers
D. the animals
The following text is for questions 20 and 21.
with food good
friends, and fun ...
one more time
to watch the
new year come!
Saturday, December 31"
7 p.m. until midnight
At My house
Jl. Anggrek 8
What is the party for?
A. To have good friends.
B. To watch new friends.
C. To enjoy food and drinks.
D. To welcome the new year.
What is the purpose of the text above?
A. To invite a friend to attend the New Year party.
B. To make someone happy in New Year Party.
C. To remind people the coming of New Year.
D. To tell the importance of New Year.
Arrange the following words into a correct sentence.
of the mountain - is - his room - the beautiful view - The man -
looking at - from
1 2 3 4
5 6 7
Arrange the sentences bellow into a correct paragraph.
We left our house at about 5 o'clock in the morning. We took
a taxi to the railway station.
Finally our train came. All of us rushed to get on the train.
Last Lebaran, my family and I went to our hometown. We
decided to take a train because it is more comfortable.
It took about 5 to 7 hours to get to our hometown. We enjoyed
We took the carriage no 3 according to our tickets.
But our train was late for about fifteen minutes, so we had
to wait a bit longer.
After finding our seats, we sat comfortably.
We arrived at the station at six. Our train would leave at
C . 3-1-8-6-2-5-7-4
The following text is for questions 24 to 27.
A long time ago, there lived an old man in the Penanggungan
Mountain. His name was Kiai Gede Penanggungan. He had supernatural
power. Kiai Gede Penanggungan had a beautiful daughter named Dewi
Walangangin who was not married yet. Kiai Gede Penanggungan prayed
days and nights for her daughter to have a husband.
One day, a young handsome man came to his place. The name of the
man was Jaka Pandelengan. He wanted to be Kiai Gede Penanggungan's
student. Kiai Gede agreed to have Jaka as his student with one
condition that he would marry her daughter. Jaka Pandelengan and Dewi
Walangangin soon got married. Kiai Gede Penanggungan taught Jaka many
After several years, now it was time for the couple to live
separately from Kiai Gede Penanggungan. They would move to another
village. Kiai Gede gave some seeds of pari or paddy to the couple. He
asked the couple to plant the seeds. He also warned the couple not to
be arrogant when they were rich. He wanted the couple to help poor
people. The couple started a new life. They planted the seed. Soon,
the seeds grew and became a lot of rice. Now the couple became very
rich. The poor neighbours came to the couple to ask for some pari
seeds but the couple refused to help them.
Kiai Gede heard about the couple's bad behavior. Soon he visited
the couple. He met them when the couple was working in the field.
Kiai Gede talked to the couple. He reminded the couple not to be
arrogant, but the couple ignored him. They said nothing to Kiai Gede.
Kiai Gede got very angry. Then he said, "You two are like
temples. You do not listen to me". Right after he said those
words, an incredible thing happened. Slowly, Jaka and Dewi turned
into temples. Because the temples stood among the pari, people then
named them as Pari Temples.
What did Jaka Pandelengan and his wife do to be rich?
A. Helped poor people.
B. Had a great power.
C. Planted pari seeds.
D. Built a temple.
The couple becomes temples because ....
A. they were rich
B. Kiai Gede said so
C. Kiai Gede liked them
D. they were good people
" ... , an incredible thing happened."
The underlined word means ....
What can we learn from the story?
A. We should live separately from our parents.
B. We have to listen to our parent's advice.
C. We have to prepare a good paddy field.
D. We should refuse other people's help.
The following text is for questions 28 to 30.
Last Friday, a friend of mine asked me to accompany him to buy a
new shirt at a department store. We left home at 03.00 p.m. by
motorcycle. As soon as we arrived there, we went to the clothes
section. I let him choose one. An hour later, I got bored watching
him confused in choosing a shirt. So I left him and went to the
cassette counter. Thirty minutes later, I went back to the clothes
section but I couldn't find him there. My cell phone was broken so I
couldn't call him. I went to the parking area. I saw his motorcycle
was there but I couldn't find him. I waited for him for a few moments
then finally I gave up and decided to go home.
When I arrived home, my mother told me that my friend called. She
said that he was in the department store looking for me. My mother
asked me to come back to the department store. Reluctantly, I walked
to the department store and you know what? When I arrived there his
motorcycle was not in the parking area. He just went home. I was very
tired. There was no other choice, I had to walk home again. When I
arrived home, I was so tired. I was very angry but when I saw my
friend's broad smile greet me in front of the door, I just could not
The text above is about ....
A. an embarrassing day
B. shopping with mother
C. the writer and his friend
D. my friend and his motorcycle
The writer couldn't contact his friend because ....
A. he went home alone
B. his cell phone was broken
C. he was in the parking area
D. his friend was still choosing a shirt
From the story above we can conclude that there was a problem
A. the writer couldn't contact his friend
B. the writer's friend was in the clothes section
C. the writer and his friend couldn't ride the motorcycle
D. the writer and his friend decided to go to the department
The following text is for questions 31 and 32.
701-235 Sherbrooke St.
Montreal, QC H3C 1L4
January 11, 2011
All the best for you in the New Year! How are things going in
your city? I must say, I am jealous of you. You live in a warm
country while I am almost freezing here.
I heard from your aunt that you will work in Bali at the
beginning of this year. Is that right?
I am happy for you. Your dream comes true. You've always
wanted to work in Bali. It must be nice to work in such a
beautiful place. I hope everything will be running well. I wish I
have a chance to visit you someday.
Write to me whenever you can. I really happy to receive your
letters and to get the details of your life in your country
especially in Bali.
Your squash buddy,
What is Dimaz's dream according to the letter above?
A. To visit George.
B. To work in Bali.
C. To live in.warm country.
D. To work in a beautiful place.
From the letter above, we know that ....
A. The weather in George's country is cold
B. George doesn't know Dimaz's aunt
C. Dimaz will start to work in March
D. George gets a job in Bali
The following text is for questions 33 to 36.
The peach is known as a species of Prunus. It is a kind of edible
juicy fruit. It is native to China. The peach tree grows to 4-10 m
tall. It is a deciduous tree so it will fall its leaves in certain
seasons. It belongs to the subfamily Prunoideae of the family
The leaves are 7-16 em long and 2-3 em broad. The flowers are
produced in early spring before the leaves. They are solitary or
paired with about 2,5-3 cm in diameter. The color of the flower is
Peach fruit is very nice. Its aroma smells good. The color of the
flesh is yellow or white. The skin of the peach is smooth or velvety.
The flesh is soft and juicy. It is delicious. It is a little bit
harder when it is unripe. Inside the flesh, there is a large single
seed. The seed is oval in shape. Its color is red-brown. Its length
is about 1,3-2 cm. A woodlike husk surrounds this seed.
Most people know peaches as persicas'. It is related to the belief
that peaches were native to Persia (now Iran). The modern botanical
consensus is that they originate in China, and were introduced to
Persia and the Mediterranean region along the Silk Road before
Which part of the peach fruit contains water?
A. The flesh.
B. The husk.
C. The seed.
D. The skin.
What is the purpose of the third paragraph?
A. To describe a peach tree.
B. To describe the peach fruit.
C. To describe the taste of peach fruit.
D. To describe the smell of a peach tree.
From the text we know that ....
A. peaches come from Persia
B. peaches do not originate in Persia
C. China imported peaches from Persia
D. the modern botanical consensus decided the name of the fruit
"It is a little bit harder when it is unripe".
The underlined word refers to the ... of the peaches.
The following text is for questions 37 to 40.
An animal nursery is a kind of job. People who work as animal
nursery workers work in zoos, kennels, animal shelters, and circuses.
They are responsible for feeding, watering, cleaning, bathing and
exercising animals. They care for animals' health by disinfecting
them and keeping their cage clean. They keep records of treatments
that the animals have received from the veterinarian, an animal
Animal nursery workers have serious responsibilities and
functions. They provide care for newborns and young animals, prepare
their food, transport them to feeding areas, and deliver food and
water to them. The food they prepare is different for each species of
animals they care for. They fill nursing bottles which have been
sterilized with the appropriate feeding formula. They also take care
of orphaned animals. They observe newborn animals and check for signs
of disease or abnormality. They may perform physical exam on the
young animals occasionally, taking their temperatures, pulse rate and
blood pressure. They are also in charge of cleaning and preparing
comfortable sleeping areas for animals, removing waste, cleaning and
disinfecting them. They also make sure all cages and enclosures are
What is the text about?
A. The animals being cared by animal nursery workers.
B. The job description of animal nursery workers.
C. A dangerous job of animal nursery workers.
D. The work place of animal nursery workers.
The food that the animal nursery workers prepared depends on
A. the physical condition of the animals
B. the emotional condition of the animals
C. the species of the animals
D. the age of the animals
"They keep records of treatments that the animals ......
(paragraph 1, line 4)
The underlined phrase is closest in meaning to ....
What is the purpose of the writer to write the text above?
A. To entertain the readers with the animal nursery workers'
B. To explain the hobbies of the animal nursery workers.
C. To explain how to be an animal nursery workers.
D. To describe the job of animal nursery workers.
The following text is for questions 41 to 43.
Unlike other international airlines which have stopped
flights to Jakarta, Garuda Indonesia has no plan to delay its
operation in the capital city.
Garuda Indonesia spokesman Pujobroto said the national flag
airlines had not received any notification that Soekarno-Hatta
Airport had been affected by the volcanic ash from the Mt. Merapi
eruption about 500 kilometers to the east.
"There has been no notification from the aviation
authorities which says the airport is affected by the volcanic
ash. Therefore Garuda continues its activities", Pujobroto
said as quoted by kompas.com.
A total of 13 international carriers stopped their flights to
Jakarta on Saturday, concerned out volcanic ash in the air that
could cause damage to their aircraft engines, and endanger
safety. They are Malaysia Airlines, AirAsia, Singapore Airlines,
Emirates, Etihad, Turkish Air, Japan Airlines, Lufthansa and KLM.
Separately, Soekarno Hatta Airport operator PT Angkasa Pura II
said the airport was safe and not affected by the volcano's
eruptions. "The airport is considered normal and safe so
far", airport operator's president director Tri S Sunoko
(The Jakarta Post)
What does the text tell us about?
A. International airlines to Jakarta.
B. Volcanic ash of Merapi eruption.
C. The condition of Sukarno Hatta Airport.
D. Garuda's operation in relation to the volcanic ash of Mt.
What is the reason for Garuda to continue its activities?
A. Volcanic ashes had causing some damages to aircrafts.
B. There is no notification of danger from authorities.
C. Other international carriers had stop their service.
D. Soekarno Hatta airport is unsafe for flights.
What is the main idea of the third paragraph?
A. 13 international carries stopped their flights to Jakarta
because of the volcanic ash.
B. Malaysia Airlines, Air Asia, Singapore Airlines are some of
C. Volcanic ash in the air could cause damage to aircraft and
D. 13 international carriers are in critical situation in
The following text is for questions 44 and 45.
Cold & Allergy Medicine
Temporarily relieves nasal congestion due to the common
cold, hay fever or other upper respiratory allergies, or
associated with sinusitis
Temporarily relieves these symptoms due to hay fever
-itching of the nose or throat
-itchy, watering eyes
Temporarily restores freer breathing through the nose
Do not take more than 4 doses in any 24-hour period
adults and children over 12 years
4 tsp every 4 hours
children 6 to under 12 years
2 tsp every 4 hours
children under 6 years
ask a doctor
From the label above we know that ....
A. this medicine is only for adult
B. this medicine is in the form of syrup
C. stomachache can be cured with this medicine
D. children under 12 cannot take this medicine
Who must consult to the doctor before taking this medicine?
B. Children under 6 years.
C. Children 12 years and over.
D. Children 6 to under 12 years.
The following text is for questions 46 to 48.
I just got a new toy from my uncle. My uncle is a sailor. He
bought me a robot when he sailed abroad. I love this robot.
My robot is very nice. It is about twenty centimetres tall. The
colour of the robot is blue. The robot has a strong body. It has
two big red eyes. Its two strong legs are covered with blade
My robot can be moved with two medium sized batteries. After
inserting the batteries at the back of the robot body, we can make
it move when we push the button behind its neck. The robot will
move its left and right foot in turn. It will move its two arms in
turn too. However, the robot could not bend its feet and it moves
What are the colour of the robot's eyes?
What is the main idea of paragraph three?
A. A medium sized battery must be put to make the robot strong.
B. Two batteries are needed to make the robot move.
C. The writer's robot is difficult to move.
D. The robot can move without batteries.
From the text we know that ...
A. the robot can't move back ward.
B. the robot's feet are bendable.
C. the robot can't move at all.
D. the robot has no arms.
The following text is for questions 49 and 50.
Wish you many happy returns of the
day. May God bless you with health, wealth and prosperity in
What does Meita do for Anindya's birthday?
A. She wishes her many happy returns of the day.
B. She gives her prosperity.
C. She shares her health,
D. She returns her love.
What is the purpose of this text?
A. To give warm wishes on someone's birthday.
B. To congratulate someone on her success.
C. To announce someone's birthday.
D. To entertain the readers.
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