In the USA,the school bus is a popular way for children to get to school.There are about 480，000 __16__ school buses in the country.In 1939,yellow became(成为)the color of school buses __17__ the color helped warn(警告)__18__cars.A yellow bus and black letters on it are easy to __19__ in the early morning.
On the school bus,__20__ can listen to music,talk__21__the phone or just sleep.But they __22__ put things in the aisle(过道).They should keep their hands and arms in the bus.It is not a good idea to __23__ to the bus driver,because he/she can't drive__24__when he/she is talking.
These days,school buses are more popular(受欢迎的)in China,too.
Wang Li,a student from Beijing Chaoyang Middle School,__25__ a school bus to school since(自从)September.It __26__ her about 40 minutes to get to school every morning.“It's__27__more interesting than__28__the subway,because you sit with your classmates.__29__ it saves(节省)a lot of time.So we all __30__ the school bus，”the 12¬year¬old girl said.
16.A.yellow B.red C.black D.green
17.A.so B.although C.but D.because
18.A the others B.another C.other D.others
19.A.look B.listen C.take D.see
20.A.teachers B.kids C.drivers D.parents
21.A.on B.in C.with D.to
22.A.can B.needn't C.must D.can't
23.A.talk B.listen C.come D.get
24.A.slow B.well C.faster D.slowly
25.A.take B.takes C.by D.taking
26.A.take B.takes C.spend D.spends
27.A.very B.a few C.a lot D.a lot of
28.A.takes B.taking C.take D.will take
29.A.So B.And C./D.Or
30.A.like B.ride C.hate D.by
Jay is a middle school student,but he is not happy every day.He stays at school from Monday to Saturday.At school there are a lot of rules.He has to wear his school uniform every day.He has to get up at 6：10 in the morning.Jay doesn't like sports,but he has to do morning exercises every day.In the classroom,he can't listen to music,talk loudly(大声地)or eat snacks(小吃).He has to do lots of homework every day.
Jay can go back home on Sunday,but he still doesn't have fun because his parents ask him to do lots of things.He can't meet friends on Sunday.He has to get up early on Sunday morning to p ractice English.Then he has to make the bed,clean the room and wash clothes.In the afternoon he has to go to the Children's Palace(少年宫)to learn drawing.He can't watch TV because he has to do homework in the evening.So Jay thinks he never has fun.
34.Jay stays at school for ________ days a week.
A.4 B.5 C.6 D.7
35.What can Jay d o in the classroom?
A.Listen to music.
D.Wear the uniform.
36.Jay ________ after practicing English on Sunday.
C.meets his friends
D.does some housework(家务活)
37.Jay is very ________ on Sunday.
A.relaxed B.excited C.busy D.happy