Directions: In Part A, you will hear ten short conversations between two speakers. At the end of each conversation, a question will be asked about what was said. The conversations and the questions will be spoken only once. After you hear a conversation and the question about it, read the three or four possible answers on your paper, and decide which one is the best answer to the question you have heard.
Short Conversation A（数字）
（ ）1. A. Size 8. B. Size 10. C. Size 12.
（ ）2. A. Gate 16. B. Gate 22. C. Gate 25.
（ ）3. A. 8. B. 9. C. 10.
（ ）4. A. At 11:00. B. At 12:30. C. At 12:45.
（ ）5. A. Five days. B. Four days. C. Three days.
Short Conversation B
（ ） 6. A. He will move into another apartment.
B. He will retire earlier.
C. He will change his job.
D. He will apply for a vacation.
（ ） 7. A. The woman feels much worse than she did before.
B. The woman feels much better.
C. The woman has a temperature.
D. The woman has a headache.
（ ） 8. A. It was exciting.
B. He liked it very much.
C. It was boring.
D. He didn’t see the play.
（ ） 9. A. 2:02.
（ ）10. A. They both like classical music.
B. They both like pop music.
C. They used to like pop music.
D. They used to like classical music.
Directions: In Part B, you will hear two short passages, and you will be asked three questions on each of the passages. The passages will be read twice but the questions will be spoken only once. When you hear a question, read the four possible answers on your paper and decide which one would be the best answer to the question you have heard.
Questions 11 through 13 are based on the following passage.
（ ）11. A. By asking some students to explain the reason.
B. By giving them a test on the speed of sound.
C. By using a vivid question to check them.
D. By asking the students to restate her words.
（ ）12. A. He knew this beforehand
B. He judged from his common sense.
C. He judged from the speeds of sound and electricity.
D. He judged by reading the textbook.
（ ）13. A. He knew this beforehand.
B. He judged from time zones.
C. He made such a judgment so as to offend Professor Wang.
D. He gave such an explanation because he analyzed the speeds of sound and electricity.
Questions 14 through 16 are based on the following passage.
（ ）14. A. An American millionaire supports the Russian space program.
B. A Russian rocket carries the first space tourist.
C. Putting a non-professional astronaut in space will end in tragedy.
D. An argument between Russia and the United States.
（ ）15. A. He is taking a journey to the international space station.
B. He was nervous as the rocket rose into the blue skies.
C. He is doing business with Russian space agency.
D. He has planned this trip ever since 1986.
（ ）16. A. Nine minutes.
B. 73 seconds.
C. Two days.
D. Six days.
Directions: In Part C, you will hear one longer conversation. The conversation will be read twice. After you hear the conversation, you are required to fulfill in the numbered blanks with the information you have heard. Write your answers on your answer sheet.
Blanks 17 through 20 are based on the following conversation.
Time of staying in Washington:
Time of staying in Mexico:
Reason of leaving Washington:
Reason of leaving Mexico: （17）______.
Complete the form. Write no more than THREE WORDS for each answer.
Directions: In Part D, you will hear five sentences. While listening, take some notes to help you. The sentences will be read twice. After you have heard each sentence, repeat it.