IELTS Listening Test 113


Part 1: Questions 1-6
Complete the form below. Write NO MORE THAN THREE WORDS AND/ OR A NUMBER for each answer.

Recruitment Agency
Employee record
Surname: Thompson

Email: (1) ……………… @haught.net
Employer reference: Name: Jane Foot
Job: (2) ……………… at Bermuda Girls’ School

Character reference: Name: Monica Carmody
Relationship: (3) ……………… since 1991

Main occupation: (4) ………………

Additional qualifications: diploma in (5) ………………

Can also teach: (6) ……………… to GCSE level

Questions 7-10
Complete the form below. Write NO MORE THAN THREE WORDS for each answer.
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(7) ………………                   (8)  ………………
(9) ………………                  (10) ………………

Part 2: Questions 11-15
Label the map below. Write correct letter A-H next to questions 11-15.
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11. Christchurch ………………
12. Collingwood ………………
13. Bluff ………………
14. Lewis ………………
15. Kaikoura ………………

Questions 16-20
Choose the correct letter A, B or C.

16. From what time onwards will all roads out of Christchurch be closed?
A 7.30 am
B 8 am
C 1 pm

17. What should passengers who have pre-arranged accommodation in Christchurch do when they disembark from their flight?
A go to the customer service desk
B evacuate to the shelters
C go directly to their hotel

18. There will be period of calm weather
A until 7 pm
B between 4 and 4.30 pm
C after 9 pm

19. What are people traveling by car being advised to do?
A wait until 9 pm before using the roads
B drive only before 9 pm
C avoid travel if at all possible

20. Coastal towns on the storm-facing side of the island have been affected by
A strong tornadoes
B flash flooding
C power cuts


Part 3: Questions 21-24
Write the correct letter A-E next to questions 21-24.

Maslow’s hierarchy of needs
A
B
C
D
E

21. Physiological needs ………………
22. Self-actualisation needs ………………
23. Love and belonging needs ………………
24. Esteem needs ………………

Questions 25-30
What need level in Maslow’s hierarchy is the person in each case study at?

Write the correct letter A-E next to questions 25-30.

A Physiological
B Safety
C Love and belonging
D Esteem
E Self-actualisation

25. Case 1 ………………
26. Case 2 ………………
27. Case 3 ………………
28. Case 4 ………………
29. Case 5 ………………
30. Case 6 ………………


Part 4: Questions 31-36
Label the diagram below. Write NO MORE THAN THREE WORDS for each answer.
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(31) ………………                 (32) ………………
(33) ………………                (34) ………………
(36) ………………

Questions 37-40
Complete the flow chart below. Write NO MORE THAN THREE WORDS for each answer.

The Fukushima Disaster: Sequence of events

Earthquake strikes

Reactors (37) ……………… (new source of power now needed for coolant system)

Diesel generators powered on

Tsunami hits after 50 minutes, (38) ……………… sea-wall defences

Turbine halls become flooded

(39) ……………… are disabled

Back up battery power in Reactor 1 partially fails

Core temperature and pressure inside containment building rise

Explosion next day leaves containment building’s roof collapsed; meltdown is (40) ………………

Show answers

1. jannthompson
2. head of english
3. best friends
4. english teacher
5. special needs
6. history
7. permanent
8. one year (contract)
9. maternity leave
10. rural Cambridgeshire
11. F
12. A
13. H
14. D
15. B
16. A
17. C
18. B
19. C
20. C
21. E
22. A
23. C
24. B
25. E
26. B
27. A
28. E
29. A
30. C
31. concrete domed roof
32. reactor core
33. cooling rods
34. coolant system
35. turbine
36. transformer
37. automatically shut down
38. breaching
39. generators
40. confirmed

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