【专八】人文知识模拟题(7)
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1.The world-famous Havard University is in ____. A. Massachusetts B. New York C. Washington D. Maine

2.Which of the following statements about American education is wrong? A. Elementary and secondary education in America is free and compulsory B. Private schools are financially supported by religious or nonreligious private organizations or individuals. C. There are more public colleges and universities than the private ones D. Credits taken at community colleges are normally applicable to requirement for a four-year bachelor’s degree.

3.____ is a symbol of American theatre and world-class entertainment. A. Broadway B. Wall Street C. The Fifth Avenue D. Times Square

4.____ is not a tourist attraction in the United States. A. Yellowstone National Park B. Grand Canyon C. St. Patrick’s Cathedral D. Stonehenge

5.____ was an actor before he became the President. A. Ronald Reagan B. Abraham Lincoln C. Herbert Hoover D. Jimmy Carter

6.New Englanders were originally known as ____, which come to stand for all Americans. A. Hippies B. Yankees C. Uncle Sam D. Brother Jonathan

7.On the 30th of April 1789, George Washington took the oath of office in ____, which housed the government then. A. New York B. Washington C. Philadelphia D. Boston

8.Which of the following people was not an American President? A. John Hancock B. John Adams C. John Q. Adams D. Jimmy Carter

9.Henry Fond was the first man to ____. A. design a plane B. fly an aeroplane C. mass-produciton cars D. design and make a car

10."That government of the people, by the people, for the people, … "were the words by ____. A. Thomas Jefferson B. Abraham Lincoln C. Andrew Johnson D. Theodore Roosevelt


答案及解析 1.A 哈佛大学位于马萨诸塞州的剑桥(Cambridge)镇。 2.C 在美国, 私立高等教育机构要多于公立的。象麻省理工, 耶鲁大学, 哈佛大学都是私立的。 3.A 百老汇是一条由南向北贯穿曼哈顿全岛的大道, 其中心地带是在第42借“时代广场”附近, 周围云集了几十家剧院, 上演被称为现代歌舞剧的剧目。 4.D Stonehenge 在英国, 是古代城池的遗迹。 5.A 里根从政前曾经在好莱坞闯荡20多年,参与演出了50多部电影。 6.B Yankees 一词具有丰富的含义。 现在用于代表美国人,俗称美国佬。 在美国南部,Yankee是指美国北部各州的居民, 即北方佬;而对多数美国人来说,Yankee 意味着新英格兰人。 7.A 1789年George Washington 在纽约宣誓就职, 1790年首都迁往费城。 1800年以后定都华盛顿。 8.A John Hancock,因其当时在《独立宣言》上的签名很大,他的名字在美语里变成了签名的代名词。 9.C Henry Ford 早期是一名技师, 虽然没有发明汽车, 但他是第一位批量生产汽车的人。 10.B 这是Abraham Lincoln 于1863年11月19日在葛底斯堡阵亡将士墓举行落成仪式上发表的著名的《葛底斯堡演说》的片语。


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