iRevise Sample Question 2

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IRevise HL sample paper 2 3

Section A – Appreciating Audience and Register 3

Question 1 (20 marks) 5

Section C – Reading Comprehension Strategies – Our Time 6

Question 5 6

(a) The thing men and women, on average, spend most of their free time doing is: 6

(b) 26 hours of household chores equates to how many years of life on average? 7

(c) Which statistic contrasts two geographical areas where over twice as many people from one area think something than the other? (Name the category) 7

(d) The infographic suggests that 94% of men clean their bathroom. Write either T for true or F for false in the space provided. 7

(e) On average, women spend more time each week cleaning than men. Write either T for true or F for false in the space provided. 7

Question 6 (5 marks) 8

IRevise HL sample paper 2

Section A – Appreciating Audience and Register

Read the following passage. It is taken from the transcript of a speech by former First Lady Michelle Obama. Complete the task that follows. The passage is written to reflect the way in which the talk was delivered to a live audience.

(CHEERS, APPLAUSE) Thank you all. Thank you so much. You know, it’s hard to believe that it has been eight years since I first came to this convention to talk with you about why I thought my husband should be president.

(CHEERS, APPLAUSE)

Remember how I told you about his character and convictions, his decency and his grace, the traits that we’ve seen every day that he’s served our country in the White House?

(CHEERS, APPLAUSE)

I also told you about our daughters, how they are the heart of our hearts, the center of our world. And during our time in the White House, we’ve had the joy of watching them grow from bubbly little girls into poised young women, a journey that started soon after we arrived in Washington.

When they set off for their first day at their new school, I will never forget that winter morning as I watched our girls, just 7 and 10 years old, pile into those black SUVs with all those big...

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