animals and it's a problem that more and more people are going to wild places: while some animals may get used to cars, they won't get used to people suddenly rushing up to them. The sheer pressure of people, coupled with the fact there are increasingly few places where no-one else has photographed, means that over the years, life has become much more difficult for the professional wildlife photographers.
Nevertheless (然而), wildlife photographers play a very important part in educating people about what is out there and what needs conserving. Although photography can be an enjoyable pastime (消遣), as it is to many people, it is also something that plays a very important part in educating young and old alike.
11. The author decided to go to university and study Zoology
A. she wanted to improve her life in the countryside
B. she was persuaded to do so by her grandmother
C. she was keen on the natural world
D. she wanted to stop moving around all the time
12. How is the author different from some of the other wildlife
photographers she meets?
A. She tries to make her photographs as attractive as possible.
B. She takes photographs which record accurate natural conditions.
C. She likes to photograph plants as well as wildlife.
D. She knows the best places to find wildlife.
13. The author now finds it more difficult to photograph wild
animals because ________. A. there are fewer of them
B. they have become more nervous of people C. it is harder to find suitable places D. they have become frightened of cars 14. According to the author, wildlife photography is important because it can make people realize that ________. A. photography is an enjoyable hobby B. we learn little about wildlife at school C. it is worthwhile visiting the countryside D. it is important to look after wild animals 15. Which of the following describes the author? A. Proud. B. Sensitive. C. Aggressive. D. Disappointed. Part 8 Reading Comprehension (Multiple Choice) (每小题: 1 分; 满分：15 分) (In the case of True/False type of questions, A stands for True and B for False, or A for Y, B for N and C for NG.) 小得对学生答案 Correct 题 分 错 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6. 7. C D C B D A B 8. 9. 10. 11. 12. 13. 14. 15. B A D C B C D D Subtotal: 14 Total: 87