Which city is the largest financial centre in the U.K. after London?
答案: 【 Edinburgh 】
What is the capital of Wales?
答案: 【 Cardiff 】
Among the White Americans in the US, the most powerful and influential group is the _________.
答案: 【 WASPs】
Which minority is regared as the “model minority” in America?
A: White American
B: African American
D: Asian American
答案: 【 Asian American】
Which of the following expression is typical British English?
A: Have you got a pen?
B: He doesn’t have a pen.
C: I would love to go camping on the weekend.
D: We need to work together on a team.
答案: 【 Have you got a pen?】
The two main islands of the British Isles are Great Britain and Ireland.
答案: 【 正确】
New York is the capital of the United States.
答案: 【 错误】
The state of California is located in the northeast of the country.
答案: 【 错误】
Chinese is the fourth most-spoken language in the USA.
答案: 【 错误】
English and Welsh are both Celtic Languages.
答案: 【 错误】
There are ____________ countries in the U.K..
答案: 【 4##%_YZPRLFH_%##four】
The capital of England is _________________.
答案: 【 London##%_YZPRLFH_%##London City##%_YZPRLFH_%##London city】
The largest city in the U.S. is ________________.
答案: 【 New York##%_YZPRLFH_%##New York city##%_YZPRLFH_%##New York City##%_YZPRLFH_%##the New York City##%_YZPRLFH_%##the New York city】
In the United States, _________ is the most common language in the country after English.
答案: 【 Spanish】
What is the American English for the word autumn?
答案: 【 fall】
Received Pronunciation refers to a way of pronouncing standard English that is used by two percent of the _________ population.
答案: 【 U.K】
Which of the following is NOT American English？
B: parking lot
答案: 【 maths】
Which word is spelt in the American way?
答案: 【 check(支票)】
Which of the followings is NOT a commonly found mistake when Chinese speak English?
A: I am come from China.
B: How to say Jiaozi in English?
C: I think I can’t finish my job in time.
D: What time is it?
答案: 【 What time is it?】
Which of the following document is the one issued to free the slaves in America?
A: The Declaration of Independence
B: The Constitution
C: The Bill of Rights
D: The Emancipation Proclamation
答案: 【 The Emancipation Proclamation】
The British government began to increase the economic exploitation of the colonies to ______________.
A: Gain greater control of the colonies
B: Pay off its debt due to the war
C: Develop more colonies
D: Show its supremacy over the colonies
答案: 【 Pay off its debt due to the war】
The Pilgrims signed an agreement called the _____________ in their journey to America, which incorporated the spirit of obedience to the common good.
A: Mayflower Agreement
B: Mayflower Contract
C: Mayflower Compact
D: Mayflower Protocol
答案: 【 Mayflower Compact 】
The Celtic tribes were ancestors of __________.
A: the Highland Scots
B: the Irish
C: the Welsh
D: the Vikings
答案: 【 the Highland Scots;
In history, which monarchs are given the title “the Great?”
A: Alexander, King of Macedonia and Persia
B: Catherine, Empress of Russia
C: Emperor Wu of Han, Emperor of Han China
D: Alfred King of Wessex, England
答案: 【 Alexander, King of Macedonia and Persia;
Catherine, Empress of Russia;
Emperor Wu of Han, Emperor of Han China;
Alfred King of Wessex, England】
Which of the following statements about the British Empire are True?
A: It was an empire which covered the most area in the history
B: It covered almost a quarter of the Earth’s total land area.
C: Its political,legal,linguistic and cultural legacy is widespread.
D: It was often described as “the empire on which the sun never sets”.
答案: 【 It was an empire which covered the most area in the history;
It covered almost a quarter of the Earth’s total land area.;
Its political,legal,linguistic and cultural legacy is widespread.;
It was often described as “the empire on which the sun never sets”.】
Which of the following statements about the American Civil War are TRUE?
A: It was a war between the North and the South.
B: It was a war between the Britain and its colonies.
C: It was as the result of the long-standing controversy over the enslavement of black people.
D: It broke out in April 1761.
答案: 【 It was a war between the North and the South.;
It was as the result of the long-standing controversy over the enslavement of black people.】
The British Empire established many private companies to administer colonies and oversea trade, the most famous one is East India Company in India.
答案: 【 正确】
By 1733, English settlers had occupied 12 colonies along the Atlantic coast.
答案: 【 错误】
British history before 55 BC is basically undocumented.
答案: 【 正确】
During the War, the fundamental documents of the US,____________________, was drafted and issued in 1776.
答案: 【 the Declaration of Independence##%_YZPRLFH_%##The Declaration of Independence】
After the Civil War, ___________ , which had divided the country from its beginning, was abolished, and slaves became free men since then .
答案: 【 slavery##%_YZPRLFH_%##Slavery##%_YZPRLFH_%##the slavery##%_YZPRLFH_%##the Slavery】
After the Civil War, ___________ , which had divided the country from its beginning, was abolished.
答案: 【 Slavery##%_YZPRLFH_%##slavery##%_YZPRLFH_%##the Slavery##%_YZPRLFH_%##the slavery】
To become a member of the two major parties in America, one needs to ______________.
A: To pay dues (会费)
B: Attend the initiation ceremonies
C: Attend meetings
D: None of these
答案: 【 None of these】
If a bill is vetoed by the President, the Congress can override the veto by_______________.
A: The support of a two thirds majority
B: The support of either house
C: Impeaching the President
D: Introducing a new bill
答案: 【 The support of a two thirds majority】
The current monarch and head of state of the U.K. is _________.
A: Mary II
B: Elizabeth II
C: Anne II
D: Catherine II
答案: 【 Elizabeth II】
Which two parties are the current major parties in Britain?
A: The Labour
B: The Republican
C: The Democrat
D: The Conservative
答案: 【 The Labour;