1、问题:What’s the meaning of “back-to-basics”?
2、问题:Who are wasting the majority of energy?
C:Consumers like you or me.
答案: 【Consumers like you or me. 】
3、问题:People are using a new satellite-based GPS system to navigate aviation in Juneau, Alaska. （
4、问题:Why is the natural gas kept in minus 260 degrees Fahrenheit?
A:Because natural gas is transformed into liquefied natural gas in such a low temperature, thus 600 times smaller in volume.
B:Because it is safer to be delivered by ship.
C:Because it is economical to be delivered by ship.
D:Because it is convinient to be delivered by ship.
答案: 【Because natural gas is transformed into liquefied natural gas in such a low temperature, thus 600 times smaller in volume.;
Because it is safer to be delivered by ship.;
Because it is economical to be delivered by ship.;
Because it is convinient to be delivered by ship.】
5、问题:The city explodes in the screen like an inferno. 这句话使用了暗喻的修辞手法。
1、问题:Which of the following buildings can be classified as high-rises?
答案: 【Wainwright Building;
2、问题:The White House is prrinted on the 20 dollar cash.
3、问题:Which of the following building is the home of the United States Congress?
A:United States Capitol
B:The White House
答案: 【United States Capitol】
4、问题:Which of the following buildings contantly occur in the Hollywood disaster movies?
A:The White House
C:Empire State Building
D:Golden Gate Bridge
答案: 【The White House;
Empire State Building;
Golden Gate Bridge】
5、问题:What challenges might we encounter while restoring the heritage buildings
B:unappropriate addition to the building
答案: 【building material;
unappropriate addition to the building;
1、问题:What’s the meaning of “wax and wane” ?
2、问题:__ has the 19th-largest economy in the world.
D:The Bay Area
答案: 【The Bay Area】
3、问题:What qualities made the Silicon Valley impossible to clone?
A:Strong universities and a risk-taking culture
B:Rich natural resource
C:Residental circumstance and pleasant climate
答案: 【Strong universities and a risk-taking culture】
4、问题:Many startups in Silicon Valley are branching out into new places that the trend has a name, Off Silicon Valleying.
5、问题:If you husband something valuable, you use it _____ .
1、问题:The nickname for Wisconsin is “The Badger State.”
2、问题:Which of the following is not included in the Seven Sisters
C:Bryn Mawr College
答案: 【Smith College】
3、问题:Matt Damon graduated from Harvard University.
4、问题:The First Transcontinental Railroadwas was built by ______ ?
A:Central Pacific Railroad Company of CaliforniaA. Central Pacific Railroad Company of California
B:Eastern Pacific Railroad Company
C:Union Pacific Railroad Company
D:Western Pacific Railroad Company
答案: 【Central Pacific Railroad Company of CaliforniaA. Central Pacific Railroad Company of California;
Union Pacific Railroad Company;
Western Pacific Railroad Company】
5、问题:What was called the Stanford University’s architectural crown jewel?
C:Stanford Memorial Church
D:The Palm Drive
答案: 【Stanford Memorial Church】
1、 问题:What are the features of a Victorian Brownstone house in Boston?
A:It has a stoop.
B:The facade is built with brownstone or brown-colored bricks.
C:It’s often a 2 or 3-story townhouse.
D:The facade is built with brownstone only.
答案: 【It has a stoop.,The facade is built with brownstone or brown-colored bricks.,It’s often a 2 or 3-story townhouse.】
2、 问题:Which of the following building used tower crane for the first time?
A:John Hancock Center
C:The Empire State Building
答案: 【Marina City】
3、 问题:John Hancock Center is an experiment in engineering in terms of using ______ for the first.
4、 问题:The Big Apple is a nickname for New York City and the name was from _.
答案: 【horse race】
5、 问题:Which of the following building isn’t in New York City?
A:40 Wall Street
C:The Empire State Building
D:John Hancock Center
答案: 【John Hancock Center】
6、 问题:The word “thoroughbred” can refer to a person who is well-brought-up or well-educated.
7、 问题:Which city can be called the windy city?
8、 问题:Thomas Jefferson was a talented architect and he designed the city of Philadelphia.
9、 问题:Which of the following is/are the sport event held in the US?
10、 问题:Which of the following city is called Gateway of Alaska?
1、 问题:Someone has fire in his belly means_____
A:he is angry
B:he is passionate
C:he has a stomachache
D:he is happy
答案: 【he is passionate】
2、 问题:Conjure up means______.
3、 问题:How deep is the Grand Canyon?
答案: 【1 mile】
4、 问题:UNESCO designated Redwood National Park a world heritage site because of its rare ecosystem and cultural history.
5、 问题:What are the two reasons to shape the Grand Canyon?
D:grits in Colorado river
答案: 【seismic upheaval,grits in Colorado river】
6、 问题:Which of the following statements about Old Faithfulare correct?
A:It’s the name of a geyser in Yellow Stone National Park.
B:It’s named after a man who was faithful.
C:It’s the first geyser receiving a name.
D:It erupts at regular intervals of time.
答案: 【It’s the name of a geyser in Yellow Stone National Park.,It’s the first geyser receiving a name.,It erupts at regular intervals of time.】
7、 问题:Who signed the bill to establish Yosemite National Park?
A:President George Washington
B:President Theodore Roosevelt
C:President Franklin Roosevelt
D:President Ulysses S. Grant
答案: 【President Theodore Roosevelt】
8、 问题:Grand Canyon State refers to _____.
9、 问题:Who is the first explorer traversing Grand Canyon?
答案: 【John Powell】
10、 问题:Yosemite Falls is the highest one in both North America and South America.
1、 问题:Bob Dylan received the following awards:
A:Golden Globe Award
答案: 【Golden Globe Award,Grammy Awards,Academy Award,Pulitzer Prize】