首页 - 网校 - 万题库 - 美好明天 - 直播 - 导航 -
首页万题库美好明天课堂章节课公开课实用文档作文大全宝宝起名
2021中考
法律硕士
2021高考
MBA考试
2021考研
MPA考试
考研培训
专升本
在职研 自学考试 成人高考
一级建造师
安全工程师
岩土工程师
设备监理师
二级建造师
招标师考试
环保工程师
注册给排水
一级消防师
注册测绘师
化工工程师
暖通工程师
二级消防师
电气工程师
城乡规划师
结构工程师
一级造价师
咨询工程师
建筑师考试
安全评价师
二级造价考试
监理工程师
房地产估价
注册计量师
房地产经纪人
环境影响评价师
土地登记代理人
初级会计职称
注册税务师
统计师
中级会计职称
精算师
国际内审师
会计职称
ACCA考试
高级会计师
注册会计师
高级经济师
资产评估
经济师
CMA
初级经济师
审计师考试
中级经济师
美国注册会计师
执业药师 执业医师 执业护士 卫生资格 初级护师 主管护师 乡村全科助理医师
基金从业 证券从业 银行从业 期货从业 理财规划 保荐代表人
公 务 员
社会工作者
跟 单 员
事业单位
保险从业
单 证 员
教师资格
出版资格
驾 驶 员
教师招聘
报关水平
特岗教师
报检水平
普 通 话
导游考试
人力资源管理师
国际货运代理人
四 六 级
GRE考试
GMAT考试
英语四级
口译笔译
申硕英语
英语六级
商务英语
公共英语
专四专八
托福考试
博思考试
雅思考试
托业考试
成人英语三级
日语等级
等级考试 水平考试 职称计算机 计算机一级 计算机二级 计算机三级 计算机四级
实用文档
宝宝起名
作文大全
求职招聘
论文下载 英语学习 入党申请 思想汇报 工作总结
您现在的位置: 考试吧 > 英语四六级考试 > 学习资料 > 英语四级 > 阅读 > 正文

2020年大学英语四级阅读练习:老虎的生存危机

来源:考试吧 2020-05-29 11:48:05 要考试,上考试吧! 英语四六级万题库
考试吧整理“2020年大学英语四级阅读练习:老虎的生存危机”,更多英语四级阅读习题,请访问考试吧英语四六级考试网或微信搜索“万题库英语四六级考试”。

 

  By 1970, according to a World Wildlife Fund report, only about 4,500 tigers survived throughout the world-half of them in India. Mr. Foresters, who followed and counted tiger footprints, estimated that in May 1972 only about 1,800 tigers existed in India. Project Tiger Supported by W.W.F. was immediately launched. Nine tiger reserves(保留地) were created, with armed guards protecting them.

  The project provided opportunities for researchers from India and abroad to study tigers in the reserves and gather previously unavailable information about their habits. Studies show that a male tiger may control a hunting territory of between 10 and 20 square kilometers, depending on its age, size and strength. Theterritory of male includes the smaller territories(领地) of three or four tigresses. A tiger marks the boundaries of its territories by spraying urine and other bodily liquids on bushes. But it tries to avoid territorial fights, being guided by the distinctive body smell of other tigers. Tigers fight to death only when a tigress is defending her young, or when a tiger is guarding a tigress from the attentions of other males.

  The popular image of the tiger is that of a merciless and unconquerable hunter. But studies show that it catches only one of 20 victims it tries to attack.

  Fears have recently developed that Project Tiger has been too successful. It has enabled the tiger population to double (by mid-80 S), but India"s human population has also grown out of control. Currently it is 750 million and likely to be 900 million by the end of the century. Land problem is becoming serious and many rural people feel bitter about the fact that some rich forests are reserved for tigers. A growing number of attacks by tigers on man has added to the hostility .

  练习题:

  Choose correct answers to the question:

  1.The ultimate aim of Project Tiger is to _____.

  A.study the growth rate of tigers

  B.protect tigers from being killed

  C.promote the breeding of young tigers

  D.analyze the behavioral patterns of tigers

  2.Studies have shown that ______.

  A.a tigress never attacks until attacked

  B.the tigress is not as fierce as the tigers

  C.a tiger usually fights another tiger to defend its own territory

  D.the tiger is not an efficient hunter as is commonly described

  3.According to the passage, a tiger"s territory _____.

  A.remains unchanged

  B.is often defended by tigresses

  C.expands as the tiger grows up

  D.is the cause of most fights

  4.Some people are afraid that Project Tiger _____.

  A.has been carried too far

  B.has not received enough attention

  C.has failed to achieve its goal

  D.is not worth the money spent on it

  5.The author seems _____.

  A.to be enthusiastic about Project Tiger

  B.to have a matter-of-fact attitude towards Project Tiger

  C.to have a hostile attitude towards Project Tiger

  D.to be satisfied with Project Tiger

  1.[D] 根据文章第1段,老虎被捕杀是其数量剧减的根本原因,因此使老虎免于被杀是野生动物保护基金会的最终目的,故选D。

  2.[B] 第3段第2句说,但研究表明老虎捕捉猎物的成功率仅为1/20,B与之相符。第2段说到老虎一般会避免领土之争,C与之不符,故排除;A、D在原文中并未提及均可排除。

  3.[A] 第2段第2句提到,研究表明,一头雄老虎依年龄、体型及力量可以控制10至20公里的狩猎领地,随着老虎的长大,其体型及力量都在增大,其占领的狩猎领地的面积自然也就增大,故A正确。

  4.[C] 文章第4段首句说,许多人近来开始担心老虎项目过于成功,C项是该句的同义替换,故为答案。

  5.[B] 纵观全文,作者对于老虎保护项目没有加入个人的主观色彩,他持的是一种客观的态度,故选B。

扫描/长按二维码可帮助学习46级考试
了解四六级考试动态
了解四六级历年真题
了解四六级考试技巧
了解作文听力等资料

四六级万题库 | 微信搜索"万题库英语四六级考试"

  相关推荐

  2020英语四六级考试时间 | 英语四级作文 | 六级作文

  历年大学英语四级考试真题听力(含MP3)汇总

  历年大学英语四级真题及答案|解析|估分|下载

  历年大学英语六级真题及答案|解析|估分|下载

  历年大学英语六级考试听力下载(原文+MP3)汇总

  2020大学英语四级考试真题 | 英语六级考试真题答案

0
收藏该文章
0
收藏该文章
文章责编:zhangyuqiong  
看了本文的网友还看了
文章搜索
版权声明:如果英语四六级考试网所转载内容不慎侵犯了您的权益,请与我们联系800@exam8.com,我们将会及时处理。如转载本英语四六级考试网内容,请注明出处。
Copyright © 2004- 考试吧英语四六级考试网 出版物经营许可证新出发京批字第直170033号 
京ICP证060677 京ICP备05005269号 中国科学院研究生院权威支持(北京)
精选6套卷
8次直播课
大数据宝典
通关大法!