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Read the passage below and answer the questions that follow.

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A state rich in culture and history, Kelantan sees a strong influence from neighboring Thailand and the predominantly Muslim population along its border. Kelantan is renowned for its wonderful handicrafts, especially the skill of its silversmiths, songket weavers and kite makers.

 

Don't forget to pick up some cottage industry products and sample true traditional cuisine such as keropok or budu. In Kelantan, you can expect a rich fusion of traditiona Malay and Thai food, as well as a number of historical sites and architectural wonders worth visiting.

 

The local economy is primarily agricultural, with the production of rice, rubber and tobacco contributing significantly. Often, in between paddy planting seasons, you can see a mass of black smoke on the horizon as farmers clear out what's left behind after the harvest with flame and scythe.

     
  1.

Kelantan culture is mainly influenced by

       
    (A) only the Thais
    (B) only the Muslims
    (C) its neighboring states
    (D)

the Thais and the Muslims

       
  2. The word predominantly shows that the Muslim population is
       
    (A)

large

    (B) small
    (C) growing
    (D) well-known
       
  3.

The word renowned as used in the passage means

       
    (A) called
    (B)

known

    (C) located
    (D) attracted
       
  4. Keropok and budu are examples of Kelantanese
       
    (A) architecture
    (B) handicraft
    (C) history
    (D)

food

       
  5. You can do the following interesting things in Kelantan except
       
    (A) visit historical places
    (B) sample Kelantan food
    (C)

visit Kelantan cottages

    (D) watch kite makers at work
       
  6. In between paddy planting seasons, you can see a mass of black smoke because the farmers are
       
    (A)

clearing the rice fields

    (B) harvesting the paddy
    (C) planting the crops
    (D) fogging the fields
       
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  Answers : 1D   2A   3B   4D   5C   6A
 
 
 
 

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