Questions 22 to 25 are based on the passage you have just heard.

Directions:In this section, you will hear three passages. At the end of each passage, you will hear three or four questions. Both the passage and the questions will be spoken only once. After you hear a question, you must choose the best answer from the four choices marked A, B, C and D). Then mark the corresponding letter on Answer Sheet 1 with a single line through the centre.
  • A Anxious and depressed.
  • B Contented and relieved.
  • C Excited but somewhat sad.
  • D Proud but a bit nervous.
  • A It is becoming parents' biggest concern.
  • B It is gaining increasing public attention.
  • C It depends on their parents for success.
  • D It starts the moment they are born.
  • A Set a good example for them to follow.
  • B Read books and magazines to them.
  • C Help them to learn by themselves.
  • D Choose the right school for them.
  • A Their intelligence.
  • B Their home life.
  • C The effort they put in learning.
  • D The quality of their school.