Our friend R took an Academic IELTS test in India and remembered the following topics and questions:
Section 1. About cooking classes.
Questions: filling in blanks, multiple choice.
Section 2. A lecture about whales and their behaviour.
Questions: filling in blanks, short-answer questions (no more than 3 words).
Section 3. Don’t remember.
Section 4. About the history of salt production.
Questions: filling in blanks, short-answer questions (no more than 2 words).
Passage 1. A study about otters.
Passage 2. An article on photography.
Passage 3. Don’t remember.
Writing task 1 (a report)
We were given two maps showing the changes in the riverside park between 2010 and 2015.
Writing task 2 (an essay)
Nowadays schools should not use textbooks because children get bored with books. Using games, computers and TV is a better way to give them new information and knowledge. To what extent do you agree or disagree with this statement?