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Skimming and Scanning (Grade 5)
The general crime rate in the US is a increasing b decreasing c not changing 3. The age group which commits the highest rate of crime is a 14 - James Fox believes that the improvement in crime figures could a make us complacent in the fight against crime. According to paragraph 3, the government a is doing everything it can to solve the problem. In comparison with James Fox, Michael Tonry is a more pessimistic. Jonathan Kozol believes that a there is no solution to the problem.
Skimming and Scanning
Posted by David S. The questions work as useful models for those in the actual IELTS exam, and allow you to practice your skimming and scanning techniques on a passage that is easier to understand than a typical IELTS article. Skimming and scanning will be the focus of the questions below. Remember that when we reading an article in an academic context, we always need to do the following:. It was first coined by the United States Air Force in to describe sightings of mysterious objects in the sky that could not be explained even after careful investigation. Following this event, public sightings of UFOs increased dramatically.