（ ）1. Put the following events_______ according to the time when they happened and then put
them ______ of their importance in history.
A. in order; in order B. in the order; in an order
C. in an order; in order D. in order; in order
（ ）2. Though the experiment didn’t ______ as it had been planned, the result was still ______.
A. work out; satisfied B. carry out; satisfying
C. turn out; pleased D. work out; satisfactory
（ ）3. _______what they have achieved in the past five years, we still have to long way to go.
A. Comparing with B. Compared with C. Comparing to D. Compare to
（ ）4. Though different body movements mean different things in different cultures, ______smile is ______ accepted as a sign of happiness or being friendly.
A. the; universally B. the; usually C. a; globally D. a; universal
（ ）5. The procedures(程序) of operating a computer have been ______ several times, the results of which have made it much easier _______.
A. cut down; to operate B. simplified; to be operated
C. reduced; to be operated D. simplified; to operate
（ ）6. Artificial intelligence can never be equal ________ .
A. with that of us real humans B. to us real humans
C. to that of us real humans D. with us real humans
（ ）7. A computer can think logically and work millions and millions of times faster than a human but it _____ never replace humans because it has to ________ to work.
A. may; be programmed B. can; program
C. should; program D. can; be programmed
（ ）8. The application of the Internet is considered as a revolution in computer science, _______, computers could be connected with _______ to share information.
A. as a result; one after another B. as the result, one another
C. as a result; one another D. as the result; one to the other
（ ）9. _______time goes by, computers are made smaller and smaller and nobody knows for sure how small _______ be made but there must be a limit.
A. With; they can B. As; they can
C. When; they can D. While; can they
（ ）10. With more applications to be invented ______ computers, they are sure, for the most part, to improve our life quality.
A. for B. to C. with D. of
（ ）11. Apart from being applied in such fields _______ communication, finance and trade, computers also play an very important part in making mobile phones, medical operations ________ in space exploration.
A. like; as long as B. as; as well as
C. like; as good as D. as; as far as
（ ）12. Whatever you say about what I did the other day, I meant no harm to you ________.
A. in a way B. by the way C. anyway D. on the way
（ ）13. _______ the help of this new type of calculator, people will be able to _______ much faster with more accurate figures as a result.
A. With; calculate B. Under; work out
C. By; make out D. For; count
（ ）14. A lot of technical problems have to be solved ______ this new type of digital camera _______its appearance in market.
A. when; makes B. until; will make
C. before; makes D. after; will make
（ ）15. Computers have been made ______ clever that they can ______ problems like humans _______.
A. such; deal with; in a way B. so; do with; in a way
C. such; do with; in the way D. so; deal with; in a way
（ ）16. I do hope that one day the Chinese language will become a ______ language, that is, everyone in the world will communicate in it.
A. common B. universal C. popular D. special
（ ）17. Misunderstanding is likely to ______ if people fail to communicate with each other.
A. raise B. rise C. arise D. add up
（ ）18. ----Has she agreed to the date for the meeting?
----Well, that’s _____ she disagrees
A. what B. where C. when D. which
（ ）19. There were _____ many people in the zoo _____ it was hard to get through the crowd to see the animals.
A. such; that B. so; that C. too; that D. quite; that
（ ）20. If you want to know more information about the Analytical Machine, ______ the following Website:
A. see B. visit C. look for D. search
（ ）21. ________your naughty niece closely and don’t let her ________ my regular sleep in the afternoon.
A. Watch out; ruin B. Watch over; spoil
C. Watch on; destroy D. Watch out; spoil
（ ）22. When your computer begins to run slow, it is a ______ that it has been attacked by computer virus.
A. signal B. symbol C. reality D. character
（ ）23. Coughing and sneezing _____ the coming of a bad cold.
A. sign B. signal C. express D. present
（ ）24. ______ how much the trip will cost and see if you can afford it.
A. See B. Calculate C. Count D. Work at
（ ）25. _______, I am determined not to play computer games and ______myself in doing something meaningful.
A. From now on; employ B. From now on; bury
C. Since now on; devote D. From today on; explore
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