IELTS Listening Practice Test 18 Printable -
IELTS Listening Practice Test 18 Printable

IELTS Listening Practice Test 18 Printable

Section 3

Questions 21-24
Label the chart below.
Choose your answers from the box below and write the correct letters in boxes 21-24 on
your answer sheet

IELTS Listening Practice Test - Reasons for young people to live their parent's homes

A relationship/marriage
B emancipation
C need for freedom
D studies
E conflict with parents
F pressure from parents
G new job
H need for space and privacy
I abuse

Questions 25-29
Which student will present which information?
A Melanie
B Chris
C Both

Write the correct letter, A, B, or C, in boxes 26-29 on your answer sheet.
25 the 18-20 group _____
26 the 20-24 group _____
27 the under-18 group _____
28 the 25 and over group _____
29 the group that still live with parents _____
Question 30
Which graph shows what problems people who moved out of their parents’ house faced in their first few months living alone?


Section 4

Questions 31-33
What are the THREE WAYS in which turbellaria differ from other flatworms, according to Dr Baker?

A they are not parasitic
B 80% of their nutrition comes from platyhelminths
C they have a simpler structure
D they’re less intelligent
E they have eyes
F their sensory system is more elaborate
G their sensory organs are chemical
Questions 34-38
Complete the sentences below.

34 Turbellaria are able to _____ thanks to the structure of their bodies.
35 Any part of a turbellarian’s body that isn’t occupied by organs is filled with a _____.
36 While turbellaria are hermaphrodites, they don’t _____.
37 Most turbellaria’s natural habitat is _____.
38 Turbellaria expel all undigested food from their _____.
Questions 39, 40
Choose the correct letter, A, B or C.

39 Fission is the ability of
A two worms to grow out of one if you split it in the middle.
B flatworms to procreate by breaking into smaller flatworms.
C flatworms to regenerate organs they’ve lost.

40 Fission in flatworms is an important phenomenon for scientists because
A it might help them find a way to do the same to human cells.
B it has been found to put a break on the human aging process.
C it technically means that flatworms can live forever.

Answer Keys

Listening Section 1
1. Carleton
2. 020 8322 1479
3. 30th May
4. 30
5. mini burgers
6. vegetable croquettes
7. five hummus/houmous
8. goat’s cheese
9. 4
10. 303
Listening Section 2
11. 2006
12. 500
13. siblings
14. be kind
15. writer’s block
16. C
17. C
18. B
19. inherently good
20. poverty
Listening Section 3
21. C
22. H
23. A
24. F
25. B
26. A
27. B
28. A
29. C
30. D
Listening Section 4
31-33 IN ANY ORDER A, D, F
34. hide under stones
35. spongy connective tissue
36. reproduce alone
37. water
38. mouth
39. B
40. A

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