AEUK Academic Reading Tests
AEUK Academic Reading tests have been specifically written for university reading tests. The texts are based around academic journals and there are a variety of test questions (t,f,ng / gap fill / information tables, summaries, etc..)
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AEUK Reading Tests
Reading Test: The path to Brexit.
The text discusses the background history of the EU, its three key treaties and the economics of the EU. It then highlights the dissatisfaction of EU policy in the UK that led to the referendum and then explores the future policies of leaving the EU. Level ***** [B2/C1] TEACHER MEMBERSHIP
Reading Test: The causes of the 2008 Financial Crisis
The text discusses the background history of the financial crash through focusing on prime and sub-prime mortgage lending. It then explores the key reasons behind the profitable trading systems of that time, highlighting the collapse and then the following banking regulations that were introduced in 2009/2010. Level ***** [B2/C1] TEACHER MEMBERSHIP
Reading Test: The Gig Economy
The text discusses the rise of the gig economy and makes an attempt to define exactly what it is. It then highlights key gig companies investigating the importance and limitations of this new contemporary employment platform. Finally, it puts forward the future challenges of the gig economy for employees, employers and society. Level ***** [B2/C1] TEACHER MEMBERSHIP
Reading Test: CSR – Corporate Social Responsibility
The text discusses the popularity of CSR and its historical evolution from the 1950s. It highlights the key values associated with effective CSR policies and examines the key challenges of implementing it. Finally, the author points out that there are still a number of areas that need to be addressed regarding transparency and better legislation Level ***** [B2/C1]. TEACHER MEMBERSHIP
Reading Test: Globalisation: International Trade.
The text defines the key points associated to globalization. It discusses the disparity of progression of trade between countries and highlights the integration of in-ward and out- ward looking policies. It finally points out that three key areas of international globalization are imperative for the economic growth of a country. Level ***** [B2/C1] TEACHER MEMBERSHIP
Reading Test: Economic Inequality.
The text defines economic inequality. It discuses differences in income distribution between the rich and poor, it highlights how inequality is measured and offers a range of solutions to address income inequality. The reading test worksheet tests headings, T/F/NG, short answers, summaries and vocabulary (see Example) Level ***** [B2/C1] TEACHER MEMBERSHIP
Reading Test: Academic Plagiarism – the use of custom essay writing services / writing mills
The text discusses what is academic plagiarism, what are custom essay writing services and why university students use them. It highlights the key problems associated with using these sites and offers possible solutions to prevent students using them. The reading test worksheet tests headings, T/F/NG, short answers, summaries and vocabulary (see Example) Level ***** [B2/C1] TEACHER MEMBERSHIP
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Academic Reading Tests & Writing Summaries
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