IELTS General Reading 3 - Passage 1

IELTS Reading Tip

In the IELTS Reading test, you may be asked to match information in the question with information in the text. However, the texts will be longer (between 750 and 950 words) and you will need to match the question to a paragraph.

Questions 1-4

Reading Passage 1 has seven sections, A-G.

Which paragraphs in the passage contain the following information?

Write the correct letter, A-G, in boxes 1-4 on your answer sheet.

1what to do if you need help outside normal working hours  

2who to speak to first for general information  

3what happens when you register with the Centre  

4what to do if you need to cancel a doctor's appointment  

Questions 5-9

Do the following statements agree with the information given in Reading Passage?

In boxes 5-9 on your answer sheet write

TRUEif the statement agrees with the information
FALSEif the statement contradicts the information
NOT GIVENif there is no information on this

5You must always see the same doctor if you visit the Centre. 

6If you want a repeat prescription you must make an appointment. 

7Helen Stranger is the Head Nurse. 

8It is possible that receptionists will ask you to explain your problem. 

9You should give the Health Centre your new contact details if you move house. 

Questions 10-14

Complete each sentence with the correct ending, A-J, below.

Write the correct letter, A-J, in boxes 10-14 on your answer sheet.

A talk to a staff co-ordinator.
B have two thirty-minute breaks.
C not take any breaks for meals.
D pay for any meals they have.
E get a single one-hour break.
F look at the section staffing board.
G lose pay for their break times.
H tell a member of the Personnel Management team.
I have an annual dental examination.
J consult their doctor.

10Temporary employees only working 3 hours should 

11Employees who work 11 hours should 

12To find out when to have their breaks, employees should 

13Employees working with food must 

14Food handlers who have been ill should 


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