Conversation2 – Academic

1. Why does the woman go to see the professor? Click on 2 answers
A To get advice on selecting a research topic
B To convince him to allow her to do a particular project
C To ask him to review some research results
D To request help in gaining access to a research facility

2. What aspect of glycerol does the woman want to study?
A Its potential use as a biofuel
B Its effect on the global environment
C Is usefulness as a food additive
D Its potential use as an agricultural aid

3. What is the professor’s opinion about the woman’s proposed research project?
A He is worried that it is too ambitious for an undergraduate.
B He is reluctant to approve it because she has explained it poorly.
C He is concerned about the amount of time it would take him to supervise the project.
D He is not sure she has enough time to complete the field testing before the project is due.

4. According to the woman, what is special about Hazeiton Hall?
A Research on biofuels is being conducted there.
B It is designed specifically for undergraduate research work.
C It has the best conditions for large-scale plant experiments.
D It has the most sophisticated photography equipment on campus.

5. Why is the woman excited about her proposed research project?
A She will be working on the project with her professor.
B The outcome of the project could possibly benefit society.
C She has been interested in the topic for a long time.
D She thinks the project will help her get accepted to graduate school