# Answer to Weekly YCT Real Exam Question Practice and Analysis

## Answers shuí yuè niǎo sān xiàn zài xué xiàoA. 谁 B. 月 C. 鸟 D. 三 E. 现 在 F. 学 校A: who B: month C: bird D: three E: now F: school Zhè ér yǒu jǐ gè rén?这 儿 有 几 个 人？How many people are there? Zhè yǒu sān gè rén.这 有 （三） 个 人。There are 3 people here. Answer: DAnalysis: This question tests the student’s understanding of questions and answers related to quantities. The question is “How many people are there?”, and the answer should include a number. We can see 6 feet in the picture, so can assume that this means there are 3 people. Thus, option D is the correct answer. Nà shì shén me?那 是 什 么 ？What’s that? Nà shì xiǎo niǎo.那 是 小 （鸟）.That’s a small bird. Answer: CAnalysis: This question tests the student’s ability to identify what they’re seeing in a picture. The question is “What is that?”. There is a bird in the picture, and so option C is the correct answer. Wǒ qù xué xiào，zài jiàn.我 去 （学 校）， 再 见。I’ll go to school. Bye. Hǎo, zài jiàn.好， 再 见。OK, bye. Answer: FAnalysis: This question tests the student’s ability to interpret what they’re seeing in a picture. The statement is “I’m going (to) _____.”. The blank should be a place, and we can see a school bus in the picture. Thus, option F is the correct answer. Bà bà, xiàn zài jǐ diǎn?爸 爸，（现 在） 几 点？Dad, what time is it now? 12 diǎn.12 点Twelve o’clock. Answer: EAnalysis: This question tests the student’s understanding of questions and answers related to time. The question is “Dad, what time is it _____?”. “Month” and “now” are the only options related to time, and since “month” does not fit in the question, option E is the correct answer. Míng tiān shì 8 hào ma?明 天 是 8 号 吗？Is tomorrow the 8th? Míng tiān shì 5 yuè 9 hào.明 天 是 5 （月） 9 号。Tomorrow is May 9th. Answer: BAnalysis: This question tests the student’s understanding of questions and answers related to time. The question is “Is tomorrow the 8th?”. A response to this question could consist of a full date, including the month and day, and so option B is the correct answer. Shuí chī mǐ fàn?（谁） 吃 米 饭？Who’s eating rice? Wǒ chī mǐ fàn.我 吃 米 饭。I’ll eat rice. Answer: AAnalysis: This question tests the student’s understanding of interrogative pronouns. The question is “_____ eating rice?”. The question is missing a subject, so option A is the correct answer.

**Answers**

shuí yuè niǎo sān xiàn zài xué xiào

A. 谁 B. 月 C. 鸟 D. 三 E. 现 在 F. 学 校

A: who B: month C: bird D: three E: now F: school

Zhè ér yǒu jǐ gè rén?

这 儿 有 几 个 人？

How many people are there?

Zhè yǒu sān gè rén.

这 有 （三） 个 人。

There are 3 people here.

**Answer: D**Analysis: This question tests the student’s understanding of questions and answers related to quantities. The question is “How many people are there?”, and the answer should include a number. We can see 6 feet in the picture, so can assume that this means there are 3 people. Thus, option D is the correct answer.

Nà shì shén me?

那 是 什 么 ？

What’s that?

Nà shì xiǎo niǎo.

那 是 小 （鸟）.

That’s a small bird.

**Answer: C**Analysis: This question tests the student’s ability to identify what they’re seeing in a picture. The question is “What is that?”. There is a bird in the picture, and so option C is the correct answer.

Wǒ qù xué xiào，zài jiàn.

我 去 （学 校）， 再 见。

I’ll go to school. Bye.

Hǎo, zài jiàn.

好， 再 见。

OK, bye.

**Answer: F**

Analysis: This question tests the student’s ability to interpret what they’re seeing in a picture. The statement is “I’m going (to) _____.”. The blank should be a place, and we can see a school bus in the picture. Thus, option F is the correct answer.

Bà bà, xiàn zài jǐ diǎn?

爸 爸，（现 在） 几 点？

Dad, what time is it now?

12 diǎn.

12 点

Twelve o’clock.

**Answer: E**

Analysis: This question tests the student’s understanding of questions and answers related to time. The question is “Dad, what time is it _____?”. “Month” and “now” are the only options related to time, and since “month” does not fit in the question, option E is the correct answer.

Míng tiān shì 8 hào ma?

明 天 是 8 号 吗？

Is tomorrow the 8th?

Míng tiān shì 5 yuè 9 hào.

明 天 是 5 （月） 9 号。

Tomorrow is May 9th.

**Answer: B**

Analysis: This question tests the student’s understanding of questions and answers related to time. The question is “Is tomorrow the 8th?”. A response to this question could consist of a full date, including the month and day, and so option B is the correct answer.

Shuí chī mǐ fàn?

（谁） 吃 米 饭？

Who’s eating rice?

Wǒ chī mǐ fàn.

我 吃 米 饭。

I’ll eat rice.

**Answer: A**

Analysis: This question tests the student’s understanding of interrogative pronouns. The question is “_____ eating rice?”. The question is missing a subject, so option A is the correct answer.

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