IELTS Reading Practice Test
20:00
Choose the correct letter, A, B, C or D.
Write the correct letter in boxes on your answer sheet.
1The first paragraph tells us about
A
the kinds of jobs that will be most affected by the growth of Al.
B
the extent to which Al will alter the nature of the work that people do.
C
the proportion of the world's labour force who will have jobs in Al in the future.
D
the difference between ways that embodied and disembodied Al will impact on workers.
2According to the second paragraph, what is Stella Pachidi's view of the 'knowledge Economy'?
A
It is having an influence on the number of jobs available.
B
It is changing people's attitudes towards their occupations.
C
It is the main reason why the production sector is declining.
D
It is a key factor driving current developments in the workplace.
3What did Pachidi observe at the telecommunications company?
A
staff disagreeing with the recommendations of AI
B
staff feeling resentful about the intrusion of Al in their work
C
staff making sure that Al produces the results that they want
D
staff allowing Al to carry out tasks they ought to do themselves
4In his recently published research, Ewan McGaughey
A
challenges the idea that redundancy is a negative thing.
B
shows the profound effect of mass unemployment on society.
C
highlights some differences between past and future job losses.
D
illustrates how changes in the job market can be successfully handled.