Soal UN SMP/MTS 2012
Read the text and answer questions 39 to 42.
Jellyfish are not really fish. They are invertebrate animals. This means that unlike fish or people, they have no backbones. In fact, they have no bones at all.
Jellyfish have stomachs and mouths, but no heads. They have nervous systems for sensing the world around them, but no brains. They are made almost entirely of water, which is why you can look through them.
Some jellyfish can glow in darkness by making their own light. The light is made by a chemical reaction inside the jellyfish. Scientists believe jellyfish glow for several reasons. For example, they may glow to scare away predators or to attract animals they like to eat.
Most jellyfish live in salt water, apart from a few types that live in fresh water. Jellyfish are found in oceans and seas all over the world. They live in warm, tropical seas and in icy waters near the North and South poles.
39. Which one creates Jellyfish’s light?
A. White blood.
B. Nervous system.
C. Chemical reaction.
D. Salt water.
40. Based on the text, we know that….
A. They belong to invertebrate animals.
B. They have heads like other animals.
C. Their brain helps them find the food.
D. They cannot live in fresh water.
41. What is the text about?
B. Kinds of all fish.
C. All invertebrate animals.
D. Some kinds of sea animals.
42. “Some jellyfish can glow in darkness by making their own light.” (paragraph 3)
The word “glow” in the sentence means….