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Table 1 Reading and listening passage identification key for GEPT-A and iBT

From: A comparability study between the General English Proficiency Test- Advanced and the Internet-Based Test of English as a Foreign Language

Passage number Topic Passage number Topic
GEPT R1 Caravaggio iBT R1 19th Century Politics in the United States
GEPT R2 Value-Added Assessment iBT R2 The Expression of Emotions
GEPT R3 Hydrates iBT R3 Geology and Landscape
GEPT R4 Brownfields iBT R4 Feeding Habits of East African Herbivores
GEPT R4a Brownfields summary paragraph iBT R5 Loie Fuller
GEPT R5 Hudson’s Bay Company iBT R6 Green Icebergs
GEPT R6 Victor the Wild Child iBT R7 Architecture
GEPT R7 Three Historical Attractions iBT R8 Long-Term Stability of Ecosystems
GEPT R7a Colonial Williamsburg iBT R9 Depletion of the Ogallala Aquifer
GEPT R7b Historical Village of Hokkaido iBT WR1 Altruism
GEPT R7c Rothenburg ob der Tauber iBT WL1 Altruism
GEPT WR1 Online Reviews: A Boon for Travelers and Businesses iBT WR2 Professors on Television
GEPT WR2 The Downside of Online Travel Reviews iBT WL2 Professors on Television
   iBT WR3 Portrait of an Elderly Woman in a White Bonnet
   iBT WL3 Portrait of an Elderly Woman in a White Bonnet