MEMBACA : Menentukan main idea pada paragraph tertentu
Contoh soal :
Unlike other international airlines which have stopped flights to Jakarta, Garuda Indonesia has no plan to delay its operation in the capital city.
Garuda Indonesia spokesman Pujobroto said the national flag airlines had not received any notification that Soekarno-Hatta Airport had been affected by the volcanic ash from the Mt. Merapi eruption about 500 kilometers to the east.
"There has been no notification from the aviation authorities which says the airport is affected by the volcanic ash. Therefore Garuda continues its activities", Pujobroto said as quoted by Kompas.com.
A total 13 international carries stopped their flights to Jakarta on Saturday, concerned about volcanic ash in the aire that could cause damage to their aircraft engines, and endanger safety. they are Malaysia Airlines, AirAsia, Singapore Airlines, Emirates, Etihad,Turkish Air, Japan Airlines, Lufthansa and KLM.
Separately, Soekarno Hatta Airport operator PT Angkasa Pura II said the airport was safe and not affected by volcano's eruptions. "The airport is considered normal and safe so far", airport operator's president director Tri S Sunoko said.
What is the main idea of the third paragraph?
a. 13 international carries stopped their flights to Jakarta because of
the volcanic ash.
b. Malaysia Airline, AirAsia,Singapore Airlines are some of international
c. Volcanic ash in the air could cause damage to aircraft and engines
d. 13 international carries are in critical situation in Jakarta
( Soal Ujian Nasional 2010-1011)
Pembahasan soal :
Main idea biasanya ( sebagian besar) berada pada kalimat pertama setiap paragraph.
a. 13 international carries stopped their flights to Jakarta
because of the volcanic ash.