Difficulty level: Semi Hard
Listen to the following talk about unemployment rate, then answer the multiple choice questions below. Make sure you read all 3 questions carefully before you start.
1. A year from now, the unemployment rate will be
A) fairly good
B) not as high in California
C) very high for the country as a whole
2. One problem is that
A) employees cannot work for more than 33 hours per week
B) employers will extend working hours instead of hiring new staff
C) there are too many part-time workers
3. If the economy begins to improve
A) more people will be discouraged from looking for work
B) people will think that there are more job opportunities
C) there will be an expansion of the workforce
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