By Daivample White

IELTS Reading Question Type: Short Answer

Studying IELTS reading question types, such as short answer, helps very much to speed up your answering in real test scenarios. IELTS organization has officially published all kinds of questions so that all test takers have the chance to be familiar with possible question types of test papers.

You can get question types from IELTS official website or related books. We get some samples here to demo the short answer question type. Hopefully, these practices may give you a hand to build stronger skills to answer this sort of question.

Atom Bomb
 Academic   Identifying/Match Information; Short Answer
Africa Boy
 Academic   Table Completion; True/False/Not Given; Short Answer
Australian Aborigines
 Academic   Short Answer; Identifying/Match Information; Summary/Note Completion
Universities in Britain
 General   Match Heading; Short Answer; Identifying/Match Information
Crime-Fighting Technology
 Academic   Match Heading; Multiple Choice; Short Answer; Yes/No/Not Given
Is Science Dangerous
 Academic   True/False/Not Given; Short Answer; Match Sentence Ending; Multiple Choice
Life Without Death
 Academic   Yes/No/Not Given; Identifying/Match Information; Short Answer; Summary/Note Completion