The IELTS Listening test requires that you answer many different types of questions, but what proves the most problematic for students are often the Multiple Choice questions. Whilst multiple choice questions may seem scary at first, there are some useful strategies that you can apply to make sure that you get the best mark possible.
The voice on the cassette tape reads the instructions on the front of the question booklet. Read the instructions as you listen to the tape to become accustomed to the speed and accent of the speech. Ask the administrator of the IELTS examination to adjust the volume in a suitable level, if necessary.