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Dependent and Independent Clauses Quiz

Quiz by Elsayed Ramadan

Grades 11-12
English Language Arts
Common Core

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6 questions
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  • Q1

    Identify the independent clause.

    You had a great idea

    That great idea you had

    30s
  • Q2

    Choose the clause that completes the sentence in a grammatical way.

    The fire alarm sounded

    when I cooked my popcorn for 12 minutes instead of 2.

    I cooked my popcorn for 12 minutes instead of 2.

    30s
  • Q3

    Identify the independent clause.

    that you are sure

    Are you sure

    30s
  • Q4

    Choose the clause that completes the sentence in a grammatical way.

    Since it is supposed to rain today,

    before you bring your umbrella.

    you should bring your umbrella with you.

    30s
  • Q5

    Identify the independent clause.

    That puppy is so cute

    That a puppy could be sobcute

    30s
  • Q6

    Choose the clause that completes the sentence in a grammatical way.

    I think my cat has fleas;

    since he can't stop scratching.

    he's been scratching like crazy.

    30s

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