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Unit 3 Grammar Test: Commas and Quotations

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  • Q1
    1. Which sentence is punctuated correctly?
    A. Do you prefer tacos, burritos, or enchiladas for dinner?
    C. Do you prefer, tacos, burritos, or enchiladas for dinner?
    B. Do you prefer tacos burritos, or enchiladas for dinner?
    120s
  • Q2
    2. Which sentence is punctuated correctly?
    B. Please help sweep the floor, dust the dresser, and empty the dishwasher.
    A. Please help sweep the floors dust the dresser, and empty the dishwasher.
    C. Please help, sweep the floor, dust the dresser, and empty the dishwasher.
    120s
  • Q3
    3. Where should the DIRECT ADDRESS comma or commas go: Giana I didn't know that you were a dancer.
    After Giana
    After know
    No commas needed
    120s
  • Q4
    4. Which sentence is punctuated correctly?
    C. Mrs. Murrain do you like coffee?
    B. Mrs. Murrain, do you like coffee?
    A. Mrs. murrain do you like coffee?
    120s
  • Q5
    5. What is the best way to revise the sentences? When she went to the zoo she fed the giraffes.
    B. When she went to the zoo, she fed the giraffes.
    C. No comma needed.
    A. When, she went to the zoo she feed the giraffes.
    30s
  • Q6
    6. Which sentence is punctuated correctly?
    C. Yes, you may go, to Bob's house.
    B. Yes, you, may go to Bob's house.
    A. Yes, you may go to Bob's house.
    30s
  • Q7
    7. Where should the DIRECT ADDRESS comma or commas go: Wow I didn't know you shaved your head!
    No commas
    After I
    After Wow
    30s
  • Q8
    8. What change, if any, should be made to the following sentence? Approaching the edge of the cliff I got nervous.
    C. No change needed
    A. Add a comma after cliff
    B. Add a comma after I
    30s
  • Q9
    9. Which sentence is punctuated correctly?
    C. The Chiefs won the Super Bowl on February 12, 2023.
    B. The Chiefs won the Super Bowl on February 12 2023.
    A. The Chiefs won the Super Bowl on February, 12, 2023.
    30s
  • Q10
    10. What is missing in the sentence and where should it be placed? I gave the book to Malik the boy in the blue shirt.
    B. Comma after "blue"
    C. Nothing is missing from the sentence
    A. Comma after "Malik"
    30s
  • Q11
    11. Which sentence is punctuated correctly?
    C. No, I can't come to the birthday party tomorrow evening.
    A. No I, can't come to the birthday party tomorrow evening.
    B. No, I can't come, to the birthday party, tomorrow evening.
    30s
  • Q12
    12. Which sentence is punctuated correctly?
    B. Mark Twain, an author, is from Hannibal, MO.
    C. Mark Twain, an author is from Hannibal MO
    A. Mark Twain, an author, is from Hannibal MO.
    30s
  • Q13
    13. Which sentence uses dialogue and commas correctly?
    B. "Libby and Mom are bringing appetizers”, She informed me.
    C. "Libby and Mom are bringing appetizers,” she informed me.
    A. "Libby and Mom are bringing appetizers.” she informed me.
    30s
  • Q14
    14. What change if any needs to be made to the following sentence: Maddie asked, “Are you coming to dinner on Friday night?”
    C. No changes are needed
    A. Remove the comma after asked
    B. Add quotation marks before Maddie
    30s
  • Q15
    15. Mrs. Hines asked has anyone studied for the test? Choose the correctly written dialogue:
    A. Mrs. Hines, asked "has anyone studied for the test?"
    B. Mrs. Hines asked ",Has anyone studied for the test?"
    C. Mrs. Hines asked, "Has anyone studied for the test?"
    30s

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