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Chapter Quiz

 

For more help with the sentence and its parts, see Language Network, Chapter 1, pages 4-33.

The Sentence and Its Parts (Print Quiz)

1.

Choose the sentence that is correctly divided into a complete subject and a complete predicate.

 

(A)

Both / pilots landed safely.

 

(B)

Both pilots / landed safely.

 

(C)

Both pilots landed / safely.

  

2.

Choose the sentence that is correctly divided into a complete subject and a complete predicate.

 

(A)

I / was on TV last year.

 

(B)

I was / on TV last year.

 

(C)

I was on TV / last year.

  

3.

Choose the answer that tells whether the following sentence is declarative, interrogative, imperative, or exclamatory: What an amazing performance he gave

 

(A)

declarative

 

(B)

interrogative

 

(C)

imperative

 

(D)

exclamatory

  

4.

Choose the answer that tells whether the following sentence is declarative, interrogative, imperative, or exclamatory: Join me on the volleyball team

 

(A)

declarative

 

(B)

interrogative

 

(C)

imperative

 

(D)

exclamatory

  

5.

Choose the answer that tells whether the following sentence is declarative, interrogative, imperative, or exclamatory: Snakes sometimes hibernate in logs

 

(A)

declarative

 

(B)

interrogative

 

(C)

imperative

 

(D)

exclamatory

  

6.

Choose the sentence that shows the subject(s) capitalized and the verb(s) in parentheses.

 

(A)

SOME BEARS and bats (live) in caves.

 

(B)

Some BEARS and BATS (live) in caves.

 

(C)

Some BEARS and BATS (live) in CAVES.

  

7.

Choose the sentence that shows the subject capitalized and the verb in parentheses.

 

(A)

PEPE and his FATHER (went) on a trip together.

 

(B)

Pepe and HIS FATHER (went) on a trip together.

 

(C)

PEPE and his FATHER went on a (trip) together.

  

8.

Choose the subject in the following sentence: Why is that man dressed like a monkey?

 

(A)

man

 

(B)

monkey

 

(C)

why

  

9.

Choose the subject in the following sentence: Just ahead of us was an oasis.

 

(A)

ahead

 

(B)

us

 

(C)

oasis

  

10.

Decide whether the following group of words is a complete sentence or a fragment: Healthy and tanned from summer vacation

 

(A)

sentence

 

(B)

fragment

  
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