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Chapter Quiz

 

To learn more about nouns , see Language Network, Chapter 2, pages 34-55.

Nouns (Print Quiz)

1.

Choose the answer that includes all the nouns in each sentence: The green caterpillar edged across the road.

 

(A)

green

 

(B)

caterpillar, road

 

(C)

edged, across, road

  

2.

Choose the answer that includes all the nouns in each sentence: The stormy gray clouds promised a blizzard.

 

(A)

stormy, gray

 

(B)

gray, clouds

 

(C)

clouds, blizzard

  

3.

Choose the answer that tells whether the capitalized word is a common noun or a proper noun: Jacques Cousteau has explored many of the world's OCEANS.

 

(A)

proper

 

(B)

common

  

4.

Choose the answer that tells whether the capitalized word is a common noun or a proper noun: Last THANKSGIVING we visited my grandparents.

 

(A)

proper

 

(B)

common

  

5.

Choose the correct plural of the following noun: company

 

(A)

companies

 

(B)

companys

 

(C)

companie

  

6.

Choose the correct plural of the following noun: child

 

(A)

childs

 

(B)

childrens

 

(C)

children

  

7.

Choose the correct plural of the following noun: sheep

 

(A)

sheep

 

(B)

sheeps

 

(C)

sheepes

  

8.

Choose the correct possessive form to complete the following sentence: Tarquin returned _________ library book.

 

(A)

Al's

 

(B)

Als'

 

(C)

Als's

  

9.

Choose the correct possessive form to complete the following sentence: The two __________ faces look happy.

 

(A)

student's

 

(B)

students'

 

(C)

student'

  

10.

Choose the correct possessive form to complete the following sentence: The __________ two front feet had been bandaged but he could still not walk.

 

(A)

calf's

 

(B)

calves

 

(C)

calfs'

  
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