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Chapter Quiz

 

For more help with topics covered in this quiz, review Chapter 7 of Language Network, pages 176-195.

Using Modifiers (Print Quiz)

1.

Choose the answer that correctly completes this sentence: The signal changes __________ at the intersection; motorists should proceed ________.

 

(A)

quickly; cautiously

 

(B)

quick; cautious

  

2.

Choose the answer that correctly completes this sentence: Turn ________ at the sign; be _________ not to miss that corner.

 

(A)

sharp; carefully

 

(B)

sharply; careful

  

3.

Choose the answer that correctly completes this sentence: The speaker appeared _________; his handwritten speech was held ________ in his hand.

 

(A)

anxiously; firmly

 

(B)

anxious; firmly

  

4.

Choose the answer that correctly completes this sentence: Last night's championship game was the __________ basketball game I've ever seen!

 

(A)

incrediblest

 

(B)

more incredible

 

(C)

most incredible

  

5.

Choose the answer that correctly completes this sentence: The shop classes at Deer Valley Vocational School turn out _________ trade apprentices than any other vocational school in the state.

 

(A)

good

 

(B)

better

 

(C)

best

  

6.

Choose the answer that correctly completes this sentence: The passengers spoke ________ of their cruise to northern Alaska than they did about their cruise to southern California.

 

(A)

favorably

 

(B)

less favorably

 

(C)

least favorably

  

7.

Choose the answer in each group that uses comparisons correctly.

 

(A)

The Foucault Pendulum is a most unique mechanism.

 

(B)

The Foucault Pendulum is a unique mechanism.

  

8.

Choose the answer in each group that uses comparisons correctly.

 

(A)

My brother Simon likes reggae music better than Mother.

 

(B)

My brother Simon likes reggae music better than Mother does.

  

9.

Choose the modifier that correctly completes this sentence: ___________ kind of inflatable raft is made for a new underwater sport that is safer and easier than scuba diving.

 

(A)

This

 

(B)

These

  

10.

Choose the modifier that correctly completes each sentence: The cold ocean felt _________ running over my sandals.

 

(A)

well

 

(B)

good

  
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