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Chapter Quiz

 

Read Chapter 8 in Language Network, pages 184-205, to find out more about sentence structure.

Sentence Structure (Print Quiz)

1.

Identify the following sentence as simple, compound, or complex: We can wait here until Carlo calls us.

 

(A)

simple

 

(B)

compound

 

(C)

complex

  

2.

Identify the following sentence as simple, compound, or complex: Either the engine starts, or we will remain here all night.

 

(A)

simple

 

(B)

compound

 

(C)

complex

  

3.

Identify the following sentence as simple, compound, or complex: A group of my classmates studied the problem and solved it in a few minutes.

 

(A)

simple

 

(B)

compound

 

(C)

complex

  

4.

Identify the following sentence as simple, compound, or complex: The old car was in fairly good operating condition, but the condition of the body was poor.

 

(A)

simple

 

(B)

compound

 

(C)

complex

  

5.

Identify the type of dependent clause in the following sentence: The small streams that run through the area are loaded with fish.

 

(A)

adverb clause

 

(B)

adjective clause

 

(C)

noun clause

  

6.

Identify the type of dependent clause in the following sentence: When the leaves begin to fall, we will harvest the last of our crops.

 

(A)

adverb clause

 

(B)

adjective clause

 

(C)

noun clause

  

7.

Identify the type of dependent clause in the following sentence: Your sister said you haven't slept in two or three nights.

 

(A)

adverb clause

 

(B)

adjective clause

 

(C)

noun clause

  

8.

Identify the type of dependent clause in the following sentence: People who have poor diets are likely to catch colds.

 

(A)

adverb clause

 

(B)

adjective clause

 

(C)

noun clause

  

9.

Identify the following sentence as simple or compound: The crew checked the ship and prepared it for sea.

 

(A)

simple sentence

 

(B)

compound sentence

  

10.

Identify the following sentence as simple or compound: We must prepare the dam, or the water will rush through.

 

(A)

simple sentence

 

(B)

compound sentence

  
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