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Accuplacer Writing Placement Test Study Guide Final Exam

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Question 1 1.

Choose the option that corrects the following faulty collective ownership error.

Expensive cars should have a good sound system.

Question 2 2. If you decide to vary your sentence structure by using other words to replace nouns, which strategy will you be using?

Question 3 3.

Which pronouns are present in the following sentence?

She said, 'Gosh, Darren, it is almost like you don't know the first thing about human sacrifice!'

Question 4 4. Which of the following is NOT a suggested way to make sure your sentences are clear and easy to understand?

Question 5 5.

Which word or words in the following sentence make up the complete predicate?

My biology teacher announced the date of the next test.

Question 6 6.

Check the parallelism of the following sentence. Choose the answer that best corrects the problem.

Although he enjoyed running and to play baseball, he decided to try out for volleyball instead.

Question 7 7.

Which of the following choices is the correct contraction to fill in the blank in the following sentence?

_____ coming to dinner tonight?

Question 8 8.

Identify the simple subject in the following sentence:

The quiz had ten questions.

Question 9 9.

Identify the auxiliary/helping verb(s) in the following sentence.

I would have gone to class, but I was sick.

Question 10 10.

Select the coordinating conjunction that would correctly fill in the blank in the following sentence:

I worked late last night, _____ I still have a lot to do today.

Question 11 11.

Which verb would correctly fill in the blank in the following sentence?

There _____ a few problems with the new computer system.

Question 12 12. Which of the following transitional words can be used to indicate a contrasting idea?

Question 13 13. Choose the sentence that contains a faulty collective ownership error.

Question 14 14.

Which word or words in the following sentence make up the complete predicate?

My younger brother ran his first marathon yesterday.

Question 15 15. Identify which type of sentence the following represents: Writing is not always simple sometimes it is hard.

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