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HiSET Language Arts - Writing: Prep and Practice Final Exam

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Question 1 1. Relative pronouns are:

Question 2 2. Which of the following sentences does NOT use a hyphen correctly?

Question 3 3. Which of the following BEST describes the purpose of punctuation?

Question 4 4.

Choose the correct article to fill in the blank in the following sentence.

I would like to order _____ slice of pizza.

Question 5 5.

Choose the best replacement for the underlined portion of the sentence.

I went during office hours to ask the teacher about Monday's lecture I was confused about the relationship between the Marian reforms and the fall of the Republic but he wasn't there.

Question 6 6.

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

My younger brother ran his first marathon yesterday.

Question 7 7.

In the following sentence, identify the phrases that correctly modify the word 'sheep.'

Startled by the explosion, the sheep began racing around the pen, ignoring the crowds.

Question 8 8. Which of the following nouns is a common noun?

Question 9 9.

In the following example, which word is the adverb and what is its purpose?


The events in the movie are mostly true.

Question 10 10. All of the following sentences indicate correct usage of quotation marks EXCEPT:

Question 11 11.

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

The government levied taxes on _____ citizens.

Question 12 12.

In the following sentence, identify the dangling modifier and why it is wrong.

Since getting that new job out of town, my gas bills have doubled and my car is falling apart.

Question 13 13.

Identify the error in the following sentence:

The lawyers held private meetings with all of their clients.

Question 14 14.

Which tense is the verb will have finished in the following sentence?

I will have finished my homework by the time my roommate gets home.

Question 15 15. Which of the following is a correct sentence featuring an infinitive?

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HiSET Language Arts - Writing: Prep and Practice Final Free Practice Test Instructions

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