Conventions of Written English Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. When do you capitalize the pronoun ''I''?

Question 2 2. Why is capitalization important?

Question 3 3. Which of the following words should be capitalized?

Question 4 4. Which of the following demonstrates proper capitalization?

Question 5 5. Which title of the following novel is capitalized correctly?

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Question 6 6. When quotation marks are involved, which of the following demonstrates the correct usage of a comma?

Question 7 7. What is the significance of an Oxford comma?

Question 8 8. Which of the following demonstrates correct comma usage when separating elements in a series?

Question 9 9. Which of the following is NOT an example of an introductory word?

Question 10 10. Which of the following demonstrates correct comma usage with adjectives?

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Question 11 11. When should you use a comma?

Question 12 12. When are apostrophes used?

Question 13 13. Which of the answers is the most complete definition of punctuation?

Question 14 14. When should you use a semicolon?

Question 15 15. When should you use a colon?

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Question 16 16. One of the general English spelling rules is: S never follows:

Question 17 17. One of the general English spelling rules is: Double the consonant when adding a suffix that starts with:

Question 18 18. When a word ends in DGE, it often sounds like what letter?

Question 19 19. One of the general English spelling rules is: I before E except after:

Question 20 20. Which of the following is NOT one of the three letters that are doubled when at the end of a single-syllable word?

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Question 21 21. Which sentence correctly uses your, yore, or you're?

Question 22 22. Which sentence uses the word 'accept' correctly?

Question 23 23. Which sentence correctly uses to, too, or two?

Question 24 24. Which sentence correctly uses their, there, or they're?

Question 25 25. All of the following are examples of nonwords EXCEPT _____.

Conventions of Written English Chapter Exam Instructions

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