English Grammar & Grammatical Errors Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. A predicate is

Question 2 2. When quotation marks are involved, which of the following demonstrates the correct usage of a comma?

Question 3 3. Which of the following best describes a complex sentence?

Question 4 4. When do you capitalize the pronoun ''I''?

Question 5 5. Which of the following makes it easier to catch errors when editing for mechanics?

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Question 6 6. Which one of the following parts of speech is used to interrupt flow in a sentence?

Question 7 7. What is an example of an atomic typo?

Question 8 8. When should titles such as president, professor and senator be capitalized?

Question 9 9. Which of the following does NOT fall under the category of a grammar rule?

Question 10 10. Which of the following words should be capitalized?

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Question 11 11. What does it mean to edit for mechanics?

Question 12 12. Which of the following demonstrates correct comma usage with adjectives?

Question 13 13. Which is NOT an example of a compound-complex sentence?

Question 14 14. Which of the following answers uses correct punctuation?

Question 15 15. Which of the following defines a typo?

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Question 16 16. What is the word 'typo' an abbreviation of?

Question 17 17. A simple sentence has

Question 18 18. What is the significance of an Oxford comma?

Question 19 19. Which of the following is NOT a subordinating conjunction, or subordinator?

Question 20 20. Choose the standard pattern of word order in English.

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Question 21 21. What is a run-on sentence?

Question 22 22. Which of the following is NOT an example of an introductory word?

Question 23 23. Which of the following is a compound sentence?

Question 24 24. When do you have a run-on sentence?

Question 25 25. Which of the following answers uses correct punctuation?

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Question 26 26. 'Although I like to go camping' is an example of the _____ part of the compound-complex sentence:

Question 27 27. Simple sentences may contain

Question 28 28. Which of these is a part of speech?

Question 29 29. Why is capitalization important?

Question 30 30. Independent clauses have

English Grammar & Grammatical Errors Chapter Exam Instructions

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