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FSA Grade 9-10 ELA: Grammar & Punctuation Chapter Exam

Exam Instructions:

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Question 1 1. Use a semicolon to separate two sentences if the second sentence begins with _____ .

Question 2 2. Which of the following answers uses correct punctuation?

Question 3 3. When you are joining two sentences together with a semicolon, the ideas in both sentences should be _____.

Question 4 4. Which sentence correctly uses to, too, or two?

Question 5 5. Identify the gerund in the following sentence: Riding a bike without a helmet is dangerous.

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Question 6 6. One of the most common uses for the semicolon is to join_____.

Question 7 7. How can identifying phrases help you in your writing?

Question 8 8. Which of the following answers uses correct punctuation?

Question 9 9. Which of the following is NOT the correct way to use the colon?

Question 10 10. Identify the gerund phrase in the following sentence: Riding a bike without a helmet can be dangerous.

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Question 11 11. Which of the following demonstrates proper capitalization?

Question 12 12. How does a dependent clause differ from an independent clause?

Question 13 13.

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 14 14. All of the following are examples of nonwords EXCEPT _____.

Question 15 15. Which of the following sentences contain a participle phrase?

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Question 16 16.

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

He sat down at the table expecting to order, eat, and be enjoying his meal alone.

Question 17 17. Which of the following sentences does NOT contain a prepositional phrase?

Question 18 18. Which of the following words should be capitalized?

Question 19 19. Relative pronouns actually act as the ____ in adjective clauses.

Question 20 20. Which sentence correctly uses your, yore, or you're?

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Question 21 21. Which sentence uses the word 'accept' correctly?

Question 22 22. An adjective clause modifies or describes a ___ in a sentence.

Question 23 23. A semicolon looks like _____ .

Question 24 24. A prepositional phrase must have a preposition and which of the following?

Question 25 25. When do you capitalize the pronoun ''I''?

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Question 26 26. It is important to recognize relative pronouns because they signal ____

Question 27 27. Why is capitalization important?

Question 28 28. Choose the correct and most accurate statement.

Question 29 29. Identify the prepositional phrase in the following sentence: 'Tim ran a marathon for fun.'

Question 30 30. Which of the following sentences is grammatically correct?

FSA Grade 9-10 ELA: Grammar & Punctuation Chapter Exam Instructions

Choose your answers to the questions and click 'Next' to see the next set of questions. You can skip questions if you would like and come back to them later with the yellow "Go To First Skipped Question" button. When you have completed the practice exam, a green submit button will appear. Click it to see your results. Good luck!

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