Grammar Review - AP English: Homeschool Curriculum Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Which of the following demonstrates correct comma usage when separating elements in a series?

Question 2 2. Choose the sentence that contains a faulty collective ownership error.

Question 3 3. A dependent clause...

Question 4 4. How are the comparative forms of most adjectives and adverbs formed?

Question 5 5.

Which pronouns are found in the following sentence?

'I kept telling her that we would go back for Elmo, but I knew we had left him behind. '

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Question 6 6.

Consider this sentence:

Alvin studied for his test after going swimming.

Which of the following words from the above sentence is a noun?

Question 7 7.

Identify the verb or verbs in the following sentence:

The brazen criminal shot his way through the police barricade.

Question 8 8.

Determine if the following sentence contains an incorrect modifier.

After falling from a ladder, the firefighter was rushed to the emergency room in a taxi and given blood before surgery.

Question 9 9. Which of the following sentences is written correctly?

Question 10 10. Which of the following pronouns is an objective case pronoun?

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Question 11 11.

What type of verb is was in the following sentence?

The valedictorian's mother was very proud of her son.

Question 12 12.

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

Expensive cars should have a good sound system.

Question 13 13. Which of the following words is a common noun identifying a person?

Question 14 14.

In the following sentence, _____ is the subject noun and _____ is the verb.

'The two girls, as they stroll past the park, hear the faint sound of church bells chiming the hour.'

Question 15 15. Which of the following answers uses correct punctuation?

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Question 16 16. A semicolon can be used for all of the following EXCEPT to _____.

Question 17 17. Which of the following sentences has an INCORRECT subject-verb agreement?

Question 18 18. In the sentence, 'Sixty-five percent of the tulips in this field are white', the subject-verb agreement is:

Question 19 19.

What is a problem with the following sentence?

Looking for his favorite pair of glasses.

Question 20 20. What is the superlative form of the adverb skillfully? When is the superlative form of an adverb or adjective used?

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Question 21 21.

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 22 22.

Which of the choices below is NOT a good way to fix the following sentence?

Jones is a terrific agent she is the best marksman we have.

Question 23 23. Which of the following sentences has multiple subjects?

Question 24 24. Which of the following sentences has an INCORRECT subject-verb agreement?

Question 25 25.

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.

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Question 26 26.

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

All of the people on my street have a nice yard.

Question 27 27.

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

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

Question 28 28. Which of the following is a subjective case pronoun?

Question 29 29.

Where should the correlative conjunction either be placed in the following sentence?

He will go to college or enlist in the military.

Question 30 30. Deciding whether the verb should be singular or plural in 'either/or' and 'neither/nor' sentence structures depends on whether:

Grammar Review - AP English: Homeschool Curriculum Chapter Exam Instructions

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