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Spanish Past Tense Conjugation Chapter Exam - Exam Results

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Question 1 1.

Select the form of the verb traer that best fills in the blank:

Cuando éramos pequeños _____ a nuestro perro a esta playa. (When we were kids, we used to bring our dog to this beach.)

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Question 2 2.

What is the correct conjugation of buscar in the preterite tense for the following?

Yo _____ el libro en mi mochila. (I looked for my book in my bookbag.)

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Question 3 3.

Fill in the blank with the correct conjugation of the verb bailar:

When I was young, I danced at a studio.

Cuando yo era joven, yo _____ en un estudio.

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Question 4 4.

Select the form of the verb oír that best fills in the blank:

Desde la casa de mis abuelos _____ el mar. (From my grandparents' house I used to hear the sea.)

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Question 5 5.

Select the option that best fills in the blank:

_____ cuando llamaste. (We hadn't eaten when you called.)

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Question 6 6.

Choose the correct conjugation for the verb abrir in the imperfect tense:

Los chicos siempre _____ los libros. (The boys always opened the books)

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Question 7 7. If you are in Spain, you would use the subject pronoun vosotros to talk to a group of people you know. The preterite conjugation of mirar is:

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Question 8 8. Select the form of the verb salir that best fills in the blank: Cuando era pequeño siempre _____ a pasear con mi perro por ese parque. ('When I was a child I used to go for a walk with my dog in that park'.)

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Question 9 9. Select the best translation for: 'My brother didn't use to make ends meet'.

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Question 10 10.

Select the form of the verb tomar that best fills in the blank:

¿_____ el tren o el autobús? (Did you take the train or the bus?)

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Question 11 11. Fill in the blank with the correct preterite tense conjugation: Vosotros _____ mucho el año pasado. ('You achieved a lot last year')

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Question 12 12. Fill in the blank: El abogado no _____ con su cliente. (The lawyer didn't speak with his client.)

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Question 13 13. The expression durante seis meses means 'during 6 months.' Ana says 'I was a model during six months'. Which of these is the correct translation?

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Question 14 14.

Please fill in the blank with the appropriate preterite tense conjugation of creer:

Yo _____.

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Question 15 15. Translate into Spanish: We used to travel to many different places.

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Question 16 16.

What is the correct conjugation of the verb conducir in the preterite tense in the following sentence?

Yo _____ el carro ayer. (I drove the car yesterday)

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Question 17 17.

Select the form of the verb estudiar that best fills in the blank:

_____ ciencias ayer. (We studied science yesterday.)

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Question 18 18. The following expression of time includes the conjugation of ver for yo in the preterite. This expression of time is NOT appropriate for the preterite tense:

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Question 19 19.

Select the form of the verb gustar that best fills in the blank:

_____ mucho los bombones. Muchas gracias. (We liked the chocolates a lot. Thank you very much.)

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Question 20 20.

Fill in the blank with the correct form of the verb correr.

¿Cuánto _____ vosotros esta tarde? (How long did you guys run for this afternoon?)

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Question 21 21. Translate into Spanish: Did you (informal) want new shoes?

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Question 22 22. Select the form of the verb tener that best fills in the blank: Mi hermano _____ miedo a los payasos cuando era pequeño. ('My brother was afraid of clowns when he was little')

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Question 23 23. Fill in the blank: Yo _____ en varios cuartos en la casa. (I used to sleep in various rooms in the house.)

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Question 24 24. Translate into Spanish: We used to start class at one o'clock.

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Question 25 25. Select the form of the verb dar that best fills in the blank: Mi abuela me _____ caramelos cada fin de semana. ('My grandmother used to give me candy every weekend').

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Question 26 26. Translate into Spanish: You built a table.

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Question 27 27. Using the verb 'caer', complete the sentence 'Each day, apples fell to the ground' in Spanish: 'Cada día las manzanas _____ al suelo.'

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Question 28 28.

Select the form of the verb beber that best fills in the blank:

_____ champán en la fiesta. (I drank champagne at the party.)

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Question 29 29. Fill in the blank: La semana pasada ellos _____ del cumpleaños de Pedro. (Last week they remembered Pedro's birthday)

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Question 30 30.

Select the form of the verb poder that best fills in the blank:

No _____ llegar a tiempo porque se nos averió el coche. (We couldn't arrive on time because the car broke down.)

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Spanish Past Tense Conjugation Chapter Exam Instructions

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