Capitalization Rules for Headlines & Titles

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Which is a popular style for capitalizing titles?

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1. What is a general rule for capitalizing titles using Title Case?

2. Which of these categories of words do not get capitalized in Title Case?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

Evaluate your ability to understand how to properly capitalize headlines and titles. The quiz will test you in areas such as the most common style for capitalizing titles and the general rule for capitalizing titles.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

You can use this printable worksheet and quiz to review:

  • Types of words that are not capitalized in titles
  • Examples of correct use of capitalization in titles
  • The most common style for capitalizing titles
  • A general rule for capitalizing titles

Skills Practiced

  • Problem solving - use acquired knowledge to practice using correct capitalization for titles
  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to answer a question about the types of words that are not typically capitalized in titles
  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important information from the related lesson on capitalizing headlines and titles

Additional Learning

In order to correctly use grammar, review the corresponding lesson titled Capitalization Rules for Headlines & Titles. This lesson was designed to help you:

  • Identify what a title is and why they are capitalized
  • Know when to capitalize and not capitalize words within a title
  • Apply knowledge of the lesson to various examples of capitalization
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