Capitalization Rules in Writing


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Why is capitalization important?

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1. Which of the following words should be capitalized?

2. Which title of the following novel is capitalized correctly?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

Test your ability to properly capitalize with this quiz and worksheet combo. To pass the test, you'll need to know what capitalization is, what types of words need to be capitalized, and how to capitalize titles.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

This quiz will test you on the following aspects of capitalization:

  • How to capitalize a word
  • Types of words that should be capitalized
  • Capitalization in book titles
  • How to capitalize the pronoun 'I'

Skills Practiced

  • Reading comprehension- ensure that you draw the most important information from the related lesson on the rules of capitalization in writing
  • Making connections - use understanding of the concept of capitalization
  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding capitalization for pronouns
  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to answer questions about proper capitalization for book titles

Additional Learning

To learn more about capitalization, review the corresponding lesson on Rules of Capitalization in Writing. This lesson covers the following objectives:

  • Understand what capitalization is
  • Know why we capitalize
  • Learn about capitalization rules for proper nouns, titles, the first word in a sentence, and the pronoun 'I'