SAT Improving Sentence Errors III

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This is the third SAT Improving sentence Errors quiz that will test you on your ability to improve sentences. It is modelled after the actual questions on the SAT Writing section. Read the questions carefully and answer. So, let's try out the quiz. All the best!


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Between John and David, he is stronger.
    • A. 

      Between

    • B. 

      And

    • C. 

      He

    • D. 

      Is

    • E. 

      No Error

  • 2. 
    • A. 

      Many

    • B. 

      If

    • C. 

      Has

    • D. 

      In

    • E. 

      No Error

  • 3. 
    Tragically, the starter was benched in his first season after a number of setbacks and injuries.
    • A. 

      Tragically

    • B. 

      Was

    • C. 

      Benched

    • D. 

      Number of

    • E. 

      No Error

  • 4. 
    Can you please explain to me to whom this package is addressed?
    • A. 

      Can

    • B. 

      To me

    • C. 

      Whom

    • D. 

      Is

    • E. 

      No Error

  • 5. 
    • A. 

      Many

    • B. 

      Believes

    • C. 

      Body

    • D. 

      Is

    • E. 

      No Error

  • 6. 
    David couldn't never believe that his grandmother lived to be one hundred years old.
    • A. 

      Never

    • B. 

      That

    • C. 

      His

    • D. 

      Be

    • E. 

      No Error

  • 7. 
    Three restless five-year olds were throwing paperclips, were drawing on the blackboard, and shouted out.
    • A. 

      Olds

    • B. 

      Throwing

    • C. 

      Drawing

    • D. 

      And shouted out

    • E. 

      No Error

  • 8. 
    Public radio, which is managed by many top media officials, are funded primarily by private donations.
    • A. 

      Which

    • B. 

      By

    • C. 

      Many

    • D. 

      Are

    • E. 

      No Error

  • 9. 
    The ancient concept of an earth-centered universe was challenged by Copernicus in the sixteenth century.
    • A. 

      Ancient concept

    • B. 

      An

    • C. 

      Was

    • D. 

      In the

    • E. 

      No Error

  • 10. 
    Corruption is a serious problem for many governments in the world and it is not such a large problem for the US.
    • A. 

      Is

    • B. 

      For many governments

    • C. 

      And

    • D. 

      Not such a large problem

    • E. 

      No Error

  • 11. 
    The celebrity Oprah Winfrey is possible the foremost advocate of adult fiction these days.
    • A. 

      Is

    • B. 

      Possible

    • C. 

      Foremost

    • D. 

      These days

    • E. 

      No Error

  • 12. 
    • A. 

      Were

    • B. 

      When

    • C. 

      Raise

    • D. 

      At

    • E. 

      No Error

  • 13. 
    Some people believe that among rap, country, and popular music, rap is better.
    • A. 

      Some people

    • B. 

      Believe

    • C. 

      Among

    • D. 

      Better

    • E. 

      No Error

  • 14. 
    Years ago, there were much films on Biblical themes; now, the subject is almost taboo.
    • A. 

      Ago

    • B. 

      Much

    • C. 

      On

    • D. 

      Now

    • E. 

      No Error

  • 15. 
    The President balked at the new constitution for it limited its powers as military leader.
    • A. 

      Balked at

    • B. 

      The new constitution

    • C. 

      It

    • D. 

      Its

    • E. 

      No Error

  • 16. 
    I can hardly fathom how large the universe really is; actually, I can't believe it's still getting bigger.
    • A. 

      Can hardly

    • B. 

      The universe really

    • C. 

      Actually

    • D. 

      Bigger

    • E. 

      No Error

  • 17. 
    The Cuban Missile Crisis was averted when Kenendy struck a secret deal with the Soviets.
    • A. 

      Was averted

    • B. 

      When

    • C. 

      Struck

    • D. 

      With the Soviets

    • E. 

      No Error

  • 18. 
    A poorly performance is typical of students who take tests under pressure.
    • A. 

      Poorly

    • B. 

      Is

    • C. 

      Who

    • D. 

      Under

    • E. 

      No Error

  • 19. 
    I pity a man whom would sacrifice his honor for security.
    • A. 

      I

    • B. 

      Whom

    • C. 

      Would

    • D. 

      His

    • E. 

      No Error

  • 20. 
    All the hurricane victims except for Mr. Mills and me have decided to accept the settlement proposed by the insurance company.
    • A. 

      Except

    • B. 

      Me

    • C. 

      Accept

    • D. 

      By

    • E. 

      No Error

  • 21. 
    • A. 

      At least

    • B. 

      Me

    • C. 

      Have decided

    • D. 

      Because of

    • E. 

      No Error