Quiz On Active And Passive Voice Sentences

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Quiz On Active And Passive Voice Sentences

This quiz will test whether or not you know the difference between active and passive voice sentences. There will also be 2 other short sections: one on parts of speech and one on subject-verb agreement.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What is the subject in the following sentence: Jonathan accepted his punishment.
    • A. 

      Jonathan

    • B. 

      Accepted

    • C. 

      His

    • D. 

      Punishment

  • 2. 
    What is the verb in the following sentence: Jonathan accepted his punishment.
    • A. 

      Jonathan

    • B. 

      Accepted

    • C. 

      His

    • D. 

      Punishment

  • 3. 
    Who is performing the action in the following sentence: Jonathan accepted his punishment.
    • A. 

      Jonathan

    • B. 

      Accepted

    • C. 

      His

    • D. 

      Punishment

    • E. 

      The sentence does NOT say

  • 4. 
    Is the following sentence in active or passive voice: Jonathan accepted his punishment.
    • A. 

      Active

    • B. 

      Passive

  • 5. 
    What is the subject in the following sentence: The quiz was taken by only ten students.
    • A. 

      The quiz

    • B. 

      Was taken

    • C. 

      By only

    • D. 

      Ten students

  • 6. 
    What is the verb in the following sentence: The quiz was taken by only ten students.
    • A. 

      The quiz

    • B. 

      Was taken

    • C. 

      By only

    • D. 

      Ten students

  • 7. 
    Who is performing the action in the following sentence: The quiz was taken by only ten students.
    • A. 

      The quiz

    • B. 

      Was taken

    • C. 

      By only

    • D. 

      Ten students

    • E. 

      The sentence does NOT say

  • 8. 
    Is the following sentence in active or passive voice: The quiz was taken by only ten students.
    • A. 

      Active

    • B. 

      Passive

  • 9. 
    What is the subject in the following sentence: Julie enjoys spending time with Mark.
    • A. 

      Julie

    • B. 

      Enjoys spending

    • C. 

      Time

    • D. 

      Mark

  • 10. 
    What is the verb in the following sentence: Julie enjoys spending time with Mark.
    • A. 

      Julie

    • B. 

      Enjoys spending

    • C. 

      Time

    • D. 

      Mark

  • 11. 
    Who is performing the action in the following sentence: Julie enjoys spending time with Mark.
    • A. 

      Julie

    • B. 

      Enjoys spending

    • C. 

      Time

    • D. 

      Mark

    • E. 

      The sentence does NOT say

  • 12. 
    Is the following sentence in active or passive voice: Julie enjoys spending time with Mark.
    • A. 

      Active

    • B. 

      Passive

  • 13. 
    What is the subject in the following sentence: Many mistakes were made in the football game.
    • A. 

      Many mistakes

    • B. 

      Were made

    • C. 

      In the

    • D. 

      Football game

  • 14. 
    What is the verb in the following sentence: Many mistakes were made in the football game.
    • A. 

      Many mistakes

    • B. 

      Were made

    • C. 

      In the

    • D. 

      Football game

  • 15. 
    Who is performing the action in the following sentence: Many mistakes were made in the football game.
    • A. 

      Many mistakes

    • B. 

      Were made

    • C. 

      In the

    • D. 

      Football game

    • E. 

      The sentence does NOT say

  • 16. 
    Is the following sentence in active or passive voice: Many mistakes were made in the football game.
    • A. 

      Active

    • B. 

      Passive

  • 17. 
    What is the subject in the following sentence: The book is being read by most of the class.
    • A. 

      The book

    • B. 

      Is being read

    • C. 

      By

    • D. 

      Most of the class

  • 18. 
    What is the verb in the following sentence: The book is being read by most of the class.
    • A. 

      The book

    • B. 

      Is being made

    • C. 

      By

    • D. 

      Most of the class

  • 19. 
    Who is performing the action in the following sentence: The book is being read by most of the class.
    • A. 

      The book

    • B. 

      Is being made

    • C. 

      By

    • D. 

      Most of the class

    • E. 

      The sentence does NOT say

  • 20. 
    Is the following sentence in active or passive voice: The book is being read by most of the class.
    • A. 

      Active

    • B. 

      Passive

  • 21. 
    What is the subject in the following sentence: One day, Cinderella met Prince Charming.
    • A. 

      One day

    • B. 

      Cinderella

    • C. 

      Met

    • D. 

      Prince Charming

  • 22. 
    What is the verb in the following sentence: One day, Cinderella met Prince Charming.
    • A. 

      One day

    • B. 

      Cinderella

    • C. 

      Met

    • D. 

      Prince Charming

  • 23. 
    Who is performing the action in the following sentence: One day, Cinderella met Prince Charming.
    • A. 

      One day

    • B. 

      Cinderella

    • C. 

      Met

    • D. 

      Prince Charming

    • E. 

      The sentence does NOT say

  • 24. 
    Is the following sentence in active or passive voice: One day, Cinderella met Prince Charming.
    • A. 

      Active

    • B. 

      Passive

  • 25. 
    What is the subject in the following sentence: Police are being notified that three prisoners have escaped.
    • A. 

      Police

    • B. 

      Are being notified

    • C. 

      Three prisoners

    • D. 

      Have escaped