Apostrophe Ultimate Test: Trivia Quiz

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Apostrophe Ultimate Test: Trivia Quiz

In this English grammar quiz, we will focus on the use of the apostrophe. An apostrophe is a punctuation mark mostly used to show possession or that some parts of a word have been omitted, making the word short. Proper punctuation helps ensure the sentences meaning is not diluted; this quiz is designed to test out just how much you know about this punctuation mark and how to use it properly in a sentence. Give it a try!


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Check ALL the situations you would add an 's when showing possession.
    • A. 

      Singular form of a word

    • B. 

      Plural form of a word not ending in s

    • C. 

      Plural form of a word ending in s

    • D. 

      First noun showing joint possession

    • E. 

      Last noun showing joint possession

  • 2. 
    Choose the sentence punctuated correctly.
    • A. 

      I went to the teacher's bathroom.

    • B. 

      I went to the teachers' bathroom.

    • C. 

      I went to the teachers bathroom.

  • 3. 
    Choose the sentence that is punctuated correctly.
    • A. 

      I liked Jess's hat.

    • B. 

      I liked Jess' hat.

    • C. 

      I liked Jesss hat.

  • 4. 
    Choose the sentence that is punctuated correctly.
    • A. 

      I like to play children's games.

    • B. 

      I like to play children' games.

    • C. 

      I like to play childrens games.

  • 5. 
    Choose the sentence that is punctuated correctly.
    • A. 

      That is Sue's and Anne's car.

    • B. 

      This is Sue and Anne's car.

    • C. 

      That is Sues and Annes car.

  • 6. 
    Choose the sentence that is punctuated correctly.
    • A. 

      All the student's papers were hard to grade.

    • B. 

      All the students' papers were hard to grade.

    • C. 

      All the students papers were hard to grade.

  • 7. 
    Choose the sentence that is punctuated correctly.
    • A. 

      I like Mercedes's jacket.

    • B. 

      I like Mercedes' jacket.

    • C. 

      I like Mercedes jacket.

  • 8. 
    Choose the sentence that is punctuated correctly.
    • A. 

      The computers's work well.

    • B. 

      The computers' work well.

    • C. 

      The computers work well.

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