Q012 Capitalization And Punctuation

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  • 1. 
    Space ONCE after:
    • A. 

      Commas (,)

    • B. 

      Colons (:)

    • C. 

      Question marks (?)

    • D. 

      Exclamation points (!)

  • 2. 
    Space ONCE after periods:
    • A. 

      At the end of abbreviations (.)

    • B. 

      At the end of sentences (.)

    • C. 

      At the end of URLs (.)

    • D. 

      Within abbreviations (.)

  • 3. 
    Space TWICE after:
    • A. 

      Periods that end sentences (.)

    • B. 

      Commas (,)

    • C. 

      Semicolons (;)

    • D. 

      Hyphens (-)

  • 4. 
    Space ONCE:
    • A. 

      After semi-colons (;)

    • B. 

      Between sentences

    • C. 

      After colons (:)

    • D. 

      Before colons (:)

  • 5. 
    Periods (.), question marks (?), and exclamation points (!) are frequently:
    • A. 

      Used at the end of sentences.

    • B. 

      Used within abbreviations.

    • C. 

      Preceded by one space.

    • D. 

      Used at the beginning of sentences.

  • 6. 
    Space ONCE before:
    • A. 

      Don't space before punctuation.

    • B. 

      Commas (,)

    • C. 

      Colons (:)

    • D. 

      Question marks (?)

  • 7. 
    Which capitalization is INCORRECT?
    • A. 

      Mrs. katz

    • B. 

      Times Square

    • C. 

      Ph.D.

    • D. 

      Wednesday

  • 8. 
    Which capitalization is INCORRECT?
    • A. 

      Dr. Anderson

    • B. 

      Cinco de Mayo

    • C. 

      Senator Metcalf

    • D. 

      King of Spain

  • 9. 
    Do NOT capitalize in print titles, unless they are the first word:
    • A. 

      Articles, prepositions, conjunctions

    • B. 

      Adjectives, proper nouns

    • C. 

      Verbs, adverbs

    • D. 

      Nouns, verbs, conjunctions

  • 10. 
    Which capitalization is poor form?
    • A. 

      ADVANCES IN PSYCHIATRIC TREATMENT

    • B. 

      Advances in Psychiatric Treatment

    • C. 

      Advances in psychiatric treatment

    • D. 

      Advances in psychiatric treatment

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