Comma Usage Practice Quiz: Trivia Test!

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Comma Usage Practice Quiz: Trivia Test!

Comma usage practice quiz: trivia test! Do you know how to use a comma in a sentence? One of the major rules for using a comma is before any coordinating conjunction that links two independent clauses. Do you know the other rules and how they are applied? Get to test yourself by seeing if you can identify if commas have been used correctly in the questions given. All the best!


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Yes I hope to go to the museum Mr. Darden.
    • A. 

      Comma after yes

    • B. 

      Comma after yes and before Mr. Darden

    • C. 

      Comma before and after museum

    • D. 

      Comma before Mr. Darden

    • E. 

      No comma needed

  • 2. 
    When we ask God He will give us wisdom.
    • A. 

      When we ask God He will give us wisdom.

    • B. 

      When we ask, God He will give us wisdom.

    • C. 

      When we ask God, He will give us wisdom.

    • D. 

      When we ask, God, He will give us wisdom.

  • 3. 
    • A. 

      Softshell turtles which are aquatic sometimes feed on ducks and birds.

    • B. 

      Softshell turtles, which are aquatic sometimes feed on ducks and birds.

    • C. 

      Softshell turtles which are aquatic, somtimes feed on ducks and birds.

    • D. 

      Softshell turtles, which are aquatic, sometimes feed on ducks and birds.

  • 4. 
    The children were cold and impatient and hungry.
    • A. 

      The children were cold and impatient and hungry.

    • B. 

      The children, were cold and impatient and hungry.

    • C. 

      The children were cold, and impatient, and hungry.

    • D. 

      The children were cold, and impatient and hungry.

  • 5. 
    Before cooking the chef always washes his hands.
    • A. 

      Before cooking the chef always washes his hands.

    • B. 

      Before, cooking the chef always washes his hands.

    • C. 

      Before cooking, the chef always washes his hands.

    • D. 

      Before cooking, the chef, always washes his hands.

  • 6. 
    I would like lettuce cheese and tomatoes on my sandwich.
    • A. 

      I would like lettuce cheese and tomatoes on my sandwich.

    • B. 

      I would like, lettuce cheese, and tomatoes on my sandwich.

    • C. 

      I would like lettuce, cheese, and tomatoes, on my sandwich.

    • D. 

      I would like lettuce, cheese, and tomatoes on my sandwich.

  • 7. 
    We not only have to consider the words we say but also look at the condition of our hearts.
    • A. 

      We not only have to consider the words we say but also look at the condition of our hearts.

    • B. 

      We not only have to consider, the words we say, but also look at the condition of our hearts.

    • C. 

      We not only have to consider the words we say, but also look at the condition of our hearts.

    • D. 

      We not only have to consider the words we say, but also look at the condition, of our hearts.

  • 8. 
    Elaine played the piano and we danced.
    • A. 

      Elaine played the piano and we danced.

    • B. 

      Elaine played the piano, and we danced.

    • C. 

      Elaine, played the piano, and we danced.

    • D. 

      Elaine, played the piano and we danced.

  • 9. 
    Cold icy winds blew across the Great Plains.
    • A. 

      Cold icy winds blew across the Great Plains.

    • B. 

      Cold, icy winds blew across the Great Plains.

    • C. 

      Cold, icy winds, blew across the Great Plains.

    • D. 

      Cold icy winds blew, across the Great Plains.

  • 10. 
                                                                                   C.S. Lewis a famous author for both adults and children wrote many books about Christianity.
    • A. 

      C.S. Lewis a famous author for both adults and children wrote many books about Christianity.

    • B. 

      C.S. Lewis a famous author for both adults and children, wrote many books about Christianity.

    • C. 

      C.S. Lewis, a famous author, for both adults and children wrote many books about Christianity.

    • D. 

      C.S. Lewis, a famous author for both adults and children, wrote many books about Christianity.

  • 11. 
                                              For example you will have to use chlorine a strong disinfectant in the pool to keep it clean.
    • A. 

      For example you will have to use chlorine a strong disinfectant in the pool to keep it clean.

    • B. 

      For example, you will have to use chlorine, a strong disinfectant, in the pool to keep it clean.

    • C. 

      For example you will have to use chlorine, a strong disinfectant, in the pool to keep it clean.

    • D. 

      For example, you will have to use chloring, a strong disinfectant, in the pool, to keep it clean.

  • 12. 
                                             The fiesty fire ant becomes quite agressive when his nest is disturbed.
    • A. 

      The fiesty fire ant becomes quite agressive when his nest is disturbed.

    • B. 

      The fiesty fire ant becomes quite agressive, when his nest is disturbed.

    • C. 

      The fiesty, fire ant becomes quite agressive when his nest is disturbed.

    • D. 

      The fiesty, fire ant, becomes quite agressive when his nest is disturbed.