Trivia Questions Over Coordinating Conjunctions

14 Questions | Total Attempts: 869

Conjunction Quizzes & Trivia

A review of coordinating conjunctions and compound sentences.

Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Which of the following sentences is a compound sentence? Check all correct sentences. 
    • A. 

      Sue and Mary are studying Algebra this term.

    • B. 

      Sue is studying Algebra, but Mary is studying Calculus.

    • C. 

      Marco cannot play football today because he hurt his knee.

    • D. 

      Sam cannot go swimming, for she forgot her bathing suit.

    • E. 

      It is Halloween, so we should eat lots of candy.

    • F. 

      Laura or Mark must have taken the book.

    • G. 

      I have seen neither Harry Potter nor Lord of the Rings.

    • H. 

      I don't like winter, yet my favourite sports are ice skating and skiing.

    • I. 

      Sally likes to paint, so she is taking an art class this summer.

  • 2. 
    She wanted to watch a movie, __________ I wanted to eat dinner. 
  • 3. 
    Samuel works 12 hours a day, ____________ he has time to go to school
  • 4. 
    I wanted to go to India, ___________ I bought a ticket. 
  • 5. 
    Marco hasn't seen the movie, __________ has Paulo.
  • 6. 
    The car ran out of gas, ____________ I forgot to fill it. 
  • 7. 
    Smoking causes hundreds of death every year, _________ people continue to smoke.
  • 8. 
    Steve plays the piano, ________ Mary plays the guitar. 
  • 9. 
    Joe went to Spain, ____________ he went to Italy.
  • 10. 
    Sarah arrived in Toronto very early, ____________ she had a meeting at 7 am. 
  • 11. 
    The rain was coming down hard, _________ the plane left late. 
  • 12. 
    The plane left late, __________ the weather was awful. 
  • 13. 
    I went to work, __________ my husband went to school
  • 14. 
    Marley doesn't like Christmas, ________ does Scrooge. 

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