Comp Blitz 1

10 Questions | Total Attempts: 135

SettingsSettingsSettings
Please wait...
Comp Blitz 1

Quiz 1 for English Composition 1 & 2 BLITZ sessions.


Related Topics
Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    I will not accept/except late work in this class, accept/except in the case of death in the immediate family.
    • A. 

      Accept, accept

    • B. 

      Accept, except

    • C. 

      Except, accept

    • D. 

      Except, except

    • E. 

      None of the above

  • 2. 
    That movie had really cool special affects/effects.
    • A. 

      Affects

    • B. 

      Effects

    • C. 

      Neither

    • D. 

      Both

  • 3. 
    What's wrong with this sentence?"My roommate said her philosophy class was hard, and the one I'm in is hard, too. All philosophy classes must be hard!"
    • A. 

      Philosophy isn't hard.

    • B. 

      Not enough evidence to come to that conclusion.

    • C. 

      The evidence is invalid.

    • D. 

      Nothing.

  • 4. 
    What's wrong with this sentence?In its purist form, Christendom takes laws and power into its own hands without Christ’s guidance.
    • A. 

      Purist is not used correctly.

    • B. 

      It is a run-on sentence.

    • C. 

      Its should be it's.

    • D. 

      Nothing.

  • 5. 
    What's wrong with this sentence?Until the government is ran by the Prince of Peace, there will be problems.
    • A. 

      "Prince of Peace" should not be capitalized.

    • B. 

      Problems should be problem's.

    • C. 

      Ran is past-tense.

    • D. 

      Nothing.

  • 6. 
    What's wrong with this opening sentence?Since the dawn of time man has wondered whether toast always lands butter side down.
    • A. 

      It is a vague and inaccurate statement.

    • B. 

      Dawn of time should be capitalized.

    • C. 

      Toast should be toasts.

    • D. 

      Nothing.

  • 7. 
    What’s wrong with this sentence?In today’s culture Christianity has created its own sterile sub-culture.
    • A. 

      A comma should go after Christianity.

    • B. 

      Culture should be capitalized.

    • C. 

      A comma should go after culture.

    • D. 

      Nothing.

  • 8. 
    If an assignment requires a 300-600 word count, how many words should be in the body of the paper?
    • A. 

      250.

    • B. 

      300, including the cover page and bibliography.

    • C. 

      Between 300 and 600 words, not counting the cover page or bibliography.

    • D. 

      601.

    • E. 

      700.

  • 9. 
    Do all non-original words and/or ideas have to have a footnote and a bibliographical entry?
    • A. 

      Footnote, yes. Bibliography, no.

    • B. 

      Footnote, no. Bibliography, yes.

    • C. 

      Yes, both.

    • D. 

      No, neither.

  • 10. 
    What's wrong with this block quote?
    • A. 

      It is indented too far in.

    • B. 

      It should not be in quotations.

    • C. 

      It should not be single spaced.

    • D. 

      Nothing.