English Q1 Exam

35 Questions | Total Attempts: 124

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English Q1 Exam

This quiz is to prepare you for the Quarter 1 exam in English.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    When does Rainsford finally get the best of Zaroff?
    • A. 

      When he jumps off the cliff and swims to the house

    • B. 

      Kills Ivan

    • C. 

      Catches Zaroff in a trap

  • 2. 
    Who is dead at the end of the story?
    • A. 

      Rainsford

    • B. 

      Rainsford and Zaroff

    • C. 

      Rainsford and Ivan

    • D. 

      Zaroff and Ivan

  • 3. 
    When does Rainsford realize he is going to be the prey?
    • A. 

      He sees the blood and an empty cartridge in the bushes

    • B. 

      Zaroff claims to hunt the most dangerous game

    • C. 

      Zaroff tells him to join the hunt or let Ivan have his way with him

  • 4. 
    Zaroff is happy Rainsford has landed on the island because
    • A. 

      He is glad to meet another expert hunter

    • B. 

      Wants news about the world

    • C. 

      Has no other humans to hunt

  • 5. 
    Why does Zaroff prefer hunting humans to animals?
    • A. 

      There are no big animals on the island.

    • B. 

      He doesn't like to kill innocent creatures

    • C. 

      Hunting men is a challenge

  • 6. 
    Rainsford arrives on the island because
    • A. 

      He swims to it after he falls iff his boat.

    • B. 

      He wishes to write an article about Zaroff

    • C. 

      Wants to bring Zaroff to justice

  • 7. 
    In the "Interlopers," the conflict between Gradwitz and Zaneym is over-
    • A. 

      Land

    • B. 

      Love

    • C. 

      Respect

  • 8. 
    When they are trapped under the tree, Gradwitz and Znaeym agree to do this together
    • A. 

      Finish the hunt

    • B. 

      Settle their problems in court

    • C. 

      Call for help

  • 9. 
    When they see something in the distance they assume
    • A. 

      It is wolves

    • B. 

      They will remain enemies

    • C. 

      They will be rescued

  • 10. 
    Gradwitz is hunting what at the beginning of the story?
    • A. 

      Trespassers

    • B. 

      Wolves

    • C. 

      Deer

  • 11. 
    The two families have been feuding for
    • A. 

      Months

    • B. 

      Years

    • C. 

      Generations

  • 12. 
    What is the FIRST thing the men do when they are caught under the tree?
    • A. 

      Discuss how they will kill each other when they are free

    • B. 

      Discuss how they will make amends for their hatred when they are free

    • C. 

      Share a drink

  • 13. 
    In a Sound of Thunder, what event has just happenned at the beginning of the story?
    • A. 

      Time travel has been outlawed

    • B. 

      Eckels has been offered a new job

    • C. 

      Keith has won the presidential election

  • 14. 
    When Eckels sees the T-rex he
    • A. 

      Changes his mind about the safari

    • B. 

      Runs away in panic

    • C. 

      Attacks the other hunters

  • 15. 
    The most important rule the men must follow is
    • A. 

      Don't shoot animals with red paint

    • B. 

      Stay on the path

    • C. 

      Promise to keep the adventure a secret

  • 16. 
    In this story, the future is changed because
    • A. 

      Travis left Eckels in the past

    • B. 

      Eckels didn't follow directions

    • C. 

      The wrong man won the election

  • 17. 
    Eckels travels back in time to
    • A. 

      Be young again

    • B. 

      Correct mistakes he made in the past

    • C. 

      Hunt dinosaurs

  • 18. 
    Stepping off the path causes
    • A. 

      The dinosaur to see the hunters

    • B. 

      The future to be irrevocably changed

    • C. 

      The men to be stranded in the past

  • 19. 
    What major event is changed at the end of the story?
    • A. 

      The Cold War

    • B. 

      The presidential election

    • C. 

      WWII

  • 20. 
    Which is a collective noun
    • A. 

      Children

    • B. 

      Family

  • 21. 
    Which is a collective noun
    • A. 

      Faculty

    • B. 

      Teachers

  • 22. 
    Peanuts
    • A. 

      Concrete noun

    • B. 

      Abstract noun

  • 23. 
    Choose the collective noun to complete the sentence:The _______________ of the play was young and talented.
    • A. 

      Actors

    • B. 

      Seats

    • C. 

      Cast

  • 24. 
    Choose the collective noun to complete the sentence:The _________________ gathered to tour the new stadium.
    • A. 

      Crowd

    • B. 

      School

    • C. 

      Bunch

  • 25. 
    Which is the noun?
    • A. 

      Fluffy

    • B. 

      Pancakes

    • C. 

      Eating

  • 26. 
    Which is the noun?
    • A. 

      Tasty

    • B. 

      Candy

    • C. 

      Eating

  • 27. 
    Use a collective noun to complete the sentence:Our ____________________ is closed over the summer.
    • A. 

      Company

    • B. 

      Teachers

    • C. 

      Classrooms

  • 28. 
    What is the main verb of the sentence:Visiting his family for the first time in years, Pablo felt a sense of warmth.
    • A. 

      Warmth

    • B. 

      Visiting

    • C. 

      Felt

  • 29. 
    What is the main verb of the sentence:Surfing the waves like a pro, the confident girl smiled at the spectators.
    • A. 

      Smiled

    • B. 

      Like

    • C. 

      Surfing

  • 30. 
    What is the main verb of the following sentence:Although the boat sank, the crew swam safely to a deserted island.
    • A. 

      Deserted

    • B. 

      Sank

    • C. 

      Swam

  • 31. 
    What is the main verb of the sentence:Even though the race started early, the brisk wind blew all day long, causing the sailors trouble.
    • A. 

      Causing

    • B. 

      Started

    • C. 

      Blew

  • 32. 
    What is the main verb of the sentence:Interested in the project, the student stayed after school for the meeting.
    • A. 

      Stayed

    • B. 

      After

    • C. 

      Interested

  • 33. 
    What is the main verb of the sentence:Attempting to write the essay, the frustrated student crumpled the first draft.
    • A. 

      Frustrated

    • B. 

      Crumpled

    • C. 

      Attempting

  • 34. 
    What is the action verb of the sentence:Have you ever written a long song?
    • A. 

      Have

    • B. 

      Written

    • C. 

      Song

  • 35. 
    What is the action verb of the sentence:The people built a brick house.
    • A. 

      House

    • B. 

      Built

    • C. 

      Brick