Gramma And Writing Styles

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  • 1. 
    _________ is a mouse in my closet.
    • A. 

      They're

    • B. 

      Their

    • C. 

      There

  • 2. 
    Do you know if _________ planning to go shopping with us?
    • A. 

      Their

    • B. 

      They're

    • C. 

      There

  • 3. 
    Is this sentence using a comma splice? Fast food restaurants are everywhere, people like the convenience.
    • A. 

      Yes

    • B. 

      No

  • 4. 
    Is this sentence using a comma splice? Technology makes life easier, but some people are still not comfortable with it.
    • A. 

      Yes

    • B. 

      No

  • 5. 
    Those are the ____ toys.
    • A. 

      Dog's

    • B. 

      Dogs

    • C. 

      Dog

  • 6. 
    The _______ meeting is set up for tonight.
    • A. 

      Women

    • B. 

      Womens'

    • C. 

      Women's

  • 7. 
    Identify the correct verb. From the ceiling _______ the chandelier.
    • A. 

      Hang

    • B. 

      Hung

  • 8. 
    Identify the correct verb. The efforts to get her elected _________.
    • A. 

      Succeeded

    • B. 

      Successful

  • 9. 
    What discipline primarily uses MLA style?
    • A. 

      English

    • B. 

      History

    • C. 

      Communication

  • 10. 
    What discipline primarily uses APA style?
    • A. 

      Religion

    • B. 

      Political Science

    • C. 

      None

  • 11. 
    Identify what style is this citation. Pollan, Michael. 2006. The Omnivore’s Dilemma: A Natural History of Four Meals. New York: Penguin.
    • A. 

      APA

    • B. 

      Chicago Manual of Style

    • C. 

      MLA

  • 12. 
    Identify what style is this citation. Townsend, Robert M. The Medieval Village Economy. Princeton: Princeton UP, 1993.
    • A. 

      Chicago Manual of Style

    • B. 

      MLA

    • C. 

      APA