Language Arts 2nd Six Weeks Test (3)

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2nd Six Weeks Test - Drake


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  • 1. 
    ____________, the undertaker, took Oliver in as an apprentice.
    • A. 

      Fagin

    • B. 

      Mr. Sowerberry

    • C. 

      Artful Dodger

    • D. 

      Mr. Noah

  • 2. 
    __________ was the head of a pack of thieves and trained young boys in a variety of criminal activities.
    • A. 

      Artful Dodger

    • B. 

      Fagin

    • C. 

      Noah

    • D. 

      Bumble

  • 3. 
    __________ disguised herself as the sister of Oliver in order to kidnap him.
    • A. 

      Nancy

    • B. 

      Rose

    • C. 

      Charlotte

    • D. 

      Mrs. Bedwin

  • 4. 
    When Oliver was born, his mother kissed his forehead, and then she
    • A. 

      Left the workhouse

    • B. 

      Asked for someone to find her husband

    • C. 

      Died

    • D. 

      Sang to him

  • 5. 
    When Oliver collapsed at his sentencing for theft, he was rescued by _____________.
    • A. 

      Mr. Brownlow

    • B. 

      Nancy

    • C. 

      Noah

    • D. 

      Mr. Bumble

  • 6. 
    When Bill Sikes was trying to escape the police, he _____________.
    • A. 

      Took Fagin's money with him

    • B. 

      Was struck by lightning

    • C. 

      Hanged himself when he fell off the roof

    • D. 

      Was shot by Charley Bates

  • 7. 
    To test Oliver's honesty, he was sent on an errand to return some _______ and ______________ for Mr. Brownlow.
    • A. 

      Shoes and socks

    • B. 

      Keys and gold

    • C. 

      Chips and dip

    • D. 

      Books and money

  • 8. 
    To find out more about Oliver, Mr. Brownlow and Rose agreed to meet ______ at London Bridge.
    • A. 

      Nancy

    • B. 

      Artful Dodger

    • C. 

      Fagin

    • D. 

      Mr. Bumble

  • 9. 
    The shadow of a woman that Monks saw when he was talking to Fagin turned out to be that of _______________.
    • A. 

      Nancy

    • B. 

      Mrs. Corney

    • C. 

      A policewoman

    • D. 

      Rose

  • 10. 
    The robbery went bad and Oliver was _______________.
    • A. 

      Arrested

    • B. 

      Killed

    • C. 

      Shot

    • D. 

      Put in jail

  • 11. 
    Sally Thingummy confessed that she stole ________ that had belonged to Oliver's mother.
    • A. 

      Gold coins

    • B. 

      A letter

    • C. 

      A ring and a locket

    • D. 

      A bible

  • 12. 
    One of the games the boys played taught them how to ________________.
    • A. 

      Do math

    • B. 

      Dance

    • C. 

      Pick locks

    • D. 

      Pick pockets

  • 13. 
    Oliver walked for seven days to reach the city of _____________.
    • A. 

      Warsaw

    • B. 

      Paris

    • C. 

      London

    • D. 

      Austin

  • 14. 
    Oliver Twist is ______________.
    • A. 

      An orphan

    • B. 

      Crippled

    • C. 

      A river

    • D. 

      A blacksmith

  • 15. 
    Oliver Twist got into trouble at the workhouse when he asked for more ________.
    • A. 

      Meat

    • B. 

      Money

    • C. 

      Gruel

    • D. 

      Bedding

  • 16. 
    Oliver is to assist in a robbery by climbing in through a _______________.
    • A. 

      Window

    • B. 

      Chimney

    • C. 

      Doggie door

    • D. 

      Hole in the roof

  • 17. 
    Oliver got into a fight with ______ when he said unkind things about his mother.
    • A. 

      Fagin

    • B. 

      Artful Dodger

    • C. 

      Noah

    • D. 

      Bill Sikes

  • 18. 
    Mr. Bumble asked Mrs. Corney _____________.
    • A. 

      To marry him

    • B. 

      If she knew where Oliver was.

    • C. 

      If she was sick

    • D. 

      If she liked her job

  • 19. 
    Mr. Brownlow told Oliver that _______ is the sister of his mother.
    • A. 

      Nancy

    • B. 

      Mrs. Corney

    • C. 

      Rose

    • D. 

      Charlotte

  • 20. 
    Monks threw the proof of Oliver's identity in the ______________.
    • A. 

      Street

    • B. 

      Fire

    • C. 

      Lake

    • D. 

      River

  • 21. 
    It is discovered that Oliver's half-brother is _____________.
    • A. 

      Fagin

    • B. 

      Bill Sikes

    • C. 

      Noah

    • D. 

      Monks

  • 22. 
    Fagin cooks _____________ for Oliver and the other boys that live at his house.
    • A. 

      Gruel

    • B. 

      Sausages

    • C. 

      Eggs

    • D. 

      Steaks

  • 23. 
    At the Sowerberry's, Oliver slept in a room where __________ were made.
    • A. 

      Wagons

    • B. 

      Maps

    • C. 

      Blankets

    • D. 

      Coffins

  • 24. 
    At the end of the book Oliver _______________.
    • A. 

      Was adopted by Mr. Brownlow

    • B. 

      Stayed with Fagin

    • C. 

      Lived with Rose and her new husband

    • D. 

      Went to America with Monks

  • 25. 
    A young pickpocket, known as __________, took Oliver home with him.
    • A. 

      Mr. Dawkins

    • B. 

      The Artful Dodger

    • C. 

      Babe Ruth

    • D. 

      Jack

  • 26. 
    Indefinite Pronouns - select the correct verb parentheses that matches the indefinite underlined pronoun.Some of the students (make, makes) no effort to pay attention.
    • A. 

      Make

    • B. 

      Makes

  • 27. 
    Indefinite Pronouns - select the correct verb parentheses that matches the indefinite underlined pronoun.Both (worry, worries) that the levy won't pass.
    • A. 

      Worry

    • B. 

      Worries

  • 28. 
    Indefinite Pronouns - select the correct verb parentheses that matches the indefinite underlined pronoun.Someone (turn, turns) off the television at bedtime.
    • A. 

      Turn

    • B. 

      Turns

  • 29. 
    Indefinite Pronouns - select the correct verb parentheses that matches the indefinite underlined pronoun.Nothing (change, changes) their minds.
    • A. 

      Change

    • B. 

      Changes

  • 30. 
    Indefinite Pronouns - select the correct verb parentheses that matches the indefinite underlined pronoun.Many (know, knows) about the ride of Paul Revere.
    • A. 

      Know

    • B. 

      Knows

  • 31. 
    Choose the correct spelling of each plural word.
    • A. 

      Calfs

    • B. 

      Calves

  • 32. 
    Choose the correct spelling of each plural word.
    • A. 

      Club's

    • B. 

      Clubs

  • 33. 
    Choose the correct spelling of each plural word.
    • A. 

      Potatoes

    • B. 

      Potatos

  • 34. 
    Choose the correct spelling of each plural word.
    • A. 

      Roofs

    • B. 

      Rooves

  • 35. 
    Choose the correct spelling of each plural word.
    • A. 

      Galleries

    • B. 

      Gallerys

  • 36. 
    Choose the correct spelling of each plural word.
    • A. 

      Tacos

    • B. 

      Tacos'

  • 37. 
    Choose the correct spelling of each plural word.
    • A. 

      Womans

    • B. 

      Women

  • 38. 
    Choose the correct spelling of each plural word.
    • A. 

      Studioes

    • B. 

      Studios

  • 39. 
    Choose the correct spelling of each plural word.
    • A. 

      Busses

    • B. 

      Bus'

  • 40. 
    Choose the correct spelling of each plural word.
    • A. 

      Puppys

    • B. 

      Puppies

  • 41. 
    Choose the correctly written sentence using quotation marks and commas.
    • A. 

      "The Dutch rabbit" answered Rick "has distinctive markings on its head, feet, and body."

    • B. 

      The Dutch rabbit, answered Rick, "has distinctive markings on its head, feet, and body."

    • C. 

      "The Dutch rabbit," answered Rick, "has distinctive markings on its head, feet, and body."

  • 42. 
    Choose the correctly written sentence using quotation marks and commas.
    • A. 

      Tabitha asked, "What makes one rabbit better than another"?

    • B. 

      Tabitha asked, What makes one rabbit better than another?

    • C. 

      Tabitha asked, "What makes one rabbit better than another?"

  • 43. 
    Choose the correctly written sentence using quotation marks and commas.
    • A. 

      Have you ever read a poem called, "Old Ironsides"?

    • B. 

      Have you ever read a poem called "Old Ironsides"?

    • C. 

      Have you ever read a poem called "Old Ironsides?"

  • 44. 
    Choose the correctly written sentence using quotation marks and commas.
    • A. 

      How many people replied "Not me"?

    • B. 

      How many people, replied "Not me"?

    • C. 

      How many people replied, "Not me"?

  • 45. 
    Choose the correctly written sentence using quotation marks and commas.
    • A. 

      A title like "Sonnet XIV" gives no clue to the content of the work.

    • B. 

      "A title like Sonnet XIV" gives no clue to the content of the work.

    • C. 

      A title like Sonnet XIV gives no clue to the "content of the work."

  • 46. 
    Decide if the noun in italics is possessive, contraction, or plural.The service's route stretched between St. Joseph, Missouri, and Sacramento, California.
    • A. 

      Possessive

    • B. 

      Contraction

    • C. 

      Plural

  • 47. 
    Decide if the noun in italics is possessive, contraction, or plural.Senator William H. Russell's freighting firm funded the Pony Express.
    • A. 

      Possessive

    • B. 

      Contraction

    • C. 

      Plural

  • 48. 
    Decide if the noun in italics is possessive, contraction, or plural.The mail prices once cost five dollars for a one-half-ounce letter.
    • A. 

      Possessive

    • B. 

      Contraction

    • C. 

      Plural

  • 49. 
    Decide if the noun in italics is possessive, contraction, or plural.The rider's equipment included a special mailbag and sometimes a weapon.
    • A. 

      Possessive

    • B. 

      Contraction

    • C. 

      Plural

  • 50. 
    Decide if the noun in italics is possessive, contraction, or plural.Another of the Express's famous riders was "Pony Bob" Haslam.
    • A. 

      Possessive

    • B. 

      Contraction

    • C. 

      Plural

  • 51. 
    Choose the noun in parentheses that best completes each sentence.Many (satellites, satellite's) have replaced familiar phone lines.
    • A. 

      Satellites

    • B. 

      Satellite's

  • 52. 
    Choose the noun in parentheses that best completes each sentence.New (horizons, horizon's) are upon us as we enter the twenty-first century.
    • A. 

      Horizons

    • B. 

      Horizon's

  • 53. 
    Choose the noun in parentheses that best completes each sentence.These (videophones, videophone's) may soon become standard communication.
    • A. 

      Videophones

    • B. 

      Videophone's

  • 54. 
    Choose the noun in parentheses that best completes each sentence.Business (executives, executives') travels are simplified with this technology.
    • A. 

      Executives

    • B. 

      Executives'

  • 55. 
    Choose the noun in parentheses that best completes each sentence.Now salespeople can show their (products, products') on television.
    • A. 

      Products

    • B. 

      Products'