English Chapter 11, Lesson 5 Quiz

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  • 1. 
    A semicolon:
    • A. 

      Separates elements in a sentence

    • B. 

      It is stronger than a comma, but is not as strong as a period.

    • C. 

      Set off words or parts of words

    • D. 

      Both A and B

  • 2. 
    Use a semicolon to join parts of a compound sentence without a coordinating conjunction.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 3. 
    When there are commas within parts of a ___, use semicolons to separate the parts.
  • 4. 
    Use a semicolon between parts of a(n) ______ sentence when the clauses are long and complicated or when they contain commas.
    • A. 

      Compound-Complex

    • B. 

      Simple

    • C. 

      Compound

    • D. 

      Complex

  • 5. 
    When there are commas within parts of a series, use colons to separate the parts.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 6. 
    Use a ____ to introduce a list of items.