Simple And Compound Sentences Quiz

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There are 3 types of sentences in English, simple, compound and complex. Simple and compound sentences can be confusing to a person. Simple sentences have one independent clause whereas compound sentences have more than one. The test below will help you see just how well you understand or differentiate the different sentences.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    A simple sentence is also what type of clause? 
  • 2. 
    Coordinating conjunctions help join simple sentences to make compound sentences. 
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 3. 
    What type of sentence is the following sentence?Cheyenne's speech was very funny.
    • A. 

      Simple

    • B. 

      Compound

  • 4. 
    Fill in the blank with the proper coordinating conjunction. Also, what type of sentence is it? The team went all the way to state, _____ they clenched the state title for basketball! 
  • 5. 
    What type of sentence is the following sentence?Maddie won the contest n math class, and the other students congratulated her. 
    • A. 

      Compound

    • B. 

      Simple

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