Quiz: Test On Vocabulary, Grammar And Literary Terms! Trivia Questions

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Quiz: Test On Vocabulary, Grammar And Literary Terms! Trivia Questions

Below is a Test on Vocabulary, Grammar and Literary Terms! The trivia Questions are perfect for someone who wants to test out their general understanding of the English language and what it entails. If you think you have what it takes to tackle it and come on top, be sure to give it a try and get some much deserved practice.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    It is necessary however to maintain a normal weight.
    • A. 

      NO CHANGE

    • B. 

      It is necessary, however to maintain a normal weight.

    • C. 

      It is necessary, however, to maintain a normal weight.

    • D. 

      It is necessary however, to maintain a normal weight.

  • 2. 
    I have many chores every morning milking the cows, feeding the cat, finishing homework, preparing for school.
    • A. 

      NO CHANGE

    • B. 

      I have many chores every morning milking the cows, such as: feeding the cat, finishing homework, preparing for school.

    • C. 

      I have many chores every morning: milking the cows, feeding the cat, finishing homework, preparing for school.

    • D. 

      I have many chores every morning, milking the cows, feeding the cat, finishing homework, preparing for school.

  • 3. 
    Which of the following is not correct?
    • A. 

      We won the soccer game, we lost the football and basketball games.

    • B. 

      We won the soccer game, but we lost the football and basketball games.

    • C. 

      We won the soccer game. We lost the football and basketball games.

    • D. 

      We won the soccer game; we lost the football and basketball games.

  • 4. 
    The children were playing quietly I had time to bake muffins.
    • A. 

      NO CHANGE

    • B. 

      The children were playing quietly; I had time to bake muffins.

    • C. 

      The children were playing quietly: I had time to bake muffins.

    • D. 

      The children were playing quietly, I had time to bake muffins.

  • 5. 
    The trees are losing their leaves and it's certainly time because autumn came early.
    • A. 

      NO CHANGE

    • B. 

      The trees are losing their leaves; and it's certainly time because autumn came early.

    • C. 

      The trees are losing their leaves and it's certainly time--because autumn came early.

    • D. 

      The trees are losing their leaves--and it's certainly time--because autumn came early.

  • 6. 
    Answer the doorbell who on earth could that be because I haven't finished dressing.
    • A. 

      NO CHANGE

    • B. 

      Answer the doorbell (who on earth could that be?) because I haven't finished dressing.

    • C. 

      Answer the doorbell; who on earth could that be because I haven't finished dressing.

    • D. 

      Answer the doorbell who on earth could that be (because I haven't finished dressing).

  • 7. 
    Shes coming to the party even though its not hers.
    • A. 

      NO CHANGE

    • B. 

      She's coming to the party even though it's not her's.

    • C. 

      She's coming to the party even though it's not hers.

    • D. 

      She's coming to the party even though its not her's.

  • 8. 
    It's raining and the dog's coats are soaked.
    • A. 

      NO CHANGE

    • B. 

      It's raining, and the dogs' coats are soaked.

    • C. 

      It's raining, and the dog's coats are soaked.

    • D. 

      It's raining, and the dogs coats are soaked.

  • 9. 
    Which is correct?
    • A. 

      I wish I were a better musician.

    • B. 

      I wish I was a better musician.

  • 10. 
    Which is correct?
    • A. 

      If he hadn't run, he wouldn't have fallen.

    • B. 

      If he hadn't ran, he wouldn't have fallen.

    • C. 

      If he hadn't run, he wouldn't have fell.

    • D. 

      If he hadn't ran, he wouldn't have fell.

  • 11. 
    Which is correct?
    • A. 

      You do those problems easy.

    • B. 

      You do those problems easily.

  • 12. 
    Which is correct?
    • A. 

      Both the corn and the wheat has been harvested.

    • B. 

      Both the corn and the wheat have been harvested.

  • 13. 
    Which is correct?
    • A. 

      George, Frank, and she are in the pool.

    • B. 

      George, Frank, and her are in the pool.

  • 14. 
    In which Point of View does the narrator refer to him or herself as "I"?
    • A. 

      Third-Person

    • B. 

      Third-Person Omniscient

    • C. 

      First-Person

    • D. 

      Third-Person Limited Omniscient

  • 15. 
    How many characters' thoughts and feelings can readers understand in a Third-Person Omniscient story?
    • A. 

      Two or more

    • B. 

      Two or three

    • C. 

      All of the story characters

    • D. 

      Only one character

  • 16. 
    How many characters' thoughts and feelings can readers understand in a Third-Person Limited Omniscient story?
    • A. 

      Two or three characters

    • B. 

      Only one character

    • C. 

      No characters

    • D. 

      All the characters

  • 17. 
    The Character in the story who wants to achieve a goal, usually the main character?
    • A. 

      Antagonist

    • B. 

      Protagonist

    • C. 

      Foil

    • D. 

      Stereotype

  • 18. 
    The character who acts as an obstacle to prevent the protagonist from reaching his/her goal.
    • A. 

      Antagonist

    • B. 

      Protagonist

    • C. 

      Aside

    • D. 

      Main character

  • 19. 
    Most often referred to as the "bad guy."
    • A. 

      Flat

    • B. 

      Antagonist

    • C. 

      Round

    • D. 

      Protagonist

  • 20. 
    The character you generally cheer for in the story.
    • A. 

      Antagonist

    • B. 

      Dynamic

    • C. 

      Static

    • D. 

      Protagonist

  • 21. 
    The protagonist is usually a dynamic character.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 22. 
    Sometimes the antagonist of a story isn't human such as an animal, government, or culture.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 23. 
    Ms. Rose told her students that one day, when they all grew up, they would wish that they were ten years old all over again. She told them all of these important life stories and gave them advice. Ms. Rose was displaying what character trait?
    • A. 

      Ruthless

    • B. 

      Wisdom

    • C. 

      Rejection

    • D. 

      Strict

  • 24. 
    Passage #2 “There were always children there, and I spent all my time with the children, only with the children. They were the children of the village where I lived, a whole gang of them who went to the local school. I was simply with them mostly, and I spent all my four years like that. I did not want anything else.”                 --Dostoyevsky, The Idiot Which word best describes the tone? In other words, how does the speaker feel about/toward the subject?
    • A. 

      A) Amused

    • B. 

      B) Reflective

    • C. 

      C) Reverent

    • D. 

      D) Remorseful

  • 25. 
    Which type of rhetoric is most strongly used in this advertisement?
    • A. 

      Logos

    • B. 

      Ethos

    • C. 

      Pathos