Comma Usage And Rules Quiz: Test!

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Comma Usage And Rules Quiz: Test!

Comma usage and rules quiz: test! Commas have different uses which include and are not limited to separating quotes, show unnecessary information or show pauses in a sentence. Would you be able to identify a sentence where a comma has been used correctly? To test how well you know the different uses and rules involving commas we have prepared a set of questions for you in this quiz. Check it out!


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Which sentence is punctuated correctly?
    • A. 

      Ryan Lochte, a famous Olympic swimmer, starred in a reality show.

    • B. 

      Ryan Lochte a famous, Olympic swimmer, starred in a reality show.

  • 2. 
    Which sentence is punctuated correctly?
    • A. 

      Your new boots are nice but mine are made with Italian leather.

    • B. 

      Your new boots are nice, but mine are made with Italian leather.

  • 3. 
    Which sentence is punctuated correctly?
    • A. 

      For lunch, I packed a peanut butter and jelly sandwich, chips, and an apple.

    • B. 

      For lunch I packed a peanut butter, and jelly sandwich, chips, and an apple.

  • 4. 
    Which sentence is punctuated correctly?
    • A. 

      Please move your bicycle, Danny.

    • B. 

      Please move your bicycle Danny.

  • 5. 
    Which sentence is punctuated correctly?
    • A. 

      For the trip I packed my fuzzy green slippers, pajamas, and a toothbrush.

    • B. 

      For the trip, I packed my fuzzy, green slippers, pajamas, and a toothbrush.

    • C. 

      For the trip, I packed my fuzzy green slippers, pajamas, and a toothbrush.

  • 6. 
    Which sentence is punctuated correctly?
    • A. 

      Defense, not offense wins championships.

    • B. 

      Defense, not offense, wins championships.

  • 7. 
    Mary has two dogs.  With that being the case, which sentence is punctuated correctly?
    • A. 

      Mary's dog Cody has fleas.

    • B. 

      Mary's dog, Cody, has fleas.

  • 8. 
    Which sentence is punctuated correctly?
    • A. 

      Tanya fortunately for her, was accepted to her top-choice college.

    • B. 

      Tanya, fortunately for her, was accepted to her top-choice college.

    • C. 

      Tanya, fortunately for her was accepted to her top-choice college.

  • 9. 
    Which sentence is punctuated correctly?
    • A. 

      Smiling Chuck waved at his neighbor.

    • B. 

      Smiling, Chuck waved at his neighbor.

    • C. 

      Smiling, Chuck waved, at his neighbor.

  • 10. 
    Which sentence is punctuated correctly?
    • A. 

      Wally cleaned his smelly messy room, yet he still wasn't allowed to go to the dance.

    • B. 

      Wally cleaned his smelly messy room yet he still wasn't allowed to go to the dance.

    • C. 

      Wally cleaned his smelly, messy room, yet he still wasn't allowed to go to the dance.

  • 11. 
    Which of the sentences is punctuated correctly?
    • A. 

      Nelson Mandela, the former President of South Africa, passed away on December 5, 2013.

    • B. 

      Nelson Mandela, the former President of South Africa passed away on December 5, 2013.

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