Grammar Quiz On Types Of Sentence!

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Below is a grammar quiz on different types of sentences. Sentences are formulated as a way of passing information in writing, and they have to make sense; otherwise, there is no reason to write them. Do take up the quiz below and get to see just how good you are at getting the reason behind a sentence. All the best!


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 

    What time do we have to be at school?

    • A.

      Declarative

    • B.

      Interrogative

    • C.

      Imperative

    • D.

      Exclamatory

    Correct Answer
    B. Interrogative
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "Interrogative" because the question is asking for information about the time we need to be at school. Interrogative sentences are used to ask questions and seek information.

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  • 2. 

    I can't believe I just won the lottery!

    • A.

      Exclamatory

    • B.

      Interrogative

    • C.

      Declarative

    • D.

      Imperative

    Correct Answer
    A. Exclamatory
    Explanation
    The given sentence expresses surprise and excitement, indicating the speaker's disbelief about winning the lottery. This type of sentence is known as an exclamatory sentence, which is used to convey strong emotions or make exclamations.

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  • 3. 

    Mrs. Russell just bought a new car.

    • A.

      Imperative

    • B.

      Declarative

    • C.

      Exclamatory

    • D.

      Interrogative

    Correct Answer
    B. Declarative
    Explanation
    The given statement "Mrs. Russell just bought a new car" is a declarative sentence because it is making a statement or giving information. It is not a command (imperative), a question (interrogative), or an exclamation (exclamatory).

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  • 4. 

    How many students are in your class?

    • A.

      Exclamatory

    • B.

      Interrogative

    • C.

      Imperative

    • D.

      Declarative

    Correct Answer
    B. Interrogative
    Explanation
    The given correct answer is "Interrogative" because the question is asking for information or seeking an answer. It is asking about the number of students in the class, indicating that it is an interrogative sentence.

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  • 5. 

    Brush your teeth and go to bed.

    • A.

      Declarative

    • B.

      Exclamatory

    • C.

      Interrogative

    • D.

      Imperative

    Correct Answer
    D. Imperative
    Explanation
    The given statement "Brush your teeth and go to bed" is a command or a request, which is characteristic of an imperative sentence. Imperative sentences are used to give instructions, make requests, or give orders. In this case, the speaker is instructing someone to brush their teeth and go to bed.

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  • 6. 

    Pick up the trash off the floor.

    • A.

      Imperative

    • B.

      Exclamatory

    • C.

      Interrogative

    • D.

      Declarative

    Correct Answer
    A. Imperative
    Explanation
    The given sentence "Pick up the trash off the floor" is an imperative sentence. Imperative sentences are used to give commands or make requests. In this sentence, the speaker is giving a command to someone to pick up the trash off the floor. The use of the verb "pick up" and the direct object "the trash" indicates that it is an imperative sentence.

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  • 7. 

    Watch out for that hole!

    • A.

      Declarative

    • B.

      Imperative

    • C.

      Exclamatory

    • D.

      Interrogative

    Correct Answer
    C. Exclamatory
    Explanation
    The given sentence "Watch out for that hole!" expresses strong emotions or excitement, indicating surprise or alarm. This type of sentence is known as an exclamatory sentence, which is used to convey strong feelings or emotions. In this case, the sentence is warning someone about a potential danger, emphasizing the urgency and importance of being cautious.

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  • 8. 

    What is your favorite game to play?

    • A.

      Exclamatory

    • B.

      Imperative

    • C.

      Interrogative

    • D.

      Declarative

    Correct Answer
    C. Interrogative
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "Interrogative" because the question is asking for someone's favorite game to play, indicating that it is seeking information or prompting a response. An interrogative sentence is used to ask a question and ends with a question mark.

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  • 9. 

    I saw your mom at the store yesterday.

    • A.

      Declarative

    • B.

      Imperative

    • C.

      Exclamatory

    • D.

      Interrogative

    Correct Answer
    A. Declarative
    Explanation
    The given sentence "I saw your mom at the store yesterday" is a declarative sentence because it makes a statement or expresses a fact. It is not a command (imperative), exclamation (exclamatory), or a question (interrogative).

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  • 10. 

    Turn off the television and do your homework.

    • A.

      Exclamatory

    • B.

      Declarative

    • C.

      Interrogative

    • D.

      Imperative

    Correct Answer
    D. Imperative
    Explanation
    The given sentence "Turn off the television and do your homework" is an imperative sentence because it is giving a command or instruction to someone. It is telling the person to turn off the television and to do their homework. Imperative sentences often begin with a verb and do not typically have a subject. In this case, the verb "turn off" is the main command, and "do" is the second command.

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  • 11. 

    Did they have the party at Jessie's house last weekend?

    • A.

      Declarative

    • B.

      Exclamatory

    • C.

      Imperative

    • D.

      Interrogative

    Correct Answer
    D. Interrogative
    Explanation
    The given question is asking whether the party took place at Jessie's house last weekend. This is an interrogative sentence type because it is seeking information or asking a question.

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  • 12. 

    Which type of sentence ALWAYS ends with an exclamation mark and is an emotional outburst?

    • A.

      Declarative

    • B.

      Exclamatory

    • C.

      Imperative

    • D.

      Interrogative

    Correct Answer
    B. Exclamatory
    Explanation
    Just think of your Mum or Dad when they can't believe you've cleaned your room without prompting.

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  • 13. 

      Do you want to go to the beach tomorrow?

    • A.

      Imperative

    • B.

      Declarative

    • C.

      Interrogative

    • D.

      Exclamatory

    Correct Answer
    C. Interrogative
    Explanation
    Please indicate the type of sentence.

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  • 14. 

    My uncle fell on his motorcycle yesterday and hurt himself.

    • A.

      Interrogative

    • B.

      Declarative

    • C.

      Imperative

    • D.

      Exclamatory

    Correct Answer
    B. Declarative
    Explanation
    The given sentence is a declarative sentence because it makes a statement or provides information about something. It states that the speaker's uncle fell on his motorcycle and got hurt. Declarative sentences are commonly used to convey facts or express opinions. In this case, the sentence is simply stating an event that occurred.

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  • 15. 

    Please pass out the homework assignment.

    • A.

      Interrogative

    • B.

      Declarative

    • C.

      Imperative

    • D.

      Exclamatory

    Correct Answer
    C. Imperative
    Explanation
    The given sentence "Please pass out the homework assignment" is an example of an imperative sentence. Imperative sentences are used to give commands or make requests. In this case, the speaker is giving a command or making a request to someone to pass out the homework assignment. The use of the word "please" indicates that it is a polite request rather than a forceful command.

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  • 16. 

    I took a test and I got an A!

    • A.

      Interrogative

    • B.

      Imperative

    • C.

      Exclamatory

    • D.

      Declarative

    Correct Answer
    C. Exclamatory
    Explanation
    The given statement "I took a test and I got an A!" expresses excitement or strong emotion, which is characteristic of an exclamatory sentence. Exclamatory sentences are used to convey surprise, joy, anger, or any other intense feeling. In this case, the speaker is expressing their excitement about receiving an A on the test, making the statement exclamatory.

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  • 17. 

    Do you know where my iPod is?

    • A.

      Declarative

    • B.

      Imperative

    • C.

      Interrogative

    • D.

      Exclamatory

    Correct Answer
    C. Interrogative
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "Interrogative" because the question is asking for information or seeking an answer. It is a type of sentence that is used to inquire or question something. In this case, the speaker is asking if the person knows the location of their iPod.

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  • 18. 

    The house is on fire!

    • A.

      Declarative

    • B.

      Imperative

    • C.

      Interrogative

    • D.

      Exclamatory

    Correct Answer
    D. Exclamatory
    Explanation
    The given sentence "The house is on fire!" expresses strong emotion and excitement, indicating an urgent and alarming situation. It is an exclamatory sentence because it ends with an exclamation mark and conveys a sense of surprise or alarm. The exclamation mark emphasizes the urgency and intensity of the situation, making it clear that the speaker is expressing a strong emotion.

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  • 19. 

    Identify the sentence type.Clowns at the circus terrify me!

    • A.

      Declarative

    • B.

      Exclamatory

    • C.

      Imperative

    • D.

      Interrogative

    Correct Answer
    B. Exclamatory
    Explanation
    The given sentence "Clowns at the circus terrify me!" expresses strong emotion and surprise, indicating fear towards clowns at the circus. The use of an exclamation mark at the end further emphasizes the intensity of the emotion being conveyed. Therefore, the sentence is classified as an exclamatory sentence.

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  • 20. 

    Identify the sentence type. It's time to wash our dog, Betsy Blue.

    • A.

      Declarative

    • B.

      Exclamatory

    • C.

      Imperative

    • D.

      Interrogative

    Correct Answer
    A. Declarative
    Explanation
    The given sentence is a declarative sentence because it makes a statement or expresses a fact rather than asking a question, giving a command, or showing strong emotion. In this sentence, the speaker is stating that it is time to wash their dog, Betsy Blue.

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  • 21. 

    Identify the sentence type. Look over the brochure before making your ticket purchase.

    • A.

      Declarative

    • B.

      Exclamatory

    • C.

      Imperative

    • D.

      Interrogative

    Correct Answer
    C. Imperative
    Explanation
    The sentence is giving a command or instruction to the reader, telling them to look over the brochure before making their ticket purchase. This makes it an imperative sentence.

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  • 22. 

    Identify the sentence type. Clean your room right now, Jimmy.

    • A.

      Declarative

    • B.

      Exclamatory

    • C.

      Imperative

    • D.

      Interrogative

    Correct Answer
    C. Imperative
    Explanation
    The given sentence is an imperative sentence because it is giving a direct command or instruction to someone. In this case, the speaker is telling Jimmy to clean his room immediately.

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  • 23. 

    What type of sentence ALWAYS ends with a question mark?

    • A.

      Declarative

    • B.

      Exclamatory

    • C.

      Imperative

    • D.

      Interrogative

    Correct Answer
    D. Interrogative
    Explanation
    An interrogative sentence bring to mind the word interrogate; this is the action good parents take when they want information about or from their kiddoes! :-)

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  • 24. 

    What type of sentence makes a statement and ends in a period?

    • A.

      Interrogative

    • B.

      Declarative

    • C.

      Imperative

    • D.

      Exclamatory

    Correct Answer
    B. Declarative
    Explanation
    A declarative sentence is a type of sentence that makes a statement and ends in a period. It is used to convey information or express a fact, opinion, or idea. Declarative sentences are the most common type of sentence in the English language and are used in everyday communication. They are characterized by their straightforward and assertive nature, as they simply state a fact or make a statement without asking a question, giving a command, or expressing strong emotion.

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  • 25. 

    What type of sentence asks a question and ends in a question mark?

    • A.

      Imperative

    • B.

      Exclamatory

    • C.

      Interrogative

    • D.

      Declarative

    Correct Answer
    C. Interrogative
    Explanation
    An interrogative sentence is a type of sentence that asks a question and ends with a question mark. It is used to gather information or seek clarification. This sentence type is characterized by its use of question words like who, what, where, when, why, and how. In contrast, an imperative sentence gives a command or makes a request, an exclamatory sentence expresses strong emotion or excitement, and a declarative sentence makes a statement or expresses an opinion.

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