Hyphen Quiz (Mini)

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Hyphen Quizzes & Trivia

What is a hyphen used for in grammar? How well do you use it? Generally, it joins words that have the same meaning or which should be read as one. Take up the quiz and find out more.

Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What is the correct way to hyphenate the number 65?
    • A. 

      Sixty five-

    • B. 

      Sixty-- five

    • C. 


    • D. 

      No hyphen needed

  • 2. 
    True or False: hyphens are longer than dashes.
    • A. 


    • B. 


  • 3. 
     I bought Steve a yellow orange shirt to wear to the party.  
  • 4. 
    His half court shot amazingly went in, so we won the game.
  • 5. 
     Sixty one of sixty five people passed the math test.    
  • 6. 
      Fourteen of my twenty five coworkers are from out of state.    
  • 7. 
      The pretty as a princess girl waved at me and came over.    
  • 8. 
      Does your father in law work downtown?    
  • 9. 
      The blue green color is the one I want my bedroom painted.    
  • 10. 
      The ugly step sister made Cinderella scrub the floor.