Rules Of Capitalization Test: Quiz!

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 

    Bruce Bliven, jr. wrote the Wonderful Writing Machine.

    • A.

      Correct

    • B.

      Incorrect

    Correct Answer
    B. Incorrect
    Explanation
    The statement "Bruce Bliven, jr. wrote the Wonderful Writing Machine" is incorrect.

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  • 2. 

    Secretary of state Haig remarked: "This is not an experience I haven't been through before."

    • A.

      Correct

    • B.

      Incorrect

    Correct Answer
    B. Incorrect
    Explanation
    The given answer "Incorrect" is correct because the statement made by Secretary of State Haig is a double negative, which creates a positive meaning. Therefore, the correct statement should be "This is an experience I have been through before."

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  • 3. 

    Adam Smithson has been a professor of biology at a large university for ten years.

    • A.

      Correct

    • B.

      Incorrect

    Correct Answer
    A. Correct
    Explanation
    The given statement states that Adam Smithson has been a professor of biology at a large university for ten years. This implies that he has the necessary qualifications and experience to hold the position of a professor. Hence, the answer is correct.

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  • 4. 

    As he left Highway 6 onto Route 37, his car veered off the road.

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      Correct

    • B.

      Incorrect

    Correct Answer
    A. Correct
  • 5. 

    The Oval office is much larger than Dr. Merwin's office.

    • A.

      Correct

    • B.

      Incorrect

    Correct Answer
    B. Incorrect
    Explanation
    The given statement states that the Oval office is larger than Dr. Merwin's office, but the correct answer is "Incorrect." This means that the statement is not true. The comparison between the two offices suggests that Dr. Merwin's office is actually larger than the Oval office, contradicting the given statement.

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  • 6. 

    She stated that she choked on the french toast because it was covered with syrup.

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      Correct

    • B.

      Incorrect

    Correct Answer
    B. Incorrect
  • 7. 

    The artists wanted more privacy so they moved fifteen miles West of town.

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      Correct

    • B.

      Incorrect

    Correct Answer
    B. Incorrect
  • 8. 

    Mr. Wilson always signed his letters with his full name: Charles Edmund Wilson, Senior Vice-President.

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      Correct

    • B.

      Incorrect

    Correct Answer
    A. Correct
    Explanation
    Mr. Wilson always signs his letters with his full name, including his title and position within the company. By signing as Charles Edmund Wilson, Senior Vice-President, he is clearly indicating his role and authority within the organization. This helps to establish his credibility and ensure that recipients of his letters are aware of his position.

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  • 9. 

     In the course of the investigation, the detective noted that the accident had occurred in Raney County.

    • A.

      Correct

    • B.

      Incorrect

    Correct Answer
    A. Correct
    Explanation
    The given answer is correct because it accurately states that the answer is correct. The detective indeed noted that the accident had occurred in Raney County during the investigation.

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  • 10. 

    The First Lady to enter the room was seated by the bench.

    • A.

      Correct

    • B.

      Incorrect

    Correct Answer
    B. Incorrect
    Explanation
    The sentence states that the "First Lady" was seated by the bench, implying that there are multiple ladies present and the "First Lady" was the one who was seated. However, the word "First" suggests that there are more than one lady entering the room, which contradicts the statement that only one lady entered the room. Therefore, the answer is incorrect.

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