Subject/Predicate Quiz

23 Questions | Total Attempts: 55

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  • 1. 
    Choose the sentence that is divided correctly between the subject and predicate?
    • A. 

      My family traveled / to Africa last year.

    • B. 

      My family traveled to Africa / last year.

    • C. 

      My family / traveled to Africa last year.

  • 2. 
    Choose the sentence that is divided correctly between the subject and predicate?
    • A. 

      My brother / ran across the room.

    • B. 

      My brother ran / across the room.

    • C. 

      My / brother ran across the room.

  • 3. 
    Choose the sentence that is divided correctly between the subject and predicate?
    • A. 

      Many ostrich farmers raise ostriches / for their healthful meat.

    • B. 

      Many ostrich farmers / raise ostriches for their healthful meat.

    • C. 

      Many ostrich farmers raise / ostriches for their healthful meat.

  • 4. 
    Choose the sentence that is divided correctly between the subject and predicate?
    • A. 

      Ostrich meat / contains little fat and few calories.

    • B. 

      Ostrich / meat contains little fat and few calories.

    • C. 

      Ostrich meat contains / little fat and few calories.

  • 5. 
    Choose the sentence that is divided correctly between the subject and predicate?
    • A. 

      This ostrich / egg is huge!

    • B. 

      This ostrich egg is / huge!

    • C. 

      This ostrich egg / is huge!

  • 6. 
    Choose the simple subject in the following sentence:Manufacturers use ostrich feathers in the hat and dress industries.
    • A. 

      Feathers

    • B. 

      Industries

    • C. 

      Manufacturers

  • 7. 
    Choose the simple subject in the following sentence:Ostrich leather makes exquisite boots.
    • A. 

      Leather

    • B. 

      Ostrich

    • C. 

      Boots

  • 8. 
    Choose the simple subject in the following sentence:These huge birds run between thirty and fifty miles per hour.
    • A. 

      Birds

    • B. 

      Huge

    • C. 

      Run

  • 9. 
    Choose the simple subject in the following sentence:This race is absolutely hilarious!
    • A. 

      This

    • B. 

      Race

    • C. 

      Hilarious

  • 10. 
    Choose the simple predicate in the following sentence:Ostriches provide us with meat, feathers, and leather.
    • A. 

      Meat

    • B. 

      Leather

    • C. 

      Provide

  • 11. 
    Choose the simple predicate in the following sentence:A seahorse sleeps in an upright position.
    • A. 

      Sleeps

    • B. 

      Position

    • C. 

      Upright

  • 12. 
    Choose the simple predicate in the following sentence:Sea horses swim standing up.
    • A. 

      Standing

    • B. 

      Horses

    • C. 

      Swim

  • 13. 
    Indicate if the following is a sentence or fragment:On a stormy night.
    • A. 

      Fragment

    • B. 

      Sentence

  • 14. 
    Indicate if the following is a sentence or fragment:I heard something in the other room.
    • A. 

      Fragment

    • B. 

      Sentence

  • 15. 
    Indicate if the following is a sentence or fragment:As I entered the house, the phone rang.
    • A. 

      Fragment

    • B. 

      Sentence

  • 16. 
    Indicate if the following is a sentence or fragment:Everyone played baseball.
    • A. 

      Fragment

    • B. 

      Sentence

  • 17. 
    Indicate if the following is a sentence or fragment:Carried small wooden baskets with us to the campground.
    • A. 

      Fragment

    • B. 

      Sentence

  • 18. 
    Indicate if the following is a sentence or fragment:Since the trees were loaded with apples.
    • A. 

      Fragment

    • B. 

      Sentence

  • 19. 
    ______________________ is a group of words that contains a subject and a predicate and expresses a complete thought.
    • A. 

      Sentence

    • B. 

      Fragment

    • C. 

      Phrase

    • D. 

      Dependent clause

  • 20. 
    ______________________ is a part of a sentence and does not express a complete thought.
    • A. 

      Sentence

    • B. 

      Independent clause

    • C. 

      Compound sentence

    • D. 

      Fragment

  • 21. 
    A ________________________ contains a subject and a predicate but does NOT express a complete thought.
    • A. 

      Independent clause

    • B. 

      Dependent clasue

    • C. 

      Phrase

    • D. 

      Sentence

  • 22. 
    The _________________________ is who or what the sentence is talking about.
    • A. 

      Subject

    • B. 

      Predicate

    • C. 

      Phrase

  • 23. 
    The _________________________ tells what the subject is or is doing.
    • A. 

      Simple subject

    • B. 

      Phrase

    • C. 

      Predicate