6th Grader Parts Of Speech Pretest Quiz

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6th Grader Parts Of Speech Pretest Quiz

This quiz is designed to asses 6th graders' knowledge of nouns, pronouns, and adjectives.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What part of speech is the underlined word in the following sentence:While I am sad to see summer go, I welcome the opportunities of a new school year.
    • A. 

      Noun

    • B. 

      Pronoun

    • C. 

      Adjective

    • D. 

      Verb

    • E. 

      Adverb

  • 2. 
    What part of speech is the underlined word in the following sentence:Did any of you go to Blue Bayou this summer?
    • A. 

      Noun

    • B. 

      Pronoun

    • C. 

      Adjective

    • D. 

      Verb

    • E. 

      Adverb

  • 3. 
    What part of speech is the underlined word in the following sentence?My favorite rides often have the longest lines.
    • A. 

      Noun

    • B. 

      Pronoun

    • C. 

      Adjective

    • D. 

      Verb

    • E. 

      Adverb

  • 4. 
    What part of speech is the underlined word in the following sentence?I love going there!
    • A. 

      Noun

    • B. 

      Pronoun

    • C. 

      Adjective

    • D. 

      Verb

    • E. 

      Adverb

  • 5. 
    Which noun or noun phrase should be capitalized?
    • A. 

      Water slide

    • B. 

      Lemonade

    • C. 

      Wave pool

    • D. 

      Blue bayou

  • 6. 
    What part of speech is the underlined word in the following sentence?The ride with the two snake heads is a little scary, but it's one of my favorites!
    • A. 

      Noun

    • B. 

      Pronoun

    • C. 

      Adjective

    • D. 

      Verb

    • E. 

      Adverb

  • 7. 
    What part of speech is the underlined word in the following sentence?Another favorite thing of mine to do in the summer is to eat snowcones.
    • A. 

      Noun

    • B. 

      Pronoun

    • C. 

      Adjective

    • D. 

      Verb

    • E. 

      Adverb

  • 8. 
    What part of speech is the underlined word in the following sentence? They are so refreshing on a hot day.
    • A. 

      Noun

    • B. 

      Pronoun

    • C. 

      Adjective

    • D. 

      Verb

    • E. 

      Adverb

  • 9. 
    What part of speech is the underlined word in the following sentence?The "Superman" is especially good.
    • A. 

      Noun

    • B. 

      Pronoun

    • C. 

      Adjective

    • D. 

      Verb

    • E. 

      Adverb

  • 10. 
    Which part of speech fits this definition:shows action or a state of being
    • A. 

      Noun

    • B. 

      Pronoun

    • C. 

      Adjective

    • D. 

      Verb

    • E. 

      Adverb

  • 11. 
    Which part of speech fits this definition?replaces a noun
    • A. 

      Noun

    • B. 

      Pronoun

    • C. 

      Adjective

    • D. 

      Verb

    • E. 

      Adverb

  • 12. 
    Which part of speech fits this definition?modifies a noun or pronoun
    • A. 

      Noun

    • B. 

      Pronoun

    • C. 

      Adjective

    • D. 

      Verb

    • E. 

      Adverb

  • 13. 
    What part of speech are the following words: is, shows, been
    • A. 

      Noun

    • B. 

      Pronoun

    • C. 

      Adjective

    • D. 

      Verb

    • E. 

      Adverb

  • 14. 
    What parts of speech are the following words?happiness, warmth, innocence
    • A. 

      Noun

    • B. 

      Pronoun

    • C. 

      Adjective

    • D. 

      Verb

    • E. 

      Adverb

  • 15. 
    What part of speech are the following words?quickly, too, very
    • A. 

      Noun

    • B. 

      Pronoun

    • C. 

      Adjective

    • D. 

      Verb

    • E. 

      Adverb

  • 16. 
    What part of speech is the underlined phrase in the following sentence?Zooey Mama!  You're almost done.
    • A. 

      Conjunction

    • B. 

      Preposition

    • C. 

      Interjection

  • 17. 
    Which part of speech is the underlined word in the following sentence?Seriously, you're almost through the quiz.
    • A. 

      Conjunction

    • B. 

      Preposition

    • C. 

      Interjection

  • 18. 
    What part of speech is the underlined word in the following sentence?You just have this one and two more to go.
    • A. 

      Noun

    • B. 

      Pronoun

    • C. 

      Conjunction

    • D. 

      Preposition

    • E. 

      Adverb

  • 19. 
    Which of the following is NOT a part of speech?
    • A. 

      Noun

    • B. 

      Preposition

    • C. 

      Adconjunction

    • D. 

      Verb

    • E. 

      Adjective

  • 20. 
    What part of speech is the underlined word in the following sentence?Yee-haw!  You are done!
    • A. 

      Noun

    • B. 

      Verb

    • C. 

      Adverb

    • D. 

      Preposition

    • E. 

      Conjunction

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