Punctuation - Email Etiquette

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Email Etiquette Quizzes & Trivia

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  • 1. 
    Choose the correct sentence.
    • A. 

      A) Her husbands wallet was full of curious, little items.

    • B. 

      B) Her husband's wallet was full of curious, little items.

    • C. 

      C) Her husbands' wallet was full of curious, little items.

  • 2. 
    Choose the correct sentence.
    • A. 

      I went to my mother-in-law house for dinner last night.

    • B. 

      I went to my mother-in-law's house for dinner last night.

    • C. 

      I went to my mother-in-laws' house for dinner last night.

  • 3. 
    Choose the correct sentence.
    • A. 

      You may not enter Mr. Harris's office without his permission.

    • B. 

      You may not enter Mr. Harris office without his permission.

    • C. 

      You may not enter Mr. Harrises office without his permission.

    • D. 

      You may not enter Mr. Harrises' office without his permission.

  • 4. 
    Choose the correct sentence.
    • A. 

      The girls vitality and humor were infectious. [one girl]

    • B. 

      The girl's vitality and humor were infectious. [one girl]

    • C. 

      The girls' vitality and humor were infectious. [one girl]

  • 5. 
    Choose the correct sentence.
    • A. 

      The women's dresses are on the second floor.

    • B. 

      The womens dresses are on the second floor.

    • C. 

      The womens' dresses are on the second floor.

  • 6. 
    Choose the correct sentence.
    • A. 

      It's a shame that had to happen.

    • B. 

      Its a shame that had to happen.

  • 7. 
    What mark tells the reader to pause?
    • A. 

      Comma

    • B. 

      Period

    • C. 

      Parenthesis

    • D. 

      Colon

  • 8. 
    Which mark is used in math as a decimal point?
    • A. 

      Colon

    • B. 

      Semicolon

    • C. 

      Period

    • D. 

      Comma

  • 9. 
    This punctuation mark is used to separate city and state in an address.
    • A. 

      Period

    • B. 

      Semicolon

    • C. 

      Parenthesis

    • D. 

      Comma

  • 10. 
    This mark is used to show the omission of a letter. Example: does not = doesn't  (the letter O is omitted in doesn't)
    • A. 

      Colon

    • B. 

      Semicolon

    • C. 

      Comma

    • D. 

      Apostrophe

  • 11. 
    A ___________ is used to separate dollars and cents.
    • A. 

      Comma

    • B. 

      Period

    • C. 

      Colon

    • D. 

      Semicolon

  • 12. 
    What punctuation mark is used after an initial?
    • A. 

      Quotation mark

    • B. 

      Comma

    • C. 

      Period

    • D. 

      Colon

  • 13. 
    Which punctuation mark is used to join two independent clauses?
    • A. 

      Semicolon

    • B. 

      Period

    • C. 

      Apostophe

    • D. 

      Comma

  • 14. 
    ___________________are used to enclose words that clarify.
    • A. 

      Commas

    • B. 

      Periods

    • C. 

      Colons

    • D. 

      Parenthesis

  • 15. 
    Quotation marks are used
    • A. 

      Before or after direct quotes

    • B. 

      For short titles

    • C. 

      Around words used in a special way

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 16. 
    A ____________________ is used between hours and minutes and to introduce a series following a complete sentence.
    • A. 

      Comma

    • B. 

      Colon

    • C. 

      Parenthesis

    • D. 

      Period

  • 17. 
    This mark is used  for plural possessive nouns.
    • A. 

      Semicolon

    • B. 

      Colon

    • C. 

      Comma

    • D. 

      Apostophe

  • 18. 
    What punctuation mark is used to separate items in a series?
    • A. 

      Comma

    • B. 

      Quotation marks

    • C. 

      Parenthesis

    • D. 

      Period

  • 19. 
    What mark is used at the end of a question?
    • A. 

      Parenthesis

    • B. 

      Colon

    • C. 

      Apostophe

    • D. 

      Question mark

  • 20. 
    What punctuation mark shows strong emotion?
    • A. 

      Question mark

    • B. 

      Exclamation mark

    • C. 

      Period

    • D. 

      Colon

  • 21. 
    What punctuation mark is used at the end of a sentence?
    • A. 

      Comma

    • B. 

      Apostophe

    • C. 

      Period

    • D. 

      Semicolon

  • 22. 
    How beautiful she is_
  • 23. 
    How long is it_
  • 24. 
    Three dresses were bought_ only one remains.
  • 25. 
    I will be happy _ if I pass this course.
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