Sentence Fragments Or Run-on Sentences Quiz

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  • 1. 
    The following sentence is a sentence fragment: "Unless you eat it."
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 2. 
    The following sentence is a sentence fragment: "I jumped."
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 3. 
    Which sentence is a sentence fragment?
    • A. 

      Cats jump.

    • B. 

      Because he said so.

    • C. 

      There was a tree in the road.

    • D. 

      After seeing the movie, I was afraid.

  • 4. 
    What's wrong with this sentence: "This is a simple question, you better answer it correctly."
    • A. 

      Nothing.

    • B. 

      Sentence Fragment.

    • C. 

      Run-on Sentence.

  • 5. 
    Which is not a correct method to fix the following sentence? "I like dogs I hate cats."
    • A. 

      I like dogs, but I hate cats.

    • B. 

      I like dogs; I hate cats.

    • C. 

      I like dogs, I hate cats

    • D. 

      I like dogs. I hate cats.

  • 6. 
    The following sentence is a run-on sentence: "Bill has delivered the mail, however, he has gotten sick from being in the rain."
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 7. 
    Fix this sentence: "The store is about to close because of the holidays and if you don't get there soon you will have to drive into town."
    • A. 

      The sentence is correct.

    • B. 

      Holidays; and

    • C. 

      Holidays, and

    • D. 

      Holidays. And

  • 8. 
    Fix this sentence: "Having studied well for ENG 101 and having reviewed all of the additional information supplied by Ms. Glova, John, who had never made a quiz before, knew he was ready to make at least one confusing question."
    • A. 

      This sentence is correct.

    • B. 

      Glova; John

    • C. 

      John -- who had never made a quiz before -- knew

    • D. 

      ENG 101, and having reviewed......Glova, John,

  • 9. 
    Check the option(s) that correctly repair the run-on sentence.I want to stay at home she wants to go shopping.
    • A. 

      I want to stay at home. She wants to go shopping.

    • B. 

      I want to stay at home; she wants to go shopping.

    • C. 

      I want to stay at home, but she wants to go shopping.

    • D. 

      I want to stay at home, however, she wants to go shopping.

    • E. 

      I want to stay at home; however, she wants to go shopping.

  • 10. 
    The following is a run-on sentence: "After watching the movie, I was afraid."
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False