Spelling & Misspelled Words

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Spelling & Misspelled Words This will satisfy courses 1201 & 1205


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    1)   What word is NOT spelled correctly?
    • A. 

      Atheist

    • B. 

      Athletic

    • C. 

      Attendance

    • D. 

      Auxilary

  • 2. 
    1)   What word is NOT spelled correctly?
    • A. 

      Dispensable

    • B. 

      dissatisfied

    • C. 

      drunkeness

    • D. 

      Dominant

  • 3. 
    1)   The reporter was unable to_______ information from the police about drug trafficing. Which word fits in the blank? 
    • A. 

      Illicit

    • B. 

      Elicit

  • 4. 
    1)  The ________  period in the dinosaurs' reign was reached just before severe climate conditions brought on the ice age.    Which word fits in the blank? 
    • A. 

      Climactic

    • B. 

      Climatic

  • 5. 
    What word is NOT spelled correctly?
    • A. 

      Unanimous

    • B. 

      Unique

    • C. 

      Undoubtly

    • D. 

      Unforgettable

  • 6. 
    What word is NOT spelled correctly?
    • A. 

      Nusance

    • B. 

      Ninth

    • C. 

      Noticeable

    • D. 

      Nowadays

  • 7. 
    The security system created the ___________ that they were safe.Which word fits in the blank? 
    • A. 

      Illusion

    • B. 

      Allusion

  • 8. 
    1)   When we rescued the five men, they were _____________ on the ledge.     Which word fits in the blank?
    • A. 

      All together

    • B. 

      Altogether

  • 9. 
    Which of the following spellings is correct? 
    • A. 

      Consensus

    • B. 

      Concensus

    • C. 

      Consencus

    • D. 

      Consenssus

  • 10. 
    Which of the following spellings is correct? 
    • A. 

      Deductible

    • B. 

      Deductable

    • C. 

      Deductuble

    • D. 

      Deductabel

  • 11. 
    Everyone could come home _________ Chuck. Which word fits in the blank?
    • A. 

      Except

    • B. 

      Accept

  • 12. 
    The advisor had his ________ speak at the conference.Which word fits in the blank?
    • A. 

      Aid

    • B. 

      Aide

  • 13. 
    Which of the following spellings is correct? 
    • A. 

      Embarras

    • B. 

      Embaras

    • C. 

      Embarass

    • D. 

      Embarrass

  • 14. 
    Which of the following spellings is correct for a page in a book?
    • A. 

      Foreword

    • B. 

      Forworde

    • C. 

      Forword

    • D. 

      Foreward

  • 15. 
    The secretaries are ________ to changing the dress code? Which word fits in the blank? 
    • A. 

      Averse

    • B. 

      Adverse

  • 16. 
    His creativity was the perfect _______ to her determination. Which word fits in the blank?
    • A. 

      Complement

    • B. 

      Compliment

  • 17. 
    Jane’s attitude didn’t faze her mother. Which word fits in the blank?  
    • A. 

      Phase

    • B. 

      Faze

  • 18. 
    Which of the following spellings is correct?
    • A. 

      Occassion

    • B. 

      Ocassion

    • C. 

      Occasion

  • 19. 
    Which of the following spellings is correct? 
    • A. 

      Ocurrance

    • B. 

      Occurrance

    • C. 

      Occurrence

    • D. 

      Occurance

  • 20. 
    Which is the correct spelling? 
    • A. 

      Perserverance

    • B. 

      Persaverence

    • C. 

      Perserverence

    • D. 

      Perseverance