Tone And Mood Of Sentence! Interesting Trivia Quiz

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Tone And Mood Of Sentence! Interesting Trivia Quiz

The tone and mood of a sentence can say a lot about the message or the sender. Most writers have used different tones to call for a given reaction from the readers. The quiz below is designed to test out just how much you know about the tones an author can use. Give it a try and see the books you have read in a new light.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    The tone is the author's _________ towards the audience, subject, or character.
    • A. 

      Attitude

    • B. 

      Picture

    • C. 

      Forgiveness

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 2. 
    You can recognize the author's attitude by their:
    • A. 

      Mood

    • B. 

      Word choice

    • C. 

      Thoughts

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 3. 
    Tone words can be categorized as ___________, ______________, or __________.
    • A. 

      Positive, negative, or neutral

    • B. 

      Positive, negative, or advanced

    • C. 

      Positive, negative, or happy

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 4. 
    The verbal tone is the easiest to detect?
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 5. 
    The written tone is more difficult to understand without examining the context of a story.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 6. 
    _________ are used to describe tone.
    • A. 

      Nouns

    • B. 

      Adverbs

    • C. 

      Adjectives

    • D. 

      Verbs

  • 7. 
    The mood is the overall atmosphere or ________ from a story/piece of literature.
    • A. 

      Tone

    • B. 

      Setting

    • C. 

      Feeling

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 8. 
    __________  describe mood.
    • A. 

      Nouns

    • B. 

      Adverbs

    • C. 

      Verbs

    • D. 

      Adjectives

  • 9. 
    What is the tone of the sentence?    I’d rather stay here and wait, than go into that dark room.
    • A. 

      Happy

    • B. 

      Mad

    • C. 

      Scared

    • D. 

      Loving

  • 10. 
    What is the tone of the sentence? The sun is shining brightly in the meadow, let’s go out and play!
    • A. 

      Happy

    • B. 

      Scared

    • C. 

      Mad

    • D. 

      Obnoxious

  • 11. 
    What is the tone of the sentence? I went over to my friend's house, her brother answered the door and said she’s not home, but I heard her voice coming from the house.
    • A. 

      Terrified

    • B. 

      Suspicious

    • C. 

      Joyful

    • D. 

      Stressed

  • 12. 
    What is the mood of the sentence? There was plenty of delicious food, and the popular music was playing loudly. Everybody was having an amazing time.
    • A. 

      Happiness

    • B. 

      Somber

    • C. 

      Violent

    • D. 

      Cranky

  • 13. 
    What is the mood of the sentence? The man viciously kicked and threw the poor, dirty,  and starving cat out of his house.
    • A. 

      Pity, or anger

    • B. 

      Thankful

    • C. 

      Warm

    • D. 

      Pleased

  • 14. 
    How does the picture make you feel?
    • A. 

      Enraged

    • B. 

      Energetic

    • C. 

      Sick

    • D. 

      Gloomy

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