Unit 22 Spelling Test

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Fifth grade spelling test.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 

    Choose the correctly spelled word.

    • A.

      Out-line

    • B.

      Out line

    • C.

      Outline

    • D.

      Out-lin

    Correct Answer
    C. Outline
    Explanation
    The correct spelling is "outline".

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  • 2. 

    Choose the correctly spelled word.

    • A.

      Up to date

    • B.

      Up-to-date

    • C.

      Uptodate

    • D.

      Up-todate

    Correct Answer
    B. Up-to-date
    Explanation
    The correct spelling is "up-to-date." This hyphenated form is used to indicate that something is current or modern. The other options, "up to date," "uptodate," and "up-todate," are incorrect spellings and do not convey the same meaning.

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  • 3. 

    Choose the correctly spelled word.

    • A.

      Waterproof

    • B.

      Water proof

    • C.

      Water-proof

    • D.

      Water-prof

    Correct Answer
    A. Waterproof
    Explanation
    The correct spelling is "waterproof". This word is used to describe something that is resistant to water or is impervious to water. The other options "water proof", "water-proof", and "water-prof" are all misspelled variations of the correct word.

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  • 4. 

    Choose the correctly spelled word.

    • A.

      Them selves

    • B.

      Themselfs

    • C.

      Them-selves

    • D.

      Themselves

    Correct Answer
    D. Themselves
    Explanation
    The correct spelling is "themselves." This is the reflexive pronoun used when referring to a group of people as the object of a verb or preposition.

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  • 5. 

    Choose the correctly spelled word.

    • A.

      Part-of-speech

    • B.

      Part of speech

    • C.

      Part-of speech

    • D.

      Part-of-spech

    Correct Answer
    B. Part of speech
    Explanation
    The correct spelling of the term is "part of speech." It refers to the grammatical category of a word, indicating its function and role within a sentence. The other options provided ("part-of-speech," "part-of speech," "part-of-spech") contain incorrect spellings or incorrect hyphenation.

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  • 6. 

    Choose the correctly spelled word.

    • A.

      Good-bye

    • B.

      Goodby

    • C.

      Good bye

    • D.

      Good-by

    Correct Answer
    A. Good-bye
    Explanation
    The correct spelling of the word meaning a farewell or parting is "good-bye". The other options "goodby", "good bye", and "good-by" are incorrect spellings and do not follow the standard spelling conventions.

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  • 7. 

    Choose the correctly spelled word.

    • A.

      Twentyseven

    • B.

      Twenty seven

    • C.

      Twenty-seven

    • D.

      Twenty-seaven

    Correct Answer
    C. Twenty-seven
    Explanation
    The correct spelling is "twenty-seven." This is the correct answer because it follows the standard format for writing compound numbers. In this case, "twenty" is spelled out and "seven" is written as a numeral, and they are connected with a hyphen. The other options either have misspellings or do not follow the correct format for writing compound numbers.

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  • 8. 

    Choose the correctly spelled word.

    • A.

      Home run

    • B.

      Home-run

    • C.

      Home-runn

    • D.

      Homerun

    Correct Answer
    A. Home run
    Explanation
    The correct spelling is "home run." This term refers to a baseball hit that allows the batter to run around all the bases and score a point.

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  • 9. 

    Choose the correctly spelled word.

    • A.

      Home-work

    • B.

      Home work

    • C.

      Homework

    • D.

      Home wurk

    Correct Answer
    C. Homework
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "homework." This is the correctly spelled word as it is the standard way to write the term referring to school assignments that are meant to be completed at home. The other options, "home-work," "home work," and "home wurk," are all misspellings or variations of the correct word.

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  • 10. 

    Choose the correctly spelled word.

    • A.

      Make believe

    • B.

      Make-believe

    • C.

      Make beleve

    • D.

      Make-beleave

    Correct Answer
    B. Make-believe
    Explanation
    The correct spelling is "make-believe." This term refers to pretending or imagining something that is not real. The hyphen between "make" and "believe" is used to show that the two words are connected and form a compound word.

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  • 11. 

    Choose the correctly spelled word.

    • A.

      Merry go round

    • B.

      Merry go-round

    • C.

      Merrygoround

    • D.

      Merry-go-round

    Correct Answer
    D. Merry-go-round
    Explanation
    The correct spelling is "merry-go-round." This term refers to a type of amusement ride consisting of a rotating circular platform with seats or vehicles for people to ride on. The hyphens in between the words "merry," "go," and "round" indicate that they are connected and form a compound word.

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  • 12. 

    Choose the correctly spelled word.

    • A.

      Swetshirt

    • B.

      Sweatshirt

    • C.

      Sweat-shirt

    • D.

      Sweat shirt

    Correct Answer
    B. Sweatshirt
    Explanation
    The correct spelling is "sweatshirt." This is a type of casual clothing typically made of cotton, designed to be worn during physical exercise or for casual wear. The word is a combination of "sweat," referring to the moisture produced by the body during exercise, and "shirt," which is a garment worn on the upper body.

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  • 13. 

    Choose the correctly spelled word.

    • A.

      Double-heder

    • B.

      Doubleheder

    • C.

      Double-header

    • D.

      Double header

    Correct Answer
    C. Double-header
    Explanation
    A double-header is a term used in sports to describe two games played consecutively by the same teams or players. The correct spelling is "double-header" with a hyphen, as it is a compound word made up of "double" and "header". The other options, "doubleheder" and "double header" are incorrect spellings.

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  • 14. 

    Choose the correctly spelled word.

    • A.

      Parcelpost

    • B.

      Parsel post

    • C.

      Parcel post

    • D.

      Parsel-post

    Correct Answer
    C. Parcel post
    Explanation
    The correct spelling of the word is "parcel post." This term refers to a postal service that specializes in delivering packages or parcels. The word "parcel" refers to a package or a wrapped object, while "post" refers to the system of sending mail or packages through the postal service. Therefore, "parcel post" is the correct spelling for this term.

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  • 15. 

    Choose the correctly spelled word.

    • A.

      Full-time

    • B.

      Full time

    • C.

      Fultime

    • D.

      Fullfime

    Correct Answer
    A. Full-time
    Explanation
    The correct spelling is "full-time." It is hyphenated to indicate that it is a compound adjective describing a type of employment or work schedule. The other options, "full time," "fultime," and "fullfime," are incorrect spellings and do not convey the same meaning.

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  • 16. 

    Choose the correctly spelled word.

    • A.

      Peanut-butter

    • B.

      Penut-butter

    • C.

      Penut butter

    • D.

      Peanut butter

    Correct Answer
    D. Peanut butter
    Explanation
    The correct spelling is "peanut butter." This is a popular spread made from ground peanuts. The other options "penut-butter," "penut butter," and "peanut-butter" are all misspelled variations of the correct word.

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  • 17. 

    Choose the correctly spelled word.

    • A.

      Down-stairs

    • B.

      Downstairs

    • C.

      Down stairs

    • D.

      Down-stires

    Correct Answer
    B. Downstairs
    Explanation
    The correct spelling is "downstairs." This word is used to describe the lower level or floor of a building, typically located beneath the main or ground level.

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  • 18. 

    Choose the correctly spelled word.

    • A.

      Underline

    • B.

      Under line

    • C.

      Under-line

    • D.

      Under lein

    Correct Answer
    A. Underline
    Explanation
    The correct spelling is "underline". It is a single word without any spaces or hyphens.

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  • 19. 

    Choose the correctly spelled word.

    • A.

      Fourty four

    • B.

      Forty-four

    • C.

      Fourtyfour

    • D.

      Forty four

    Correct Answer
    B. Forty-four
    Explanation
    The correct spelling is "forty-four." This is the correct way to spell the number 44 using the word form.

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  • 20. 

    Choose the correctly spelled word.

    • A.

      Its self

    • B.

      It self

    • C.

      Its-self

    • D.

      Itself

    Correct Answer
    D. Itself
    Explanation
    The correct spelling is "itself." "Itself" is a reflexive pronoun used to refer to something previously mentioned or easily identified. In this case, it is used to refer to the object or subject of a sentence. The other options ("its self," "it self," and "its-self") are incorrect spellings and do not follow the standard rules of English spelling.

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