Vocabulary English 109 1-10

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Vocabulary words 1-10


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  • 1. 
    Words that are similar in meaning are
    • A. 

      Antonyms

    • B. 

      Synonyms

    • C. 

      Thesauri

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 2. 
    Words that are opposite in meaning are
    • A. 

      Antonyms

    • B. 

      Synonyms

    • C. 

      Thesauri

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 3. 
    1To explain something in detail is to
    • A. 

      Page format

    • B. 

      Form appositives

    • C. 

      Elaborate

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 4. 
    Jamal, a new student, had his picture taken for an ID.This sentence illustrates
    • A. 

      an elaboration

    • B. 

      An antonym

    • C. 

      An appositive

    • D. 

      A summary

  • 5. 
    The main ideas written from an original text is known as
    • A. 

      APA documentation

    • B. 

      Page formatting

    • C. 

      A paraphrase

    • D. 

      A summary

  • 6. 
    Writing in a style endorsed by the American Psychological Association is known as
    • A. 

      MLA documentation

    • B. 

      APA documentation

    • C. 

      Elaboration

    • D. 

      Paraphrasing

  • 7. 
    A restatement of original text with detail and explanation is known as
    • A. 

      A summary

    • B. 

      A thesaurus

    • C. 

      A paraphrase

    • D. 

      Page formatting

  • 8. 
    A thesaurus is a reference source that contains
    • A. 

      Summaries

    • B. 

      Paraphrasing

    • C. 

      APA documentation

    • D. 

      Synonyms

  • 9. 
    Page formatting consists of
    • A. 

      Margins

    • B. 

      Font size and style

    • C. 

      Running header

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 10. 
    London studied for the quiz, and he passed it with flying colors.This sentence illustrates the following comma rule:
    • A. 

      Commas are used to set off a speaker's exact words from the rest of the sentence

    • B. 

      A comma is used before a coordinating conjunction in a compound sentence

    • C. 

      A comma is used to set off an appositive from the rest of the sentence

    • D. 

      A comma is used to separate items in a series

  • 11. 
    Brittani said, "I can't read this signature.  I think it belongs to Terrance."This sentence illustrates the following comma rule:
    • A. 

      Commas are used to set off a speaker's exact words from the rest of the sentence

    • B. 

      A comma is used before a coordinating conjunction in a compound sentence

    • C. 

      A comma is used after a dependent clause when the clause begins a sentence

    • D. 

      A comma is used to separate items in a series

  • 12. 
    Johniqua had math, history, science, and business before lunch.This sentence illustrates the following comma rule:
    • A. 

      A comma is used to separate two or more adjectives modifying a noun

    • B. 

      A comma is used before a coordinating conjunction in a compound sentence

    • C. 

      A comma is used to separate items in a series

    • D. 

      Commas are used to set off a speaker's exact words from the rest of the sentence

  • 13. 
    Taurean, the tallest boy in class, reached the projector and turned it on.This sentence illustrates the following comma rule:
    • A. 

      Commas are used to set off a speaker's exact words from the rest of the sentence

    • B. 

      A comma is used to separate items in a series

    • C. 

      A comma is used before a coordinating conjunction in a compound sentence

    • D. 

      A comma is used to set off an appositive from the rest of the sentence

  • 14. 
    • A. 

      A comma is used to separate two or more adjectives modifying a noun

    • B. 

      A comma is used before a coordinating conjunction in a compound sentence

    • C. 

      A comma is used to set off an appositive from the rest of the sentence

    • D. 

      A comma is used after a dependent clause when the clause begins a sentence

  • 15. 
    When he was finished with his bell work, Antione started working on his paper.This sentence illustrates the following comma rule:
    • A. 

      A comma is used to separate two or more adjectives modifying a noun

    • B. 

      A comma is used after a dependent clause when the clause begins a sentence

    • C. 

      A comma is used to set off an appositive from the rest of the sentence

    • D. 

      A comma is used before a coordinating conjunction in a compound sentence