Punctuation Quiz: Parentheses And Brackets!

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Punctuation Quiz: Parentheses And Brackets! - Quiz

Below is a punctuation trivia quiz on 'Parentheses and Brackets'! Most people are confused when it comes to how to use the two in a sentence. In this quiz, you will be expected to show just how much you know about using them in a sentence. Do give it a shot and not only test yourself but also get to learn some new techniques.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What are brackets used for?
    • A. 

      To tell you who is talking in the quote.

    • B. 

      To add in information.

    • C. 

      To make you confused with parentheses.

  • 2. 
    My dog (who is very stupid) cannot do any tricks. This is an example of:
    • A. 

      Parentheses

    • B. 

      Brackets

    • C. 

      Neither

  • 3. 
    Which one is a bracket?
    • A. 

      ( )

    • B. 

      { }

    • C. 

      [ ]

  • 4. 
    Which sentence below uses parentheses properly?
    • A. 

      He is very stupid(but he is very cute!).

    • B. 

      The (though she's very scary) old lady gave us some cookie.

    • C. 

      The baby (who was only two) started to dance before our eyes.

  • 5. 
    Are brackets a type of parentheses?
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 6. 
    What are parentheses used for?
    • A. 

      To end a sentence.

    • B. 

      To insert in extra information.

    • C. 

      To descibe something.

  • 7. 
    How often should parentheses be used?
    • A. 

      As often as possible

    • B. 

      Only when necessary

    • C. 

      Whenever you want

    • D. 

      Never

  • 8. 
    Can parentheses be used in any kind of writing?
    • A. 

      Yes, of course

    • B. 

      No, not at all

  • 9. 
    Can brackets and parentheses be interchanged?
    • A. 

      Yes

    • B. 

      No

  • 10. 
    Is it absolutely necessary to use parentheses while writing something?
    • A. 

      Yes

    • B. 

      Not at all

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