Apostrophe Quizzes & Trivia

They’re one of the most commonly used marks in all of punctuation and grammar, but you’d be surprised by how few people actually know the proper way to use them. Do you know apostrophes as well as you should?...

Questions: 10  |  Attempts: 2032   |  Last updated: Sep 27, 2018
  • Sample Question
    Choose the sentence that uses apostrophes correctly.

This is a multiple choice quiz on apostrophes. Click on the best answer.

Questions: 7  |  Attempts: 641   |  Last updated: Oct 5, 2017
  • Sample Question
    The ___________ sunroof is broken.

Check your knowledge of apostrophes! Essential for success in the writing sections of GCSE English. A quiz made by Ms Usher for students at GHS. 

Questions: 12  |  Attempts: 317   |  Last updated: Dec 14, 2012
  • Sample Question
    Correct or incorrect? The cats enjoyed their dinner. 

This quiz tests the ability to use apostrophes and ellipsis' correctly.

Questions: 10  |  Attempts: 289   |  Last updated: Feb 12, 2013
  • Sample Question
    Keep the wing's / wings in line with the barrier.

To test your knowledge on the use of apostrophes, take this short quiz.

Questions: 3  |  Attempts: 216   |  Last updated: Jul 30, 2011
  • Sample Question
    "I'm so sick." In this case the apostrophe is used as:

Apostrophe Questions & Answers

Which one of the following sentences has used apostrophes correctly?
It s time to buy new books for our semester two classes.Use an apostrophe in Its because it is a contracion of it is. Do not use apostrphes for books or classes because both words are plural, not possessive.
Can you choose the sentence that uses apostrophes correctly?
Since the school s homework club started, Leslie s and Tim s marks have both improved.Use an apostrophe in schools because it is a possessive form of the word school. Use apostrophes for BOTH Leslies and Tims because Leslie and Tim do not share mark
What should you do if you wanted to show possession of a plural noun?
When possession is being shown. After the noun of which is possessing something. After the noun with an s. Add an after the S. Add an S after the S at the end of the noun.
Which sentence has uses apostrophes correctly?
Canada s men s hockey team wins gold medals almost every year.Use an apostrophe in Canadas because it is possessive. Use an apostrophe in mens because it is the possessive of a plural noun that does not end in s. Do not use an apostrophe in wins be