Commas and Compound Sentences
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  • Question 1
    30 seconds
    Q. Which sentence reads more clearly?
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    "I went to the movies with Shirley and Rob went home."
    "I went to the movies with Shirley, and Rob went home."
  • Question 2
    30 seconds
    Q. Which compound sentence is correct?
    answer choices
    I was tired from school,I had to go to class anyways.
    Everyone was busy, so I went to bowling alone.
    I went to the store, I got chips.
    The storm brought heavy rain but, a tornado did the most damage
  • Question 3
    30 seconds
    Q. Is this sentence correct or incorrect?
    My sister ate my sandwich, so I kicked her.
    answer choices
    Correct
    Incorrect
  • Question 4
    30 seconds
    Q. Which sentence is the correct compound sentence?
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    Mary swam in the pool, but she didn't have any of her friends with her to swim with.
    Jennifer ate her lunch and, went to the ice cream store.
    Brooke had her party but, none of her friends could sleepover.
    Sarah and Julie had a picnic and then rode bikes
  • Question 5
    30 seconds
    Q. Harold is an excellent singer and he can dance all of the latest dance moves.
    answer choices
    Insert comma after the word "singer"
    Insert comma after the word "and"
    No comma needed
  • Question 6
    30 seconds
    Q. I want Harold to show me how to dance but I’m afraid to ask him.
    answer choices
    Insert comma before the conjunction
    Insert comma after the conjunction
    No comma needed
  • Question 7
    30 seconds
    Q. Harold is going to the prom with Kendra or Olivia.
    answer choices
    Insert comma after the word prom
    Insert comma before the conjunction
    Insert comma after the conjunction
    No comma needed
  • Question 8
    300 seconds
    Q. Which sentence uses commas correctly?
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    Jim is very bold and smart but he doesn't always say nice things to people. 
    Jim is very bold and smart, but he doesn't always say nice things to people. 
    Jim, is very bold and smart but he doesn't always say nice things to people. 
    Jim is very bold, and smart, but he doesn't always say nice things to people. 
  • Question 9
    30 seconds
    Q. Where would a comma be inserted into this sentence?
    "I have many questions and answers are being researched."
    answer choices
    After the word "questions"
    Before the word "being"
    There is no way to make this a correct sentence
  • Question 10
    30 seconds
    Q. Is a comma used in the following sentence?
    "The coin was tossed and the game had begun."
    answer choices
    Yes, absolutely
    No, absolutely not
    The comma is optional, and would be inserted both before and after the word "and"
    The comma is optional, and would be inserted before the word "and"
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