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  • Question 1
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    Q.

    You will need to have the following items for the trip tent, lantern, matches, and a compass.

    answer choices

    after the word items

    after the word trip

  • Question 2
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    Our class studied the works of the following painters Degas, Manet, Monet, Sisley, and Gauguin.

    answer choices

    after the word studied

    after the word painters

  • Question 3
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    Q.

    The theater company announced the opening of these plays King Lear, Death of a Saleman, and Camelot.

    answer choices

    after the word plays

    after the word announced

    after the word opening

  • Question 4
    30 seconds
    Q.

    After a sleepless night, the senator made her decision she would not seek re-election.

    answer choices

    after the word decision

    after the word seek

  • Question 5
    30 seconds
    Q.

    Music is more than a mechanical arrangement of sounds it is an expression of deep feelings and ethical values.

    answer choices

    after the word arrangement

    after the word sounds

  • Question 6
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    Q.

    Colons are used after the salutation of a business letter.

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    true

    false

  • Question 7
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    Colons are used as part of a title, separating the main title from a sub-title.

    answer choices

    false

    true

  • Question 8
    30 seconds
    Q.

    There are three historical sources of belief reason or intellect, custom or habit, and inspiration.

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    after the word belief

    after the word sources

  • Question 9
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    Q.

    One rule for using colons is after an independent clause that precedes a list.

    answer choices

    false

    true

  • Question 10
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    One rule for using colons is to separate an explanation, rule, or example from a preceding independent clause.

    answer choices

    true

    false

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