Sentence Round Up

Pretest

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1. Which of the sentence choices is a correctly written complete sentence?
A. The young cowgirl and the tall cowboy that live on the ranch.
B. The cowboy rode to town and bought supplies.
C. The cowboy and cowgirl rode to town, and the crippled horse stayed at the barn while the music played.
D. Before the cowgirl and cowboy returned from town and unloaded the supplies.

2. Which of the following is necessary to have a complete sentence?
A. A subject and a predicate
B. A noun
C. A capital letter at the beginning of the sentence and a period at the end.
D. All of the above choices are needed to have a complete sentence.

3. What is a noun?
A. A person, place, or thing.
B. It describes the person, place, or thing.
C. It tells what the subject is or does.
D. It tells how something is done.

4. What is a verb?
A. A person, place, or thing.
B. It describes the person, place, or thing.
C. It tells what the subject is or does.
D. It tells how something is done.

5. Which of the following is an adverb?
A. Sadly
B. Saddle
C. Brown
D. Ran

6. Which of the following is an adjective?
A. Happily
B. Tall
C. Saddle
D. Rode

7. Which sentence is written correctly?
A. Cowboy Joe knows how to write a sentence with a period at the end
B. The nearby rustic town that was deserted.
C. The huge crowd of excited people at the ranch.
D. Cowboy Joe visited the nearby town.

8. Which of the following is an incomplete sentence?
A. The grand arena where the rodeo was held was beautiful.
B. The rodeo was held in the arena.
C. The huge gathering at the rodeo that was held in the arena.
D. We were at the rodeo.

9. Which of the following sentences has a compound subject?
A. The cowgirl and the cowboy danced to the fiddle music.
B. The cowgirl danced and sang to the fiddle music.
C. The cowboy danced.
D. The fiddle music was playing as the two danced.

10. Which is not necessary to form a complete sentence?
A. A noun
B. A verb
C. An adverb
D. A subject or a predicate

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