Commas and Periods Quiz

1. For each question, choose the correct answer.

 A) He hosted a cowboy-themed party, it was held in the red barn.
 B) He hosted a cowboy-themed party. It was held in the red barn.

2. 

 A) I’m voting for A.J. Jefferson. Because of his position on affordable housing.
 B) I’m voting for A.J. Jefferson because of his position on affordable housing.
 C) I’m voting for A.J. Jefferson, because of his position on affordable housing.

3. 

 A) If you are interested in working for our company, send us your résumé.
 B) If you are interested in working, for our company, send us your résumé.
 C) If you are interested in working, for our company send us your résumé.
 D) If you are interested in working for our company. Send us your résumé.

4. 

 A) My oldest cousin who lives in Detroit used to be a policeman.
 B) My oldest cousin, who lives in Detroit used to be a policeman.
 C) My oldest cousin, who lives in Detroit, used to be a policeman.

5. 

 A) Jonathan Green, M.D., will be the keynote speaker at the conference.
 B) Jonathan Green, M.D. will be the keynote speaker at the conference.
 C) Jonathan Green M.D. will be the keynote speaker at the conference.

6. 

 A) The keynote speaker at the conference will be Jonathan Green, M.D.
 B) The keynote speaker at the conference will be Jonathan Green, M.D..
 C) The keynote speaker at the conference will be Jonathan Green M.D..

7. 

 A) Well do you think, we’ll see the sun today?
 B) Well, do you think we’ll see the sun today?
 C) Well, do you think, we’ll see the sun today?
 D) Well, do you think we’ll see the sun? Today?

8. 

 A) Frank visited the travel agent. But still did not book his trip.
 B) Frank visited the travel agent, but, still did not book his trip.
 C) Frank visited the travel agent but still did not book his trip.

9. 

 A) I want to go now, let’s not go later.
 B) I want to go now let’s not go later.
 C) I want to go now. Let’s not go later.

10. 

 A) I really enjoyed the show, the acting was superb.
 B) I really enjoyed the show. The acting was superb.
 C) I really, enjoyed the show, the acting was superb.


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