Quiz: Are You Smart Enough To Get 10/15 On This Proper Punctuation Quiz

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If you're a writer, you should definitely check to see if you can pass this fun yet challenging punctuation quiz!

 Nov 22, 2017
1 of 15Pick one!
Choose the sentence with the correct punctuation.
Jim loves spicy food so I asked for a bottle of hot sauce at brunch.
Jim loves spicy food, so I asked for a bottle of hot sauce at brunch.
Jim loves spicy food so I asked for; a bottle of hot sauce at brunch.
2 of 15Pick one!
Choose the sentence with the correct punctuation.
She wanted her room painted in three colors: purple, white, and gray.
She wanted her room painted in three colors; purple, white, and gray.
She wanted her room painted in three colors, purple, white, and gray.
3 of 15Pick one!
Choose the sentence with the correct punctuation.
I ordered this three weeks ago, therefore; I expected it to arrive by: now.
I ordered this three weeks ago; therefore I expected it to arrive, by now.
I ordered this three weeks ago; therefore, I expected it to arrive by now.
4 of 15Pick one!
Choose the sentence with the correct punctuation.
You asked for a vanilla latte; he gave you a caramel one.
You asked for a vanilla latte, he gave you a caramel one.
You asked for a vanilla latte he gave you a caramel one.
5 of 15Pick one!
Choose the sentence with the correct punctuation!
Wherever we go we have a fun time and make lots of memories.
Wherever we go, we have a fun time and make lots of memories.
Wherever we go, we have a fun time, and make lots of memories.
6 of 15Pick one!
Choose the sentence with the correct punctuation.
Britney Spears sang: Hit me baby one more time
Britney Spears sang "Hit me, baby one more time."
Britney Spears sang, "Hit me, baby, one more time."
7 of 15Pick one!
Choose the sentence with the correct punctuation.
I don't like running because I hate exercise.
I don't like running; because I hate exercise.
I don't like running, because I hate exercise.
8 of 15Pick one!
Choose the sentence with the correct punctuation!
I traveled to a few countries this summer, Italy Croatia and France.
I traveled to a few countries this summer: Italy, Croatia, and France.
I traveled to a few countries this summer; Italy, Croatia, and France.
9 of 15Pick one!
Choose the sentence with the correct punctuation!
"Yes," Jim said: "I'll pick us up, a new puppy on the way home."
"Yes," Jim said "I'll pick us up a new puppy on the way home."
"Yes," Jim said, "I'll pick us up a new puppy on the way home."
10 of 15Pick one!
Choose the sentence with the correct punctuation.
The following are the primary colors, red, blue, and yellow.
The following are the primary colors red, blue, and yellow.
The following are the primary colors: red, blue, and yellow.
11 of 15Identify the missing punctuation:
I adore puppies __ but I am allergic to them.
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,
!
12 of 15Identify the missing punctuation:
I was supposed to go on vacation with my boyfriend __ however, I broke up with him last week.
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/
;
13 of 15Identify the missing punctuation:
He said __"I need to get Olivia a better Christmas present this year."
,
;
--
14 of 15Pick one!
Choose the sentence with the correct punctuation.
In baseball, a show boat is a man who shows off.
In baseball, a "show boat" is a man who shows off.
In baseball: a "show boat," is a man who shows off.
15 of 15Pick one!
Choose the sentence with the correct punctuation.
I hope that, someday, he will perfect the art of good gift-giving.
I hope that someday he will perfect the art of good gift-giving.
I hope that someday, he will perfect; the art of good gift-giving.
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