'Punctuation' Quiz

This is a beginner-level quiz containing 13 multichoice questions from our 'spelling and punctuation' quiz category. Simply answer all questions and press the 'Grade Me' button to see your score. This exercise is also available as a printable worksheet.

Punctuation

Exercise Instructions: Choose the correct answer.

Q1 - ;
Q2 - :
Q3 - ! - American English
Q4 - .
Q5 - .
Q6 - &
Q7 - ?
Q8 - Which are the curly brackets?
Q9 - [ ]
Q10 - ,
Q11 - /
Q12 - He's coming.
Q13 - !- British English

Printable Worksheet

Instructions: Choose the correct answer.

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Q1 - ;
 
Colon
 
Semi-colon
Q2 - :
 
Colon
 
Semi-colon
Q3 - ! - American English
 
Exclamation point
 
Exclamation mark
Q4 - .
 
In British English, this is called a period.
 
In American English, this is called a period.
Q5 - .
 
In British English, this is called a full stop.
 
In American English, this is called a full stop.
Q6 - &
 
And
 
Ampersand
Q7 - ?
 
Interrogation point
 
Interrogation mark
 
Question mark
 
Question point
Q8 - Which are the curly brackets?
 
( )
 
{ }
Q9 - [ ]
 
Straight brackets
 
Square brackets
Q10 - ,
 
coma
 
comma
Q11 - /
 
Dash
 
Slash
Q12 - He's coming.
 
' = apostrophe
 
' = inverted comma
Q13 - !- British English
 
Exclamation point
 
Exclamation mark

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