'American & British Spelling' Quiz

This is a beginner-level quiz containing 12 multichoice and true/false 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.

American & British Spelling

Exercise Instructions: Choose the correct answer.

Q1 - Color
Q2 - Grey
Q3 - Theater
Q4 - Centre
Q5 - Colour
Q6 - Gray
Q7 - Traveler
Q8 - Theatre
Q9 - Center
Q10 - Travelling
Q11 - 'Program' is used in both American and British English when talking about computer software.
Q12 - 'Programme' is used in both American and British English when talking about television.

Printable Worksheet

Instructions: Choose the correct answer.

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Q1 - Color
 
American spelling
 
British spelling
Q2 - Grey
 
American spelling
 
British spelling
Q3 - Theater
 
American spelling
 
British spelling
Q4 - Centre
 
American spelling
 
British spelling
Q5 - Colour
 
American spelling
 
British spelling
Q6 - Gray
 
American spelling
 
British spelling
Q7 - Traveler
 
American spelling
 
British spelling
Q8 - Theatre
 
American spelling
 
British spelling
Q9 - Center
 
American spelling
 
British spelling
Q10 - Travelling
 
American spelling
 
British spelling
Q11 - 'Program' is used in both American and British English when talking about computer software.
 
True
 
False
Q12 - 'Programme' is used in both American and British English when talking about television.
 
True
 
False

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