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					1. As we discover in the final chapter, Maria realized that she has been misled by Leslie and decides to call
off the wedding. (Points : 1)

         Remove the comma after "chapter."

         Change "Maria realized" to" Maria realizes."

         Change "and decides" to and "decided."

         Change "to call off" to "to calling off."
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2. Neither Lisa nor her sister have made a decision yet. (Points : 1)

         Change "nor" to "or."

         Insert a comma after "Lisa."

         Change "decision" to "decisions."

         Change "have" to "has."
 0                1476093915        MultipleChoice   4

3. Walter Adams created all the cartoons for the school magazine. He has been interested in drawing since
he was six years old. (Points : 1)

         Walter Adams created all the cartoons for the school magazine; He has been interested in
drawing since he was six years old.

          Walter Adams, who has been interested in drawing since he was six years old, created all the
cartoons for the school magazine.

          Walter Adams has been interested in drawing since he was six years old, he created all the
cartoons for the school magazine.

          Walter Adams has been interested in drawing since he was six years old, but he created all the
cartoons for the school magazine.
 0                1476093916        MultipleChoice   27

4. Helen has now begun to recognize that she has not spent enough time with her closest friends over the
past few months and has swore to herself that she will not let this happen again. (Points : 1)

         Change "has now begun" to "has now began."

         Change "has not spent" to "has not spended."

         Change "has swore" to "has sworn."

         Make no changes.
 0                1476093917        MultipleChoice   2

5. There are, on the other hand many reasons to push this project forward. (Points : 1)

         There are, on the other hand many reasons,

         There is, on the other hand many reasons

         There are, on the other hand,

         There are on the other hand many reasons
 0                1476093918        MultipleChoice   38

6. Our professor suggests, that we bring the following to class: a calculator, a protractor, and a pencil.
(Points : 1)

          suggests, that we bring the following to class:

          suggests that we bring the following to class:

          suggests, that we bring the following, to class

          suggests that we bring the following to class
 0                 1476093919       MultipleChoice    40

7. In my statement, I did not mean to infer that I agreed with you. (Points : 1)

          Change to "infer" to "to imply."

          Change "to infer" to "to implicate."

          Change "to infer" to "to intimidate."

          Make no changes.
 0                 1476093920       MultipleChoice    17

8. Myra decided at the last minute to skip the party and to go to the movies instead. (Points : 1)

          Make no changes.

          "Myra did decided at the last minute to skip the party" and "to go the movies instead."

          "Myra decided at the last minute to skip the party" and "going to the movies instead."

          "Myra decides at the last minute to skip the party" and "went to the movies instead."
 0                 1476093921       MultipleChoice    21

9. Vince didn't get to sleep that night until well after 2 a.m. that's why he was so exhausted the next day.
(Points : 1)

          Insert a comma after 2 a.m.

          Change that's why to thats' why.

          Insert a semicolon after 2 a.m.

          Change he was so exhausted to he is so exhausted.
 0                 1476093922       MultipleChoice    28

10. It is too soon to tell what affect the new principal is going to have on our school. (Points : 1)

          Change too soon to to soon.

          Change what affect to what effect.

          Change new principal to new principle.

          Change our school to are school.
 0                 1476093923       MultipleChoice    6

11. One of the best things about reading short stories are that you can complete them in one sitting.
(Points : 1)

          Change "stories are" to "stories is."

          Change "stories are" to "storys is."
         Change "complete them in one sitting" to "complete it in one sitting."

         Change "complete them" to "finish them."
 0                1476093924      MultipleChoice    11

12. Melissa, who was one of the girls who played on the soccer team, which won the championship last
year, has decided to play volleyball instead. (Points : 1)

        Melissa, who was one of the girls who played on the soccer team, which won the state
championships, has decided to play volleyball instead.

          Melissa, who played on last year's championship-winning soccer team, has decided to play
volleyball instead.

          Melissa played on the soccer team. The team won the state championships but she has decided to
play volleyball instead.

         Melissa, who played on the soccer team, has decided to play volleyball instead. The team won the
state championship.
 0                1476093925      MultipleChoice    29

13. Because the weather was so cold we wore gloves every day. (Points : 1)

         Because, the weather was so cold we

         Because the weather was so cold, we

         Because the weather was so cold: we

         Because the weather was so cold; we
 0                1476093926      MultipleChoice    35

14. I was typing a memo when my boss requested a meeting. (Points : 1)

         I typed a memo when my boss requests a meeting.

         I was finishing to type a memo when my boss requested a meeting.

         I am typing a memo when my boss requested a meeting.

         Make no changes.
 0                1476093927      MultipleChoice    32

15. Two many cooks spoil the broth. (Points : 1)

         Two many cook

         To many cooks

         Too many cooks

         Two many cooks
 0                1476093928      MultipleChoice    37

16. You need to remember to take two things with you to the concert tonight, a flashlight and a raincoat.
(Points : 1)

         Replace the comma after "tonight" with a colon.

         Replace the comma "tonight" with a semicolon.

         Insert a comma after "flashlight."
         Replace the comma "tonight" with a period.
 0                1476093929       MultipleChoice   16

17. Known for his razor sharp wit, Mark Twain's books have entertained countless readers for more than a
century. (Points : 1)

         Remove the comma after sharp wit.

         Change the comma after sharp wit to a period.

         Change Mark Twain's books to Mark Twain has written books that.

         Change Mark Twain's books to the books of Mark Twain.
 0                1476093930       MultipleChoice   24

18. Patrick studied all night, that's why he got an A on the exam. (Points : 1)

         Remove the comma after "night."

         Change the comma to a semicolon.

         Change "exam" to "Exam."

         Change "an A" to "a A."
 0                1476093931       MultipleChoice   9

19. If I had known you were coming, I would of baked a cake. (Points : 1)

         Change "If I had known" to "If I knew."

         Remove the comma after were "coming."

         Change "would of baked" to "would have baked."

         End the sentence with a question mark.
 0                1476093932       MultipleChoice   1

20. The most important responsibilities in my job are taking orders over the phone, handling customer
complaints, and to make sure that orders are shipped on time. (Points : 1)

         Change "taking orders" to "to take orders."

         Change "handling customer complaints" to "handling customer complaint's."

         Change "to make sure" to "making sure."

         End the sentence with a question mark.
 0                1476093933       MultipleChoice   10

21. It is important to take your time, otherwise you will make careless mistakes. (Points : 1)

         Remove the comma after "time"

         Replace the comma after "time" with a semi colon.

         Replace the comma after "time" with a semicolon and add a comma after "otherwise."

         Make no changes.
 0                1476093934       MultipleChoice   14

22. Many students mistakenly believe that anything that appears in print must be a fact. Especially in
textbooks. (Points : 1)
         Many students mistakenly believe that anything that appears in print must be a fact. Especially in
textbooks.

         Many students mistaken believe that anything that appears in print must be a fact. Especially in
textbooks.

         Many students mistakenly believe that anything that appears in print, especially in textbooks,
must be a fact.

         Many students mistakenly believes that anything that appears in print, especially in textbooks,
must be a fact.
 0                1476093935        MultipleChoice     25

23. Most people these days have the recognition that it is important to express ideas as concisely as
possible. (Points : 1)

         have the recognition that it is important

         recognize the importance

         have the recognition of how important it is

         recognize the importance of being able
 0                1476093936        MultipleChoice     34

24. Our school needs a heating system. One that is more fuel-efficient than the current system. (Points :
1)

         Make no changes.

         system. The kind that is more fuel-efficient than the current system.

         system that is more fuel-efficient than the current system.

         system. So that it is more fuel-efficient.
 0                1476093937        MultipleChoice     31

25. February is my least favorite Month. (Points : 1)

         Change "least favorite" to "less favorite."

         Change "February" to "february."

         Change "is" to "be."

         Change "Month" to "month."
 0                1476093938        MultipleChoice     18

26. Her and Peter will attend the meeting this afternoon. (Points : 1)

         Change "Her" to "Herself."

         Change "Her and Peter" to "Peter and her."

         Change "Her" to "She."

         Make no changes.
 0                1476093939        MultipleChoice     13

27. Michael is knowledgeable about the changeable nature of the universe. (Points : 1)

         make no changes
           knowledgible about the changible

           knowledgible about the changable

           knowledgible about the changeable
 0                  1476093940       MultipleChoice    39

28. The package, along with all of its contents, were found last night. (Points : 1)

           Remove the comma after "package."

           Change "its contents" to "its' contents."

           Remove the comma after "contents."

           Change "were found" to "was found."
 0                  1476093941       MultipleChoice    19

29. Because she practiced her presentation so diligently, Jamie was not the least bit nervous when she
stepped onto the stage. (Points : 1)

           Because she had practiced her presentation so diligently, Jamie

           Because she had practiced her presentation, so diligent, Jamie

           Because she had practiced her presentation so diligently Jamie

           Because she had practiced her presentation so diligent, Jamie
 0                  1476093942       MultipleChoice    33

30. Shirley has went to the library and won't be home until later this afternoon. (Points : 1)

           Shirley has gone to the library, she won't be home until later this afternoon.

           Shirley has gone to the library, and won't be home until later this afternoon.

           Shirley has went to the library and will not be home until later this afternoon.

           Shirley has gone to the library and won't be home until later this afternoon.
 0                  1476093943       MultipleChoice    23

31. The package arrived yesterday. The package is from our Japan office. It contains the documents we
need. (Points : 1)

           The package arrived yesterday, the package is from our Japan office. It contains the documents
we need.

           The package arrived yesterday. From our Japan office it contains the documents we need.

           The package from our Japan office arrived yesterday. Containing the documents we need.

           The package containing the documents we need arrived yesterday from the Japan office.
 0                  1476093944       MultipleChoice    26

32. The main character in John Updike's latest book that was published this past summer is a teenager
who lives in New Jersey. (Points : 1)

           book, that was published this past summer, is a teenager who lives

           book, which was published this past summer, is a teenager who, lives

           book, which was published this past summer, is a teenager who lives
         book, that was published this past summer, is a teenager who, lives
 0                1476093945       MultipleChoice   36

33. Apart from financial need, there is only one requirement for the scholarship, a 3.8 GPA or above.
(Points : 1)

         Apart from financial need, there is only one requirement for the scholarship, a 3.8 GPA or above.

         Apart from financial need, there is only one requirement for the scholarship; a 3.8 GPA or above.

         Apart from financial need, there is only one requirement for the scholarship: a 3.8 GPA or above.

         Apart from financial need, there is only one requirement for the scholarship a 3.8 GPA.
 0                1476093946       MultipleChoice   30

34. The team member that shows the most improvement will win a special trophy. (Points : 1)

         Insert commas after "that" and "shows."

         Change "that" to "who."

         Change "trophy" to "Trophy."

         Insert a colon after "goals."
 0                1476093947       MultipleChoice   7

35. The last time I saw our new principal, Gwen Adams she was on her way to the library. (Points : 1)

         Change "I saw" to "I seen."

         Change "principal" to "principle."

         Remove the comma after "principal."

         Insert a comma after "Adams."
 0                1476093948       MultipleChoice   12

36. Because it rained all morning our soccer game has been postponed. (Points : 1)

         Insert a colon after "morning."

         Insert a period after "morning."

         Insert a comma after "morning.'

         Insert a comma after "Because."
 0                1476093949       MultipleChoice   20

37. Lucia works for a lawyer who depends on her for everything. Answering phones, planning business
trips, proofreading documents, and scheduling appointments. (Points : 1)

         Lucia works for a lawyer who depends on her for everything; answering phones, planning
business trips, proofreading documents, and scheduling appointments.

         Lucia works for a lawyer who depends on her for everything: answering phones, planning
business trips, proofreading documents, and scheduling appointments.

         Lucia works for a lawyer who depends on her for everything. That is, answering phones, planning
business trips, proofreading documents, and scheduling appointments.

         Lucia works for a lawyer who depends on her for everything: however, answering phones,
planning business trips, proofreading documents, and scheduling appointments.
 0                1476093950       MultipleChoice   22

38. Louis likes to walk slowly on his way home because he get a chance to talk to people he has known for
years. (Points : 1)

         Change "Louis likes" to "Louis like."

         Change "walk slowly" to "walk slow."

         Change "he get" to "he gets."

         Change "has known" to "have known."
 0                1476093951       MultipleChoice   15

39. While dialing your number, my car went out of control and almost hit a tree. (Points : 1)

         Remove the comma after "number."

         Insert a comma after "While."

         Change "While dialing your number" to "While I was dialing your number."

         Insert a comma after "control."
 0                1476093952       MultipleChoice   8

40. "Once we get inside" David said, "you can take your boots off." (Points : 1)

         Change the comma after "said: to a period.

         Insert a comma after "inside."

         Remove the comma after "said."

         Insert a semicolon after "inside."

				
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