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Common Core Standard L.5.2a Questions

Use punctuation to separate items in a series.*

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Grade 5 Commas CCSS: CCRA.L.2, L.5.2, L.5.2a
Which choice correctly places the following in a sentence?


Our pets
a hamster
a dog
a cat
  1. We have three pets that include a hamster, a dog, and a cat.
  2. We have three pets that include a hamster a dog and a cat.
  3. We have three pets that include, a hamster, a dog, and a cat.
  4. We have three pets that include a hamster a dog, and a cat.
Grade 5 Commas CCSS: CCRA.L.2, L.5.2, L.5.2a
Which choice correctly places the following in a sentence?

Grocery List
peas
milk
ice cream
bananas
  1. Please buy the following at the grocery store peas milk ice cream bananas.
  2. Please buy the following at the grocery store: peas milk ice cream bananas.
  3. Please buy the following at the grocery store: peas, milk, ice, cream, bananas.
  4. Please buy the following at the grocery store: peas, milk, ice cream, bananas.
Grade 5 Commas CCSS: CCRA.L.2, L.5.2, L.5.2a
Which choice correctly places the following in a sentence?


Pick up your clothes
Put them in the washer
Add the soap
  1. Please pick up your clothes, put them in the washer and finally add the soap.
  2. Please pick up your clothes, put them in the washer, and finally, add the soap.
  3. Please pick up, your clothes put them, in the washer and finally, add the soap.
  4. Please pick up your clothes put them in the washer and finally add the soap.
Grade 5 Commas CCSS: CCRA.L.2, L.5.2, L.5.2a
Which choice correctly places the following in a sentence?

American flag colors:
Red
White
Blue
  1. The colors of the American flag are red white, and blue.
  2. The colors of the American flag are red, white, and blue.
  3. The colors of the American flag are red white and blue
  4. The colors of the American flag are, red white and blue.
Grade 5 Commas CCSS: CCRA.L.2, L.5.2, L.5.2a
Which choice correctly places the following in a sentence?


Three bedrooms
Two bathrooms
  1. Our new house has three bedrooms, and two bathrooms.
  2. Our new house has three bedrooms and two bathrooms.
  3. Our new house has, three bedrooms and two bathrooms.
  4. Our new hours, has three bedrooms, and two bathrooms.
Grade 5 Grammar CCSS: CCRA.L.2, L.5.2, L.5.2a
Grade 5 Grammar CCSS: CCRA.L.2, L.5.2, L.5.2a
Which sentence is written correctly?
  1. This is the menu for the Christmas dinner: turkey, ham, mac and cheese, and greens.
  2. This is the menu for the Christmas dinner; turkey ham mac and cheese and greens.
  3. This is the menu for the Christmas dinner - turkey, ham, mac and cheese, and greens.
  4. This is the Menu for the christmas dinner: turkey, ham, mac and cheese and greens.
Grade 5 Grammar CCSS: CCRA.L.2, L.5.2, L.5.2a
Choose the sentence that is written correctly.
  1. We will be studying the following countries (United States, Mexico, and Costa Rica).
  2. We will be studying the following countries - United States, Mexico and Costa Rica.
  3. We Will be studying the following countries, "United States, Mexico, and Costa Rica."
  4. We will be studying the following countries: United States, Mexico, and Costa Rica.
Grade 5 Capitalization and Punctuation CCSS: CCRA.L.2, L.5.2, L.5.2a
Choose the sentence that is written correctly.
  1. Angela has three brothers, Mark, Adam, and Ryan.
  2. Angela has three brothers: Mark, Adam, and Ryan.
  3. Angela has three brothers Mark, Adam, and Ryan.
Grade 5 Capitalization and Punctuation CCSS: CCRA.L.2, L.5.2, L.5.2a
Choose the sentence that is written correctly.
  1. Ella's dress is red and white and blue and yellow.
  2. Ella's dress is red and white, blue, yellow.
  3. Ella's dress is red, white, blue, and yellow.

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