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Common Core Standard L.7.1 Questions

Demonstrate command of the conventions of standard English grammar and usage when writing or speaking.

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Grade 7 Sentence Structure CCSS: CCRA.L.1, L.7.1, L.7.1a
Grade 7 Sentence Structure CCSS: CCRA.L.1, L.7.1, L.7.1a
Grade 7 Sentence Structure CCSS: CCRA.L.1, L.7.1, L.7.1a
The complete subject of a sentence is:
  1. the noun or nouns before the verb
  2. all the words before the verb
  3. the verb
  4. all the words after the verb
Grade 7 Adverbs CCSS: CCRA.L.1, L.7.1, L.7.1a
Grade 7 Sentence Structure CCSS: CCRA.L.1, L.7.1, L.7.1a
Choose the adverb clause in the sentence.

Sasha went to the mall after she finished her homework.
  1. Sasha went to the mall
  2. after she finished her homework
  3. went to the mall
  4. finished her homework
Grade 7 Sentence Structure CCSS: CCRA.L.1, CCRA.L.3, L.7.1, L.7.3
The two independent clauses in a compound sentence are connected by...
  1. a transition word
  2. a verb
  3. a conjunction
  4. a common denominator
Grade 7 Sentence Structure CCSS: CCRA.L.1, CCRA.L.3, L.7.1, L.7.1b, L.7.3
Why should you use compound sentences?
  1. to connect ideas
  2. to add detail
  3. to contrast information
  4. all of the above
Grade 7 Grammar CCSS: CCRA.L.1, L.7.1, L.7.1a
Which choice represents a complete subject?
  1. The dog and cat
  2. walked together all day
  3. dog and cat
  4. walked
Grade 7 Grammar CCSS: CCRA.L.1, L.7.1, L.7.1a
What is the compound subject in this sentence?

My teacher and my parents talked about my behavior in school.
  1. My teacher and me
  2. talked
  3. talked about my behavior
  4. My teacher and my parents
Grade 7 Sentence Structure CCSS: CCRA.L.1, L.7.1, L.7.1a
Grade 7 Sentence Structure CCSS: CCRA.L.1, L.7.1, L.7.1a
Grade 7 Sentence Structure CCSS: CCRA.L.1, L.7.1, L.7.1a
What is a compound predicate?
  1. two or more verbs in a sentence
  2. one noun or pronoun in a sentence
  3. a noun and a verb in a sentence
  4. there is no such thing
Grade 7 Sentence Structure CCSS: CCRA.L.1, L.7.1, L.7.1c
Which sentence contains a dangling modifier?
  1. Amazingly, the man in the cast rode the bicycle around the block.
  2. Bozo the Clown wears baggy pants.
  3. Having finished the homework assignment, Geraldo turned on the TV.
  4. The man walks slowly down to the saloon with the cowboy boots.
Grade 7 Sentence Structure CCSS: CCRA.L.1, L.7.1, L.7.1a
Which part of the sentence is an infinitive phrase?
Emily seemed content to read for long hours.
  1. to read for long hours
  2. seemed content
  3. Emily seemed
  4. long hours
Grade 7 Grammar CCSS: CCRA.L.1, L.7.1, L.7.1c
David is the strongest man alive. He can pull a car with his teeth.

Read the sentences above. Which group of words combines these sentences with an appositive phrase?
  1. David the strongest man alive can pull a car with his teeth.
  2. David, the strongest man alive, can pull a car with his teeth.
  3. David, can pull a car with his teeth, is the strongest man alive.
  4. David can pull a car with his teeth, the strongest man alive.
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