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Fifth Grade (Grade 5) Editing Questions

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Grade 5 Editing
Choose the correct way to fix the sentence below.

i wanted to go to the store but my parents wouldn't take me
  1. I wanted to go to the store, but my parents wouldn't take me.
  2. I wanted to go to the store but, my parents didn't take me
  3. I wanted to go to the store but my parents wouldn't take me
  4. i wanted to go to the store but my parents wouldn't take me
Grade 5 Editing
"We will never forget all the compassion shared by your family" a homeless man said to my father.

What change, if any, should be made in the sentence above?
  1. Remove the quotation marks before We
  2. Add a comma after family and before the quotation marks
  3. Add quotation marks after the period
  4. Make no change
Grade 5 Editing 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 Editing
My dog has flees. Choose the best way to correct the sentence below.
  1. My dog has fleas.
  2. My dog has fleece.
  3. My dog has flis.
  4. Make no change
Grade 5 Editing
With the doctors advice, the patient was able to cure his disease.

What change, if any, should be made in the sentence above?
  1. Change advice to advise
  2. Remove the comma after advice
  3. Change doctors to doctor's
  4. Make no change
Grade 5 Editing
The flu going around the school had no affect on me.

What change, if any, should be made in the above sentence?
  1. Change flu to flew
  2. Change around to round
  3. Change affect to effect
  4. Make no change
Grade 5 Editing
The evidence suggests that mankind is polluting the Earth.

What change, if any, should be made in the sentence above?
  1. Change evidence to evidance
  2. Add quotation marks before The and after Earth.
  3. Add a comma after mankind
  4. Make no change
Grade 5 Editing
Our scoutmaster, mr. Gillepsie, taught us how to make a fire using flint.

What change, if any, should be made?
  1. Change mr. to Mr.
  2. Remove the comma after Gillepsie
  3. Change Gillepsie to gillepsie
  4. Make no change
Grade 5 Editing CCSS: CCRA.L.2, L.5.2e
Choose the sentence with the correct spelling word(s).
  1. "America the Beautful" is a stirring hym.
  2. " America the Beautiful" is a stirring hymn.
  3. " America the Beautful" is a stirring hime.
Grade 5 Editing CCSS: CCRA.L.2, L.5.2e
Choose the sentence that has the correct spelling of the word(s).
  1. Our nation's flag is a baneer of stars and stripes.
  2. Our nation's flag is a banner of stars and stripes.
  3. our nations flag is a baner of stars and stripes
Grade 5 Editing

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Which choice represents the error in sentence 2?
  1. The word it's is used incorrectly.
  2. The word coast is spelled incorrectly.
  3. The words "it is" should be combined.
  4. Correct as is.
Grade 5 Editing

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Which choice fixes the error in sentence 1?
  1. Do you know that Washington DC wasn't always the capital of the United States?
  2. Did you know that Washington DC wasn't always the capitol of the United States?
  3. Did you know that Washington, D.C. wasn't always the capital of the United States?
  4. Correct as is.
Grade 5 Editing

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What is the best way to correct the error in sentence 1?
  1. Capitalize the beginning of the word de.
  2. Add a hyphen between second and largest.
  3. Remove the commas around "also known as Rio."
  4. Correct as is.
Grade 5 Editing

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What is the error in sentence 4?
  1. 120 should be written out.
  2. Statute is spelled incorrectly.
  3. Feet should be abbreviated.
  4. Correct as is.
Grade 5 Editing

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What is the best way to correct the error in sentence 5?

It is the second-largest statue of Christ in the World.
  1. Combine it and is.
  2. Make the word "world" all lowercase.
  3. Remove the hyphen between second and largest.
  4. Correct as is.
Grade 5 Editing

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What is the error in sentence 1?
  1. The word actres is misspelled.
  2. Zendaya should not be capitalized.
  3. There should be a comma before and.
  4. The sentence should be written in the past tense.
Grade 5 Editing

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What change, if any, should be made to sentence 4?
  1. Change capitol to capital.
  2. Remove the periods in DC.
  3. Remove the comma after 1800.
  4. Correct as is.
Grade 5 Editing

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Which choice fixes the error in sentence 3?
  1. In 1790 the capital was moved to Philly.
  2. In 1790 the capitol was moved to Philadelphia.
  3. In 1790, the capital was moved to Philadelphia.
  4. Correct as is.
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What change, if any, should be made to sentence 2?
  1. Make the word City lowercase.
  2. Remove the comma after 1788.
  3. Capitalize the word confederation.
  4. Correct as is.
Grade 5 Editing

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What is the error in sentence 5?
  1. KC should be written as K.C.
  2. KC Undercover should be one word.
  3. The word starred should be changed to acted.
  4. Correct as is.
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