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Ninth Grade (Grade 9) Sentence Structure Questions

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Grade 9 Fragments and Run-ons
Which of the following is a run-on sentence?
  1. You can use soap to clean the kitchen counter, but bleach is better.
  2. Hamburgers should be eaten well-done, because cooking kills bacteria.
  3. It's important to store food properly and to keep preparation areas clean.
  4. Bacteria in food can cause illness you should take care to store food properly.
Grade 9 Types of Sentences
A sentence with two or more independent, or main, clauses with two ideas of equal importance is called a
  1. complex sentence.
  2. compound sentence.
  3. coordinating conjunction.
  4. correlative conjunction.
Grade 9 Phrases and Clauses
Which of the following is a dependent clause?
  1. If the weather is still nice
  2. That's the most spectacular view of all
  3. You'll want to take pictures
  4. You will reach the city of Asheville later
Grade 9 Fragments and Run-ons
Which sentence is not a complete thought?
  1. Beautiful shoes on my feet.
  2. Shoes protect your feet from sharp objects.
Grade 9 Types of Sentences
Grade 9 Sentence Structure
Which of the following answer choices correctly places a line between the complete subject and the complete predicate in the sentence below?

Jennifer's older sister celebrated her birthday on Saturday night.
  1. Jennifer's older sister / celebrated her birthday on Saturday night.
  2. Jennifer's older sister celebrated her birthday / on Saturday night.
  3. Jennifer's / older sister celebrated her birthday on Saturday night.
  4. Jennifer's older sister celebrated / her birthday on Saturday night.
Grade 9 Types of Sentences
Grade 9 Sentence Structure
Which of the following answer choices correctly places a line between the complete subject and the complete predicate in the sentence below?

The green alien flew to Mars in a spaceship.
  1. The green alien / flew to Mars in a spaceship.
  2. The green alien flew / to Mars in a spaceship.
  3. The green alien flew to Mars / in a spaceship.
  4. The green / alien flew to Mars in a spaceship.
Grade 9 Sentence Structure
Grade 9 Sentence Structure
Identify the simple subject and the simple predicate in the sentence below.

Who called the house during dinner?
  1. subject: house / predicate: called
  2. This is an interrogative sentence. The subject is the implied you. / predicate: called.
  3. subject: who / predicate: called
  4. subject: who / predicate: during
Grade 9 Phrases and Clauses
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