Posted by: episystechpubs | November 14, 2012

Quiz Answers

Today’s tally of answers:

BABBB – 52

BAAAB – 52



1. (B) In 1868, General Ulysses S. Grant ran for president.

Explanation: Capitalize a person’s title when it precedes the name.

2. (A) As a general, Ulysses S. Grant fought for the Union in the Civil War.

Explanation: Capitalize a person’s title when it precedes the name. Do not capitalize when the title is acting as a description.

3. (B) Best regards, Battista

Explanation: Capitalize the first word only of a complimentary close.

4. (B) Raul filed a complaint with the Environmental Protection Agency. The Agency was quick to respond.

Explanation: You may capitalize words such as department, bureau, agency, and office if you have already named them specifically in a previous sentence.

5. (B) The summer is such a lazy time of year.

Explanation: Do not capitalize names of seasons.

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