Active vs. Passive Voice Quiz


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Which sentence is written in passive voice?

A. Egyptian pharaohs were honored by their people.
B. Ancient Egyptians depended almost completely on the Nile River.
C. Plants for food and other uses grew along the Nile’s banks.
D. Egyptian people brought gifts by boat up the Nile to the pharaoh.


Which sentence is written in passive voice?

A. It was our tenth win of the season.
B. The scoreboard flashed the final numbers.
C. The game was won in the last thirty seconds.
D. The forward slam-dunked the ball in a brillian last-minute play.


This room hasn’t been painted.

A. This sentence is “Active.”
B. This sentence is “Passive.”


Are the students going to take the test on Friday?

A. This sentence is “Active.”
B. This sentence is “Passive.”


I am ___________________ in everything you say.

A. Interested
B. Interesting
C. Interest


Were the questions completed?

A. This sentence is “Active.”
B. This sentence is “Passive.”


I was insulted by your question.

A. This sentence is “Active.”
B. This sentence is “Passive.”


Which sentence is written in active voice?

A. Four trains to New York were listed on the schedule.
B. The short walk to the station was covered in a few seconds at her hurried pace.
C. The beautiful girl was dropped at the corner by the mysterious taxi.
D. Did anyone meet her at the station?


Which sentence is written in active voice?

A. No photographs can be taken inside the museum.
B. All tourists must carry a passport.
C. Shoes must be worn at all times.
D. Only one small bag may be carried onto the airplane.


The subject doesn’t need to be included when using active voice.

A. True
B. False


You can’t smoke cigarettes here.

A. This sentence is “Active.”
B. This sentence is “Passive.”


The explanation wasn’t understood by most of the students.

A. This sentence is “Active.”
B. This sentence is “Passive.”


It would have been fixed on the weekend.

A. Passive
B. Active


Which fruit comes from a cactus plant?

A. Pomegranate
B. Kiwi
C. Dragon fruit
D. Coco de mer


This room hasn’t been painted.

A. This sentence is “Active.”
B. This sentence is “Passive.”


Which sentence demonstrates passive voice?

A. Two boys were seen near the gym yesterday.
B. The telephone has rung ten times already.
C. Brittany’s bracelet has 16 silver charms.
D. Lisa’s red sweater was lying on the couch.


Are you doing your homework?

A. This sentence is “Active.”
B. This sentence is “Passive.”


The newspapers are delivered before 5:00 a.m. every morning.

A. This sentence is “Active.”
B. This sentence is “Passive.”


Every tense can be used in the passive voice.

A. True
B. False


ANSWER FOR BONUS POINTS:Which of the following is NOT a berry?

A. Pineapple
B. Strawberry
C. Banana
D. Cranberry


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