How Well Do You Know The Capitalization Rules in English?

Are you familiar with how capitalization rules work in the English language? Are you ready to put your knowledge to the test? Take these 12 questions and find out how familiar you are with capitalization.
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Question 1/12

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Which name is written correctly?
George w. Bush
george W. Bush
George W. Bush
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Question 2/12

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Which is written correctly?
albany, New York
Albany, new York
Albany, New York
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Question 3/12

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Which sentence is written correctly?
The Baseball Hall of Fame is in Cooperstown, NY.
The baseball hall of fame is in Cooperstown, NY.
The baseball Hall of Fame is in Cooperstown, NY.
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Question 4/12

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Which address is written correctly?
1466 west fifth street.
1466 West fifth street.
1466 West Fifth Street
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Question 5/12

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Which sentence is written correctly?
Neil Armstrong was the first person to walk on the Moon on July 20, 1969.
Neil armstrong was the first person to walk on the moon on July 20, 1969.
Neil Armstrong was the first person to walk on the moon on July 20, 1969.
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Which of the following names is written correctly?
Booker t. Washington
Booker T. Washington
Booker T. washington
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Question 7/12

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Which is written correctly?
United States of America
United States Of America
United states of America
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Question 8/12

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Which sentence is written correctly?
Patricia Polacco is the author of chicken Sunday.
Patricia Polacco is the Author of Chicken Sunday.
Patricia Polacco is the author of Chicken Sunday.
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Which word should be capitalized? I live in Kentwood, louisiana.
Louisiana
Live
I
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Question 10/12

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Is this sentence correct or incorrect? "Terry, what time do you have english?"
Correct
Incorrect
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Question 11/12

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Choose the correct sentence:
How old will Casey and Lacey be on their next Birthday?
How old will casey and lacey be on their next birthday?
How old will Casey and Lacey be on their next birthday.
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Question 12/12

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Choose the correct sentence:
The delta plane is going to Dallas
The Delta plane is going to Dallas.
The Delta plane is going to dallas.
Result
Based on the results of this quiz, you are capitalization confused! While you may know a few of the basic capitalization rules in English, you’ve got a little work to do before you can consider yourself a true capitalization master.

C+, Capitalization Confused

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Based on the results of this quiz, you are truly capitalization cunning. While capitalization might not seem like the most strenuous of subjects, many find this aspect of grammar downright confusing. Luckily, you’ve got a strong understanding of capitalization rules!

B+, Capitalization Cunning

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When it comes to capitalization in the English language, you know your stuff. In fact, we’d go so far as to call you capitalization royalty. Not only do you know this aspect of grammar like the back of your hand, but we know it’s just the tip of the iceberg when it comes to your knowledge!

A+, Capitalization Royalty

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1
Which name is written correctly?
George w. Bush
george W. Bush
George W. Bush
2
Which is written correctly?
albany, New York
Albany, new York
Albany, New York
3
Which sentence is written correctly?
The Baseball Hall of Fame is in Cooperstown, NY.
The baseball hall of fame is in Cooperstown, NY.
The baseball Hall of Fame is in Cooperstown, NY.
4
Which address is written correctly?
1466 west fifth street.
1466 West fifth street.
1466 West Fifth Street
5
Which sentence is written correctly?
Neil Armstrong was the first person to walk on the Moon on July 20, 1969.
Neil armstrong was the first person to walk on the moon on July 20, 1969.
Neil Armstrong was the first person to walk on the moon on July 20, 1969.
6
Which of the following names is written correctly?
Booker t. Washington
Booker T. Washington
Booker T. washington
7
Which is written correctly?
United States of America
United States Of America
United states of America
8
Which sentence is written correctly?
Patricia Polacco is the author of chicken Sunday.
Patricia Polacco is the Author of Chicken Sunday.
Patricia Polacco is the author of Chicken Sunday.
9
Which word should be capitalized? I live in Kentwood, louisiana.
Louisiana
Live
I
10
Is this sentence correct or incorrect? "Terry, what time do you have english?"
Correct
Incorrect
11
Choose the correct sentence:
How old will Casey and Lacey be on their next Birthday?
How old will casey and lacey be on their next birthday?
How old will Casey and Lacey be on their next birthday.
12
Choose the correct sentence:
The delta plane is going to Dallas
The Delta plane is going to Dallas.
The Delta plane is going to dallas.