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of objective tests include:
Objective tests can easily be given a numerical
value--a certain number of points for each answer.
Objective tests can best assist students if the
material covered on the test is reviewed when the tests are returned
to the students.
Multiple choice tests
Test on verb tenses
- Yesterday, Robert
(eats / ate /
eat) dinner at six o'clock.
- Tomorrow, I
(went / have
gone / will
go) to New York.
- Before Shanna vacuums her room,
she (dusted /
dust / dusts)
- If summer comes early this year,
we (will /
would / would) go on
- If you (were /
was / am) smart,
you would not stay up late the night before an
The house painter lived in an
apartment in New York. The beautiful house where the mayor of the
city lived was in the same town, but the house painter had never met the
One day, the house painter was asked to
paint a room in the mayor's house. As he was entering the mayor's
home, he met the mayor. The house painter bowed to the mayor, and the
mayor stopped to talk to him. They talked for a half-hour. The house
painter told the mayor that he lived in an apartment nearby.
From that time on, they became the best
by Tran Nguyen
The ^ painter
Live in ^ apartment in New York.
house where mayor of the
city lived is ^
same ^ , but he
mayor. One day, ^
^ asked to
paint a room in the mayor
he meEt the
mayor. ^ ^ Painter bowed ^
the mayor ^ ^
stopped to talk to
him. They talk
for half-hour. ^ ^ painter
mayor that he lived in an apartment
^ ^ ^ ^ they
^ = missing
word = 23 (particularly functors)
red word =
grammar error = 8
problem: verb tenses
|Every day, thousands of people jog. Why
has jogging--running slowly for long distances--become so popular? Donald Robbins, who is forty-two years old, works in an
office (1) _____ began jogging (2) _____ few years ago because (3) _____ felt
that he was too fat. At first he (4) _____ run only about
100 yards and it took him almost three months to be able to run a full mile.
But two years later,
he ran in the Boston Marathon, over twenty-six
miles. Should you jog, too? If you decide to, be sure to ask your doctor
for advice. Does jogging cost much? No, (5) _____ costs almost
nothing. Most people agree that good running shoes are
very important (6) _____ protect your feet and legs from a shock of running on hard surfaces. If you start
jogging, it could make your heart stronger and also help (7) _____ feel better
(8) _____ yourself.
8 points correct maximum