Part 1

Part 1 – Sentence Correction:

Our sample tests provide you with exercises on sentence correction and on all other parts of the placement test.

The first part of the examination assesses sentence skills. There are ten questions in this part of the test.

The questions on part 1 of the test are known as the sentence correction type.

You will see questions that ask you to choose the word or phrase which correctly completes the sentence given.

On the other hand, you may decide that the sentence is correct as written.

You should not confuse part 1 of the exam with part 2.

In part 1, you will see instructions like this:

Select the best version of the highlighted words in these sentences. The first answer [choice A] is the same as the sentence provided. If you think the sentence is provided is correct, you should choose A as your answer.

Sample Sentence Correction Question

When a person is confused about his or her identity, this is known as an identity crisis.

A. When a person is confused about his or her identity, this

B. When you are confused about your identity, this

C. The experience of confusion about one’s own identity, this

D. The experience of confusion about one’s own identity

Sentence Correction – Exercises and Information

You will see more sentence correction questions on the next page, which you can access by clicking on the link at the bottom of the page.

The purpose of this section of the test is to assess your knowledge of correct sentence structure.

Your knowledge of grammar, word order, and punctuation are assessed on this part of the exam.

Our Part 2 page gives you extra practice with these English language skill areas and provides further examples, explanations, and practice questions.

For sample Accuplacer Tests in sentence correction, please visit:

Part 1 – Sentence Correction Sample Test

If you are looking for sample Accuplacer tests in sentence completion please go to:

Sentence Completion Example