Common Core: Kindergarten English Language Arts : Understand and Use Question Words (Interrogatives): CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.L.K.1. D

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Example Question #4 : Common Core: Kindergarten English Language Arts

Fill in the blank with the correct question word. 

__________ did I put the pencil? 

Possible Answers:

Who 

Where

Why

When

Correct answer:

Where

Explanation:

Question words normally begin a sentence that asks a question. 

"Who" asks about a person. 

"Where" asks about a place.

"When" asks about a time. 

"Why" asks for a reason.  

This question is about putting a pencil in a place. "Where" is the correct answer. 

Example Question #5 : Common Core: Kindergarten English Language Arts

Fill in the blank with the correct question word. 

__________ ate the last piece of cake? 

Possible Answers:

Who

Where

When

Why

Correct answer:

Who

Explanation:

Question words normally begin a sentence that asks a question. 

"Who" asks about a person. 

"Where" asks about a place.

"When" asks about a time. 

"Why" asks for a reason.  

This question is about eating the last piece of cake. People eat things, so "Who" is the correct answer. 

Example Question #6 : Common Core: Kindergarten English Language Arts

Fill in the blank with the correct question word. 

__________ did I put the phone? 

Possible Answers:

When

Why

Where

Who

Correct answer:

Where

Explanation:

Question words normally begin a sentence that asks a question. 

"Who" asks about a person. 

"Where" asks about a place.

"When" asks about a time. 

"Why" asks for a reason.  

This question is about putting a phone in a place. "Where" is the correct answer. 

All Common Core: Kindergarten English Language Arts Resources

2 Diagnostic Tests 31 Practice Tests Question of the Day Flashcards Learn by Concept
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