Common Core: 2nd Grade English Language Arts : Capitalize Holidays, Product Names, and Geographic Names: CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.L.2.2.A

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Example Question #1 : Capitalize Holidays, Product Names, And Geographic Names: Ccss.Ela Literacy.L.2.2.A

Select the word that should always be capitalized. 

Possible Answers:

christmas

hand

tell

rug

Correct answer:

christmas

Explanation:

Of our answer choices, "Christmas" should be capitalized because it's a holiday and holidays are always capitalized. "Hand", "tell", and "rug" would only need to be capitalized if they were at the beginning of a sentence. 

Example Question #2 : Capitalize Holidays, Product Names, And Geographic Names: Ccss.Ela Literacy.L.2.2.A

Select the word that should always be capitalized. 

Possible Answers:

dog

umbrella

easter

soccer

Correct answer:

easter

Explanation:

Of our answer choices, "Easter" should be capitalized because it's a holiday and holidays are always capitalized. "Soccer", "umbrella", and "dog" would only need to be capitalized if they were at the beginning of a sentence. 

Example Question #3 : Capitalize Holidays, Product Names, And Geographic Names: Ccss.Ela Literacy.L.2.2.A

Select the word that should always be capitalized. 

Possible Answers:

united states

tree

jacket

shoe

Correct answer:

united states

Explanation:

Of our answer choices, "United States" should be capitalized because it's a geographical name and geographical names are always capitalized. "tree", "shoe", and "jacket" would only need to be capitalized if they were at the beginning of a sentence. 

Example Question #4 : Capitalize Holidays, Product Names, And Geographic Names: Ccss.Ela Literacy.L.2.2.A

Select the word that should always be capitalized.

Possible Answers:

china

body

hand

sugar

Correct answer:

china

Explanation:

Of our answer choices, "Chine" should be capitalized because it's a geographical name and geographical names are always capitalized. "Hand", "body", and "sugar" would only need to be capitalized if they were at the beginning of a sentence. 

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