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Blue Level Quiz #6 - Articles

Part A.

Directions: Fill in the blank space with the correct article: "a" or "the"

1. ________ coffee I made isn't very good.

2. I need to buy ______ new car. (any car)

3. I can't see ________ sun.

4. This is _________ first time for me.

5. Do you want to see ______ movie today? (any movie)

6. Mary goes to ________ very good school.

7. I put gas into __________ car.  (my car / my family's car)

8. _______ bus that I take every day stops right here.

9. That is _______ very large truck.

10. Some of ________ apples I got at the store are bad.

Part B.

Directions: Fill in the blank with "a" or "an."

1. She saw ______ friend in class.

2. ______ apple a day keeps the doctor away.

3. My teacher has ______ big classroom.

4. Jose drives _______ hour to and from work every day.

5. Is that _______ fresh apple, or is it _______ old apple?


Part B (continued)

6. That is _______ good way to learn English.

7. Christine is _______ honest person.

8. We once owned _______ house in Minneapolis.

9. Do you want to take _______ English class?

10. There's ______ cracked egg in the egg carton.


Part C.

Directions: Fill in the blank with "the" or "--" (nothing). Some of these sentences don't require "the." (10 points)

1. There was a lot of _______ rain last night.

2. _______ rain came down hard last night.

3. ________ history of Mexico is very interesting.

4. I like to study ________ history.

5. _________ medicine I took is making me dizzy.

6. I got some ________ medicine at the store.

7. They used to live in ________ United States.

8. _______ city of Chicago is very big.

9. I like to study ______ English.

10. ______ English language is very difficult.


(*Remember that some words in some situations don't use an article)

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