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1st Mid-Quarter Exam

July 18-19, 2013

English I
Test I. Affixes
Match column A with column B. Write the complete word on the space provide.
Set A. Prefixes
____________1. courage
____________2. mature
____________3. natal
____________4. legal
____________5. graph

a. il
b. auto
c. pre
d. dis
e. im/in

Set B. Suffixes
____________6. active
____________7. attend
____________8. beauty
____________9. break
____________10. mechanic

f. ee
g. als
h. age
i. ity
j. ful

Test II. Verbs

Complete the sentences by writing the correct verbs on the space provided. Choose from the
cross word puzzle. (2pts each)
1-2. ___________ your Bible and ___________ pray every day.
2. ___________ to the pastor while he is preaching.
3. Families ________ to church every Sunday.
4. Mother is ____________ dinner for us.
5-6. I ________ Carmel and Faye __________ along the park.
7. They got low grades because they forgot to ___________ their lessons.
8. Mark __________ over the fence.
9. The dog __________ so loud if it sees a stranger.
10. I cannot ___________ the meeting because I am very busy.

Test III. Reading Comprehension

Read the short story then answer the questions that follow.
Simon the Unrepentant Magician
Philip went to the city of Samaria and told the people about Christ. They crowded around
Philip because they were eager to hear what he was saying and to see him work miracles. Many
people with evil spirits were healed, and the spirits went out of them with a shout. A lot of crippled
and lame people were also healed. Everyone in that city was very glad because of what was
For some time a man named Simon had lived in the city of Samaria and had amazed the
people. He practiced witchcraft and claimed to be somebody great. Everyone, rich and poor,
crowded around him. They said, This man is the power of God called The Great Power. For a
long time, Simon had used witchcraft to amaze the people, and they kept crowding around him.
But when they believed what Philip was saying about Gods kingdom and about the name of
Jesus Christ, they were all baptized. Even Simon believed and was baptized. He stayed close to
Philip, because he marveled at all the miracles and wonders.
The apostles in Jerusalem heard that some people in Samaria had accepted Gods
message, and they sent Peter and John. When the two apostles arrived, they prayed that the
people would be given the Holy Spirit. Before this, the Holy Spirit had not been given to anyone in
Samaria, though some of them had been baptized in the name of the Lord Jesus. Peter and John
then placed their hands on everyone who had faith in the Lord, and they were given the Holy
Simon noticed that the Holy Spirit was given only when the apostles placed their hands
on the people. So he brought money and said to Peter and John, Let me have this power too!
Then anyone I place my hands on will also be given the Holy Spirit. Peter said to him, You and
your money will both end up in hell if you think you can buy Gods gift! You dont have any part in
this, and God sees that your heart isnt right. Get rid of these evil thoughts and ask God to forgive
you. I can see that you are jealous and bound by your evil ways.
Simon said, Please pray to the Lord, so that what you said wont happen to me.
(Act 8:5-24)

1. What was Simon doing in his former life? Describe him.

2. The people were amazed at Simon. What were they calling him?
3. Later, Simon himself believed in the message of Philip. What was Philip preaching about?

4. When Simon noticed that the Holy Spirit was given only when the apostles placed their hands
on the people, what did he do?
5. What was Peter and Johns response to Simon after he said this?
6. How did Simon react in the end?

1st Mid-Quarter Exam

July 18-19, 2013
English II
Test I. /t/ and / / sound
Identify the sound of T in the following words. Write /t/ or / / on the space before the number.
____1. teacher
____2. their
____3. sweet
____4. thank
____5. pretty

_____6. thought
_____7. tear
_____8. with
_____9. secret
_____10. the

Test II. Affixes

Look for the words with affixes on the paragraph. Write them on the column below.


Test III.


1st Mid-Quarter Exam

July 18-19, 2013
English III
Test I. Figure of Speech
Identify the figure of speech. Write your answer on the space provided.
Set A. Simile, Metaphor, Personification, Metonymy, Hyperbole.
_____________1. I am so hungry, I could eat a horse.
_____________2. All the world is a stage.
_____________3. Her hands are as cool as cucumber.
_____________4. I am so tired, I could sleep for a year.
_____________5. She ran like a race horse across the finish line.
_____________6. Dreams are the stories we write in our sleep.
_____________7. His voice is like a lions roar.
_____________8. The trees are dancing in the wind.
_____________9.The waves ran towards the shore with furious pace.
_____________10. She is as graceful as ballerina.
Set B. Synecdoche, Apostrophe, Onomatopoeia, Paradox, Litotes.
_____________11. The buzzing of the bees.
_____________12. Twinkle, twinkle little star.- Jane Tylor
_____________13. War is peace, freedom is slavery, ignorance is strength.
_____________14. He was not unfamiliar with the works of Shakespeare.
_____________15. According to Malacanang, today is an official holiday.
_____________16. Sizzling steak was served.
_____________17. Count how many heads in the room.
_____________18. Science! True daughter of Old Time thou art.-Edgar Allan Poe
_____________19. Blue moon, you saw me standing alone-Lorenz Hart
_____________20. Bright star, would I were steadfast as thou art- John Keats
Test II. Affixes
Add the appropriate Affixes to the following words. Write the complete words on the space
provided. Use the word bank.
A. Prefixes
_____________1. cover
______________6. decided
_____________2. mobile
______________7. part
_____________3. mutable
______________8. depressant
_____________4. responsible
______________9. comfort
_____________5. legible
______________10. position









B. Suffixes
_____________11. conquer
_____________12. commit
_____________13. govern
_____________14. preach
_____________15. refer

______________16. Zoo
______________17. busy
______________18. punish
______________19. leader
______________20. delight









Test III. Scientific and Metaphorical Definition (5pts)

Life is an everyday battle.
If life is an everyday battle, what would these stands for?
a. Lifes challenges _______________________________________.
b. Every success _________________________________________.