English Language: Elementary School: Grades 3, 4 and 5 Quiz - Grade 3 Language - Nouns (Abstract) (Questions)

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Abstract nouns are sometimes difficult to identify in sentences. They can't be counted. Third graders should practice using abstract nouns in their writing. This will strengthen their writing. In this quiz, the students will identify the abstract nouns in the sentences and choose the abstract noun from a list to fill in the blanks.

1. What is the ABSTRACT NOUN in the sentence?
The little girl was filled with sadness.
[ ] girl
[ ] filled
[ ] little
[ ] sadness
2. What is the ABSTRACT NOUN in the sentence?
Since the man made a lot of money, he had a lot of success.
[ ] lot
[ ] success
[ ] money
[ ] since
3. What is the ABSTRACT NOUN in the sentence?
Honesty is the best policy.
[ ] honesty
[ ] is
[ ] best
[ ] policy
4. What is the ABSTRACT NOUN in the sentence?
People would stare at the woman's beauty.
[ ] beauty
[ ] people
[ ] woman's
[ ] stare
5. What is the ABSTRACT NOUN in the sentence?
The pain in my leg throbbed for a long time.
[ ] throbbed
[ ] leg
[ ] pain
[ ] long
6. Choose the correct ABSTRACT NOUN to fill in the blank.
The leader of a country has a lot of ____.
[ ] money
[ ] friends
[ ] power
[ ] workers
7. Choose the correct ABSTRACT NOUN to fill in the blank.
My ____ with Katie lasted for many years.
[ ] freedom
[ ] friendship
[ ] minutes
[ ] house
8. Choose the correct ABSTRACT NOUN to fill in the blank.
My family has ____ for each other.
[ ] love
[ ] talent
[ ] memory
[ ] gifts
9. Choose the correct ABSTRACT NOUN to fill in the blank.
The United States gained its ____ in 1776.
[ ] thoughts
[ ] money
[ ] freedom
[ ] weapons
10. Choose the correct ABSTRACT NOUN to fill in the blank.
With many big houses in the area, I could see the ____ in this town.
[ ] cars
[ ] trouble
[ ] people
[ ] wealth
English Language: Elementary School: Grades 3, 4 and 5 Quiz - Grade 3 Language - Nouns (Abstract) (Answers)
1. What is the ABSTRACT NOUN in the sentence?
The little girl was filled with sadness.
[ ] girl
[ ] filled
[ ] little
[x] sadness
Sadness is the abstract noun because it can't be counted.
2. What is the ABSTRACT NOUN in the sentence?
Since the man made a lot of money, he had a lot of success.
[ ] lot
[x] success
[ ] money
[ ] since
Success is an abstract noun that can't be touched.
3. What is the ABSTRACT NOUN in the sentence?
Honesty is the best policy.
[x] honesty
[ ] is
[ ] best
[ ] policy
Honesty is the abstract noun since you can't measure it or touch it.
4. What is the ABSTRACT NOUN in the sentence?
People would stare at the woman's beauty.
[x] beauty
[ ] people
[ ] woman's
[ ] stare
The abstract noun in the sentence is beauty.
5. What is the ABSTRACT NOUN in the sentence?
The pain in my leg throbbed for a long time.
[ ] throbbed
[ ] leg
[x] pain
[ ] long
Pain is a noun because it is a thing, but it can't be counted so it is an abstract noun.
6. Choose the correct ABSTRACT NOUN to fill in the blank.
The leader of a country has a lot of ____.
[ ] money
[ ] friends
[x] power
[ ] workers
This word makes sense and is an abstract noun.
7. Choose the correct ABSTRACT NOUN to fill in the blank.
My ____ with Katie lasted for many years.
[ ] freedom
[x] friendship
[ ] minutes
[ ] house
This word best fits into the sentence as an abstract noun.
8. Choose the correct ABSTRACT NOUN to fill in the blank.
My family has ____ for each other.
[x] love
[ ] talent
[ ] memory
[ ] gifts
The best abstract noun that fits into the sentence is love.
9. Choose the correct ABSTRACT NOUN to fill in the blank.
The United States gained its ____ in 1776.
[ ] thoughts
[ ] money
[x] freedom
[ ] weapons
This word makes the most sense in the sentence and it is an abstract noun.
10. Choose the correct ABSTRACT NOUN to fill in the blank.
With many big houses in the area, I could see the ____ in this town.
[ ] cars
[ ] trouble
[ ] people
[x] wealth
Wealth is an abstract noun that fits into the sentence.