Spelling: Elementary School: Grades 3, 4 and 5 Quiz - Ending with en and on (Questions)

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This 'Ending with en and on' spelling quiz tests elementary school children on the spellings with words that end with these two digraphs.

Sometimes words end with ‘en’ or ‘on’ and both digraphs sound the same. This quiz will ask you to find the missing words that end in either of these two sounds. See how well you do.

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1. What will ____ if I don't do my homework?
[ ] hapen
[ ] happen
[ ] happon
[ ] hapon
2. He was so full up he had to undo his top ____.
[ ] butten
[ ] buten
[ ] button
[ ] buton
3. There are ____ ____.
[ ] sevon and kittens
[ ] seven and kittens
[ ] seven and kittons
[ ] sevon and kittons
4. I have ____ him a ____ on how to play the drums.
[ ] givon and lesson
[ ] givon and lessen
[ ] given and lessen
[ ] given and lesson
5. I will ____ that ____!
[ ] fatten and person
[ ] fatton and person
[ ] fatton and persen
[ ] fatten and persen
6. All of a ____ there was a huge crash!
[ ] sudden
[ ] suden
[ ] suddon
[ ] sudon
7. Every human has a ____.
[ ] sceleton
[ ] skeleton
[ ] sceleten
[ ] skeleten
8. He was bad and was sent to ____.
[ ] prisson
[ ] prissen
[ ] prison
[ ] prisen
9. Summer is my favorite ____.
[ ] seeson
[ ] seesen
[ ] seasen
[ ] season
10. The evil man poured ____ over the king's soup.
[ ] poysen
[ ] poyson
[ ] poison
[ ] poisen
Spelling: Elementary School: Grades 3, 4 and 5 Quiz - Ending with en and on (Answers)
1. What will ____ if I don't do my homework?
[ ] hapen
[x] happen
[ ] happon
[ ] hapon
Here the last two letters are 'en'.
2. He was so full up he had to undo his top ____.
[ ] butten
[ ] buten
[x] button
[ ] buton
This word ends with 'on'.
3. There are ____ ____.
[ ] sevon and kittens
[x] seven and kittens
[ ] seven and kittons
[ ] sevon and kittons
Kittens are baby cats; like puppies are baby dogs.
4. I have ____ him a ____ on how to play the drums.
[ ] givon and lesson
[ ] givon and lessen
[ ] given and lessen
[x] given and lesson
Lessen is a word and means to become less, so that wouldn't fit our sentence.
5. I will ____ that ____!
[x] fatten and person
[ ] fatton and person
[ ] fatton and persen
[ ] fatten and persen
This is what the witch did in Hansel and Gretel - she fattened them with the aim of eating them after!
6. All of a ____ there was a huge crash!
[x] sudden
[ ] suden
[ ] suddon
[ ] sudon
This is a good way to start a sentence: All of a sudden ...
7. Every human has a ____.
[ ] sceleton
[x] skeleton
[ ] sceleten
[ ] skeleten
Animals that don't have skeletons are called 'soft-bodied'.
8. He was bad and was sent to ____.
[ ] prisson
[ ] prissen
[x] prison
[ ] prisen
If you commit a crime, you could go to prison.
9. Summer is my favorite ____.
[ ] seeson
[ ] seesen
[ ] seasen
[x] season
In England, summer is usually hot!
10. The evil man poured ____ over the king's soup.
[ ] poysen
[ ] poyson
[x] poison
[ ] poisen
Poison is always symbolized by a skull and two crossbones - this is a sign that tells you straight away it can seriously hurt or kill you!