Spelling: Elementary School: Grades 3, 4 and 5 Quiz - Words ending in tion (Questions)

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This 'Words ending in tion' spelling quiz helps elementary school children learn how to spell words that end with the ‘shun’ sound when spelled as ‘tion’.

Sometimes when a word ends with the ‘shun’ sound it is shown through the letters ‘tion’ or ‘sion’. This quiz will test you on spellings that end in ‘tion’. Can you spell the missing words?

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1. The train pulled into the bus ____.
[ ] staytion
[ ] staysion
[ ] station
[ ] stasion
2. The Gruffalo is my favorite book of ____
[ ] fiction
[ ] fiktion
[ ] ficktion
[ ] fictun
3. The ____ of the car caused her hair to move.
[ ] motion
[ ] moetion
[ ] mottion
[ ] motoin
4. Firstly, to braid the hair you have to put it into three ____.
[ ] secktions
[ ] secctions
[ ] siections
[ ] sections
5. Her brother was on ____ television!
[ ] nationel
[ ] nationale
[ ] national
[ ] nationnal
6. He had been practicing his bowling ____.
[ ] action
[ ] acktion
[ ] aktion
[ ] aktione
7. Please write a ____ to go under this picture.
[ ] kaption
[ ] caption
[ ] capption
[ ] captione
8. This is the most famous horse ____ in England.
[ ] campetition
[ ] compitition
[ ] competition
[ ] compatition
9. You go to school to gain an ____.
[ ] education
[ ] edyoucation
[ ] edyoucaytion
[ ] edukation
10. She is having an ____.
[ ] injecktion
[ ] enjection
[ ] ingection
[ ] injection
Spelling: Elementary School: Grades 3, 4 and 5 Quiz - Words ending in tion (Answers)
1. The train pulled into the bus ____.
[ ] staytion
[ ] staysion
[x] station
[ ] stasion
Sion and tion make the same sound but all these words will end in 'tion'.
2. The Gruffalo is my favorite book of ____
[x] fiction
[ ] fiktion
[ ] ficktion
[ ] fictun
Books are either fact or fiction. Fiction means the story isn't true.
3. The ____ of the car caused her hair to move.
[x] motion
[ ] moetion
[ ] mottion
[ ] motoin
Motion is any form of movement.
4. Firstly, to braid the hair you have to put it into three ____.
[ ] secktions
[ ] secctions
[ ] siections
[x] sections
You then put one strand of hair in-between the two other strands and then repeat.
5. Her brother was on ____ television!
[ ] nationel
[ ] nationale
[x] national
[ ] nationnal
The word national means the whole country, so nationwide.
6. He had been practicing his bowling ____.
[x] action
[ ] acktion
[ ] aktion
[ ] aktione
Surprisingly, there is no minimum weight for a bowling ball.
7. Please write a ____ to go under this picture.
[ ] kaption
[x] caption
[ ] capption
[ ] captione
Captions are normally one sentence long and explain what is happening in the picture.
8. This is the most famous horse ____ in England.
[ ] campetition
[ ] compitition
[x] competition
[ ] compatition
The Grand National is the most-watched horse race in England and happens once a year.
9. You go to school to gain an ____.
[x] education
[ ] edyoucation
[ ] edyoucaytion
[ ] edukation
It is also a legal requirement! The law states that every child should have the opportunity to learn.
10. She is having an ____.
[ ] injecktion
[ ] enjection
[ ] ingection
[x] injection
Injections are given to prevent diseases and not normally something you'd smile about!