Orange Level Quiz #5 – Embedded Questions (ANSWERS)

Part A. Directions: Answer each question with an embedded question. These are in the present tense. Use pronouns in your answer whenever possible. (10 points)

Example: A: What time is it?

 B: I don’t know what time it is.  

1. A: What’s her name?

  B: I don’t know what her name is.

2. A: When does the game start?

 B: I’m not sure when it starts.

3. A: Why is she mad?

 B: I have no idea why she’s mad.

4. A: Where do they live?

 B: I can’t remember where they live.

5. A: How does this cell phone work?

 B: Don’t ask me how it works.

6. A: What does she think about my idea?

 B: I don’t know what she thinks about it.

7: A: What’s the answer to the question?

 B: No one knows what the answer is.

8. A: How much does this cereal cost?

 B: I’m not sure how much it costs.

9. A: Why does it take so long for them to get ready?

 B: Who knows why it takes so long.

10. A: Where are my shoes?

   B: I have no idea where they are.

Part B. Directions: Answer each question with an embedded question. These are in the past tense. Use pronouns in your answer whenever possible. (10 points)

Example: A: Where did my watch go?

 B: I don’t know where it went.

1. A: Where was she yesterday?

 B: I don’t know where she was.

2. A: How did the movie end?

 B: I can’t remember how it ended.

3. A: Where did they have the party last year?

 B: No one can remember where they had it.

4. A: When did you wake up?

 B: I’m not sure when I woke up.

5. A: What did she do?

   B: I’m not sure what she did.

6. A: How many people were there?

 B: She can’t tell how many people there were. (or, were there)

7. A: What time did class start?

 B: I have no idea what time it started.

8. A: How much money did you make last year?

 B: I don’t want to tell you how much (money) I made.

9. A: When were they here last?

 B: He doesn’t know when they were here.

10. A: What was the problem?

   B: They’re not sure what the problem was.

 

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