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Misplaced and Dangling Modifiers Quiz

In the following sentences, identify and correct the misplaced and dangling modifiers.

1.  A man in a ski mask robbed the bank with a gun.

2.  Working all weekend, Jamal nearly earned five hundred dollars.

3.  Opening a can of tuna, my finger got cut.

4.  Landon crossed the finish line with arms raised.

5.  Visited by thousands of people every year,

tourists can see all of Paris from the top of the Eiffel Tower.

6.  Driving down the winding road, getting car-sick is common.

7.  My grandfather only hears when people speak loudly.

8.  Having forgotten to study, the test was very difficult for Paul.

9.  Tisha drove to the store in her new car.  

10. Frustrated by the noise in his house, the library was the only place Janet could concentrate.