Recognition Test of Semiotic Symbols and Punctuation


    1. What is @ called?
  1. whorl
  2. snail
  3. at
  4. strudel
    2. What is # called?
  1. pound
  2. grid
  3. hatch / crosshatch
  4. number
    3. What is ~ called?
  1. squiggle
  2. swung dash
  3. tilde
  4. approximately
    4. What is . called?
  1. point
  2. dot
  3. period
  4. stop
    5. What is ^ called?
  1. up arrow
  2. circumflex
  3. caret
  4. control
    6. What is / called?
  1. slash
  2. diagonal
  3. virgule
  4. pence mark
    7. What is * called?
  1. star
  2. splat
  3. asterisk
  4. wildcard
    8. What is & called?
  1. pretzel
  2. and
  3. ampersand
  4. jigger
    9. What is ! called?
  1. screamer
  2. bang
  3. exclam / exclamation
  4. boner
    10. Which are symbols?
  1. stem / pipe / bar [|]
  2. dollar / buck [$]
  3. percent / percentage [%]
  4. backslash [\]
    11. Which are signs?
  1. banana / parenthesis [()]
  2. curly bracket / brace [{}]
  3. angle bracket / derive [<>]
  4. result / equal [=]
    12. Diacritic marks include?
  1. acute / grave accent
  2. macron
  3. cedilla
  4. dieresis / umlaut
    13. Which is punctuation?
  1. apostrophe [']
  2. dash / hyphen [-]
  3. comma [,]
  4. hook / question [?]
    14. Which are marks?
  1. iota
  2. jot
  3. tittle
  4. dingbat
    15. Which are emoticons?
  1. :-)
  2. 8-O
  3. =%->
  4. ;-)