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Identify the appropriate punctuation for the phrase in () in the sentence;

The song (You Are My Sunshine) always cheers me up.
italics
quotation marks (my choice)
single quotation marks
none of the above

Identify the sentence in which the word or words in () are punctuated incorrectly.

Pam was (well prepared) for the debate.
She had (read three quarters) of the material more than once. (my choice)
She has always been (self assured).
The winner needs a (two-thirds) majority of the votes.

Please help check my work

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  1. Your first answer is right, but your second one is wrong.

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    Ms. Sue
  2. Would it be the two thirds

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  3. The only one I think is punctuated correctly is the last one -- two-thirds.

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  4. I think the answer would be A. Pam was well prepared for the debate. (it should be well-prepared). :)

    Good luck!

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  5. wouldnt it be three-quarters? just like two-thirds

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