plot structure
plot elements
POV & Internal/External Response
Setting
Miscellaneous
100

Another name for the climax

turning point

100

The time and place of a story

setting

100

point of view is a story written in when the story is narrated by a character in the story

first person

100

the time and place based on on the culture in which the text is written

cultural setting

100

What comes first in a story, the exposition or the rising action

exposition

200

the action that follows the climax

falling action

200

the sequence of events in a story

plot

200

thoughts and feelings of ONE character

third person limited

200

the time and place based on the period of history in which the text is written

historical setting

200

Adam thinks about a problem for several hours. This is what type of conflict?


Internal

300

the author's introduction to the characters, setting, and situation

exposition

300

The message or lesson in a story

theme

300

thoughts and feelings of ALL characters

third person omniscient

300

the language an author uses to tell the view point

Voice

300

Name the five elements of plot in order

exposition, rising action, climax, falling action, resolution

400

the part of the plot that concludes the falling action by revealing or suggesting the outcome of the conflict

resolution

400

the struggle between opposing forces

conflict

400

the way a character thinks and feels

internal response

400

List 4 examples of a setting (2 places and 2 time periods)

Answers may vary

(house, school, hospital, mall, 1950's and 2000's)

400

At the beginning of a story, you learn that Jack is an adventurous young man who loves mountain biking. What part of the plot is this?

Exposition

500

the part of the plot that adds complications to the plot's problems

rising action
500

the feeling created in the reader by a literary work or passage suspense

mood

500

a response between a main character and an other

external response

500

What are the two items that are introduced in the exposition?

Characters and setting

500

Draw the plot diagram and label all the parts correctly on the board (in order)

exposition, rising action, climax, falling action, resolution.

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