Plot
Encyclopedia Brown
Contractions
Prefixes and Suffixes
Characters

100

A rare salamander is missing from the Den of Darkness.
What is the problem?

100

This was an example of alliteration from our story.
What is den of darkness, slippery salamander, slurped a single stand etc...?

100

the two words that form the contraction doesn't
What are does and not?

100

This is the prefix in the word misunderstand.
What is mis?

100

He keeps crooks from getting away with crime in Idaville.
Who is Encyclopedia Brown?

200

This event was in the rising action part of the plot?
What happened when Chief Brown interviewed the three suspects, Mrs. King, Sam Maine, and Dr. O'Donnell.

200

There was only one. It was the window of time that the salamander went missing?
What were the clues in the case?

200

This is the contraction you would use in this sentence, It is going to be a great day!
What is it's?

200

This is the root word in replacement.
What is place?

200

Encyclopedia's father
Who is Chief Brown?

300

This plot element occured when Sam was fired.
What is the resolution?

300

His parents don't want to boast, and they don't think anyone would believe them anyway.
Why hasn't the Brown family told everyone that Encyclopedia is a great detective?

300

This is the contraction for they have
What is they've?

300

This prefix means to do over and over again.
What is re?

300

The thief who stole the tiger salamander
Who is Sam Maine?

400

This is the event that is the climax of the plot.
What happened when Encyclopedia stated, "If he's a reptile expert, then I'm the Queen of England!"?

400

The story comes to a climax when Encyclopedia Brown tells his father that he knows who stole the salamander. The thief was this man.
Who is Sam Maine?

400

you'd is a contraction that can mean two things
What is you had and you would?

400

When the suffix ment is added to the base word punish (punishment), punish changes from a verb to a
What is a noun?

400

This person believed that salamanders are sacred creatures with magical powers.
Who is Mrs. King?

500

Plot elements include a problem, rising action, climax, and this.
What is the resolution?

500

a red brick house at 13 Rover Avenue, a kitchen table at dinnertime....
What is the setting of the story?

500

She's is a contraction that can mean two things.
What is she is and she has?

500

Mal, dis, un, and re are all examples of theese.
What are prefixes?

500

the tiger salamander's name
What is Fred?