Terms
Definitions
Conflict
Plot
Grab Bag
100

This is the time and place of the story.

What is setting?

100

Define conflict.

What is the problem the characters face and have to overcome in the story?

100
Define plot
What is the storyline or the sequence of events that make up the story?
100
The term for what the story is about or can be a lesson to be learned from the story.
What is theme?
200
What is the most exciting scene or event of the story?
Climax
200
The term for a lesson that can be learned from a story.
What is a moral?
300

The storyline or the sequence of events that make up the story.

What is plot?

300

Who is the antagonist?

The bad guy or character in the story who is in conflict with the protagonist?

300
Events leading to the climax
What is rising action?
400

A problem the characters face and have to overcome in the story.

What is the conflict?

400

What is the background information introduced at the beginning of the story?

What is exposition?

400
An object that represents something else or another idea.
What is a symbol?
500

This the main character or good guy in the story.

What is the protagonist?

500
What is the end of the story?
What is the resolution?
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