Elements Of Story Quiz: Knowledge Test! Trivia

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Elements Of Story Quiz: Knowledge Test! Trivia

Plot, theme, character, setting, and tone- makes up the essential elements of a strongly structured story? How well do you know the elements of a story? This quiz will illustrate what the major themes of the story involve. As it relates to this quiz, you will be asked what the prominent people or animals in the story are called, the story's setting, the meaning of the story, and the events leading up to the climax. You certainly could benefit from this quiz.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    The animals or people in a story are called
    • A. 

      Plot

    • B. 

      Setting

    • C. 

      Characters

    • D. 

      Theme

    • E. 

      Conflict

  • 2. 
    The time and location of the story is called
    • A. 

      Plot

    • B. 

      Setting

    • C. 

      Characters

    • D. 

      Theme

    • E. 

      Mood

  • 3. 
    The big idea or real meaning of a story is called
    • A. 

      Theme

    • B. 

      Mood

    • C. 

      Plot

    • D. 

      Setting

  • 4. 
    The angle from which a story is told is the
    • A. 

      Camera view

    • B. 

      Character view

    • C. 

      Point of view

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 5. 
    The struggle or problem the main character faces is called the
    • A. 

      Setting

    • B. 

      Plot

    • C. 

      Character

    • D. 

      Conflict

  • 6. 
    The most exciting part of the story is called the
    • A. 

      Rising action

    • B. 

      Falling action

    • C. 

      Resolution

    • D. 

      Climax

  • 7. 
    What is the sequence of events involving characters, action, and a central conflict called?
    • A. 

      Setting

    • B. 

      Plot

    • C. 

      Character

    • D. 

      Theme

  • 8. 
    What do you call all the events leading up to the climax?
    • A. 

      Rising action

    • B. 

      Falling action

    • C. 

      Resolution

    • D. 

      Conflict

  • 9. 
    What are all the events called that happen after the climax and lead to the resolution?
    • A. 

      Exposition

    • B. 

      Rising action

    • C. 

      Falling action

    • D. 

      Resolution

  • 10. 
    What is the end of the central  or main conflict?
    • A. 

      Rising action

    • B. 

      Falling action

    • C. 

      Climax

    • D. 

      Resolution

  • 11. 
    What do you call a category or kind of story?
    • A. 

      Genre

    • B. 

      Theme

    • C. 

      Mood

    • D. 

      Narrator

  • 12. 
    What is the genre name that uses characters, settings, and plots, that aren't real but could resemble the truth?
    • A. 

      Non-fiction

    • B. 

      Fiction

    • C. 

      Poetry

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 13. 
    What is the genre name for fiction stories that take place in the past?
    • A. 

      Realistic fiction

    • B. 

      Historical fiction

    • C. 

      Science fiction

    • D. 

      Fantasy

  • 14. 
    What is the genre name that is made up of facts that can be proven and checked and is true?
    • A. 

      Historical fiction

    • B. 

      Fable

    • C. 

      Realistic fiction

    • D. 

      Non-fiction

  • 15. 
    What is the genre of fiction that seems like it could happen to people you know in the present?
    • A. 

      Science fiction

    • B. 

      Realistic fiction

    • C. 

      Historical fiction

    • D. 

      Fantasy

  • 16. 
    What is the genre of fiction that uses science or technology as an important part of the plot?
    • A. 

      Realistic fiction

    • B. 

      Historical fiction

    • C. 

      Fantasy

    • D. 

      Science fiction

  • 17. 
    A genre that tells about real events, characters, maps, diagrams, and people is called
    • A. 

      Folktales

    • B. 

      Informational text

    • C. 

      Non-fiction

    • D. 

      Both B and C

  • 18. 
    The word used to describe the author's opinion about the story, character or events is:
    • A. 

      Tone

    • B. 

      Mood

    • C. 

      Theme

    • D. 

      Setting

  • 19. 
    The word that describes the way the reader feels about a story is:
    • A. 

      Tone

    • B. 

      Mood

    • C. 

      Theme

    • D. 

      Setting

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