Eng1da - Gr. 9 Academic English (Final Exam, Part 1)

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  • 1. 
    Flashback
    • A. 

      Is the attitude or style of expression used to write

    • B. 

      Is the major idea or lesson that a story conveys about life

    • C. 

      Is action that interrupts to show an event that happened at an earlier time which is necessary to better understanding.

  • 2. 
    Theme
    • A. 

      The view in which the story is being told

    • B. 

      Is the major idea or lesson that a story conveys about life

    • C. 

      Is the series of related events that make up the story

  • 3. 
    Tone
    • A. 

      Is the attitude or style of expression used to write

    • B. 

      is the general feeling in a story, refers to the emotion or emotions a writer makes a reader feel

    • C. 

      Is the use of hints or clues to suggest what will happen later in literature.

  • 4. 
    Point of View
    • A. 

      Is the major idea or lesson that a story conveys about life

    • B. 

      Is the vantage point from which the story is told

    • C. 

      Is the use of hints or clues to suggest what will happen later in literature

  • 5. 
    Mood
    • A. 

      Is the general feeling in a story, it refers to the emotion or emotions a writer makes a reader feel

    • B. 

      Is the attitude or style of expression used to write

    • C. 

      Is the major idea or lesson that a story conveys about life

  • 6. 
    Foreshadowing
    • A. 

      Is the use of hints or clues to suggest what will happen later in literature

    • B. 

      Is action that interrupts to show an event that happened at an earlier time which is necessary to better understanding.

    • C. 

      The series of events in the story

  • 7. 
    Character
    • A. 

      Is a person or other figure that is part of the story

    • B. 

      Is the vantage point from which a story is told

    • C. 

      Refers to any language that uses images or language that makes different kinds of comparisons

  • 8. 
    Plot
    • A. 

      Is the time and place in which story events occur

    • B. 

      Is the series of related events that make up the story

    • C. 

      Is the use of hints or clues to suggest what will happen later in literature.

  • 9. 
    Setting
    • A. 

      Is the major idea or lesson that a story conveys about life

    • B. 

      Is the series of related events that make up the story

    • C. 

      Is the time and place in which story events occur

  • 10. 
    The turning point of the story, usually the most exciting part.
    • A. 

      Rising action

    • B. 

      Climax

    • C. 

      Falling action

    • D. 

      Denouement

  • 11. 
     The opposition of forces, essential to the plot is called ______________________.
    • A. 

      Setting

    • B. 

      Climax

    • C. 

      Denouement

    • D. 

      Conflict

  • 12. 
    The final outcome or untangling of events in a story
    • A. 

      Exposition

    • B. 

      Rising action

    • C. 

      Climax

    • D. 

      Denouement

  • 13. 
    The central, main character of a story is called the __________________.
    • A. 

      Antagonist

    • B. 

      Protagonist

    • C. 

      Antagonizer

    • D. 

      Instigator

  • 14. 
    The angle from which the story is told.
    • A. 

      Camera view

    • B. 

      Character view

    • C. 

      Point of view

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 15. 
    Which of the following is an example of setting?
    • A. 

      Mood

    • B. 

      Time

    • C. 

      Place

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 16. 
    The underlying meaning or main idea of a story is called ___________________.
    • A. 

      Theme

    • B. 

      Mood

    • C. 

      Plot

    • D. 

      Setting

  • 17. 
    The time and location in which a story takes place
    • A. 

      Plot

    • B. 

      Setting

    • C. 

      Conflict

    • D. 

      Characterization

  • 18. 
    The _________ is the growing anticipation the reader feels while awaiting the climax.
  • 19. 
    The ________ is a figure of speech using like or as.
  • 20. 
    The ________ is when a figure of speech compares two or more things
  • 21. 
    The ___ is when the narrator hints at events that will happen later in the story.
  • 22. 
    The _____ is a conversation between two or more characters.
  • 23. 
    The _____ is a person or force in society or nature that opposes the protangonist
  • 24. 
    Rising Action
    • A. 

      A secondary or subordinate plot

    • B. 

      The moment when a choice is made by the main character

    • C. 

      A series of complications in a story or drama

    • D. 

      Pertains to who tells the story and how it is told

  • 25. 
    Personification
    • A. 

      A contrast or discrepency between expectation and reality.

    • B. 

      A series of complications in a story or drama

    • C. 

      A longer, more detailed comparison of two ideas or situations

    • D. 

      A kind of metaphor in which a nonhuman thing or quality is talked about as if it were human.

  • 26. 
    Resolution
    • A. 

      The moment in the story when a choice made by the character determines the direction of the action

    • B. 

      That part of a plot that gives information about the characters and their problems or conflicts

    • C. 

      The final part of the story that "unravels the knot."

    • D. 

      A series of complications in a story or drama

  • 27. 
    Exposition
    • A. 

      A secondary or subordinate plot in a story or drama

    • B. 

      A series of complications in a story or drama

    • C. 

      A struggle or a clash between oppopsing characters or opposing forces

    • D. 

      That part of a plot that gives information about the characters and their problems or conflicts

  • 28. 
    Simile
    • A. 

      A reference to a statment, a person, place or event from literature, history, religion, mythology, politics, sports, science or pop culture

    • B. 

      A figure of speech in which an implicit comparison is made between two unlike things that actually have something in common; the process of describing one thing as if it were another.

    • C. 

      Language that appeals to the senses (sight, sound, touch, taste, smell).

    • D. 

      A figure of speech comparing two unlike things, often introduced with the words "like" or "as".

  • 29. 
    Metaphor
    • A. 

      Expression peculiar to a particular language that means something different from the literal meaning of each word.

    • B. 

      A figure of speech in which an implicit comparison is made between two unlike things that actually have something in common; the process of describing one thing as if it were another.

    • C. 

      Expression peculiar to a particular language that means something different from the literal meaning of each word.

    • D. 

      The use of clues to hint at events that will occur later in the plot.

  • 30. 
    Falling Action
    • A. 

      The final part of the story that "unravels the knot."

    • B. 

      A moment of great emotional intensity or suspense in a plot

    • C. 

      The events that result from from the action taken at the turning point in a story or drama.

    • D. 

      The moment in the story when a choice made by the character determines the direction of the action

  • 31. 
    Protagonist
    • A. 

      A major character in a book, play or movie whose values or behavior are in conflict with those of the hero.

    • B. 

      The narrator can tell the reader things that the main character does not know.

    • C. 

      The main character in a drama, novel, or story, around whom the action centers

    • D. 

      The minor characters in the drama, novel, or story.

  • 32. 
    Symbol
    • A. 

      The use of wit, especially irony, sarcasm, and ridicule. to criticize faults

    • B. 

      A person, place, thing or event that stands for itself and for something beyond itself, as well.

    • C. 

      When the audience or reader is aware of something that the character does not know.

    • D. 

      Expression peculiar to a particular language that means something different from the literal meaning of each word.

  • 33. 
    Foreshadowing
    • A. 

      The use of clues to hint at events that will occur later in the plot.

    • B. 

      When the audience or reader is aware of something that the character does not know.

    • C. 

      The narrator can tell the reader things that the main character does not know.

    • D. 

      A reference to a statment, a person, place or event from literature, history, religion, mythology, politics, sports, science or pop culture.

  • 34. 
    Plot
    • A. 

      A series of related events that make up a story or drama.

    • B. 

      A moment of great emotional intensity or suspense.

    • C. 

      The final part of the story that "unravels the knot."

    • D. 

      A kind of metaphor in which a nonhuman thing or quality is talked about as if it were human.

  • 35. 
    Flashback
    • A. 

      The use of clues to hint at events that will occur later in the plot.

    • B. 

      When the audience or reader is aware of something that the character does not know.

    • C. 

      A minor character in a work of fiction that does not undergo a substantial change.

    • D. 

      Scene in a movie, play, short story, novel, or narrative poem that interrupts the present action of the plot to tell what happened at an earlier time.

  • 36. 
    Does the protagonist have a goal or objective in the story?
    • A. 

      Yes

    • B. 

      No

  • 37. 
    Does he or she drive the action of the story foward through their decisons and actions in the story?
    • A. 

      No

    • B. 

      Yes

    • C. 

      Maybe

    • D. 

      Sometimes

  • 38. 
    Irony
    • A. 

      A contrast between three or more meanings in language

    • B. 

      A lie that tells a truth

    • C. 

      A contrast between what is said and what is done

    • D. 

      A speech that is replete of contrasts

    • E. 

      A contrast between what appears to be real and reality

  • 39. 
    • A. 

      Italy

    • B. 

      Venice

    • C. 

      New York

    • D. 

      Startford-upon-Avon

  • 40. 
    Outer space could be the setting for a story.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 41. 
    A character’s personality can be revealed by the things he/she does and says.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 42. 
    Human v. Nature is when a character in a story is struggling with another character.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 43. 
    In third person point of view stories, the narrator uses the words “I” “we” or “our” to show their perspective.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 44. 
    If a narrator is omniscient, it means that:
    • A. 

      He/she is a minor character

    • B. 

      He/she knows everything about all characters

    • C. 

      He/she is a “good guy” in the book

    • D. 

      He/she has no clue what is going on

  • 45. 
    The ______________ of a story is the most intense or interesting moment.
    • A. 

      Resolution

    • B. 

      Exposition

    • C. 

      Climax

    • D. 

      Rising Action

  • 46. 
    The resolution of the story is  ______________________
    • A. 

      The first thing you read

    • B. 

      How the conflict is solved at the end

    • C. 

      The Climax

    • D. 

      The story that occurs before the climax

  • 47. 
    In the exposition stage, readers learn about
    • A. 

      Characters

    • B. 

      Setting

    • C. 

      Both a and b

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 48. 
    __________________ occurs before the climax and ___________________ occurs after the climax.
    • A. 

      Flat action and Round action

    • B. 

      Rising action and Falling action

    • C. 

      Stock action and Flat action

    • D. 

      Falling action and Rising action

  • 49. 
    The process by which an author reveals the personality of a character is___________.
    • A. 

      Conflict

    • B. 

      Point of View

    • C. 

      Characterization

    • D. 

      Setting

  • 50. 
    Internal conflict is
    • A. 

      A struggle with an outside force

    • B. 

      A struggle against mother nature

    • C. 

      A struggle against oneself

    • D. 

      A struggle for life and death