Fiction Vocabulary

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Fiction Quizzes & Trivia

Students will test their knowledge of fiction vocabulary defining the terms assigned.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    • A. 

      Stories that are made upby the writer. It could be based on a real event or imagined.

    • B. 

      Writings about real people, places and events. It it mostly based on facts.

    • C. 

      Drama, play or story that is meant to be acted out.

    • D. 

      Literature that uses few words to tell about ideas, feelings, and images. It may or may not rhyme.

  • 2. 
    Define setting
    • A. 

      The people or animals in the story

    • B. 

      What happens

    • C. 

      Where and when the story happens

    • D. 

      The message the writer want to share with the reader

  • 3. 
    Character
    • A. 

      The feeling of growing tension and excitement

    • B. 

      When the narrator is part of the story

    • C. 

      The voice telling the story to the reader

    • D. 

      The people or animals in the story

  • 4. 
    Plot
    • A. 

      The people or animals in the story

    • B. 

      What happens

    • C. 

      The struggle between two forces

    • D. 

      Something that happnes in a character's mind, such as a hard choice or guilty conscience.

  • 5. 
    Conflict is the struggle between two forces.  Explain and discuss the two kinds of conflict.
  • 6. 
    Themes are
    • A. 

      The voice telling the story to the reader

    • B. 

      The way the narrator is telling the story

    • C. 

      The message the writer wants to share with the reader

    • D. 

      The feeling of growing tension and excitement

  • 7. 
    The point of view is the telling of the story.  There is first person and third person.  Describe the difference between the two.
  • 8. 
    Narrators are the
    • A. 

      One who writes the story

    • B. 

      One who reads the story

    • C. 

      One who tells the story

    • D. 

      One who illustrates the story

  • 9. 
    Why would a story about George Washington be considered historical fiction?
  • 10. 
    Short stories are works of fiction that can be read in one sitting.  It has a few main characters and a single conflict.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 11. 
    Myths are stories that are told over and over by word of mouth.  The characters may be animals or people.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 12. 
    Please use this space provided and share a horror story.  Please make sure that you have all the elements of fiction.  You MUST have characters, setting, plot, and theme.  These elements make up the skeleton of the story.