Mini Assessment -story Elements & Figuartive Language

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An assessment on the parts of a story (plot, climax, resolution, conflicts) and the use of figurative language


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    The manner in which the character of the narrator is developed indicates that
    • A. 

      The narrator's problems are about to increase

    • B. 

      The narrator is paranoid

    • C. 

      The narrator's father has done his best

    • D. 

      The narrator is someone who craves books

  • 2. 
    Look at the second stanza.  Through watching the fire in his fireplace die out, what is the narrator remembering?
    • A. 

      His mother

    • B. 

      His brother

    • C. 

      His wife

    • D. 

      His love for books

  • 3. 
    The main conflict presented in the first three stanzas is the narrator's despair and wonder of
    • A. 

      Someone coming to visit him

    • B. 

      Someone coming to kill him

    • C. 

      Someone coming to help him mourn

    • D. 

      Someone coming to show him his own death

  • 4. 
    The setting is important to the poem because it
    • A. 

      Threatens the narrator

    • B. 

      Creates a sense of nighttime

    • C. 

      Creates a sense of lonliness

    • D. 

      Creates a sense of nothingness

  • 5. 
    The poem uses a very particular type of figurative language.  Which type does it use?
    • A. 

      Metaphor

    • B. 

      Simile

    • C. 

      Alliteration

    • D. 

      Hyperbole

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