Elements Of Plot Trivia: Ultimate Quiz

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  • 1. 
    The time and place of a story are the
    • A. 

      plot

    • B. 

      setting

    • C. 

      conflict

    • D. 

      character

  • 2. 
    There are ____________ different kinds of conflict.
    • A. 

      3

    • B. 

      4

    • C. 

      5

    • D. 

      6

  • 3. 
    The moral, life lesson, or meaning of a story is called the _________________.
    • A. 

      theme

    • B. 

      mood

    • C. 

      plot

    • D. 

      setting

  • 4. 
    What are the events leading up to the climax?
    • A. 

      exposition

    • B. 

      resolution

    • C. 

      falling action

    • D. 

      rising action

  • 5. 
    All the events that follow the climax and lead to the resolution are called the ______________.
    • A. 

      exposition

    • B. 

      resolution

    • C. 

      falling action

    • D. 

      rising action

  • 6. 
    The end of the central conflict is what part of the story?
    • A. 

      falling action

    • B. 

      resolution

    • C. 

      climax

    • D. 

      rising action

  • 7. 
    Told from the viewpoint of one of the characters using the pronouns "I" and "we".
    • A. 

      first person

    • B. 

      second person

    • C. 

      third person limited

    • D. 

      third person objective

  • 8. 
    The central or main character in a story.
    • A. 

      antagonist

    • B. 

      protagonist

    • C. 

      antagonizer

    • D. 

      instigator

  • 9. 
    _____________ is the struggle between two opposing forces or characters in a story.
    • A. 

      setting

    • B. 

      conflict

    • C. 

      character

    • D. 

      climax

  • 10. 
    The most exciting part of the story is called the ______________.
    • A. 

      setting

    • B. 

      exposition

    • C. 

      climax

    • D. 

      rising action

  • 11. 
    A person or animal who takes part in the action of a story is called what?
    • A. 

      setting

    • B. 

      plot

    • C. 

      character

    • D. 

      conflict

  • 12. 
    The ___________ is the chain of events that make up a story.
    • A. 

      A. setting

    • B. 

      B. character

    • C. 

      C. conflict

    • D. 

      D. plot

  • 13. 
    The character who opposes the main character is called the ________________.
    • A. 

      protagonist

    • B. 

      antagonist

    • C. 

      dynamic character

    • D. 

      static character

  • 14. 
    What term means category or kind of story?
    • A. 

      fiction

    • B. 

      non-fiction

    • C. 

      genre

    • D. 

      literature

  • 15. 
    All categories of books or stories can be called fiction or non-fiction.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 16. 
    What is the genre name for fiction that is set in the past and involves real people, places, or significant events from history?
    • A. 

      realistic fiction

    • B. 

      historical fiction

    • C. 

      science fiction

    • D. 

      fantasy

  • 17. 
    What is the genre name that includes facts that are true?
    • A. 

      historical fiction

    • B. 

      realistic fiction

    • C. 

      non-fiction or expository

    • D. 

      fable

  • 18. 
    What genre is set in the modern present with human characters and is based on the premise that the story's plot could actually happen in the real world?
    • A. 

      science fiction

    • B. 

      historical fiction

    • C. 

      fantasy

    • D. 

      realistic fiction

  • 19. 
    What genre of fiction is set in the future and based on the impact of real, potential, or imagined technology?
    • A. 

      realistic fiction

    • B. 

      science fiction

    • C. 

      fantasy

    • D. 

      folktale

  • 20. 
    What genre contains magical elements, such as nonexistent worlds, talking animals and other creatures, and objects or people with superpowers?
    • A. 

      fantasy

    • B. 

      non-fiction

    • C. 

      historical fiction

    • D. 

      realistic fiction

  • 21. 
    The narrator is an outside observer who focuses on the thoughts and feelings of only one character. 
    • A. 

      first person

    • B. 

      second person

    • C. 

      third person limited

    • D. 

      third person objective

  • 22. 
    What viewpoint does the narrator report only the facts of the story as an impersonal observer?
    • A. 

      third person omniscient

    • B. 

      third person limited

    • C. 

      third person objective

    • D. 

      first person

  • 23. 
    The narrator is an outside observer who can tell us the thoughts and feelings of all the characters in a story. 
    • A. 

      third person omniscient

    • B. 

      second person

    • C. 

      third person limited

    • D. 

      third person objective

  • 24. 
    Pennie is on her way home from school when a storm suddenly appears.  She races to get out of the rain but is caught in a flash flood as she crosses a bridge. Pennie clings to a tree to avoid being carried away with the rushing water.
    • A. 

      man vs. man

    • B. 

      man vs. nature

    • C. 

      man vs. self

    • D. 

      man vs. society

  • 25. 
    Tyler knows that cheating is wrong.  He also knows that his parents will be very disappointed if he fails his math test.  When he sees the teacher has left the answers on the corner of her desk, he doesn't know what to do.
    • A. 

      man vs. man

    • B. 

      man vs. nature

    • C. 

      man vs. self

    • D. 

      man vs. society

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