Short Story Unit Review Test: Quiz

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Short Story Unit Review Test: Quiz

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    The time and location in which a story takes place is known as ________________________.
    • A. 

      Plot

    • B. 

      Setting

    • C. 

      Conflict

    • D. 

      Characterization

  • 2. 
    The central belief or main idea of a story is called the ______________.
    • A. 

      Theme

    • B. 

      Mood

    • C. 

      Plot

    • D. 

      Setting

  • 3. 
    Survival is an example of ___________.
    • A. 

      Mood

    • B. 

      Theme

    • C. 

      Setting

    • D. 

      Conflict

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

      Camera view

    • B. 

      Character view

    • C. 

      Point of view

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 5. 
    The central, main character of a story is called the ____________.
    • A. 

      Antagonist

    • B. 

      Protagonist

    • C. 

      Antagonizer

    • D. 

      Instigator

  • 6. 
    The opposition between protagonist and antagonist, essential to the plot is called__________
    • A. 

      Setting

    • B. 

      Conflict

    • C. 

      Character

    • D. 

      Climax

  • 7. 
    The most exciting part of the story is called the _________.
    • A. 

      Setting

    • B. 

      Exposition

    • C. 

      Climax

    • D. 

      Rising action

  • 8. 
    A person or animal that takes part in the action of a story is called a  ___________________________.
    • A. 

      Setting

    • B. 

      Plot

    • C. 

      Character

    • D. 

      Conflict

    • E. 

      Narrator

  • 9. 
    A sequence of events involving characters and a central conflict is known as ___________________
    • A. 

      Setting

    • B. 

      Plot

    • C. 

      Character

    • D. 

      Conflict

    • E. 

      Narrator

  • 10. 
    The villain or bad guy/gal in opposition to the main character is known as the  __________.
    • A. 

      Protagonist

    • B. 

      Antagonist

    • C. 

      Dynamic character

    • D. 

      Static character

  • 11. 
    All events leading up to the climax?
    • A. 

      Exposition

    • B. 

      Resolution

    • C. 

      Falling action

    • D. 

      Rising action

    • E. 

      Climax

  • 12. 
    All events after the climax, leading to the resolution?
    • A. 

      Exposition

    • B. 

      Resolution

    • C. 

      Falling action

    • D. 

      Rising action

    • E. 

      Climax

  • 13. 
    The end result of the central conflict?
    • A. 

      Falling action

    • B. 

      Resolution

    • C. 

      Climax

    • D. 

      Rising action

  • 14. 
    Comparison of two unlike things using the words like or as.
    • A. 

      Foreshadowing

    • B. 

      Simile

    • C. 

      Metaphor

  • 15. 
    Figures of speech an author uses to clarify meaning of his/her writing.
    • A. 

      Metaphor

    • B. 

      Figurative Language

    • C. 

      Simile

    • D. 

      Metaphor

  • 16. 
    Comparison of two, unlike things that does not use the words like or as.
    • A. 

      Simile

    • B. 

      Hyperbole

    • C. 

      Metaphor

    • D. 

      Personification

  • 17. 
    When an animal or thing is given human characteristics,  this is known as____________________________.
    • A. 

      Hypberbole

    • B. 

      Personification

    • C. 

      Simile

    • D. 

      Metaphor

  • 18. 
    Which term means type or kind of story?
    • A. 

      Fiction

    • B. 

      Non-Fiction

    • C. 

      Genre

    • D. 

      Literature

  • 19. 
    Every type of book or story can be identified as either fiction or non-fiction.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 20. 
    Which genre includes characters, settings, and plots that aren't real but could resemble the truth?
    • A. 

      Non-Fiction

    • B. 

      Fantasy

    • C. 

      Fiction

    • D. 

      Historical Fiction

  • 21. 
    Which genre of fiction is set in the past?
    • A. 

      Realistic Fiction

    • B. 

      Historical Fiction

    • C. 

      Science Fiction

    • D. 

      Fantasy

  • 22. 
    Which genre relates facts that can be proven and checked, and is true?
    • A. 

      Historical Fiction

    • B. 

      Realistic Fiction

    • C. 

      Non-Fiction

    • D. 

      Fable

  • 23. 
    Which genre takes place in the present and could actually happen?
    • A. 

      Science Fiction

    • B. 

      Realistic Fiction

    • C. 

      Historical Fiction

    • D. 

      Fantasy

  • 24. 
    What type of fiction incorporates science or technology, or both?
    • A. 

      Realistic Fiction

    • B. 

      Fantasy

    • C. 

      Science Fiction

    • D. 

      Folktale

  • 25. 
    What genre of fiction would include characters such as fairies, dragons, ghosts, and vampires?
    • A. 

      Fantasy

    • B. 

      Non-Fiction

    • C. 

      Historical Fiction

    • D. 

      Realistic Fiction

  • 26. 
    Poetry may have rhythm and ______________.
    • A. 

      Speech

    • B. 

      Format

    • C. 

      Rhyme

    • D. 

      Creative and tells a story in verse

    • E. 

      Both c and d

  • 27. 
    The genre that relates facts about real events, characters, maps, diagrams, and people is known as
    • A. 

      Fable and Folk tales

    • B. 

      Informational

    • C. 

      Historical Fiction

    • D. 

      Realistic Fiction