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Title: Short Stories


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Short Stories
The PL PL PL Plot Line
Alex, I'll Have Conflict
Short Story Elements
Can You Say Characters?
More Elements
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Final Jeopardy
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100 Question from Short Story Elements
people or animals in the story
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100 Answer from Short Story Elements
characters
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200 Question from Short Story Elements
angle from which the events are told
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200 Answer from Short Story Elements
point of view
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300 Question from Short Story Elements
the time and place of the story
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300 Answer from Short Story Elements
setting
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400 Question from Short Story Elements
the feelings you get from the story
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400 Answer from Short Story Elements
mood
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500 Question from Short Story Elements
name the five parts of the plot line
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500 Answer from Short Story Elements
exposition, rising action, climax, falling
action, resolution
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100 Question from Can You Say Characters?
True or False Short stories usually have
many characters with different conflicts.
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100 Answer from Can You Say Characters?
false
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200 Question from Can You Say Characters?
the good guy in the story
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200 Answer from Can You Say Characters?
protagonist
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300 Question from Can You Say Characters?
when the writer tells you what the characters are
like through description
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300 Answer from Can You Say Characters?
direct characterization
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400 Question from Can You Say Characters?
opposing character or force
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400 Answer from Can You Say Characters?
antagonist
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500 Question from Can You Say Characters?
The character Molly ignores the character Shelly
in the story, and she rolls her eyes every time
Shelly speaks. From Mollys actions, we can tell
that Shelly is annoying and a know-it-all. This
is an example of _________________.
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500 Answer from Can You Say Characters?
indirect characterization
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100 Question from The PL PL PL Plot Line
True or False The plot is usually
uncomplicated and simple in a short story.
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100 Answer from The PL PL PL Plot Line
False
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200 Question from The PL PL PL Plot Line
During this stage, all of the problems are worked
out and resolved.
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200 Answer from The PL PL PL Plot Line
resolution
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300 Question from The PL PL PL Plot Line
the point in the story where tension is the
greatest
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300 Answer from The PL PL PL Plot Line
climax
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400 Question from The PL PL PL Plot Line
During this stage, characters and setting are
introduced.
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400 Answer from The PL PL PL Plot Line
exposition
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500 Question from The PL PL PL Plot Line
This stage introduces the problem or conflict in
the story.
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500 Answer from The PL PL PL Plot Line
rising action
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100 Question from Alex, I'll Have Conflict
Which type of conflict involves the main
character and another character in the story?
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100 Answer from Alex, I'll Have Conflict
man vs. man
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200 Question from Alex, I'll Have Conflict
Which type of conflict involves the main
character having an internal struggle inside
himself?
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200 Answer from Alex, I'll Have Conflict
man vs. himself
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300 Question from Alex, I'll Have Conflict
Dealing with racism in the community would be an
example of which type of conflict?
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300 Answer from Alex, I'll Have Conflict
man vs. society
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400 Question from Alex, I'll Have Conflict
A character trying to overcome her fear of
heights would be an example of which type of
conflict?
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400 Answer from Alex, I'll Have Conflict
man vs. herself
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500 Question from Alex, I'll Have Conflict
A family is living in the midst of a
hurricane. This is an example of which type of
conflict?
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500 Answer from Alex, I'll Have Conflict
man vs. nature
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100 Question from More Elements
True or False The theme of a piece of literature
is always expressed as a full sentence.
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100 Answer from More Elements
True
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200 Question from More Elements
The narrator is the I telling the story is
which type of point of view?
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200 Answer from More Elements
first-person point of view
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300 Question from More Elements
A story told by an outside observer using words
like she, he, they, etc. is which type of point
of view?
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300 Answer from More Elements
third-person point of view
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400 Question from More Elements
an idea about life revealed in a work of
literature
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400 Answer from More Elements
theme
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500 Question from More Elements
The feeling of suspense as you read the story is
an example of ________.
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500 Answer from More Elements
mood
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Final Jeopardy
List all six of the short story elements.
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Final Jeopardy Answer
  1. setting
  2. characters
  3. plot
  4. mood
  5. point of view
  6. theme
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