AP English - Prose Fiction: Tutoring Solution Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. A piece of fiction published in a magazine is most likely what type of fiction?

Question 2 2. What is a protagonist?

Question 3 3. Authors use flashbacks as a means of adding?

Question 4 4. What are memories in relation to flashbacks?

Question 5 5. Which of the following releases the tension of the plot, wraps up the loose ends of the story, and brings readers to a satisfying conclusion?

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Question 6 6. In direct characterization, ____.

Question 7 7. How might Edgar Allen Poe characterize a piece of fiction that takes two weeks to read in multiple sittings?

Question 8 8. What can be assumed about the difference between A Tale of Two Cities and The Tell-Tale Heart?

Question 9 9. Which of the following is labeled as 'serious fiction' and focuses on literary merit?

Question 10 10. Without theme, most writing would be _____.

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Question 11 11. In indirect characterization, ____.

Question 12 12. Which of the following is the story's main problem, which pits the main characters against themselves, each other, society, nature, or something supernatural?

Question 13 13. Why do bookstores separate fiction into different genres?

Question 14 14. The social environment can be defined as:

Question 15 15. When a theme is universal, it _____.

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Question 16 16. Setting can be defined as:

Question 17 17. What is a dream sequence?

Question 18 18. Which of these uses a concrete object, event, or character to stand for an abstract idea?

Question 19 19. Which of the following is a work of fiction that contains over 50,000 words or 120 pages and typically has more than one plot or storyline and many well-developed characters?

Question 20 20. Which of the following refers to appealing to the reader's senses through descriptive language?

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Question 21 21. What parts of a story can setting affect?

Question 22 22. Which of the following contains between 1,000 and 20,000 words, typically runs no more than 25 or 30 pages, and usually focuses on one major plot or storyline and a few characters?

Question 23 23. In Golding's novel The Lord of the Flies, one theme is _____.

Question 24 24. In Macbeth, Lady Macbeth demonstrates that _____.

Question 25 25. In literature, the events that occur in a story are known as:

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Question 26 26. Which of the following tends to run about 20,000 to 50,000 words, usually between 60 and 120 pages, and to have a more complex plot or storyline and more characters?

Question 27 27. How are novellas different from novels?

Question 28 28. Which of the following shows the main characters making a series of choices and actions that lead to consequences and then to more choices and actions?

Question 29 29. What is dialogue?

Question 30 30. A work of fiction is ____.

AP English - Prose Fiction: Tutoring Solution Chapter Exam Instructions

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