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Literary Elements: CCSS.ELA-Literacy.RL.7.3 Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. A literary device in which the timeline of a work diverts from the present to depict events from the past is called a _____.

Question 2 2. How does Arthur Miller use a motif to bring attention to a major theme in Death of a Salesman?

Question 3 3. What is the theme of a short story?

Question 4 4. Which is the best example of a red herring in a novel, and why?

Question 5 5. After reading a play for a class assignment, Janet is asked to comment on its theme. Which of the following BEST demonstrates Janet's correct understanding of what is meant by theme?

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Question 6 6. What is the definition of comprehension?

Question 7 7. How is drama different from prose?

Question 8 8. Stage directions do all of the following EXCEPT:

Question 9 9. The climax of the plot in The Wolf in Sheep's Clothing is:

Question 10 10. What is the tone of a short story?

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Question 11 11. Which is the correct order for analysis?

Question 12 12. A character or prop that is used to represent something else is called _____.

Question 13 13. Most generally speaking, what is the purpose of a plot built with a number of events?

Question 14 14. What is a red herring?

Question 15 15. What is step 1 in comprehending a plot?

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Question 16 16. What character traits did we see in the antagonist of ''The Three Little Pigs''?

Question 17 17. Which of the following statements is UNTRUE of traditional plot structure?

Question 18 18. Setting can be defined as:

Question 19 19. Which of the following is NOT part of the plot structure?

Question 20 20. Foreshadowing is a plot technique in which _____.

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Question 21 21. The social environment can be defined as:

Question 22 22. The theme of The Wolf in Sheep's Clothing is:

Question 23 23. The end of a plot is called what?

Question 24 24. What is the setting of a short story?

Question 25 25. Which of the following BEST illustrates the use of symbolism?

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Question 26 26. How do a soliloquy and an aside differ?

Question 27 27. How can diction affect a story's tone?

Question 28 28. What is a B-Plot?

Question 29 29. What parts of a story can setting affect?

Question 30 30. In the old legend of Tristan and Isolde, the two meet and fall in love. At one point, Tristan gains Isolde's hand in marriage - but it's for his king, not himself. When Isolde marries the king, things can not get much worse for the romantic couple. What act of a 3-part plot structure would this be considered?

Literary Elements: CCSS.ELA-Literacy.RL.7.3 Chapter Exam Instructions

Choose your answers to the questions and click 'Next' to see the next set of questions. You can skip questions if you would like and come back to them later with the yellow "Go To First Skipped Question" button. When you have completed the practice exam, a green submit button will appear. Click it to see your results. Good luck!

Common Core ELA Grade 7 - Literature: Standards  /  English Courses
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