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Literary Elements Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. The climax of the plot in The Wolf in Sheep's Clothing is:

Question 2 2. What is dialogue?

Question 3 3. The theme in The Lion and the Mouse is:

Question 4 4. The theme of The Tortoise and the Hare is:

Question 5 5. In ''The Three Little Pigs,'' what is the purpose of the brother pigs?

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Question 6 6. What is a good question to ask about a character's behavior?

Question 7 7. In indirect characterization, ____.

Question 8 8. Which of the following is NOT a motif from Sense and Sensibility?

Question 9 9. What character traits did we see in the antagonist of ''The Three Little Pigs''?

Question 10 10. In literature, the events that occur in a story are known as:

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Question 11 11. Which is the best example of a red herring in a novel, and why?

Question 12 12. Which statement best describes what we can learn about themes from Shakespeare's Romeo and Juliet?

Question 13 13.

Consider the following fable:

A Fox one day spied a beautiful bunch of ripe grapes hanging from a vine trained along the branches of a tree. The grapes seemed ready to burst with juice, and the Fox's mouth watered as he gazed longingly at them.

The bunch hung from a high branch, and the Fox had to jump for it. The first time he jumped he missed it by a long way. So he walked off a short distance and took a running leap at it, only to fall short once more. Again and again, he tried but in vain.

Now he sat down and looked at the grapes in disgust.

What a fool I am, he said. Here I am wearing myself out to get a bunch of sour grapes that are not worth gaping for.

And off he walked very, very scornfully.

What is the theme of this fable?

Question 14 14. On a plot timeline, which is the correct order:

Question 15 15. What parts of a story can setting affect?

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Question 16 16. Which is the correct order for analysis?

Question 17 17. The theme of The Wolf in Sheep's Clothing is:

Question 18 18. Which of the following is NOT a step in analyzing an individual text?

Question 19 19. In Macbeth, Lady Macbeth demonstrates that _____.

Question 20 20. What is a B-Plot?

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Question 21 21. When a theme is universal, it _____.

Question 22 22. In Golding's novel The Lord of the Flies, one theme is _____.

Question 23 23. Without theme, most writing would be _____.

Question 24 24. Which of the following does NOT describe a theme?

Question 25 25. What is step 1 in comprehending a plot?

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Question 26 26. The social environment can be defined as:

Question 27 27. What type of plot technique involves a flashback in which the character remembers something that happened previously?

Question 28 28. What is a protagonist?

Question 29 29. Which of the following terms might be another word for 'motif'?

Question 30 30. To analyze a text means:

Literary Elements Chapter Exam Instructions

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