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MTTC English: Literary Elements Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. The social environment can be defined as:

Question 2 2. Longer pieces of literature can have several themes. One theme in The Diary of Anne Frank: A Play is:

Question 3 3. Stage directions do all of the following EXCEPT:

Question 4 4. How's does an era's zeitgeist affect an author's work?

Question 5 5. Which statement below BEST defines a theme used in literature?

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Question 6 6. The end of a plot is called what?

Question 7 7. Hamlet's struggle with his own cowardice in confronting his uncle shows which type of conflict?

Question 8 8. Which of the following statements is UNTRUE of traditional plot structure?

Question 9 9. How do a soliloquy and an aside differ?

Question 10 10. Which shows the external conflict of Romeo and Juliet?

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Question 11 11. An external conflict can take place between the protagonist and...

Question 12 12. What is a theme for 'Flowers for Algernon'?

Question 13 13. Which of the following statements about universal theme is correct?

Question 14 14. Which of the following statements best defines theme?

Question 15 15. Which detail from 'The Monkey's Paw' directly supports the theme of that story?

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Question 16 16. Which of the following is an element that contributes to a poem's content?

Question 17 17. What is poetic form?

Question 18 18. How is drama different from prose?

Question 19 19. Another word for the main character in a story is...

Question 20 20. 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?

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

Question 22 22. What is theme in literature?

Question 23 23. The theme of The Tortoise and the Hare is:

Question 24 24. How many acts are there in a traditional film plot?

Question 25 25. A theme for 'Rikki-Tikki-Tavi' is...

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Question 26 26. Which of the following would be an example of universal theme?

Question 27 27. Setting can be defined as:

Question 28 28. Which of the following is an element that contributes to a poem's form?

Question 29 29. Which of the following statements is true?

Question 30 30. What is poetic content?

MTTC English: Literary Elements Chapter Exam Instructions

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