What is Exposition? - Definition & Examples


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Exposition in a story is defined as

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1. Which of the following is not a way that a writer establishes exposition

2. Which statement below is true about exposition

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

You can expect questions about exposition in a story on this quiz/worksheet combo. In addition, you should know ways that a writer establishes exposition, as well as another word for exposition.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

In order to pass the quiz, you should know:

  • The definition of exposition
  • Ways writers establish exposition
  • What an internal monologue is
  • Another word for exposition

Skills Practiced

This quiz and worksheet allow students to test the following skills:

  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important information from the related exposition in writing lesson
  • Making connections - use understanding of the concept of exposition to identify another term used for the concept
  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding internal monologue in writing
  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to answer questions about the use of exposition in writing

Additional Learning

The lesson, What is Exposition? - Definition & Examples, can help you learn more if you are interested in furthering your study on exposition. It covers objectives like:

  • Listing five ways exposition can be delivered in a story
  • Understanding exposition in 'Star Wars' and 'Goldilocks and the Three Bears'
  • Knowing how much exposition to include in a narrative