Third-Person Point of View: Definition & Examples


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Which of the following sentences does NOT use a third-person point of view?

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1. Which of the following statements is TRUE?

2. Which of the following works uses third-person objective?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

Third-person point of view is common in fiction, and this quiz/worksheet combo will help you test your understanding of the perspective. You'll be assessed on your ability to identify and define the different types of third-person narration.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

In these assessments you'll be tested on your understanding of:

  • Third-person omniscient
  • Third-person limited
  • Third-person objective
  • The narrator's role in a third-person narrative

Skills Practiced

  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important information from the related literature lesson
  • Distinguishing differences - compare and contrast topics from the lesson, such as third-person objective and omniscient
  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding third-person narration
  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to answer questions about the narrator's role in third-person narration

Additional Learning

To learn more about this point of view, review the accompanying lesson titled Third-Person Point of View: Definition & Examples. This lesson covers the following objectives:

  • Learn the definition of third-person point of view
  • Understand the uses of this perspective
  • Identify examples of third-person narration