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What are the five parts of plot?
a) Exposition, Rising Action, Climax, Falling Action, Resolution.
b) Resolution, Falling Action, Climax, Rising Action, Exposition.
c) Falling Action, Climax, Rising Action, Exposition, Resolution.
d) Climax, Falling Action, Exposition, Rising Action, Resolution.

The beginning of the story where the characters and the setting is revealed:
a) Exposition
b) Rising Action
c) Climax
d) Resolution.

This is where the events in the story become complicated and the conflict in the story is revealed (events between the introduction and climax).
a) Rising Action
b) Climax
c) Falling Action
d) Exposition.

This is the highest point of interest and the turning point of the story. The reader wonders what will happen next; will the conflict be resolved or not?
a) Climax
b) Falling Action
c) Resolution
d) Exposition.

The events and complications begin to resolve themselves. The reader knows what has happened next and if the conflict was resolved or not (events between climax and resolution).
a) Falling Action
b) Rising Action
c) Climax
d) Exposition

The Part of the plot that concludes the falling action by revealing or suggesting the outcome of the conflict.
a) Resolution
b) Exposition
c) Climax
d) Falling Action

What is situational irony?
a) The opposite situations occurs than what is expected.
b) When someone says something and means the opposite.
c) When the reader knows something that the character does not.
d) The setting of a story.

Which is an example of verbal irony?
a) It is raining outside and Jake says that it is nice out.
b) It is raining outside and Jake goes for a walk.
c) It is raining outside and Jake goes swimming.
d) It is raining outside and Jake says that it is ugly outside.

What is the setting of a story?
a) Where the story takes place.
b) The problem of a story.
c) The characters of a story.
d) The ending of a story.

Which story best demonstrates irony?
a) The Necklace
b) Mississippi Trial 1955
c) Jane Eyre
d) Hunger Games

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