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This is the most common form of stereotype
a) Exaggeration
b) Generalization
c) Historical factors
d) Discrimination

This occurs when someone does not accept another person because they are different in some way
a) Exaggeration
b) Generalization
c) Discrimination
d) Historical factors

A form of stereotype where we overemphasize differences between groups
a) Exaggeration
b) Discrimination
c) Historical Factors
d) Generalization

An example of this form of stereotyping would be hating all germans because of WWII
a) Exaggeration
b) Generalization
c) Historical Factors
d) None of the above

The name of Melinda's high school
a) Merry High School
b) Merryweather High School
c) George Washington High School
d) None of the above

Assumed characteristics based on a large group of individuals whose beliefs, habits, and actions are similar.
a) Judgement
b) Discrimination
c) Stereotype
d) None of the above

What does Melinda's last name mean in italian?
a) Outcast
b) Shame
c) Mute
d) None of the above

The main character who undergoes a change or overcomes an obstacle
a) Metaphor
b) Simile
c) Antagonist
d) Protagonist

Giving human characteristics to inanimate objects or abstract ideas.
a) Personification
b) Symbolism
c) Metaphor
d) Simile

When the author presents hints or clues for something that will happen later in the book
a) Irony
b) Foreshadowing
c) Symbolism
d) None of the above

A figure of speech in which a comparison is made between two unlike things that actually have something in common
a) Simile
b) Personification
c) Foreshadowing
d) Metaphor

Comparing two unlike things using like or as
a) Simile
b) Metaphor
c) Symbolism
d) Irony

Major turning point that allows the protagonist to resolve the conflict
a) Setting
b) Theme
c) Irony
d) Climax

The character or force that provides the obstacle in a novel
a) Protagonist
b) Antagonist
c) Climax
d) Symbolism

The antagonist in the novel Speak
a) IT
b) Andy Evans
c) Andy Beast
d) All of the above

Melinda's Ex-best friend
a) Rachel Bruin
b) Ivy
c) Nicole
d) Heather

Melinda's Social Studies teacher..
a) Hairwomen
b) Mr. Freeman
c) Mr. Neck
d) None of the above

An important and often times recurring them in a work of literature
a) Motif
b) Symbol
c) Foreshadowing
d) Metaphor

The tree, Changing mascot, couch, and weather are all.....
a) Metaphors
b) Similes
c) Symbols
d) None of the above

The time and place in a work of fiction is called the...
a) Place
b) Setting
c) Center
d) Climax

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