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Parts of Plot

Here are the parts of plot and their definitions for Friday's quiz!
STUDY
PLAY
Plot
The series of related events that make up a story
Exposition
Characters, setting and conflict are introduced
Rising Action
The events and complications that lead up to the climax as the character tries to solve the problem. Tension increases!
Climax
The turning point of the story where the outcome is decided one way or another. This is the most intense part of a story. Tension is at its peak!
Falling Action
The result of the climax. The conflict begins to be settled. Tension decreases.
Resolution
The conflict is solved. Loose ends are tied up. The story comes to a close.