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A series of events recorded in chronological order.
A series of events deliberately arranged so as to reveal dramatic, thematic, or emotional significance.
Covers a relatively long period of time in relatively short time.
Deals at length with a relatively short period of time.
Always necessary to fiction
Whatever has occurred before the plot begins
When the narrative travels back from its current action to depict the past in scenes
What is stated in any situation
Whatever remains unstated
What ancient philosopher said that a story must have a beginning, a middle, and an end?