Save
Busy. Please wait.
Log in using Clever
or

show password
Forgot Password?

Don't have an account?  Sign up 
Sign up using Clever
or

Username is available taken
show password

why


Make sure to remember your password. If you forget it there is no way for StudyStack to send you a reset link. You would need to create a new account.
Your email address is only used to allow you to reset your password. See our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.


Already a StudyStack user? Log In

Reset Password
Enter the associated with your account, and we'll email you a link to reset your password.
focusNode
Didn't know it?
click below
 
Knew it?
click below
Don't know
Remaining cards (0)
Know
0:00
share
Embed Code - If you would like this activity on your web page, copy the script below and paste it into your web page.

  Normal Size     Small Size show me how

Short Story Def

QuestionAnswer
title the name of the story
author the person that wrote the story
setting when and where the story took place
main character who the story is about
character sketch a brief description of the character
stock characters minor characters in the story
climax the most exciting part of the story
1st person when the person telling the story is in the story (I, we, me)
3rd person when the person telling the story is not in the story (he, she, they)
theme the moral of the story
type what kind of story it is
conflict a struggle between opposing forces
man vs man when there is a disagreement or fight between two people
man vs nature when man is going against the elements
man vs society when a man is going against a large group of people
man vs himself when someone is making a decision
irony something unexpected
plot the steps involved in solving the problem in a story
narrator the person telling the story
fiction any literature that isn’t a true story
short story a story that solves one problem
tone the author’s attitude
mood how the story makes you feel
non-fiction a true story
Created by: lryan
 

 



Voices

Use these flashcards to help memorize information. Look at the large card and try to recall what is on the other side. Then click the card to flip it. If you knew the answer, click the green Know box. Otherwise, click the red Don't know box.

When you've placed seven or more cards in the Don't know box, click "retry" to try those cards again.

If you've accidentally put the card in the wrong box, just click on the card to take it out of the box.

You can also use your keyboard to move the cards as follows:

If you are logged in to your account, this website will remember which cards you know and don't know so that they are in the same box the next time you log in.

When you need a break, try one of the other activities listed below the flashcards like Matching, Snowman, or Hungry Bug. Although it may feel like you're playing a game, your brain is still making more connections with the information to help you out.

To see how well you know the information, try the Quiz or Test activity.

Pass complete!

"Know" box contains:
Time elapsed:
Retries:
restart all cards