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plot vocab

plot the events that occur in a story;what is done to solve a problem in a story
exposition the first part of the plot where characters,setting, and basic situation are revealed in a story
setting where and when a story takes place
inciting incident the event that sets the story in motion and makes the rest of the story possible; the first event of the rising action
rising action the main part of the story that moves the plot along and where the complications arise;the main events/complication leading up to climax
complication difficulties that makes it harder to solve the major conflict of the story
climax the most exciting or intense part of the story when the greatest complication appears; it is usually a turning point where the major conflict comes to its peak and is solved
falling action events that follow the climax to lead to the resolution and also where the more minor conflicts are resolved
Created by: cwebb55