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Cause and effect is the idea that a certain action results because of another action. It is basically the idea that all actions have consequences, whether good or bad. The correlation of one event to another. More »

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To teach cause and effect, give concrete examples of how cause and effect works, and allow the students to practice with their own scenarios. Explain that there are consequences for actions and provide a list of causes s... More »

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One example of false cause and effect is using the scientific observation that increased temperature correlates with increased pressure to make the assumption that temperature causes pressure. Another example is observin... More »

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Rising action is the development of drama or conflict within a story. Rising action relates to the hurdles that stand in the way of a character's goals and how he eventually overcomes those goals. More »

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The rising action in "The Monkey's Paw" concerns the revelation and explanation of the paw and the growing tension following the first two wishes. Each of these moments is critical to the story and heightens the sense of... More »

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