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nikitasing | Student, Undergraduate | (Level 1) Honors

Posted November 17, 2012 at 1:52 AM via web

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Susan Glaspell, Trifles

Susan Glaspell, Trifles.
What happens in the play
What section of the play constitutes its rising action
What section of the play constitutes its falling action
How do characters’ actions advance the play’s plot

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litteacher8 | Middle School Teacher | (Level 1) Distinguished Educator

Posted November 22, 2012 at 1:45 AM (Answer #2)

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The story takes place in a farmhouse after a horrific murder.  John Wright has been strangled, and his wife is a suspect.  Henry Peters is the sheriff investigating.  Most of the play is about discovering what happened.

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