How to Find a Cause and Effect in a Story?


Cause and effect in a story is a sequence that shows something someone does or something that happened and then what the effects are from that. These can vary in stories but can also be easy to point out. When something happens that cases another reaction that is cause and effect.
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1. Some words can help you figure out which part of a sentence or paragraph is the cause or effect of an action. Learn to use words such as "because, "since, "therefore
A cause is something that happened in the story that changed anything major. The effect is what it changed. Examples can be- cause: someone important to the main character died effect
Cause and effect is when you do something, and it makes something else happen. Like if you do your homework, it will make it so you are smarter.
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