Fallen Angels Name: __________________________

Literary Concept #3

As a war novel, Fallen Angels is filled with conflicts between opposing forces. An external conflict involves a character pitted against an outside force, such as nature, a physical obstacle, or another character. An internal conflict is a struggle that occurs within a character. Fill out the chart below with specific examples of each type of conflict and the outcomes.

Type of Conflict

Examples From the Novel


Internal conflict within Richie Perry











External conflict between two characters











External conflict between two groups











External conflict between characters and the physical environment