Rising action is a related series of of incidents that build toward the point of greatest interests the rising action is when the guy is sneaking in to the old mans house to get the eye."It was that one of his eyes looked like the eye of a vulture".
A climax is point at which the conflict is resolved and the story outcome is clear (turning point) the climax is when the guy kills the old man and puts him in the bath tub to cut him up to put him under the floor . "There was no blood to wash out .The tub had caught it all. Ha Ha".
Falling action is after the climax has been reached and the conflict has been resolved.(stars to wrap up)The falling action is the old mans body is under the officers and him and then the heart beats louder and louder until the guy admitted he was under them and the guy got caught and arrested. "Villains" "Enough! I admit the deed! Tear up the planks! Here here! It is the beating of his hideous heart!"