The Exposition is when Esperanza is living on her familys farm in Mexico. You can tell that she is happy before he father died and they had to move to California.
Esperanza the protagonist. she is 13 years old. when her father is killed she has to move to california. She then has to battle through hardships like tending the fields and making sure theres enough food on the table to accompany her sick mother for not being able to provide for them.
Tio Lucas and Tio Marco. are the antagonists in Esperanza rising . They are responsible for fathers death and burning down Esperanzas home. they also kept Abuelita's money away from Esperanza
The main internal conflict for Esperanza is when she has to move to California and live her life in California that she pictured as beautiful and luxurious but ended up being very hard for her.
In the rising action of the book Esperanza realiZes that she has actually become richer by being poorer. She made the breakthrough that she doesn't need glamor to be rich she needs freinds and family she cares about
The climax is when Miguel one of Esperanza's closest freinds bring her Abuelita to California proving that her life isnt so bad after all. she realiZes with freinds and family that she can be hapy after all.