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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Chapter 12.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What is likely to cause an audience to connect with a character emotionally?
(a) Appealing characteristics and/or values.
(b) Unexplained characteristics and/or values.
(c) Unexplained characteristics and/or thoughts.
(d) Appealing characteristics and/or thoughts.
2. What happens to sources of inspiration once they are incorporated into characters?
(a) They are exaggerated or completely changed.
(b) They are added to or exaggerated.
(c) They are added to, exaggerated, or completely changed.
(d) They are added to or completely changed.
3. As explained in Chapter 12, which author wrote stories that featured characters that did not change by their own motives?
(a) A A Milne.
(b) C. S. Forester.
(c) D. H. Lawrence.
(d) Thomas Hardy.
4. Which series of novels by Robert Parker are listed as an example of characters that are influenced to change?
(a) Sunny Randall.
(b) Philip Marlowe.
(d) Jesse Stone.
5. What can other characters provide for the main character?
(a) Conflict, but never assistance.
(b) Neither conflict nor assistance.
(c) Assistance, but never conflict.
(d) Conflict or assistance.
Short Answer Questions
1. Which character in Pygmalion does the author use as an example of a character that changes him or herself?
2. What is a writer's fundamental responsibility?
3. According to the quote that ends Chapter 3, where does the author believe a writer can find wonderful stories?
4. In the author's opinion, what must a transformation be?
5. Which one of the following is not an example the author uses as a way to add emotional intensity to a character?
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