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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Chapter 12.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What does the author think can also provide ideas for additional characters?
(a) The future of supporting characters.
(b) The pasts of supporting characters.
(c) The pasts of central characters.
(d) The future of central characters.
2. What type of reaction will an audience have to a character with opposing characteristics?
(a) Immediate, but not necessarily negative.
(b) Immediate and negative.
(c) Slow, but mostly negative.
(d) They may not respond at all.
3. What two things should a writer be open to translating into their characters and stories?
(a) Possibility and insight.
(b) Possibility and the unknown.
(c) Impossibility and the unknown.
(d) Impossibility and insight.
4. What is the first way a writer can engage the reader?
(a) Creating an initial impression that does not appear strong or weak at first.
(b) Creating a weak initial impression that improves quickly.
(c) Creating a weak initial impression that improves slowly.
(d) Creating a strong initial impression.
5. How much freedom do characters have to change in comedy?
(a) Only the central character can change in comedy.
Short Answer Questions
1. What are the other words used by the author to describe random transformations in characters?
2. What type of imperfections can be appealing to readers?
3. Which one of the following is not an example of how to vary the names of characters to distinguish them for the reader?
4. Which one of the following is an example listed in Chapter 12 of a transformation causing consequence that is beyond a character's control?
5. What is likely to cause an audience to connect with a character emotionally?
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