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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Chapter 12.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. How should a character's traits be designed in order to engage the reader?
(a) Different than other characters.
(b) Different than the intended audience.
(c) Similar to other characters.
(d) Similar to the intended audience.
2. What is likely to cause an audience to connect with a character emotionally?
(a) Appealing characteristics and/or values.
(b) Unexplained characteristics and/or thoughts.
(c) Appealing characteristics and/or thoughts.
(d) Unexplained characteristics and/or values.
3. What two ideals is the author blending in Chapter 9?
(a) The predictable with the unpredictable.
(b) The romantic with the realistic.
(c) The intelligent with the unintelligent.
(d) The selfish with the unselfish.
4. As explained in Chapter 12, which author wrote stories that featured characters that did not change by their own motives?
(a) Thomas Hardy.
(b) D. H. Lawrence.
(c) C. S. Forester.
(d) A A Milne.
5. How can a character effectively have a random transformation?
(a) Only in a world where everyone else changes.
(b) Only in a world where random change is abnormal.
(c) Only in a world where no one else changes.
(d) Only in a world where random change is normal.
Short Answer Questions
1. What happens to sources of inspiration once they are incorporated into characters?
2. How does the author describe writing based on an issue?
3. In order to avoid being boring, what does a character have to be?
4. In the author's opinion, what must a transformation be?
5. Which character in Pygmalion does the author use as an example of a character that changes him or herself?
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