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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Chapter 12.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What should the writer's own experiences have in order to be used as fictional inspiration?
(a) Emotional, theoretical, or spiritual connection with a character.
(b) Emotional, spiritual, or experiential connection with a character.
(c) Emotional, theoretical, or experiential connection with a character.
(d) Theoretical, spiritual, or experiential connection with a character.
2. What will many experienced authors claim about their characters?
(a) They were inspired by history.
(b) They were taken from life.
(c) They were taken from other literary works.
(d) They were completely invented for the story.
3. What is one of fiction's most important purposes?
(a) To make the reader feel less sorrow.
(b) To make the reader feel less uncomfortable.
(c) To make the reader feel more sorrow.
(d) To make the reader feel more uncomfortable.
4. What must accompany self-sacrifice in an engaging character?
5. In the author's opinion, what must a transformation be?
(d) Justified and logical.
Short Answer Questions
1. How often are sources of inspiration altered?
2. How should a character's traits be designed in order to engage the reader?
3. Which one of the following is not an example the author uses as a way to add emotional intensity to a character?
4. According to the author in the beginning of Chapter 12, what changes along with people?
5. What can other characters provide for the main character?
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