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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Chapter 12.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. How can changes in people be perceived by others?
(a) They will always understand it.
(b) They will never understand it.
(c) They might not want to understand it.
(d) They might not understand it.
2. What exists to provide justification for unexplained changes?
3. What kinds of situations can make a character more interesting?
(a) Ones that the character has been in before.
(b) Ones that the reader is unaccustomed with.
(c) Ones that the character and the reader are expecting.
(d) Ones that the character is unaccustomed with.
4. Which one of the following is not a powerful resource for finding characters listed by the author?
(a) The writer's self.
(b) The writer's previous works.
(c) The writer's feelings.
(d) The writer's unrelated memories.
5. According to the author, what is an engaging narrative never about?
(a) Ordinary people doing ordinary things for ordinary reasons.
(b) Extraordinary people doing ordinary things for extraordinary reasons.
(c) Ordinary people doing ordinary things for extraordinary reasons.
(d) Ordinary people doing extraordinary things for extraordinary reasons.
Short Answer Questions
1. What is likely to cause an audience to connect with a character emotionally?
2. Which one of the following is an example listed in Chapter 12 of a transformation causing consequence that is beyond a character's control?
3. According to the quote that ends Chapter 3, where does the author believe a writer can find wonderful stories?
4. What will help a writer to maintain consistency?
5. What kind of jeopardy can a character be placed in to evoke an emotional response from the reader?
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