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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Chapter 12.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What exists to provide justification for unexplained changes?
2. What can other characters provide for the main character?
(a) Assistance, but never conflict.
(b) Neither conflict nor assistance.
(c) Conflict or assistance.
(d) Conflict, but never assistance.
3. How can a character appear to change while remaining unchanged?
(a) The author does not develop the character effectively.
(b) The reader is misinterpreting the character.
(c) They only change in front of certain characters.
(d) They reveal the truth about who they were all along.
4. What will the writer have with more important characters and changes?
(a) More of a need to explain the transformation.
(b) Less of a need to explain the transformation.
(c) More time to explain the transformation.
(d) Less time to explain the transformation.
5. According to the author in the beginning of Chapter 12, what changes along with people?
(a) Their goals.
(b) Their attitude.
(c) Their behavior.
(d) Their situation.
Short Answer Questions
1. Besides context, what else can a name provide for a character?
2. Why should sources of inspiration be altered?
3. Which series of novels by Robert Parker are listed as an example of characters that are influenced to change?
4. How much freedom do characters have to change in comedy?
5. Which one of the following is an example of a character that remains unchanged?
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