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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Chapter 12.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What part of a character's name provides a clear starting point for defining that character's context?
(a) The first name.
(b) The middle name.
(c) The last name.
(d) The reason they were given the name.
2. What type of physical appearance can make a character more engaging?
(a) Appealing and specific.
(b) Appealing and subtle.
(c) Appealing and blatant.
(d) Appealing, but vague.
3. Besides context, what else can a name provide for a character?
4. What Ayn Rand book, mentioned in Chapter 12, features sympathetic characters that are not transformed, but unmasked?
(a) The Voice of Reason.
(c) The Fountainhead.
(d) We the Living.
5. How much fiction uses random transformation?
Short Answer Questions
1. Which one of the following is not an example of a character trait that will gain an emotional connection with the reader?
2. How much freedom do characters have to change in comedy?
3. What does the author think about characters from unrelated ideas?
4. What will a writer discover when they take their eyes off of the main character?
5. In the author's opinion, what must a transformation be?
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