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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Chapter 12.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What is the first way a writer can engage the reader?
(a) Creating a weak initial impression that improves quickly.
(b) Creating a weak initial impression that improves slowly.
(c) Creating an initial impression that does not appear strong or weak at first.
(d) Creating a strong initial impression.
2. Besides context, what else can a name provide for a character?
3. What type of pain and suffering for a character causes the reader's emotional investment to expand?
4. How much freedom do characters have to change in comedy?
(c) Only the central character can change in comedy.
5. What kind of traits should a writer use when first introducing a character?
Short Answer Questions
1. How often are sources of inspiration altered?
2. What can cause a reader to become more engaged with a character?
3. What does the author think about characters from unrelated ideas?
4. What Ayn Rand book, mentioned in Chapter 12, features sympathetic characters that are not transformed, but unmasked?
5. What kind of jeopardy can a character be placed in to evoke an emotional response from the reader?
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