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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Chapters 10 and 11.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What kind of jeopardy can a character be placed in to evoke an emotional response from the reader?
(a) Only emotional and unbelievable.
(b) Physical or emotional, but unbelievable.
(c) Only physical and believable.
(d) Physical or emotional, but believable.
2. What can cause a reader to become more engaged with a character?
(a) Making what is happening to a character more important to that character.
(b) Making what is happening to a character more important to all other characters.
(c) Making what is happening to a character more important to only the minor characters.
(d) Making what is happening to a character more important to another character.
3. What should a writer do when adding layers to a stereotyped character?
(a) Prove the reader wrong.
(b) Surprise the reader.
(c) Confirm the reader's expectations.
(d) Confuse the reader.
4. What is a key contributor to a character's attitude?
(a) The present.
(b) The past, present, and future.
(c) The future.
(d) The past.
5. Which one of the following is not an example of how to vary the names of characters to distinguish them for the reader?
(b) Ending letters.
(c) Number of syllables.
Short Answer Questions
1. What type of reaction will an audience have to a character with opposing characteristics?
2. What is a writer's fundamental responsibility?
3. What makes the techniques for interjecting humor even more effective?
4. Which perspective is placed on the humor by a writer in a comedy?
5. How will the story itself suggest characters?
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