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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. In Chapter 11, what does the author state makes a character believable?
(a) The allusion to truth.
(b) The illusion of truth.
(c) The absence of truth.
(d) The portrayal of truth.
2. What kind of jeopardy can a character be placed in to evoke an emotional response from the reader?
(a) Physical or emotional, but unbelievable.
(b) Physical or emotional, but believable.
(c) Only physical and believable.
(d) Only emotional and unbelievable.
3. What kind of traits should a writer use when first introducing a character?
4. 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 another character.
(d) Making what is happening to a character more important to only the minor characters.
5. What does the writer use with words to achieve his/her main goals?
(b) Poetic license.
Short Answer Questions
1. When is telling a story valuable to a narrative?
2. How does the author describe the act of creative writing in the Introduction?
3. In an event-driven narrative, what is the goal of the characters?
4. How do the motives of a believable character affect the direction of the story?
5. According to the author in Chapter 10, what is comedy almost always about?
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