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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 is the function of a major character?
(a) To be interesting, but not necessarily believable.
(b) To be believable, but not necessarily interesting.
(c) To be neither interesting nor believable.
(d) To be interesting and believable.
2. What balance must be met when creating an endearing character?
(a) The balance between victimization and courage.
(b) The balance between a leader and a follower.
(c) The balance between loss and hope.
(d) The balance between right and wrong.
3. What kind of jeopardy can a character be placed in to evoke an emotional response from the reader?
(a) Only emotional and unbelievable.
(b) Only physical and believable.
(c) Physical or emotional, but unbelievable.
(d) Physical or emotional, but believable.
4. What do walk-ons lend to a narrative?
5. What makes the techniques for interjecting humor even more effective?
(a) An emotional, logical, or historical reason.
(b) An emotional or logical reason.
(c) An emotional or historical reason.
(d) A logical or historical reason.
Short Answer Questions
1. What type of motives should be included when writing a character that is more believable?
2. What does the term, "downplaying", refer to in comedy?
3. What can other characters provide for the main character?
4. In an event-driven narrative, what is the goal of the characters?
5. Which one of the following is not an example of a character trait that will gain an emotional connection with the reader?
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