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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 the subtitle of "Characters and Viewpoint", what are the three objectives that the author promises to deliver?
(a) How to find, invent, and portray characters.
(b) How to invent, label, and portray characters.
(c) How to invent, construct, and animate characters.
(d) How to find, invent, and construct characters.
2. What does the author think about characters from unrelated ideas?
(a) It is neither possible nor interesting to put them together.
(b) It is possible to put them together, but not interesting.
(c) It is both possible and interesting to put them together.
(d) It would be interesting, but it is not possible to put them together.
3. What balance must be met when creating an endearing character?
(a) The balance between loss and hope.
(b) The balance between victimization and courage.
(c) The balance between right and wrong.
(d) The balance between a leader and a follower.
4. What does the term, "downplaying", refer to in comedy?
(a) Making less of a triumph instead of more.
(b) Making less of a setback instead of more.
(c) Making more of a triumph instead of less.
(d) Making more of a setback instead of less.
5. How should a character's traits be designed in order to engage the reader?
(a) Different than other characters.
(b) Similar to other characters.
(c) Different than the intended audience.
(d) Similar to the intended audience.
Short Answer Questions
1. How is the event described?
2. What type of relationships can contribute to a character's attitude?
3. What type of attitude should a character have with reference to events?
4. On a basic level, which one of the following defines character in a narrative?
5. What two things should a writer be open to translating into their characters and stories?
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