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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. How necessary is it for characters to be more than stereotypes in a narrative where an idea is the primary focus?
(a) The characters are never more than stereotypes in a narrative.
(b) Somewhat necessary.
(c) Rarely necessary.
(d) Very necessary.
2. What is part of the reader's experience of the milieu?
(a) The strangeness and familiarity of the characters.
(b) The normalcy and unpredictability of the characters.
(c) The strangeness and unfamiliarity of the characters.
(d) The normalcy and predictability of the characters.
3. How is the event described?
(a) What happens outside of the narrative and why.
(b) What happens in the narrative and why.
(c) What happens in the narrative and when.
(d) What happens outside of the narrative and when.
4. According to the quote that ends Chapter 3, where does the author believe a writer can find wonderful stories?
(a) No landscapes on earth.
(b) Very few landscapes on earth.
(c) Any landscape on earth.
(d) Most landscapes on earth.
5. How many ways are there to know a character?
(c) A few.
(d) Only one.
Short Answer Questions
1. What kind of jeopardy can a character be placed in to evoke an emotional response from the reader?
2. What is the author's theory about fiction in Chapter 5?
3. Besides context, what else can a name provide for a character?
4. What does the contract between an author and a reader state?
5. What does the writer use with words to achieve his/her main goals?
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