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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Chapters 5 and 6.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What should a writer do when adding layers to a stereotyped character?
(a) Confuse the reader.
(b) Prove the reader wrong.
(c) Surprise the reader.
(d) Confirm the reader's expectations.
2. What type of reputation can a character have?
(a) A character should not have a reputation.
(b) Deserved or not deserved.
(c) One that is not deserved.
(d) One that is deserved.
3. What place can writers use as inspiration for their characters?
(a) Observation and another person's memory.
(b) Observation and memory.
(c) Memory, but not observation.
(d) Observation, but not memory.
4. How is the event described?
(a) What happens in the narrative and when.
(b) What happens in the narrative and why.
(c) What happens outside of the narrative and when.
(d) What happens outside of the narrative and why.
5. What do the readers and creators of a contemporary narrative believe about in-depth characterization?
(a) It is expected, but not necessary.
(b) It is both expected and necessary.
(c) It is necessary, but not expected.
(d) It is neither expected nor necessary.
Short Answer Questions
1. What is the author's theory about fiction in Chapter 5?
2. Why does a character in a novel pursue a transformation in his/her life?
3. How many of the basic elements of a narrative does milieu incorporate?
4. What should the writer's own experiences have in order to be used as fictional inspiration?
5. In a story where character is the primary focus, how many characters need to be fully developed?
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