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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 does the author think can also provide ideas for additional characters?
(a) The pasts of central characters.
(b) The future of supporting characters.
(c) The future of central characters.
(d) The pasts of supporting characters.
2. How many ways are there to know a character?
(a) Only one.
(d) A few.
3. How many different aspects of creative writing are there?
4. 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.
5. What will help a writer to maintain consistency?
(a) Not having more than three central characters.
(b) Keeping a list of character traits and facts.
(c) Not having more than four supporting characters.
(d) Keeping a list of character names.
Short Answer Questions
1. Why is it necessary for a reader to care about the characters in a narrative?
2. What do the two questions the author poses at the end of Chapter 2 add to a novel?
3. According to the author, what is the purpose of fiction?
4. What does the author think about characters from unrelated ideas?
5. Which one of the following is not an example of a story where milieu is the prime narrative?
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