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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 is a narrative that is focused on an event trying to make sense of?
2. Why should sources of inspiration be altered?
(a) To make them more familiar.
(b) To make them more mysterious.
(c) To make them more effective.
(d) To make them more unrealistic
3. What will help a writer to maintain consistency?
(a) Not having more than three central characters.
(b) Not having more than four supporting characters.
(c) Keeping a list of character traits and facts.
(d) Keeping a list of character names.
4. Which one of the following is not an example of a story where an idea is the primary narrative?
5. What is a writer's fundamental responsibility?
(a) To observe, absorb, and analyze the world.
(b) To observe and analyze the world, but never to absorb it.
(c) To observe and absorb the world, but never to analyze it.
(d) To observe the world, but never to absorb nor to analyze it.
Short Answer Questions
1. With what does the author intend to help writers?
2. How many different aspects of creative writing are there?
3. What kind of narrative should a storyteller use?
4. What kinds of situations can make a character more interesting?
5. What does the author think about characters from unrelated ideas?
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