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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 having more complex characters lead to?
(a) More possibilities.
(b) Less possibilities.
(c) More confusion.
(d) Less confusion.
2. Which one of the following is not a powerful resource for finding characters listed by the author?
(a) The writer's unrelated memories.
(b) The writer's previous works.
(c) The writer's feelings.
(d) The writer's self.
3. According to the author, where do characters come from?
(a) They must be purely fictional.
(b) They must be based on real life people.
(d) The author's mind.
4. What type of reputation can a character have?
(a) Deserved or not deserved.
(b) A character should not have a reputation.
(c) One that is not deserved.
(d) One that is deserved.
5. What does the author think about characters from unrelated ideas?
(a) It would be interesting, but it is not possible to put them together.
(b) It is both possible and interesting to put them together.
(c) It is possible to put them together, but not interesting.
(d) It is neither possible nor interesting to put them together.
Short Answer Questions
1. What kinds of situations can make a character more interesting?
2. How well do readers want to know characters in a book?
3. How many basic factors are there common to all forms of narrative writing?
4. What must a storyteller do when creating characters or events?
5. Which one of the following is not an example of a story where an idea is the primary narrative?
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