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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 the writer's own experiences have in order to be used as fictional inspiration?
(a) Emotional, theoretical, or experiential connection with a character.
(b) Theoretical, spiritual, or experiential connection with a character.
(c) Emotional, spiritual, or experiential connection with a character.
(d) Emotional, theoretical, or spiritual connection with a character.
2. What must a writer define in creative writing?
(a) Style and point of view, but not tone.
(b) Tone and point of view, but not style.
(c) Style and tone, but not point of view.
(d) Style, tone, and point of view.
3. What is the function of a major character?
(a) To be interesting, but not necessarily believable.
(b) To be believable, but not necessarily interesting.
(c) To be neither interesting nor believable.
(d) To be interesting and believable.
4. In a story where character is the primary focus, how many characters need to be fully developed?
(a) Very few of them.
(b) None of them.
(c) Not all of them.
(d) At least half of them.
5. What happens to sources of inspiration once they are incorporated into characters?
(a) They are added to or completely changed.
(b) They are added to or exaggerated.
(c) They are exaggerated or completely changed.
(d) They are added to, exaggerated, or completely changed.
Short Answer Questions
1. How does the author define an idea?
2. What is the author's theory about fiction in Chapter 5?
3. On a basic level, which one of the following defines character in a narrative?
4. Which of the following is not an example of a broad stroke definition?
5. According to the author, what is the purpose of fiction?
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